FYI: Why Tape Measure Claws Move Around
Today a friend asked me a question that the folks at Stanley tell me they hear all the time: why does the claw — you know, the little catch at the end of your short tape measure — move back and forth? Is it just poorly attached? The short answer: no,...
Top 10 Hack to Organize Your Kitchen
Creative Uses for Dryer Sheets
Here is a list of alternate handy uses for fabric softener dryer sheets you might find handy: A sheet will repel mosquitoes on your patio.
Wood joinery and jigs
Organize and hide your TV cords
Learn how to corral those crazy cords from your television and audio/video equipment by hiding them in a decorative box.
Sand and Sisal: Installing Baseboard
Most Clever Accent Wall Idea? Shutter Wall Insanity. Duh....
This from Olive and Love has been on my diy ideas list for a month or two. I am pretty sure that I will never have the time or energy to make my own, but I couldn't put off sharing it any longer.
FZLed PAR38 22-Watt LED Spotlight (Product Review)
Photo: Michael Graham RichardThe Future of Lighting, TodayFor technical reasons previously mentioned (Haitz's Law), LED technology is extremely likely to become the dominant lighting technology over the next few years. But like all still-maturing
Infographic: Home Improvements that Pay You Back
With energy costs rising by an average of 6 percent every year, what's a homeowner to do? Green-ovate! After paying for themselves, many green home improvements have a return on investment that far outperforms CDs, savings accounts, and the stock mar...
Reader Rehab: A Photographer's Kitchen in London: Remodelista...
Dressier Dresser | Bower Power
You guys didn't think that we used an entire gallon of paint on our new bed, did you?
this & that: Countertops
Backyard Shed Turned Home Office
Reader Brian DeHamer needed a home office but lived in a crowded house, so instead he used extra space out behind his garage. He writes: When our first son was born, it quickly became clear that it was going to be difficult to continue working from h...
Odd Job Tool by Crescent - 11 Tools in One Multitool
Best Organizing Ideas Ever - Part 2 - SlapDashMom.com
Recipes, Crafts, Rants and more!
Projects: Home Improvement
Fresh-Air Outdoor Showers - Sortrature
27 Ways To Rethink Your Bed
It's where the magic happens. Whether you need a new bed or just some extra storage, here are some clever ideas to turn your bed into the sanctuary it deserves to be.