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How to Build a Wooden Clothing Rack

Is your closet overflowing with clothes? You can build this practical and stylish clothing rack in a day by following these plans.

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How to Build a DIY Infrared Sauna

Get all the benefits of a sauna without the expensive health club membership.


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How to Build a Portable DIY Sauna

DIY a portable sauna? No sweat.


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How to Recess Hinges on a Door

Learn how to mortise door hinges using a router.


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How to Install Cabinet Crown Molding

Upgrade your kitchen cabinets with crown molding. We'll show you how.

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How to Make a DIY Storage Ottoman

Build this footstool and gain a perfect place to stow your stuff.


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The Best Places To Buy DIY Welding Tools

Want to try your hand at welding, but not sure where to get the right equipment? Here are some of...

How to Split Hostas

Splitting hostas will make for a healthier plant and will propagate new plants. Here's when, and how, you split hostas.


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How to Make Solar-Powered House Numbers

Your dinner guests will never miss your house again once you install these solar-powered house numbers.


How to Build a DIY Nightstand

Learn how to build your own custom nightstand using minimal tools and moderate woodworking skills.


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How to Make a DIY Bread Box

Back in the day, people stored their bread in a special box in the kitchen or pantry. Relive those days...

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How to Build a Garage Storage Wall

A customizable clutter-buster that turns your garage into a mudroom.


20 Bad Spring Yard Work Habits You Need to Stop Doing

It's been a long winter and you're ready to start some yard work. But before you grab that rake or...


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How to Remove and Get Paint Out of Clothes

Find out how to remove paint from clothes with these tried and true methods.


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20 Essential Painting Tools for Your Next Project, According to Painting Pros

We scoured the shelves of paint stores, surfed the internet and picked the brains of painting pros to...


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How To Build A Wall-Mounted Bike Rack With Storage

This two-hour project for a wall-mounted bike rack is a simple yet inventive way to get your bike off of...

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How to Build a Garden Fountain

Cast this fountain in a weekend with a few bags of concrete and some hardware odds and ends.


How to Build an Entryway Coat Rack and Storage Bench

If your entryway is littered with shoes and jackets, purses and book bags,...



How to Properly Use a Roof Safety Harness

Be safeā€”use roof brackets, a safety harness and commonsense rules


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How to Build a DIY Wood Workbench: Super Simple $50 Bench

Got two hours to kill? Do we have a workbench for you!