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DIY Pallet Coffee Table

Another pallet DIY today. We just love our reclaimed wood projects. I’ve been wanting Mike to make a new coffee table for our...
DIY Solar Projects

DIY Solar Projects Made Simple – Even Forrest Gump Could Do This

Most folks have the “idea” that solar costs lots of big bucks. But the truth of the matter is – solar energy is an...
DIY Smoker

Smokehouse Build From Pallets | DIY Smoker For Less Than $100

No DIY buff will back down from this DIY smoker project–a smokehouse build from pallets you can be proud of! It’s a bit of...
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I Bet You Can’t Build A Polymer 80 Custom Glock 19..For Less!

This is by far the MOST AFFORDABLE way to build a Polymer 80 Custom Glock 19, aka Polymer 80 PF940C / PF940V2.
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How To Build A Root Cellar

Before refrigeration, the root cellar was an essential way to keep carrots, turnips, beets, parsnips, potatoes, and other root vegetables fresh through the winter...

Sofa Table Constructed From A Salvaged Pallet

I've been looking online for a used sofa table that I could use in my living room. After several weeks shopping Craigslist, used furniture...
Spoon

Carve Your Own Cookware: 5 DIY Utensils For Camp

Whether you’re camping with few supplies, have chosen to live off-grid, or in a post-apocalyptic situation that forces you to live in...

How To Make And Install DIY Hurricane Shutters

If you live in hurricane country, finding effective storm protection for your windows is crucial for minimizing damage to your home. There are many...
DIY Lanterns

5 DIY Projects To Get Your Kids Through A Rainy Summer Day

When it’s sunny, 80 degrees and feels like the perfect day for a dip in Lake Michigan, we Chicagoans know exactly what that means:...
Butter

Make Fresh Homemade Butter With Heavy Cream And A Mason Jar

Making fresh homemade butter at home is SUPER simple. All you need is heavy cream, a jar, and some elbow grease. Here’s how to...