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Category Archives: Home Improvement


Water leaks can cause all sorts of havok. If a leak goes undetected for too long, it can rot a floor. While it is a huge mess, it is very simple to remove the rotted area and replace it. In Read more…


Things You Can Do With 2x Lumber I really think 2x lumber is awesome… To me, it seems more economical to buy 2x lumber and rip it down to suit my needs especially ripping 2x4s into 2x2s (I can’t seem Read more…


How to Install Drawer Slides When I first started woodworking, I found drawer slides to be very intimidating! I could not figure out how to get the hardware on the cabinet side to line up perfectly with the hardware on Read more…


How I Used Polycrylic in an HVLP Sprayer I have to admit… I’m not really a huge fan of Minwax Polycrylic. Its not that it is a bad product – it really isn’t – I just never have good luck Read more…


Install a Drain on an Outdoor Sink It has been a year since I built the outdoor sink and connected the faucet for it. I am crazy about the sink and faucet – they came in so handy over the Read more…


Build a Shed with Old Doors – Part Three Part One of this fabulous shed focused on the cut list, the materials and any related notes about the project while Part Two focused on building the platform and the framing Read more…


In the last post, I shared pictures of my kitchen before and during the remodel. It took me seven months to complete the project but it was time well spent! Take a look at the new layout… Now, more than Read more…


How to Replace the Cord on a Power Tool I’m not sure if I am the only one who is so lucky… It never fails that something happens to one of my tools while I am using it. For example, Read more…


DIY Supplies from the Discount Store A lot of DIY projects generally require a ton of supplies. Often times, these supplies can be expensive! I have compiled a list of DIY supplies from the discount store that can be inexpensively Read more…


An Inexpensive Option for Dust Collection on the Table Saw This post contains an affiliate link! I do not have a shop, so I work outdoors under my carport. The poor car is relegated to the yard! Anyway, dust from Read more…

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