DIY

How To Make an Advanced Tea Bag Dish Holder out of Wood Scraps

You can make good use of the wood scraps around you by creating smart things around the house. In this guide, I will show you how to turn a piece of recycled wood such as a panel into a vintage-looking tea bag dish holder. The materials you need include wood scrap, paint, and wood glue….

From a Chain on a Chainsaw to a Handsaw

You can make a handsaw from an old chainsaw chain. The materials you need for this task are a welding torch, grinder, a chainsaw, metal bars, full-threaded bolts and nuts, spray can, safety gloves and helmet, clamp, power drill, and a wing nut. Here is a how-to guide. Turn the round chain into a straight…

How to Build an Outdoor Coffee Table Easy

Who doesn’t like enjoying their coffee outdoors? You too can have a piping hot cup of coffee in your garden or patio. But to do so, you would first need a sturdy coffee table that can hold your coffee. Although you can buy one from any furniture store, you can also save money and build…

How To Make A Post Box From A Wood Pallet

Tired of seeing over-the-top, ready-made post boxes? Want to make a simple, tailor-made postbox just for yourself? Well, with even the wood from an old pallet, you too can create a fashionable postbox for your humble abode! If you’re wondering how, just follow this meticulous tutorial to turn your old pallet into a delightful little…

How Much Does a New HVAC System Add To The Value Of A House?

The value of the average home increases up to 10% with the addition of a new HVAC system. Let’s face it. Your home isn’t just a place to live, it’s also an investment for your future whether you’re looking to sell it or renovate/upgrade. In both cases, however, an old HVAC system may diminish returns…

How To Make An Infinity-Cube From An Old Bicycle Chain

Time to get creative again with some fresh inspiration drawn from what would otherwise be considered waste! In the video that follows, the author presents a simple DIY approach to revive your old bicycle chain into something valuable. Transition an old, broken, and rusty chain into a brand new infinity cube to engage your wit….

How to Restore an Old 2 Handed Saw and Make a Knife

Who says you have to ditch your aged two-handed saw? If the proverbial “old is gold” saying is anything to go by, then an old saw can easily be restored into something goldish. How, you might ask? Check out the following step-by-step tutorial where the author lays out all the simple tricks you need to…

How To Weld A Rose On A Stilk

Roses don’t just grow in the garden; they can grow on your scrap metal too if you know how to work that out. With just a piece of rebar and a plain metal sheet, you can produce a masterpiece and turn it into a present or souvenir for someone special. Tag along with the author…

How To Set Up a Mig Welder Like an Expert

Some people would say Christmas is the happiest day of the year. I disagree. The happiest day of the year is New Welder set up day. And although I made this amazing new holiday up, it’s more than just fun and games. You might follow the instruction book, installing the gun, calibrating the settings and…