Home Repairs Verses Home Improvements
My I ask do you know the difference? Home improvements verses home repairs, what is the difference? I feel it is the…
Working With Wood Basics
Ever thought about becoming an amateur ( or professional ) carpenter but have been put of by the working with wood…
Successful Wood Projects Start With A Good Woodworking
Wood is one of the most widely used natural materials in the world. Woodworking is basically carving, sawing, fastening…
Off Grid House Plans
Part 1 by Jonathan M. King. If you start to look for off grid house plans on line, it doesn't take long before you…
Woodworking Machinery
Once the basics of woodworking are under your belt and you want to expand your knowledge a little further you may want…
Solar Panels For Electricity - Just the Tip Of
It seems that lots of people are searching for information about Solar Panels for Electricity. Although Solar Panels…
DIY Articles (248)
Budget Tips for Your Next Diy Remodeling Project
Money always seems to be the biggest obstacle when it comes doing any construction in or around your home. I can relate to that because I myself like to save money anyway I can when I'm planning on a DIY remodeling project. Sure you can pay someone to do the…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Mar 27, 2011  
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Easy Home Automation -- How does Insteon Home Automation Work?
Home automation can improve home living -- If your eyes glaze over at the words "home automation" -- you're not alone. It sounds so . . robotic . . . so complicated . . . and so expensive. But if you've ever experienced the safety and convenience of turning on…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Feb 22, 2011  
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How to Build Solar Panels Step by Step
The arrival of DIY solar panels is expected to change the way an average home is powered. The real hurdle with home solar panels for many years has been their prohibitive initial cost, which are difficult to recover in trickles with monthly energy savings over a number of years. DIY…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Jun 28, 2011  
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DIY SolarPanels Replacing High-priced Commercial Solar Panels
Low-cost DIY Solar Panels are fast replacing expensive ready made solar panels for home use. The evolution of solar technology has finally reached a point where it is now practical, affordable, and accessible to all. Until recently, renewable solar energy for home use was a fancy term with little practical…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Jun 19, 2011  
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Alternative Energy, a Beneficial Investment?
Today, alternative energy for the home makes good sense. A low cost system to offset the rising cost of electricity. Another benefit of any alternative energy generator is the fact that there are no harmful emissions.
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Feb 02, 2011  
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How to Build Solar Panels
The idea of powering homes with solar energy has generated plenty of euphoria and excitement in recent years. Solar energy is clean, renewable, and cheap. It is not only environment friendly, but also reduces the monthly energy bills of a household drastically. However, despite the obvious advantages of solar energy,…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Jun 28, 2011  
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Easy Home Automation - How to Control Home Lights With Your Smartphone
If you have a web-enabled smartphone you probably wonder how you ever got along without it. With a touch on an app you can bring up your favorite content to the screen in your hand. Now there are home automation smartphone apps that allow you to turn your home lights…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Feb 16, 2011  
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The Joys Of DIY
If you are on this page, the chances are, you, like me enjoy having a go at diy! It may be becausethe missus has asked you to "fix that shelf" or "sort out that leaking tap", or maybe your other half doesn't like or 'get round to' doing these jobs…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Jun 27, 2011  
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No One Home Or House is Perfect
Tips selling your home, Home Improvement Concerns We all have concerns when it comes to improving our homes. Will this add value? How much is too much? How long will we hold onto this property? Will we get our money back? All great questions! The answer is not all of…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Feb 23, 2014  
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Commercial Roofing Lancaster PA
Do you require another top or top repair to your business building? Well when you addressed yes to this inquiry then there are numerous things you have to know and numerous inquiries to think about before employing an organization to handle the sum of your necessities for your business material…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Feb 03, 2014  
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Woodworking Gouges - Woodworking Hand Tools
In this article we will look at what woodworking gouges are and how they are used and some of my most favorite woodworking hand tools. Firstly to woodworking gouges, woodworking gouges are a type of wood carving tool. Wood carving tools are mostly used in the production of furniture and…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Jan 18, 2012  
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Reasons Why Air Conditioning In the Modern World Important?
Before an air conditioning system invented, people from the ancient times survived the summer weather by creating their own air cooling system. It's either they open up a hole and let water spring flow down on their walls or there were times that an emperor transported mountain of snow in…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Dec 22, 2014  
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Plans for Woodwork - Essential for Success
Why do you need plans for woodworking! Well to put it bluntly it starts with the Measure Twice Cut Once Principle. If you just start doing a woodworking project without any plans or correct measurements you are bound to make mistakes which could end up being costly, especially if you…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Apr 26, 2011  
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12x16 Shed Plans
The 12x16 shed plans have exploded in popularity in recent years. Homeowner after satisfied homeowner has discovered sheds offer a number of versatile solutions. From storage space to work areas to a private place to get away, sheds provide the answer. Most individuals choose to build sheds because they offer…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Feb 23, 2013  
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Which Kind Of Artificial Turf is Suitable for Kids
In recent years, many kindergartens is no longer foam cushion or drawing pattern for decoration. They are more willing to choose special artificial turf for kindergarten, which we can call is artificial turf for kindergarten. However, many people don't understand which kind of artificial turf is suitable for kids. Is…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Nov 10, 2015  
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Electric Fireplace Unit - Efficient, Convenient, Realistic And Smart
If you have never considered installing an electric fireplace unit in your home because they are too faux, or too false looking -- it's time to take another look. Electric fireplaces today offer designer mantel and firebox combos that look very much like the real thing. Or you can get…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Sep 07, 2011  
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How to Make Homemade Chemical - free Air Fresheners for the Home
Every home has a “signature scent” whether the home owner notices or not. We become accustomed to the way our houses smell, so we don’t notice if the indoor air is stale and musty, or fresh and light. One way to thwart a bad “signature scent” in your home is…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Feb 20, 2016  
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Control Your Home Lights Via Internet Via Insteon Easy Home Automation
Over 90 million households in the U.S. now have broadband Internet service. Millions of people have learned how to use the Internet to find information, communicate with friends, conduct business, shop, bank, and myriads of other tasks that make life easier, more productive and more fun. In lounges and family…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Nov 24, 2011  
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Facelift for Your Garage
A facelift for my garage really? Yes, really. Have you ever shopped for a house? What was your main focus the house? The yard? The garage? I was enlightened when my children started looking for their first house. In conversations that came up we talked about the different things that…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Mar 05, 2014  
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Easy Home Automation -- Remote Freeze Alarm Via Iphone
Remote freeze alarm It's wintertime. The outside temperature has dropped below freezing. Suppose you're away on a business trip. Before you left home you had turned the heat down to your energy-saving setting. While you are away your heating system crashes. The temperature in your home drops lower and lower.…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Feb 21, 2011  
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Woodwork Paint
Creating wonderful and unique woodwork projects is one thing but knowing how to finish them is a different subject. Using woodwork paint in the correct manner is essential to get a professional finish to your projects. The last thing you want is to slave over a piece down your garden…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Feb 12, 2012  
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Easy And Fast Steps to Apply Best Exterior Home
Front design of a home is an essential a part of external that should be paid out having more attention. It is because the first impression of a house is often judged by the front view. If a house is decorated with poor and unorganized front design even though the…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Jul 03, 2015  
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How A Homemade Bandsaw And 12,000 Woodworking Plans Adds Up To A Fun Retirement
So the day finally came that my husband was able to retire early after 40 years of working as a line crew foreman at the power company. He was so elated to be offered an early retirement, I don't think anything that anyone could have done would have made him…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Jun 21, 2011  
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10x10 Storage Shed Options
When you make the decision to build a 10x10 storage shed, you will find yourself spending a lot of time choosing where to locate the building and just what it will look like. What most people forget is the same attention to detail must also be considered for the interior…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Jun 26, 2013  
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How to Install An Insinkerator Garbage Disposal
This article will walk you threw how to install An InSinkErator garbage disposal on your kitchen sink. Installing these units is very simple and compared to other dirty plumbing jobs this one is a pleasure. I chose this “How To” article focused on the InSinkErator food waste disposal because they…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Sep 04, 2013  
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You Can Build Your Own Solar Panel
Now I know for a fact that I don't like paying for energy bills every month and seeing my money I work so hard for go down the drain for basic utilities. While searching for cost effective energy saving methods and tips I came across this article about making your…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Dec 17, 2011  
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High Quality and Convenient Moving Services in Orange County Highlighting Hassle and Worry Free Moving Experience
For people who are planning to move out from one place to another specifically in Orange County, yet hesitant because of the possible problems that may arise, well, worry no more as there are already huge numbers of moving companies that can provide them the best type of moving services…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Nov 26, 2014  
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How To Build A Shed – Simple 5 Step Plan
Searching for a good step by step plan on how to build a shed? You’ve come to the right place. We’ve built and helped others build hundreds of sheds over the last few years, so we know a thing or two about it. Based on our experience, here are 5…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Jun 28, 2012  
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Carpet Cleaning Tips You Need To Know About
Everyone who has a carpet knows that the most common problems that they have to face include carpet stains, carpet dents and carpet odors. A lot of people opt for cleaning services, which is the right way to go about but there are some carpet cleaning tips that everyone should…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Oct 09, 2015  
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Affordable Solar Energy
The affordable nature of solar power technology was not talked about much in the years gone by because it just did not exist. However, currently the fantastic news is on account of ground breaking scientific designs and also ever escalating mandates from common people, affordable solar energy is actually an…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  DIY   Aug 17, 2011  
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