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Expert Energy Saving Tips This is a really great DIY site. This article is about making your home more energy efficient DIY style - but there's tons of stuff. Built in book cases, DIY furniture - everything. Will pin now and check out later

Expert Energy Saving Tips

Want to whittle down your heating costs this winter? Check out these easy to implement money-saving energy tips and cut your heating bills starting today!

How to fix nasty doll hair. Fill a medium cup w/hot water & add 1 teaspoon fabric softner, put all of barbie's hair in solution for min, then comb gently out. This works great, makes barbie hair soft, tangle free & shiny. Barbie Hair Fix, Doll Hair, Barbie Clothes, Barbie Dolls, Barbie Stuff, Activities For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Diy Crafts, Preschool Ideas

DIY Home Sweet Home

46 brilliant tips, tricks, & life hacks to make your life a little easier.

Best Decor Hacks : Fix Lovely: How to paint laminate countertops

There are few home renovation projects discussed with as much distaste as removing wallpaper. If you have ever tackled this task or know someone who did, it appears that this may be one of the most hated jobs for the DIY home improver.

How to Remove Wallpaper - Sweet Tea Proper

There are few home renovation projects discussed with as much distaste as removing wallpaper. May be one of the most hated jobs for the DIY home improver.

repair house Repair nail pops and holes in sheetrock: fast fixes with 5 minute joint compound Home Repair Tutor

Repair Nail Pops and Holes in Sheetrock | Home Repair Tutor

Do you need to repair nail pops and holes in sheetrock? Do you want to learn how to do this fast? Check out my tips.

After Shower Spray - keeps the shower clean with little effort - cup of Hydrogen Peroxide cup Rubbing Alcohol 4 – 5 drops Dawn, Palmolive (or other liquid dish detergent) 2 teaspoons Dishwasher Rinse Aid (like Jet-Dry) 1 cups water

DIY After Shower Spray – Keeps Your Shower Clean!

Wicker is a broad term for a type of woven furniture that's made from vines, plants or grasses. Rattan is a type of wicker furniture made from vines, and it's usually stained and sealed.

How to Refresh Dried-Out Wicker

How to Refresh Dried-Out Wicker. Often used outdoors and on screened-in porches, wicker furniture is a lot more delicate than other common patio pieces, especially when exposed to the elements. Excessive sunlight, wind and even an overly dry indoor environment can cause the wicker to crack and dry out. After ...

5 Tricks to boost your dishwasher's performance!

Dishwasher Not Cleaning Properly? 5 Quick Tips to Make it Like New

*5 Tricks* to BOOST your dishwashers performance! Please Follow Us @ http://diygods.com/ #diy #homerepair

Mobile Home Remodeling on a Shoestring. -Good info on redoing floors - Mobile Home Remodeling on a Shoestring… -Good info on redoing floors -

Rebuilding the floor

After the floor comes out, some of the glue and pressboard will remind attached to the joists. In the middle is a section I removed with the Multi-Max scraper blade, but then learned it's easier to just chisel off the worst then sand with a sander. I used my Bosch Random Orbital Sander. It's readily available at Lowes and I think only around $60/$70 bucks and works pretty darn good. I like how it has a wet vac port. Then I sistered (attached) 2x6 to the out side wall floor frame, so the…

Rot Repair — Fixing Rotted Wood DIY home brew rot killer for wood. Since I want so much wood in my house Rot Repair — Fixing Rotted Wood DIY home brew rot killer for wood. Since I want so much wood in my house

Rot Repair -- Fixing Rotted Wood

Adventures of a BusyBee: A sure-fire ring cleaner for REAL jewelry! Check it out… Adventures of a BusyBee: A sure-fire ring cleaner for REAL jewelry! Check it out…this really works and you won’t believe how much dirt is hiding in your jewelry! Homemade Jewelry Cleaner, Cleaners Homemade, Diy Cleaners, Diy Jewerly Cleaner, Best Jewelry Cleaner, Diy Outfits, Diy Cleaning Products, Cleaning Hacks, Diy Cleaning Rings

A sure-fire ring cleaner for REAL jewelry!

Okay, I have to warn you right off the bat on this one. I am sharing a dirty little secret. It has to do with my wedding ring. My secret? My ring had gross stuff in it!! But, I did NOT know it. I'm so ashamed. Not really. It wasn't my fault. But I am sharing the dirty news because I was amazed at how much CRUD was hiding out in my wedding ring! Little gunks and goobies just nestling away in nooks and crannies. Ewww. The problems is that my ring has LOTS of holes and openings on the back…

home repair Repair and resurface a concrete driveway in a weekend or less. Better Homes and Gardens contributing editor Danny Lipford shows you how.

Repair Cracks in a Concrete Driveway

Repair and resurface a concrete driveway in a weekend or less. Better Homes and Gardens contributing editor Danny Lipford shows you how.

Before & After Removing Veneer

Lily & Thistle: A Quick Trick - Naturally Repair Wood With Vinegar and Canola Oil. Use cup of oil, add cup vinegar. white or apple cider vinegar, mix it in a jar, then rub it into the wood. You don’t need to wipe it off; the wood just soaks it in.

A Quick Trick

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Installing Weatherstripping on a Garage Door Really Warms Up the Workshop Last year I froze my handy buns off working in the garage. (This year they returned after eating loads of Christmas cookies!) In all seriousness, while searching for bigger and

Installing Weatherstripping on a Garage Door Really Warms Up the Workshop

While searching for bigger and more powerful heaters it occurred to me that I might want to try weatherstripping my garage doors. Lets learn!

LOVE this paint mess free painting tips curling iron and straightener holder (and cord holder, too!) using PVC pipe Mess-Free Painting Tips . Do It Yourself Furniture, Do It Yourself Home, Improve Yourself, Fast Furniture, Furniture Decor, Diy Hacks, Home Hacks, Tips & Tricks, Home Repair

Use Press'N Seal wrap instead of having to tape everything.

Owning a home is tough, but these 41 house hacks will make life a bit easier.