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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.

Expert Energy Saving Tips

ENERGY SAVING IDEAS 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

How to paint trim like the pro's do. Love this site. Lots of tips and tricks

Trim Painting Tips For Smooth and Perfect Results

How to paint trim like the pro’s do. Love this site. Lots of tips and tricks How to paint trim like the pro’s do. Love this site. Lots of tips…

Eventually even the best-built houses develop a few cracks due to settling, usually around doors and windows. Learn how to fix them the right way, so they don’t come back.

How to Repair a Drywall Crack

Def need this with the house move! How to Repair Cracked Dry Wall by The Family Handyman

All you need is a single rubber band. Criss-cross the rubber band around the hammer head so it looks like the picture above. Now, when you go to remove a nail with the claw, the metal head won't scuff up your wall.

Wrap a Hammer with a Rubber Band to Keep It from Destroying Your Walls

Hammer Trick The Rubber Band Trick – If you need to remove a nail, criss-cross a couple of rubber bands over the top of the hammer before using the hammer’s claw. The rubber bands will protect the surface that you’re removing the nail from.

Quit throwing away your vintage windows and replacing them with modern crap.  You'll never recoup in energy savings what those windows cost. Check this issue: Stop Window Drafts and Door Drafts to Save Energy

Stop Window Drafts and Door Drafts to Save Energy

Stop that cold draft coming in around windows and doors by removing the trim and sealing the airflow permanently. It takes a little work, but you& save energy and money all year long.

never forget your rooms paint color - record everything on the inside of the light switch or outlet cover

Never forget your paint color! On the inside of your light switch or outlet cover, using a permanent marker, write the paint brand, color name, swatch number on a piece of painter's tape for quick reference. Change the room color? Change the info tape!

Sagging, wrinkled cushions make your furniture look old and tired. Perk them back up with a few simple, and inexpensive, tricks!

Perk up your furniture by renewing those saggy chair or sofa cushions! It's easy and inexpensive! Tutorial on site! Living room home decor furniture.

Did you know, you can use common bubble wrap as insulation for windows? I had heard of this bubble wrap trick to save energy before, but had never actually gotten around to trying it. While most ...

Bubble Wrap as Insulation for Windows

Did you know, you can use common bubble wrap as insulation for windows? I had heard of this bubble wrap trick to save energy before, but had never actually gotten around to trying it. Not for every window, but just an idea to consider.

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You could actually be LOWERING your energy bills even while turning up the heat this winter or cranking up the A/C in the summer. These energy saving tips can save you hundreds of dollars a year.

The easiest way to hang a picture! Why didn’t I think of this?

How to hang a picture w/ two hangers: Put tape on the picture. Put tape on the wall using a level. Attach picture hangers to the wall according to the marks. Pull off the tape. Hang the picture!

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