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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.

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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

The easiest way to hang a picture! Why didnt I think of this? Pin now, read later! #tips

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!

A list of home repairs that you can do yourself.  I didn't know a lot of these!

Easy DIY Home Repairs :: Patty @ Always Something's clipboard on Hometalk Idea Box by Patty @ Always Something

20 Easy DIY Home Repairs - clever & inexpensive solutions for these annoying household problems! home improvement hacks

Easier than I ever thought! How to build your own custom drawers!

To build drawers into knee walls! Step by step instructions to build DIY wooden drawers for installation in a custom closet.

Gain precious extra inches of space on kitchen countertops and behind appliances by replacing an existing receptacle with a recessed electrical outlet box.

Install a Wall Hugger Receptacle

Install a Wall Hugger Receptacle - Gain precious extra inches of space on kitchen countertops and behind appliances by replacing an existing receptacle with a recessed electrical outlet box. From The Family Handyman

Super AWESOME tutorial on how to do a coffered ceiling with beadboard and simple trim lumber. by Csandlin

Decorative Kitchen Ceiling--Update your kitchen, or any room, with a new decorative ceiling made of ornamental beams and panels. Works great to cover old popcorn ceilings. I wonder if you could do this with a drop ceiling basement?

We show you how to fix common wall flaws and make them perfectly smooth before you paint. You'll save the expense of hiring a pro by doing the work yourself. Learn how to get perfectly smooth walls before you paint at http://www.familyhandyman.com/DIY-Projects/Wall---Ceiling/Wall-Repair/preparing-walls-for-painting-problem-walls/View-All

Preparing Walls for Painting: Problem Walls

We show you how to fix common wall flaws and make them perfectly smooth before you paint. You'll save the expense of hiring a pro by doing the work yourself. Learn how to get perfectly smooth walls before you paint

Just follow the easy instructions for this crown moulding build-up project to create a customized crown moulding in your home.

Crown Moulding Build-Up Project. Create a more customized look for your crown moulding by simply combining various pieces of moulding into “build-ups”. Click through for the instructions.

10 DIY Painting Hacks that Will Change Everything

10 DIY Painting Hacks that Will Change Everything

Use masking tape to make a neat line when you recaulk the shower or tub. - How to Re-caulk a Shower or Bathtub: http://www.familyhandyman.com/bathroom/remodeling/how-to-re-caulk-a-shower-or-bathtub/view-all

How to Caulk a Shower or Bathtub

Going to do rehabs? :: Use masking tape to make a neat line when you recaulk the shower or tub.

Wish I knew these tips BEFORE we painted our entire house! Just read these, they are quick fast easy things that will make painting a little...

47 Tips And Tricks To Ensure A Perfect Paint Job

Mess Free Painting Tips. Pinner Said: Wish I knew these tips BEFORE we painted our entire house! Just read these, they are quick fast easy things that will make painting a little faster and less messy.

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Know Your Stuff: The 110 Best DIY Tips Ever

For Popular Mechanics' anniversary, we decided to do something special: We dived into our archives to find the 110 best, handiest, and most helpful tips ever printed in PM. It's more than a century of DIY wisdom.

How to Carpet a Basement Floor  Well, I would want hard wood...NOT carpet...but this gives me the steps needed to insulate the concrete floor first.

How to Carpet a Basement Floor

Prevent damp basement floors from ruining your finished basement flooring. Install dimpled polyethylene to create an air space between the concrete and the finished floor, sealing off dampness and giving moisture a chance to dissipate.

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

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. + other hammer hints

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