Month: November 2018

With the holidays coming, you probably have enough on your plate. Between sending cards, shopping for gifts, cooking large meals and entertaining guests, it can get to be a lot this time of year. One way to simplify your holidays is to go for some minimalist home decorating. With a few key design principles and
Collect this idea San Antonio artist Heather Gauthier captures the beauty and whimsy of our love of animals. Photo courtesy of Heather Gauthier Artist Heather Gauthier doesn’t remember a time in her life when she wasn’t creating things. From her childhood days as an imaginative, home-schooled “weirdo” growing up in Lubbock, Texas to her early
You’ve probably got the basics down on how to dress up your porch, decorate your Christmas tree and set your table for the holidays. If you live in a two-story home or loft, decorating your stairs for Christmas should also be on your list. It’s easier than you think and makes a huge impact. We’ve
Watch the full episode: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jLImX3QVakE general contractor Tom Silva shows a quick and accurate way to cut perfect-fit miters Time: Less than 5 minutes Skill level: Very easy, no carpentry experience necessary Tools List for Bisecting Angles for Cutting Miters: [TOOL_IMAGE 1 {Steel rule}] [TOOL_IMAGE 2 {Miter saw, to make angled cuts}] Shopping List: [BOLD
We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.  If you haven’t heard of Fortnite, you must have been off of planet Earth for the last year. The online battle game has become so popular it has over
The interweb is littered with images of beautiful bookshelves, but they’re certainly out of reach for the average DIYer, right? “We’ll see about that!” says Daniel, with a semi-confident smirk. Tools & Materials (mobile user tap here: https://cur.lt/2hKtmVh) R3 Kreg Jig – http://low.es/2oafXUl 1″x8”x8′ pine planks – http://low.es/2vnnlkv Touch-activated On/off Pad – http://low.es/2wuvfJ4 Portfolio Plug-in
Ask This Old House general contractor helps a couple frame an opening between their kitchen and living room in a load bearing wall. Click here to SUBSCRIBE to the official This Old House YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=thisoldhouse Time: 4-6 hours Cost: $150-200 Skill Level: Moderate Shopping List: 2×4 lumber for the temporary wall and the framing
This Frank Lloyd Wright home is in the news after lots of controversy. Decades after Lloyd Wright built the home for his son, the Arizona home was scheduled for demolition. In 2012, Wright’s apprenticeship program, the School of Architecture at Taliesin, saved it. But funding fell through and the home is now listed for sale for
Create beautiful projects like these with just one simple tool. If you remember wood burning as something from summer camp, it might be time to take a second look. The kit from Lowe’s is actually pretty versatile — it comes with a good selection of tips to get different effects and you can use it
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Love the look of wood but want tile? Watch to learn how to install wood look tile. Click here to learn more: http://low.es/1PzNbJA Ready to hire a pro? Visit Lowes.com/GetStarted to learn more about installation services through Lowe’s. Subscribe to Lowe’s YouTube: http://bit.ly/1blLmvD or head to our channel: http://www.youtube.com/Lowes For more ideas to improve your
Watch the full episode: https://www.thisoldhouse.com/watch/ask-toh-water-filter-fire-pit Ask This Old House general contractor Tom Silva walks host Kevin O’Connor through the types of woods available and the best uses for each. Click here to SUBSCRIBE to the official This Old House YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=thisoldhouse Cost: Varies Steps: 1. The terms hardwood and softwood do not refer to
Watch the full episode: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pB9-BGm5cRI This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey explains how a recirculation line can save energy, money, and time. (See steps below.) Click here to SUBSCRIBE to the official This Old House YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=thisoldhouse Steps for How to Get Hot Water with a Recirculating Pump: 1. A recirculation