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Home Repair + Improvement
Home Repair + Improvement

How to Change a Chop Saw Blade

A chop saw is a tool used for many different things. One purpose is to cut metal when welding. It is important to keep a nice, sharp blade on the chop. It is also important to be careful and safe when changing the blade. Here is step by Read More

Collecting Chicken Eggs, from Barnyard Kids by Dina Rudick
Pets + Animals
Pets + Animals

The Quick Guide to Collecting Chicken Eggs

When people think about raising chickens, they usually have one thing on their minds: farm fresh eggs. Raising chickens for their eggs can seem intimidating at first, but you'll get the hang of it in no time. This quick guide to collecting Read More

flower house
Gardening
Gardening

4 Tips for Building the Perfect Fairy House

Fairy houses are built in and from nature. When building it is important to keep nature in mind. You can find great materials by looking around the woods, the park, or even your backyard. You never know when you will find the perfect place Read More

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Gardening
Gardening

Starting Seeds in February

February is still the middle of winter, but that doesn’t mean you can’t think about your garden! February is a good time to continue planning and maybe start a few seeds inside. Seeding inside is a great way get things started and can help Read More

finished-bamboo
Gardening
Gardening

How to Make Bamboo Bundle Planter

Real bamboo makes a great planter for many reasons. It can be used in its natural form, it is relatively decay resistant, and does well when exposed to outside conditions. Bamboo is also fairly easy to work with. Here are the steps to Read More

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Farming + Rural Living
Farming + Rural Living

6 Unique and Rare Tractors

Over the many years of farming there have been many different types of tractors produced.They came in all shapes and sizes to better perform the tasks each individual farmer might need. Like anything, some models were a huge success, while Read More

Solar-powered house. DIY Solar Projects by Eric Smith
Sustainable Living
Sustainable Living

Finding the Solar Electric System That Works for You

Most homeowners know the pain of a high electric bill during the summer and early fall months. Between running an air conditioner, a dehumidifier, and your usual lights and appliances, a summer heat wave can quickly turn into an Read More

A stand of fast-growing trees, like these aspens, will create an effective windbreak for your property just a few years after saplings are planted.
Gardening
Gardening

What’s a Windbreak, and How Do I Plant One?

Wind saps heat from homes, forces snow into burdensome drifts, and can damage more tender plants in a landscape. To protect your outdoor living space, build an aesthetically pleasing wall—a “green” wall of trees and shrubs—that will cut the Read More

shesheds
Home Repair + Improvement
Home Repair + Improvement

Creative and Inspiring She Sheds

We've all heard of the man cave, but it's time for the ladies to have a space of their very own! Check out the video below for some awesome and inspiring photos from She Sheds to help get your started in creating a cozy getaway right in Read More

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Pets + Animals
Pets + Animals

28 Foods and Plants that are Toxic to Your Cat

We know chocolate is bad for dogs, but which foods and plants are bad for our toxic to our feline friends? Trust us, we know how hard it can be to resist sharing your meal with those big, begging eyes. This list from The Complete Guide to Read More

shoe_rack_5-gallon_bucket_easy_DIY_Chris_Peterson
Home Repair + Improvement
Home Repair + Improvement

Make a Shoe Rack from a 5-Gallon Bucket

Colder weather is upon us, friends, and so is the season of snowy, drippy, muddy, icy shoes and boots. Say farewell to soggy shoe puddles, and say hello to dry, organized footwear with this easy DIY shoe rack made from a 5-gallon Read More

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Home Repair + Improvement
Home Repair + Improvement

Top 10 Safety Tips for Home Wiring

Safety should be the primary concern of anyone working with electricity, and Black & Decker’s Advanced Home Wiring, Updated 4th Edition, is here to help with a top ten list of home wiring safety tips. Although most household Read More