DIY Projects

home made shoe caddy

How to Make a Shoe Caddy from Recycled Materials

This convenient shoe caddy is made from recycled 5-gallon buckets and scrap lumber and is great for keeping track of shoes in your garage, mud room, or closet. Watch this video to find out more.

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Duct tape punching bag

How to Make a Punching Bag from Recycled Materials

This homemade punching bag for your kids is a eco-friendly project, since it was made from recycled materials. It’s easy to make and can provide them with hours of fun and exercise.

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Homemade rain barrel

How to Make a Rain Barrel for Your Yard

This homemade rain barrel for recycling rainwater for use in your lawn and garden is an easy do-it-yourself project that costs less than $50. Watch this video to find out how.

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Compost bin

How to Build a Compost Bin

Composting lawn and garden waste is a great way to obtain organic material for your garden while reducing the environmentally negative aspects of trucking yard waste to the landfill. This DIY compost bin is easy to build and made from pressure treated wood so it will last for many years to come.

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Joe Truini installing fiberglass insulation in an attic

How to Install Fiberglass Insulation in Your Attic

Installing additional fiberglass insulation in your attic can really reduce energy bills. Watch this video to find out what you need to know in order to install it correctly.

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stackable retaining wall

How to Build a Stackable Block Retaining Wall

Retaining walls can be a great way to help with erosion and create a beautiful, usable garden space. Thanks to interlocking, stackable blocks, the project can be completed in a weekend. Building a retaining wall is a lot of work, but it’s something most homeowners can handle. Read on to find out what you need to know to build your own stackable block retaining wall.

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Laying diagonal tile on a bathroom floor.

How to Tile a Bathroom Floor

Tiling a small bathroom floor like this one is not that hard if you know the basic steps involved. The tile can be laid directly on top of an existing tile floor as long as the old floor has been cleaned thoroughly first. To make a small bathroom like this one feel larger, the tiles were laid diagonally. Read more to find out how.

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How to Frame Pictures Like a Pro

Framing pictures is a great way to preserve photographs and artwork to keep them safe for years to come. Take the mystery out of the process with these tips on how to frame pictures like a pro. Read on to find out more.

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