The Ultimate Hammer

Ultimate Hammer

Every trade has its tools. Woodworking is no different. We need tools and any DIY craftsman knows that the right tools help ensure a top-quality end product. And isn’t it nice when you get to work on your project with all the needed tools readily available? When you don’t have to stop to find the […]

Lower your energy bill with DIY insulated curtains

DIY Insulated Curtains

Few people are born with real money management skills. Like driving a car or playing an instrument, the skill of managing money must be learned. But budgeting money seems to get more and more difficult each year for most, if not all of us. We have our daily expenses plus a handful of bills to […]

Creative Ways to Display Photos

Creative Ways to Display Photos

I don’t know about you, but I take more pictures than ever now that smartphones have made photography so much easier. Photos capture the special moments of our lives. And whether they are taken by established artists and journalists or a family member, pictures inform us, they inspire us, they amaze us, they put our […]

How to Fold Fitted Sheets

How to fold fitted sheets

Folding clothes can sometimes be very frustrating. It’s a tedious household chore, and I hate it, even more, when the clothes are being stubborn! Some are just difficult to fold so that it looks nice and clean. Then there’s the bedsheet. It’s already hard enough to deal with for its size, and its fitted corners add to […]

Chore Board Ideas

Chore Board Ideas for Kids

One of the most stressful things about being a mother is having to keep the whole house clean and organized. Mothers with young kids experience this frustration the most because by the time they clean one part of the house, their children have successfully made another mess in another part of the house. Implementing rules is […]

How to Make a Secret Compartment in a Book

Secret Book Compartment

Secret compartments are not only fun for the secretive aspect, but they can also be very helpful when you need to keep valuables hidden away. A book is one of several items in your house that you can adapt to have a secret compartment. Some methods are easier than others, and so the best method […]

10 Space-Saving Planter Ideas

Space-saving planter ideas

People used to think that plants belong only in the garden, out in the sun, away from the places where we live and work. This isn’t the case anymore these days. Having indoor plants is the simplest way to bring nature into your household.  They makes it a more relaxing place to come home to, […]

DIY Men’s Shirt Apron

Men's Shirt Apron

Why buy an apron for the kitchen or even the workshop when you can easily make your own? If you have some old pretty men’s shirt in the closet and you don’t know what to do with them, you can definitely upcycle them into aprons. Materials: Old nice shirt Rotary cutter/scissors Ruler Sewing machine/kit Click […]

Insanely Clever Crafts You Can Make With Recycled Cardboard

Carboard Crafts

Carboard boxes easily pile up in our homes. Most of the time we reuse them as storage for other things or they head for the trash (or hopefully, recycling) bin. Sometimes they’ll even get used as a protective cover for when we’re doing messy DIY projects. But there are also lots of beautiful things you […]

Creative DIY Book Projects

Upcycled Book Projects

Upcycling with books? Don’t get me wrong here – books are treasures. They are one of the most valuable things we could find. They provide entertainment, take you places, give knowledge, and tell you wonderful stories. But admit it, most books become pretty useless to its owners after one or two reads. There are books […]