How to Paint a Fireplace and Hearth | Ask This Old House

How to Paint a Fireplace and Hearth | Ask This Old House

DIY – Replace Garage Door Springs

I must admit that I did have one or two concerns when I decided to undertake the task of replacing my garage door springs by myself – I’m a keen DIYer, and always try to do the more straightforward jobs myself if I can; plumbing, electrical wiring, carpentry – you know the type of thing. But there are hazards associated with fitting the powerful torsion springs necessary with the heavy door which I was a little worried about. I’ve been aware of the fact that I’d have to replace the garage door springs for some time – they’re the…

Wood Work Plans – The Importance

The old adage “measure twice, cut once”, describes the importance of adequate plans in woodworking. The cost of wood and frustration generated by harm reduction suggest the need for a good job of wood floors before you start the project. To learn how to choose the plans for carpentry, woodworking is easier and more fun because it avoids a waste of time.

Wind Energy Pros and Cons

This article will acquaint you with wind energy pros and cons. Wind energy pros and cons will outline the best features of wind energy and the challenges of this technology and despite its worldwide use, wind energy pros and cons do exist.

DIY Solar Panel Guides: Rubbish or Righteous

There is much talk these days about whether or not the various DIY Solar Panel Guides on the market are legitimate products. Some say they are nothing more than moneymaking tools for those who produce them. Many who have tried them, though, say they are great. What’s the truth? Let’s take a look.

Ideas for Saving Closet Space

Tips for saving closet space. Space saving hangers, like velvet hangers, can triple closet space.

The Dangers of Wooden Shed Building and Why It Takes More Than Free Shed Plans to Avoid It

Whether you’re a Robinson Crusoe who’s out to demonstrate ultimate self-reliance, or just a plain old Joe who has special skills in woodworking, read this: Consult local authorities before building that wooden shed! Plan thoroughly, get the right materials, and make sure to have a good, sturdy design. Just in case you don’t have any idea on how to build that backyard storage facility, a quick solution is to look online for a good set of shed plans that won’t hurt your back or your wallet.

Building a Shed? Here Are Some Good Starting Tips

Starting With a Shed Plan Design a plan first as to where you want to locate the shed and the size that you want the shed to be. Sketch a rough…

Woodworking Projects for the Home

Have you ever postponed a project because you ran out of ideas? Thought you had every detail figured out, only to find that it still went wrong! Do the high prices DIY stores charges for their sheds, decks and self assembly garden buildings shock you when you know you can do it yourself for less but just need the right plans?

Building Your Own Wind Turbine – Let’s Do It!

Interested in Building Your Own Wind Turbine? Building Your Own Wind Turbine- Need a Hand? So you plan to make your own wind generator?

Building Your Own Solar Panels Using Photovoltaic Cells

Had enough of the electric company’s price gouging and its monthly adjustable fuel rate that never goes down in price? Want to stop it and start putting some of your money back in your own pocket?