How to make solar powered stepping stones

Solar Powered Walkway

Do you need a little extra lighting on your walkway? Having sun jars in your yard is fine, but they don’t always get enough sun exposure, thus rendering them useless sometimes. If your yard doesn’t get enough sunlight during the day, especially if you have a lot of trees that provide some shade, then this project is for you! It’s still […]

How To Make A Fairy House Lamp

By guest blogger, Steve Mason I woke up one Saturday with no plans for the day. Whilst drinking my morning coffee and going through Facebook, I saw a picture of a man making his daughter a fairy house from a log with a chainsaw. I thought that would be perfect for my daughter’s 8th birthday […]

How to build a pull-out bed under a platform floor

Pull-out Bed Under Platform

Guest bedrooms are nice to have, but they usually require a dedicated room that is then typically under-used. Here’s a great way to create a multipurpose room that can still accommodate your guests comfortably! There are a number of ways in which you can improve a room to maximize its use. But one should consider several factors in […]

How to make a seashell coffee table

Seashell Coffee Table

Is yours a beach-loving family? Then this custom table idea is for you!? Making a seashell coffee table is a quick and easy project but what makes this really interesting is how creative your custom table can be. Just take a look at this featured seashell table, made with a 20-inch terracotta pot! It’s filled […]

Build a hobbit house in your backyard

Backyard Hobbit House

Want an out-of-this-world backyard project? Well, this one’s hard to top if you’re building one in your backyard – your very own hobbit house as your personal refuge! This hobbit house serves as a reading nook for its owner-builders. They also plan on installing a projector and a drop-down screen, making it a tiny tiny ‘home […]

Mobile Garden Sink

Outdoor Garden Sink

With increasing strains on water supplies and access to water in many places, it’s easy to feel guilty about wasting too much in our backyards. Today, 785 million people – 1 in 9 – lack access to safe water. Another 2 billion people – 1 in 3 – lack access to a functioning toilet. That’s […]

How to make your own vegetable hod

DIY Veggie Hod

If you are growing various vegetables on your property, then a veggie hod is a necessity among your gardening equipment. And you can easily make one yourself! A veggie hod is a simple but very handy gardening item that makes it easier to harvest and bring vegetables to the kitchen! You can make a vegetable […]

How to Build a Chicken Tractor

Chicken Tractor

There are several ways to house backyard chickens, but all these options have their own advantages and disadvantages. If you are (or you’re planning on) raising chickens and you have a relatively small backyard, a chicken tractor might be best suited for you. A chicken tractor is basically a movable chicken coop. It’s a good kind of housing for a […]

How To Clean Your Dryer Vent

A stockpile of highly flammable fibers is accumulated in your dryer vent over time. The volume of lint per cycle depends on the type of material being dried inside. Loose fabrics contribute the most. Needless to say, lint can cause a fire. This happens when the dryer vent is left to rack up lint. These […]

How to build a rain shower fountain

Rain Shower Fountain Samples

Here’s a DIY project that will turn your backyard into an amazing outdoor space! It looks magnificent, doesn’t it? This rain shower fountain was built by the owners themselves, and with the right tools, you can definitely build one yourself too! It’s a simple but elegant water feature that will no doubt look great in any […]