How to Build a Darth Vader Log Burner From a Gas Bottle

Darth Vader Log Burner

Star Wars fan or not, we believe this is one of the most impressive DIY log burners out there. Agree? Using an empty gas tank and some scrap iron metal, this DIYer skillfully made his personalized log burner. If you are into metalworking projects, why not give this upcycled gas tank a try with your […]

How To build your own no-weld drum BBQ smoker

No-Weld Drum BBQ Smoker

OK… you like (love?) smoked meat and you want to do it yourself but there’s the budget, right? Then here is a very inexpensive solution that’s easy to make, does not need any welding and the materials are mostly scrap! However, be careful in selecting your drum. If it has contained a volatile liquid make […]

Turn an old door into a corner shelf

Old Door Corner Shelf Main Image

Is there one small corner in your home that needs decorating? Take an old door and turn it into a corner shelf! This repurposing project is definitely a creative and clever idea for adding an eye-catching piece of display furniture in any room. Essentially, you won’t be taking up space since corners aren’t commonly utilized for any purpose […]

French Armoire Sewing Cabinet

French Armoire Sewing Cabinet

Regularly working on different sewing projects but don’t have a dedicated work area? Then your sewing machine and other materials might simply be on your dining table until you’re done with your project. Or any place they are not supposed to be for that matter. If you’ve been thinking of ways to have a better sewing […]

How to build a milk jug igloo

Milk Jug Igloo

What a good idea for the kids to make use of all the plastic milk jugs we accumulate! This milk jug igloo is another kind of fort the little ones will enjoy. :) Plastic containers are among the most persistent – and prevalent – debris polluting our oceans and clogging landfills. In 2014, researchers estimated […]

DIY Wooden Hangers Lamp

My sister-in-law is obsessed with light fixtures. She’s drawn to those non-traditional, quirky ones. I can’t say I blame her. With almost everything mass-produced nowadays, getting something unique is becoming more difficult. She’s been raving about a certain lamp for the longest time. She said it was made out of wooden coat hangers. At first, […]

Recycled Plastic Jug Storage System

Our family has put up a challenge on who can recycle or reuse stuff more. We’ve been doing this for the past year when my son became part of the ‘Save Planet Earth’ movement in their school. There are some things we’ve been able to reuse – grocery store plastic bags, wine bottles, and corks, […]

DIY Rubber Boot Dog

Art comes in all forms, shapes, and sizes. I realized just how true this is when I saw some people turn discarded boots into dogs. Not the real dogs, of course, but something that qualifies as art. We have a lot of unused pairs of boots on our farm. Somehow, we have managed to collect […]

DIY Bike Entry Table

  There are a lot of DIY plans and ideas for home furnishings out there. One of the most important considerations when deciding which project to tackle is the availability of materials. What do you currently have that will allow you to turn trash into treasure? In my case, it was an old bicycle that’s […]

10 things you can make with horseshoes!

Horseshoe Crafts

In rustic decor designs, one might have stumbled over some horseshoes more than once. Horseshoes are a vibrant, meaningful symbol in many cultures and easy to acquire. Using horseshoes for home decor can be traced to a tradition that goes way back. In the old days, people believed nailing a horseshoe on your door protects […]