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Best Wood for Shelves
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Best Wood for Shelves

Have you been wanting to add shelving to your decor so you could arrange items in an attractive design? Do you have books and objects stacked around your house, waiting for a more permanent home? Building your own shelves is an excellent idea to save money and maximize your home storage and display space. Wood, in particular, is…

How to Organize a Tool Chest to Skyrocket Your Productivity
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How to Organize a Tool Chest to Skyrocket Your Productivity

If you are a handyman (or handywoman), chances are you can’t resist adding new tools to your chest.Without proper organization, your tool chest can quickly become a jumbled mess of piled-up drawers where you find yourself frantically seeking the right tool in the middle of a project.Recognize yourself? Do you often struggle to find something…

How to Raise Concrete Slab
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How to Raise Concrete Slab

When your concrete slab begins sinking or dipping inward on one side, an improper installation process or poor foundational support may have caused the problem. Whether your contractor failed to compact the fill dirt correctly or environmental changes resulted in eroding soil, your sidewalk or driveway can’t maintain its flat, level surface. Luckily, most homeowners can repair…

What Is PVA Glue?
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What Is PVA Glue?

Here’s a fact about woodworking: All glues are not the same. The glue you use for one project won’t be the same stuff that you find in your arts and craft cabinet at home. It’s essential to have a type of wood glue that can handle any job easily and effectively. That’s why you need PVA…

DIY Gifts for Friends
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DIY Gifts for Friends

If you’re like most of us, you’re probably running low on birthday ideas and short on time. While you want to get your friend or family member something special, it can be tricky finding the right gift ideas when the clock’s ticking. We’re here to help you find the best DIY gifts, no matter your budget…