Instructables: exploring - living - home - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 22 May 2015 12:32:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 Galaxy Scanner! (make planetary pictures at home) http://www.instructables.com/id/Galaxy-Scanner-make-planetary-pictures-at-home/
Galaxy Scanner! (make planetary pictures at home) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/ZE0H/I9UEA1WU/F5OZE0HI9UEA1WU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/ZE0H/I9UEA1WU/F5OZE0HI9UEA1WU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/ZE0H/I9UEA1WU/F5OZE0HI9UEA1WU.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Time to break the ol' pulsars out of the basement, wormholes out of the craft drawer, planets out of storage, and supernovae out of the attic, because it's time to make a galaxy. As Carl Sagan once said, "We are star stuff which has taken its destiny into its own hands." So let's use those hands to ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 15:30:39 PDT
Sawdust, it's glitter for Men! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sawdust-its-glitter-for-Men/
Sawdust, it's glitter for Men! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/IQVT/I9ISXOFQ/F2FIQVTI9ISXOFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/IQVT/I9ISXOFQ/F2FIQVTI9ISXOFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/IQVT/I9ISXOFQ/F2FIQVTI9ISXOFQ.SMALL.jpg al3may In this project we shall be ustilizing sawdust as man glitter!Let's transform some plain boring glass jars into some sawdust decor which would go great with that rustic farm house style theme. Gather your materials You will need something to Glitterfy in a manly way, for this I chose these glass ...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 22:33:46 PDT
Nail Polish Marbled Flower Pots http://www.instructables.com/id/Nail-Polish-Marbled-Flower-Pots/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 15:24:30 PDT
WALKWAY RE-DESIGN & INSTALLATION http://www.instructables.com/id/WALKWAY-RE-DESIGN-INSTALLATION/
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Fri, 1 May 2015 08:04:32 PDT
Copy a Key in Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Copy-a-Key-in-Minutes/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:53:15 PDT
HOW TO: Use Old CDs for Mosaic Craft Projects - DIY Kitchen Backsplash Tips and Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-Use-Old-CDs-for-Mosaic-Craft-Projects-DIY-K/
HOW TO: Use Old CDs for Mosaic Craft Projects - DIY Kitchen Backsplash Tips and Tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/YLNE/I8FQSBTQ/FYVYLNEI8FQSBTQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/YLNE/I8FQSBTQ/FYVYLNEI8FQSBTQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/YLNE/I8FQSBTQ/FYVYLNEI8FQSBTQ.SMALL.jpg upmade This instructable goes into detail about how we (my partner Renier and I) created a mosaic backsplash using CDs and the tips and tricks we learned along the way.The backsplash is truly impressive. When light shines on it, it creates beautiful colorful light shows that change depending on where you ...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 11:40:39 PDT
Luxurious Lemon Hand Scrub (and Laxative!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Luxurious-Lemon-Hand-Scrub-and-Laxative/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 16:02:48 PDT
17 simple ways to organize your kitchen http://www.instructables.com/id/17-simple-ways-to-organize-your-kitchen/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 11:08:48 PDT
5 DIY Projects that will Increase the Value of your Home http://www.instructables.com/id/5-DIY-Projects-that-will-Increase-the-Value-of-you/
5 DIY Projects that will Increase the Value of your Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/POKI/I71QD77V/FDHPOKII71QD77V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/POKI/I71QD77V/FDHPOKII71QD77V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/POKI/I71QD77V/FDHPOKII71QD77V.SMALL.jpg alex698 Your home is arguably one of the biggest investments you will ever make in your life, so you no doubt want to make it as big a one as possible, especially if you’re considering selling it in the near future.Therefore we’ve put together a list of 5 DIY projects that you can do in your home that will ...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 15:26:59 PDT
Lawn care trick you need to know: Frig it, sprig it http://www.instructables.com/id/Lawn-care-trick-you-need-to-know-Frig-it-sprig-it/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 06:38:45 PDT
The BEST Homemade Cough Syrup EVER http://www.instructables.com/id/The-BEST-Homemade-Cough-Syrup-Ever/
The BEST Homemade Cough Syrup EVER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/QG2A/I7CCLWMR/F88QG2AI7CCLWMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/QG2A/I7CCLWMR/F88QG2AI7CCLWMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/QG2A/I7CCLWMR/F88QG2AI7CCLWMR.SMALL.jpg imthemaker A few months ago I got bronchitis and had a seriously sore throat - so one of my friends, who is also a nutritionist, brought me this. It made me feel better almost immediately and it was a serious life saver. Now, whenever a friend or family member is sick I make them a batch and since it's 100% na...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:50:54 PST
No Screws or Holes Pull Up Bar / Door Gym http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Screws-or-Holes-Pull-Up-Bar-Door-Gym/
No Screws or Holes Pull Up Bar / Door Gym - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/PGOB/FKD1LKYZ/FEPPGOBFKD1LKYZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/PGOB/FKD1LKYZ/FEPPGOBFKD1LKYZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/PGOB/FKD1LKYZ/FEPPGOBFKD1LKYZ.SMALL.jpg DEFDOM DELTA This is a tutorial on how to make a doorway pull-up bar that does not require holes in any door frames or walls to mount it; which makes it perfect for college dorms or other temporary living quarters. It pushes against the door at two different points when weight is applied to safely wedge itself ...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2008 02:48:39 PDT
Beef and Chicken Brown Rice Canine Meals http://www.instructables.com/id/Beef-and-Chicken-Brown-Rice-Canine-Meals/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 20:09:06 PST
Magic magnetic wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-magnetic-wall/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:46:46 PST
In tank toilet cleaner and deodorizer http://www.instructables.com/id/In-tank-toilet-cleaner-and-deodorizer/
In tank toilet cleaner and deodorizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/77TF/I55MVXWN/F2577TFI55MVXWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/77TF/I55MVXWN/F2577TFI55MVXWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/77TF/I55MVXWN/F2577TFI55MVXWN.SMALL.jpg jordipujol In every home we face the problem of cleaning the toilet, there are many products and devices which must be replaced every few months and do not achieve a complete cleaning. From pills to hang on the bowl to soap dispensers into the tank; they all use large amounts of some chemical very harmful for ...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 10:33:58 PST
Mason Jar Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Planter/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 12:28:16 PST
Map/Journey Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/MapJourney-Wall-Art/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 15:19:04 PST
Alice in Wonderland "Talking Doorknob" Mold http://www.instructables.com/id/Alice-in-Wonderland-Talking-Doorknob-Mold/
Alice in Wonderland "Talking Doorknob" Mold - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/0POI/I3XU0U5U/FZS0POII3XU0U5U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/0POI/I3XU0U5U/FZS0POII3XU0U5U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/0POI/I3XU0U5U/FZS0POII3XU0U5U.SMALL.jpg physicsenthusiast "Sorry, you're much too big, simply impassable." "You mean impossible?" "No, impassable! Nothing's impossible"Here I'll walk through my process of making the Talking Doorknob from scratch. You need: Access to Solidworks (or some other 3D design software if you want to make your own) Access to a S...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:19:04 PST
Replacing a GFCI Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-GFCI-Outlet/
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Sat, 31 Mar 2007 14:16:24 PDT
It's Christmas soon! Time to make a stylish & unique ADVENT WREATH! http://www.instructables.com/id/Its-Christmas-soon-Time-to-make-a-stylish-unique-A/
It's Christmas soon! Time to make a stylish & unique ADVENT WREATH! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/A1JM/I2S6PF8D/F5VA1JMI2S6PF8D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/A1JM/I2S6PF8D/F5VA1JMI2S6PF8D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/A1JM/I2S6PF8D/F5VA1JMI2S6PF8D.SMALL.jpg Ninchen There is a custom here in Germany to have an Advent Wreath on the four weeks before Christmas.On each Sunday in Advent, a further candle is lighted, i.e. one candle on 1st Sunday, two candles on 2nd Sunday, etc.Though being from Christian origin, many non-religious people have Advent Wreaths at home...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:59:03 PST
Hang Art on a Staircase! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hang-Art-on-a-Staircase/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:48:14 PST
Fairy Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-Garden/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 11:57:30 PST
Automated Pop-up Kitchen Spice Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Automation-pop-up-spice-rack-or-wine-rack/
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Mon, 8 Oct 2007 12:19:00 PDT
Easy silhouette/murals. no talent needed http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-silhouettemurals-no-talent-needed/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:23:40 PDT
Custom Switch covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Switch-covers/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 13:57:14 PDT
DIY Nightmare Before Christmas Jars http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Nightmare-Before-Christmas-Jars/
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 08:30:56 PDT
Sandblasting Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Sandblasting-Glass/
Sandblasting Glass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/QPQU/I0LCR5DG/FIVQPQUI0LCR5DG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/QPQU/I0LCR5DG/FIVQPQUI0LCR5DG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/QPQU/I0LCR5DG/FIVQPQUI0LCR5DG.SMALL.jpg heypatima Sandblasting glass is fun and easy! It's a great way to repurpose old bottles to use around the house. Materials needed:- Clean and dry glass bottles, vases, or drinking glasses- Masking tape (a variety of widths)- Exacto knife- Cutting board- Straight edge- Sandblaster- Your design! Setting Up Yo...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:44:01 PDT
Prepping your Home for Winter/Summer while saving $$$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Prepping-your-Home-for-WinterSummer-while-saving-/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 10:05:17 PDT
Project Yolk http://www.instructables.com/id/Yolk/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:57:54 PDT
simple distressed display boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-distressed-display-boxes/
simple distressed display boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/LM9V/I0A57K67/F43LM9VI0A57K67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/LM9V/I0A57K67/F43LM9VI0A57K67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/LM9V/I0A57K67/F43LM9VI0A57K67.SMALL.jpg thelastofthegentlemen I needed a way to display part of my vintage camera collection so here it is! planning take some time and think about how it might look and whether it will work with the style of the room..and remember little projects like this are meant to be fun :) and this one is very cheap material wise so it...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 10:13:37 PDT
INSTANTLY save MONEY!! http://www.instructables.com/id/INSTANTLY-save-MONEY/
INSTANTLY save MONEY!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/DLLM/HZ3YDLTO/FJ9DLLMHZ3YDLTO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/DLLM/HZ3YDLTO/FJ9DLLMHZ3YDLTO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/DLLM/HZ3YDLTO/FJ9DLLMHZ3YDLTO.SMALL.jpg Ultimate Warrior After listening to my refrigerator CONTINUOUSLY run (yes the coils are clean, AND it is well serviced), I began to think about a way to keep it from RUNNING so much! I'm a single guy, and I shop for groceries for myself day to day, leaving my refrigerator NEAR EMPTY!Although I'd LOVE to just unplug ...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:21:34 PDT
Nailed it! http://www.instructables.com/id/Nailed-it-Wall-decoration/
Nailed it! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/WDLS/HYWT48DA/FETWDLSHYWT48DA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/WDLS/HYWT48DA/FETWDLSHYWT48DA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/WDLS/HYWT48DA/FETWDLSHYWT48DA.SMALL.jpg Bojarski Make a simple and easy, yet beautiful wall decoration. Material you will need NailsHammerYarn A wooden plank (make sure it is not very thick otherwise you may hammer the nails through it) Choose a text, image etc... 1. Choose a text or a picture you like and cut it out on paper. 2. Tape the ...
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:39:37 PDT
Easiest Bed Bug Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Easiest-Bed-Bug-Trap/
Easiest Bed Bug Trap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/PG2B/HNP53D35/FXLPG2BHNP53D35.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/PG2B/HNP53D35/FXLPG2BHNP53D35.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/PG2B/HNP53D35/FXLPG2BHNP53D35.SMALL.jpg manicmonday To start mix your sugar/yeast solution to bait the trap. Bed bugs are attracted to carbon dioxide, and yeast produce it as they feed on sugar. Mix 2 cups of pure cain granulated sugar to 2 liters warm water. Use bottle or filtered water so to not have chlorine. Add a little yeast. If you buy a pack...
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Thu, 7 Nov 2013 19:35:32 PST
Small Rabbit Farming http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Rabbit-Farming/
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Mon, 12 May 2014 19:01:58 PDT
Get Household Batteries For Free http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Household-Batteries-For-Free/
Get Household Batteries For Free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/YY05/GOW3YC1P/FZGYY05GOW3YC1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/YY05/GOW3YC1P/FZGYY05GOW3YC1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/YY05/GOW3YC1P/FZGYY05GOW3YC1P.SMALL.jpg GeekTinker This short instructable will show you how a person can get free usable batteries, possibly delivered right to them.   Not only can free batteries be had, but the environment can be helped as well.  This is especially useful for charities and non-profits, which can go through a lot of batteries thro...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2011 15:07:08 PDT
Clean Your Garbage Disposal http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-Your-Garbage-Disposal/
Clean Your Garbage Disposal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/64EA/HTUFCY1O/FWF64EAHTUFCY1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/64EA/HTUFCY1O/FWF64EAHTUFCY1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/64EA/HTUFCY1O/FWF64EAHTUFCY1O.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Quick and easy steps to clean your garbage disposal and help it run more effectively.   Garbage disposals are wonderful built-in kitchen tools. They take almost whatever we give them and make it disappear--down the drain and out of sight.  Despite the heavy work load they take on, they are often ne...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:44:03 PDT
Quarter Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Quarter-Ring-3/
Quarter Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/AIFN/HTIWH2ZS/F8TAIFNHTIWH2ZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/AIFN/HTIWH2ZS/F8TAIFNHTIWH2ZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/AIFN/HTIWH2ZS/F8TAIFNHTIWH2ZS.SMALL.jpg ccroft1 This is a simple ring that looks great with the here's tool marks. Just a little wire wheel and it will shine and get everyone's attention. Items you will need:* quarter* jewelers mandril* drill or punch and die set* steel file (whatever kind works for you)* dremel tool (with wire wheel, cutter/file...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 11:44:30 PDT
Mess Free Easter Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Mess-Free-Easter-Eggs/
Mess Free Easter Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/18IH/HTEUF78F/FT918IHHTEUF78F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/18IH/HTEUF78F/FT918IHHTEUF78F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/18IH/HTEUF78F/FT918IHHTEUF78F.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Easy, quick, and mess free way to decorate your Easter eggs this year with temporary tattoos.  Whether you are creating an easter centerpiece or decorating eggs for the Easter Bunny to hide, temporary tattoos are a fun new way to do so. Temporary tattoos offer endless decorating possibilities for y...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 17:08:46 PDT
3 Ways to Clean Paint Brushes http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Ways-to-Clean-Paint-Brushes/
3 Ways to Clean Paint Brushes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/06TP/HSXOD2VN/F2Y06TPHSXOD2VN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/06TP/HSXOD2VN/F2Y06TPHSXOD2VN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/06TP/HSXOD2VN/F2Y06TPHSXOD2VN.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Three easy ways to clean your paint brushes. We've all done it, let paint dry on our paint brushes and then kicked ourselves later for it. I know that some of us have even thrown those brushes away thinking that we've missed the opportunity to save it's beautiful bristles--tsk tsk. This Instructabl...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:57:20 PDT
How to Make and Recycle Paper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-and-Recycle-Paper/
How to Make and Recycle Paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/9APQ/F54HJA4S/FMP9APQF54HJA4S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/9APQ/F54HJA4S/FMP9APQF54HJA4S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/9APQ/F54HJA4S/FMP9APQF54HJA4S.SMALL.jpg Chopsteeq We all know that recycling paper is one way of reducing our ecological footprint by lowering the total amount of waste we produce. However, many people don't know how paper is actually recycled, or even how much of the items they put out in recycling bins actually gets recycled. In this article I wi...
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Thu, 16 Aug 2007 12:52:45 PDT
Quickly Remove Fabric Pills http://www.instructables.com/id/Quickly-Remove-Fabric-Pills/
Quickly Remove Fabric Pills - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/55T0/HSE92CYB/FCJ55T0HSE92CYB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/55T0/HSE92CYB/FCJ55T0HSE92CYB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/55T0/HSE92CYB/FCJ55T0HSE92CYB.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie A simple how-to for removing pills on your favorite sweater or piece of clothing with tools you already have at home. Clothes of all types, sizes, shapes, and fibers have pilled for all of time and will continue to pill into the future. While it's true that some sweaters or other woven garments tak...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 09:26:11 PST
Replace hooks with sugru + magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-hooks-with-sugru-magnets/
Replace hooks with sugru + magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/FDWW/HS0D0172/FTUFDWWHS0D0172.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/FDWW/HS0D0172/FTUFDWWHS0D0172.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/FDWW/HS0D0172/FTUFDWWHS0D0172.SMALL.jpg projectsugru There are two sides to everything, shelves are no exception. For most of us keeping things organised can feel like a constant battle. Declutter your space with this simple idea. This hack will save you a few seconds, a few times a day, and oh man are those few seconds satisfying! For this p...
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 12:42:34 PST
How to create a universal cable grip on any surface http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-universal-cable-grip-on-any-surfac/
How to create a universal cable grip on any surface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/UKLO/H672SS9Y/FBTUKLOH672SS9Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/UKLO/H672SS9Y/FBTUKLOH672SS9Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/UKLO/H672SS9Y/FBTUKLOH672SS9Y.SMALL.jpg projectsugru Here's a way to tackle one of the biggest problems technology has brought us...cables. Until completely cordless technology comes around, cables will continue to infuriate both at home and in the office. This solution is an easy way to keep them under control, and stop them slipping off your desk. ...
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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 08:36:43 PST
10$ shoe organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Door-Shoe-organizer/
10$ shoe organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/VAKG/HQDLZ2BD/FL6VAKGHQDLZ2BD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/VAKG/HQDLZ2BD/FL6VAKGHQDLZ2BD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/VAKG/HQDLZ2BD/FL6VAKGHQDLZ2BD.SMALL.jpg projectbobby Over the years I've aquired quite some shoes, and in my current situation I don't have a whole lot of space to store them all. Hence, I came up with this cheap and simple solution for all my shoes. The beauty of this idea is it's super cheap, super simple and can grow along with your collection of ...
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 05:55:31 PST
Clean Wool at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-Wool-at-Home/
Clean Wool at Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/956M/HQF9FXDE/FL9956MHQF9FXDE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/956M/HQF9FXDE/FL9956MHQF9FXDE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/956M/HQF9FXDE/FL9956MHQF9FXDE.SMALL.jpg amalkhan That amazing wool sweater cost you an arm and a leg, and now its dry-cleaning bill will cost you even more extremities! Suddenly, you start avoiding wearing that soft, amazingly warm Sheep's Sacrifice fearing that it'll sustain an impossible stain, or worse, a perspiration stench. The paradox is un...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 16:26:43 PST
Automatic Hallway Runner Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Hallway-Runner-Lights/
Automatic Hallway Runner Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/HDOA/HVW4MYSB/FWBHDOAHVW4MYSB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/HDOA/HVW4MYSB/FWBHDOAHVW4MYSB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/HDOA/HVW4MYSB/FWBHDOAHVW4MYSB.SMALL.jpg FabricateIO You know how it goes - you wake up in the middle of the night to go to the bathroom, can't see anything, and knock something valuable over. Or, you come home late, the lights are already off, and you stub your toe trying to find the switch. No longer! We've solved the problem of late-night lighting...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 19:15:43 PST
FREE Wound FX at Home- Last minute laceration http://www.instructables.com/id/FREE-Wound-FX-at-Home-Last-minute-arm-laceration/
FREE Wound FX at Home- Last minute laceration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/AW8V/G0Y6U4F0/FI6AW8VG0Y6U4F0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/AW8V/G0Y6U4F0/FI6AW8VG0Y6U4F0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/AW8V/G0Y6U4F0/FI6AW8VG0Y6U4F0.SMALL.jpg Lftndbt This I'ble will show you how to create wound FX, at home on the cheap. With only a few items from around the average home, we shall try to accomplish some authentic looking last minute effects for our Halloween ensemble.This was created in under 45min, done 1 handed obviously. That includes picture ...
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Sun, 18 Oct 2009 18:13:00 PDT
Infallible Asthma Remedy http://www.instructables.com/id/Infallible-Asthma-Remedy/
Infallible Asthma Remedy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/AE59/HMMFAUSR/FFVAE59HMMFAUSR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/AE59/HMMFAUSR/FFVAE59HMMFAUSR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/AE59/HMMFAUSR/FFVAE59HMMFAUSR.SMALL.jpg AcoAco Over 20 years ago, while standing in a line, an unknown lady approached my mother and gave her a simple recipe that forever changed her life. My mom was very ill at the time and her conventional asthma medicines weren't  doing much for her.  Without thinking twice, she went to the supermarket, and f...
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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 00:20:42 PDT
DIY Aloe Vera Gel http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Aloe-Vera-Gel/
DIY Aloe Vera Gel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/W52I/HMMF56EM/FKMW52IHMMF56EM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/W52I/HMMF56EM/FKMW52IHMMF56EM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/W52I/HMMF56EM/FKMW52IHMMF56EM.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts This Instructable will show you how I (and I emphasize I) make homemade Aloe Vera Gel. I personally use it as a moisturizer on my aging sun-kissed, exposed chest skin and neck, hoping that it will rejuvenate it over the long run and keep that part of my skin looking young. One of the reasons I am ...
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Sun, 13 Oct 2013 11:49:26 PDT
Clean yer carpets on the cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-yer-carpets-on-the-cheap/
Clean yer carpets on the cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/M2ZO/HAWBWVZM/FGAM2ZOHAWBWVZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/M2ZO/HAWBWVZM/FGAM2ZOHAWBWVZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/M2ZO/HAWBWVZM/FGAM2ZOHAWBWVZM.SMALL.jpg CYNICALifornia I love my dogs. The mess the make? not so much. Thus I find myself cleaning the carpets in my home about every six months. It keeps the house smelling clean, carpets looking nice, and, most importantly, the wife happy. These are some tips to get the most bang for your buck while cleaning your home ...
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Thu, 10 Jan 2013 14:06:30 PST