They say 'one man's trash is another man's treasure' and that's true, but that doesn't mean you can't take your own junk and make it a treasure once again. By reusing your old furniture, you can add some great charm to your home décor. Not only that but being able
It's a new year, and with it came the call for a little shake up in your home decor. I am personally big on DIY home design projects, and I have compiled a few of my favorites for 2017.1. Floating LeavesIf you want a little piece of nature into your
Enhance the natural grain of unfinished furniture with stain. Staining adds color while letting the wood grain show through. It is an easy way to give brand new, unfinished pieces of furniture a professionally-finished look.Preparing new wood wear gloves while unwrapping furniture to prevent transferring oil from your skin to
Closets can come in various sizes, but what they all have in common is that they're never quite big enough. We always seem to fill them to the brim; move into a large new home, and in a few years you are at capacity in regards to space. In such
A common question when building your own solar panel is quite simply, how does a solar panel work? This article will answer one very important part of that question; what is the junction box and how does it work?When a solar panel is manufactured, the final component is almost always
An encapsulant is used to bond or join the top and bottom layers of the solar panels, the glass and back-sheet respectively, to the main middle layer which has the solar cells. This is a very important component because it unites the layers into one solid layer but does not
Have you been looking for some easy home renovation tips? If so, you are reading the right article. This article offers a number of quick fixes that you can make around your home. Read on.Squeaky Hinges of DoorsYou can fix the problematic door hinges by spraying a bit of WD-40.
Having a wooden deck requires DIY skills to maintain its beautiful surface and keep it splinter free.There are several ways to apply a deck sealer. You can do this with a brush, paint roller or a garden sprayer.A brush gives you a good control, so you end up with even
1. Create an Inviting Entryway - When your front door opens straight into the room without a designated foyer, you can build the illusion of one with an area rug. A chevron wool rug is a good example of creating a welcoming entrance and makes a nice contrast to the
By the end of this article you'll know everything you need to know when shopping for a circular saw!The circular saw is one of the most versatile and useful tools for a any DIY minded person and woodworkers. Specifically, I'm referring to a hand-held circular saw... just to be precise.