With a bit of creativity you can make some fun Halloween rocks. What you need for this DIY-project is some paint and a brush. For more inspiration you can read a special book “Rock Painting Fun for Everyone!” by Lin Wellford. Lin Wellford has introduced thousands to the art of painting on rocks. Try these super easy Halloween rock painting ideas for kids. (more…)
Many years, living off the grid was associated with a certain segment of population. In this extensive article by National Geographic, some important issues are raised. Everyone has lots to learn from the Wild Roots, a forest commune located in the woods of North Carolina. The small camp has 30 acres and a permanent living experience of over a decade. People get involved in foraging, cooking activities, blacksmithing and woodworking.
It is easier than you think to disassemble a pallet. You can quickly tear down a pallet to use the wood for various DIY projects. Are you having trouble disassembling pallets for different projects? If you don’t know how you can take pallets apart without ruining the pieces, here’s a simple idea that will come in handy. First, get a reciprocating saw, but not necessarily an expensive one because pallets won’t stress a lot of its powers.
Engraved rolling pins give the unique character to your baked goods (eg. cookies, chocolate sugar coating or even salt mass.
You will surprise your loved ones thanks to interesting proposals that you can find in our offer and the possibilities to create your own design. (more…)
This beautiful, bright and modern cottage is located in Oregon and designed by Nir Pearlson Architect. This sustainable hybrid timber-frame Mini Home combines cozy spaces with an expansive character. The interiors weave into the surrounding garden, and the home celebrates the cycle of seasons. The front porch transitions gracefully via a slate-floor entryway into the central space where the living, dining, and cooking areas overlap and interact. (more…)
Are you looking for a duplex living arrangement? Today is your lucky day, especially if you fancy the more traditional log cabin design. The Cumberland Log Cabin Kit can be yours from $16,350. The people from the Amish Cabin Company provide you with a comfortable home. The feeling of nature will be all around you with this cabin. The logs used in building it come from sustainable tree plantations so you don’t need to worry about that. (more…)
Are you planning to start seedlings in the spring or extend the season in the fall? The simplest solution for you is building a greenhouse. The process isn’t difficult and if you have a design and building plan, it shouldn’t take a weekend’s worth of work. For this DIY project to yield a result like the one featured on this website, you will need 2 by 3’s pine for the framing and 6 mil greenhouse plastic as cover.
Warmer times are slowly installing into almost every backyard. With this in mind, why don’t you take steps for preparing the overall ambiance? Wouldn’t you like to get appraisal for the work you’ve done, from friends and guests? Don’t ponder on the decision, and improve the design of your garden with a cute handcrafted project. This DIY train planter made out of wood is a great way to do exactly that!
When Dennis and Danielle McClung bought a foreclosed home in Mesa, Ariz., in 2009, their new yard featured a broken, empty . Instead of spending a small fortune to repair and fill it, Dennis had a far more prescient idea: He built a plastic cap over it and started growing things inside. (more…)