Today we’re building a sleek yet simple box shelf. To make this project, all we needed was a wood board, a dowel rod, and the right tools for the job.
How to use a random orbital sander efficiently, and why every maker and crafter needs this tool in their toolbox.
Aviation snips – what are they? And why do I need them? They’re more useful than you may think, and if you’re a DIYer, they’re a must-have in your tool box.
Iconic mid-century designer Alexander Calder’s background in engineering and mathematics inspired him to make art that was three-dimensional and kinetic. But you don’t need a degree to make your own DIY Calder mobile! It just takes a little imagination and a lot of balance. In this project, you’ll learn how basic shapes can come together to […]
Our latest installment of Tool School is all about hand saws. You don’t always need power tools, you just need to know which hand saw will work for the job.
A fruit fly trap is super easy to make, and really effective, too. If you want to trap (and kill) fruit flies, we’ve got the ultimate, resuable DIY trap for you right here.
Spring yard maintenance means you’re prepped and ready when it really counts – summertime! Here’s what to do in the yard now that winter is finally over.
Hint: there are 3M command strips involved….
Here’s a handy gift guide for those of you who got a home improvement store gift card this holiday season! Treat yo self!
A hammer might be the most basic tool there is, but there’s quite a variety of them to choose from. Here’s a quick primer on the main kinds, and what they’re useful for.