DIY Rustic Hand Painted Signs from Reclaimed Wood 6
She uses a paper towel to wipe away excess stain and blend where there are marks. Pam uses Crystal to seal her signs. She gets right up a few inches away and sprays generously. She likes the
Cozy cottage farmhouse style dwelling in the California foothills
This 1970's home underwent a complete overhaul, into a calm cozy cottage farmhouse cabin by Jenna Sue Design Co., located in the California foothills.
Turn Your Old Router into a Range-Boosting Wi-Fi Repeater
If you're upgrading to a faster, stronger wireless router, don't chuck your older Wi-Fi box. With the magic of DD-WRT, you can turn your older wireless router into a range-expanding Wi-Fi repeater to cover everywhere you need a connection.
The Cliffs Cottage at Furman
Location: Furman University, Greenville, SC Postcard from Paris was selected by Southern Living as the interior design firm for The Cliffs Cottage at
If you are going to try to drill a well using PVC, please read this page carefully and hopefully you can avoid some of the stupid problems I experienced when I first started. My mistakes were the result of not thinking and/or not using common sense so you might avoid them anyway, but humor me ...
Outdoor Kitchen Inspiration pictures I'd like an arbour with grapes growing over it for food and shade Oh I def want an outdoor pizza/bread oven Now I have seen this old wash tub as a sink its a must have And something Bright and Cheery I have to keep saving and looking at ideas but hopefully before summer comes we will have something.
Old-Time Gates and Fences and How to Build Them
First published over a century ago, this practical guide shows how to add traditional fences, gates, and bridges to your house, farm, or garden. Learn how to construct portable fences and hurdles, fences for streams and gullies, wickets, stiles, and other barriers and railings. More than 300 illustrations accompany straightforward instructions for installing stone, sod, board, picket, and other types of fences as well as hedges, posts, wooden and iron gates, and similar enclosures. In…
Turn your $60 router into a $600 router
Of all the great DIY projects at this year's Maker Faire, the one project that really caught my eye involved converting a regular old $60 router into a powerful, highly configurable $600 router. The router has an interesting history, but all you really need to know is that the special sauce lies in embedding Linux in your router. I found this project especially attractive because: 1) It's easy, and 2) it's totally free.
For Preppers, Papercrete Is The New Concrete | Survival Life
Papercrete is the ultimate building material for preppers, homesteaders, and off-grid living enthusiasts. Learn more about it here!
DIY Bathroom Vanity Base
I found a gorgeous vanity at a high end store, but it was way out of my budget. I recreated it and added a few changes to make it more my style. Plans, pictures and details over at my blog post - http://www.thequaintcottage.net/2012/05/diy-vanity-sink-base.html