advertise | privacy policy | terms & conditions
whole site search:

Striving to be the best home improvement guides on the web. We follow the pros and share their (and our) real life experiences with you.

Edited by: Ethan (email Ethan) | Meet the Pros

How to Make a Zero Clearance Insert (ZCI) for a Table Saw
Ethan | August 29, 2016
How to Make a Zero Clearance Insert (ZCI) for a Table Saw

When I unveiled my amazing dust collection system a couple of months ago, I remembered Jeff speculating that a zero clearance insert (ZCI) on the table saw may further reduce the amount of dust that escapes, and I squirreled that idea away in the back of my head. Soon after building the custom spice rack for Jocie, Fred and Kim put in a request for me to build another one, and I decided it was time to buy a dado stack. What does all this have in common? I needed some new table saw inserts. If you look around online, you’ll spend... 

See more of this article >>

More Recent Guides:
We're Building Guides for Every Project and Budget:

Trustworthy tool reviews and news direct from our workshop and the contractors we follow.

Edited by: Fred (email Fred)

Black & Decker Lawn and Garden Tools
Ethan | August 23, 2016
Black & Decker Lawn and Garden Tools

Several months back Black & Decker released the latest generation of POWERCOMMAND™ outdoor lawn and garden tools. We’ve been really pleased with this line of tools for several years, and the new string trimmer, hedge trimmer and sweeper only get better. Black & Decker was kind enough to send us test units. Read on for the full review. Black & Decker POWERCOMMAND™ The POWERCOMMAND™ outdoor tools all incorporate one of three innovative features designed to address common user frustrations. At the push of a button... 

See more of this article >>

More Recent Tool Reviews:
Kreg Precision Beaded Face-Framer Review Kreg Precision Beaded Face-Framer Review
Ethan | December 13, 2015
See Articles by Brands:

Make your home beautiful with design ideas and crafts for every room and season.

Edited by: Jocie (email Jocie) | Jocie on Pinterest

GIVEAWAY & Creativity Unleashed Link Party: Week 139!
Jocie | September 22, 2016
GIVEAWAY & Creativity  Unleashed Link Party: Week 139!

Welcome back to the Creativity Unleashed Link Party, where you inspire us with your most recent decor, crafts, DIY, and recipes and have a chance to win a new giveaway every week! The BIG winner and Mega Rockstar this week is this beautiful DIY Birch Bark Candle Holder from H2O Bungalow. Link Party & Mega Rockstar Contest! What’s the deal with the Mega Rockstar Contest, you ask? Every week, each host picks a Rockstar from the projects that were linked up that week, for a total of six Rockstars. Then we will open up voting for... 

See more of this article >>

More Recent Crafts and Decor:
All Things Creative: Fall Crafts!
Jocie | August 30, 2016
Free Fall Printables: Part 1
Jocie | August 28, 2016
Check out all our Craft Categories!