Home How-To

Google engineer builds smart mirror

The smart mirror of the future is still a work in progress, but it looks pretty awesome. After some research, Google engineer Max Braun created...

2015 DIY Handbook

2015 DIY Handbook

In the 21st century, there’s no NEED to do it yourself. So much of our world is ready-made, prefabricated, mass-produced and, best of all, reasonably...

Easy guide to plumbing pipes and fittings

Plumbing is invisible until it fails. Upon inspection, it’s a morass of different pipes and arachnoid fittings. Use this handy guide to avoid confusion and...

3 clever ideas to make the most of storage space

Here are three clever solutions to everyday storage problems: 1. Jars allow both sides of a shelf to be used Glass jars are handy for...

How to build a bunker for the apocalypse

If you were told the world would be ending in 30 days, what would you do? Well, YouTuber Colin Furze was given that exact scenario...

Building support beams using traditional joinery

While building reinforcement can take on many forms, YouTuber Jesse de Geest (aka The Samurai Carpenter) decided to go the traditional route. Watch the video...

Make a shelf with a secret compartment

Instructables contributor Moy Perez built a shelf with a secret compartment for storing valuables. Watch the video above to see how he does it, or...

How to make a king size bed with storage

In the video above YouTuber and DIY enthusiast Bob Clagett makes a king size bed using plywood and reclaimed barn wood. Watch the video to...

This DIY concrete coffee maker is pretty cool, easy to make

This DIY concrete coffee maker by HomeMade Modern looks quite cool. Watch the video above to see how it’s made. Image and video credit: HomeMade...

Clever home-made knife cuts cake into little hexagons

Why cut cake into squares when they can just as easily be cut into hexagons? Well, easily for Matthias Wandel. This DIY enthusiast fashioned a...

How to make parachuting balls

With summer just around the corner, this project is sure to keep the kids busy and remind adults of parachuting army men from back-in-the-day. These...

8 ways to curb household fires

A few simple precautions can prevent potential damage and loss of life caused by common household fires – as well as lessening the load on...

Page 1 of 6712345...102030...Last »