Category Archive: DIY Projects

Sep 16

Cheap Heat

Really interesting methods of heating for cheap. By using stacked clay pots to create a sort of candle furnace and some really cheap window solar heaters you can bring in some heat to a room or camper or other small space very inexpensivly.The Skinny Witch shows and tells us how to create both of these …

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Sep 16

Replacing Handles on Garden Tools

This 2 part series of a tutorial of replacing handles on broken garden tools is a great way to extended the functional life of broken garden tools. Just because a wooden handle breaks does not mean you have to throw away the metal implement. Homesteaders are a self sufficient minded group who make the most …

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Sep 15

DIY Halloween Ghosts Round Up

A nice round-up of diy Halloween ghost projects. everything from ghosts made from repurposed milk jugs to life-sized ghosts made from chicken wire. If you are looking to have some ghosts as part of your Halloween this year, check out these tutorials and make your own ghosts. There are ghosts for both indoor and out. …

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Sep 15

No Sew Recovered Office Chair Project

This step by step tutorial of a no sew recovered office chair project is an inexpensive makeover of your old or thrift store office chair. Simple tools, yards of fabric and an afternoon of your time is all you need to give your home office chair some creative flair. Visit us on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, …

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Sep 14

Wood Pallet Big Barn Wood Star Project

This 2 part series of how to build a wood pallet big barn wood star project is an amazingly beautiful piece of folk art created from reclaimed wood from free wood pallets. It is wired to light up with a strand of outdoor Christmas lights. You can build this project for far cheaper than you …

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Sep 14

How To Make A 2 Liter Plastic Bottle Fruit Picker

This step by step tutorial of how to make a 2 liter plastic bottle fruit picker on a stick is an amazing tool that will help you harvest your fruit orchard crop more safely. Apples, pears, peaches, nectarines, apricots, plums and a variety of nuts are great candidates to use this tool to pick trees. …

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