How To Build a Tree House In 9 Steps

Getting your own tree house can be a rewarding experience that brings so much joy to the entire family. Not only does it provide a playhouse for your kids, but it will also make a great hang-out spot for everyone. However, building a treehouse is more than just carpentry. The building process tends to be […]

Solar food dehydrator

DIY Solar Food Dehydrator

Drying is a form of food preservation because by getting rid of moisture, you prevent bacteria from ruining your fruits and vegetables. It’s a great snack idea as well, especially for the kids! But electric dehydrators can be too energy-consuming as they run all day long. If you live in a tropical area or where […]

Awesome aquarium and fish pond ideas for your backyard

Having a pond or aquarium in your backyard doesn’t have to be an expensive project. Glass aquariums are pricey, require constant maintenance, and are not always attractive especially outdoors. Well, there are other options that are just as visually attractive if not more at a fraction of the price of the conventional aquariums. You can […]

Amazing Tablecloth Forts To Build With Your Kids

Rainy Day Room

Can’t play outside because of the rain? Rainy days need not be boring. There are a lot of things that the kids can do despite being forced to stay indoors. Here’s an idea that is just as much fun as playing outside. Turn an extra tablecloth into a fort that your kids will surely love. A couple […]

Repurposed Tire Projects

Getting rid of old tires is a huge problem. Regardless of this reality, there are lots of tires that end up in the dumps. This shouldn’t be the case if only people knew of the creative ways of recycling old tires and turning them into something useful. The only limit to these ideas is your […]

Recycled Rim BBQ Fire Pit

People love to barbecue. That’s both a generalization and a plain fact.  We all have different reasons for enjoying outdoor cooking and dining. Food cooked over an open fire outdoors is naturally fresher. And a good outdoor grill just makes the entire cooking and dining experience a big event. You might say grilling outdoors is […]

Spin-out dog treat game

They are called ‘man’s best friend’ for a reason. The relationship you have with your dog is good for your heart – and your soul. Positive feelings, affection, and security are the building blocks of a happy and healthy life. Got any ideas to improve it? 🙂 You’ll need these materials: 2 or 3 Plastic Bottle […]

Build your own clay pot smoker

DIY Clay Pot Smoker

Making your own smoker doesn’t necessarily have to be a big project, especially if you are just a small family who simply want to enjoy a little outdoor cooking during the weekends. When we think of DIY smokers, we usually imagine drum or barrel smokers which could be a challenge for some of us to convert […]

DIY Clay Pot Lighthouse

Looking for a simple project to decorate your yard? Why not make this DIY clay pot lighthouse? This quick project is very easy to do and would only take a couple of hours of your time. You could use a battery-operated light or better yet a solar one for safe and more inexpensive lighting. It’s great decorative […]

DIY Corner Cabinet Drawers

Corner cupboards in kitchens tend not to work very well. “Lazy Susan’s help but it’s still not easy to store and find. The owners of this kitchen decided to remove their lazy susan with specially designed drawers that can make the space more functional. A corner cupboard without even a lazy Susan setup is very awkward to […]

Repurposed Pot Lid Projects

Repurposed Pot Lids

Pots and pans and lids! Have you noticed that it’s never the lids that wear out? But we tend to throw out both pot and lid since what good is a lid without a saucepan, right? Wrong. In fact, there are lots of projects that you can make with those lids. Here are just a few […]

Build a cat castle to keep your pets busy!

DIY Cat Castle

Do you have a cat at home that you want to keep from climbing your furniture? A cat castle like any of these is sure to do the trick! All pets need a place of their own indoors, just like every family member needs their own space. Cats, specifically, love spending time in high places which is why a […]

The Transatron Project by Patrick Buckle

Transatron Project by Patrick Buckle

Having purchased a small vacant block of land I was keen to find an affordable and comfortable solution to make use of the beautiful mountain location and escape the city for weekends and holidays. After a career of building things to be delivered quickly and efficiently in theatre, I began a search for compact and […]

Horseshoe Christmas Tree

Horseshoe Christmas Tree

Bored of your old Christmas tree? Then here’s an awesome idea you just might like – build your own unique Christmas tree made of horseshoes! These personalized horseshoe decorations are beautiful and unique. They can add charm to any space. The project is simple enough so that you can start right away without any large costs. It […]

Fence Decoration Ideas

Fence Decoration Ideas

How does your backyard look right now? Is it ready for your summer cookouts and get-togethers? If you feel like your outdoor area is too plain and boring, perhaps decorating your fence can help bring more life to it! And we’re not talking about a paint job or the more pricey option of building a new one! Fences […]

The Sonic House Truck

Truck House

Most people dream of homes with picket fences. Ok, maybe not with picket fences, but you get the idea. But not for this couple who live in this 1980 Bedford TK turned tiny mobile home – their dream home. As children, both of them craved a life of adventure so it’s no surprise that they live in […]

Creative ways to repurpose galvanized buckets

Repurposed Galvanized Buckets and Tubs

Have you got an old galvanized bucket or tub that doesn’t serve any purpose at home anymore? Well, this list might just crowd your mind with repurposing ideas that you would want to do with it! Used galvanized buckets exhibit the beauty of rustic. And the more they age, the better they look! They become more precious to people who enjoy the […]

Unique Crib and Cradle Ideas

Unique Crib Cradle Ideas

Expecting a baby for the first time? Then it’s also time to get that baby shopping list ready! First up, the crib! Now we know how exciting it is to buy a brand new baby crib, but here’s an idea that could be even more exciting. 😉 Make your baby’s bed even more special with these unique crib […]

Rabbit hutch ideas made from repurposed furniture

Rabbit Hutch Ideas from Old Furniture

Here’s an interesting DIY project for pet rabbit owners! This idea has gained various insights but it might just be the one some of you are looking for… Make a rabbit hutch by repurposing furniture items! Now before we get into the details of how to make one, it should be clear that this idea […]

Dust Bath Ideas for Your Chickens

Chicken Dust Bath Ideas

Dust bath for chooks! Many people new to raising chickens are not aware of this, but it is one of the most important things chooks should have for overall health. It is as important as food and water! A dust bath is a way for chickens to stay clean – it is their version of showers in humans. […]

Chicken Water Station Ideas

Chicken Waterer Ideas

Lots of people will tell you raising chickens is fun but most of us want to keep it as simple as possible. Maintaining the coop and keeping their food and water up and clean can be a challenge. Anything that can solve the usual concerns regarding backyard chickens is welcome and we’ve previously featured a great chicken feeder. Now it’s time […]

Privacy Screen Ideas for Your Outdoor Area

Outdoor Privacy Screen Ideas

Think your outdoor living area needs a little more privacy? Then here are some great DIY ideas that can isolate your space, yet still allow for the enjoyment of the outdoors! Spending some time to unwind on a well-decorated and furnished yard or patio can be the next best thing to going on a weekend beach getaway — especially […]

55-Gallon Metal Drum Project Ideas

Metal Drum Projects

A used and empty drum just lying around a yard is an ugly sight. Some will just walk past by it, while others can see the amazing potential an ‘ugly’ metal drum has. If you’re one of those who own (or have access to) metal drums but don’t have much talent in turning ‘trash’ into treasures, […]