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Pallets can have many uses. And they can be re-purposed into just about anything. This article shows how to re-purpose a wood pallet into a wine rack.

Wind Turbine
How a Small Wind Turbine Works, Part 1
In this blog series, we look at how a small wind turbine works, while exploring the concept of the smart home microgrid.
Kitchen remodel
5 Tips for a Greener Kitchen Remodel
In order to be environmentally friendly, a kitchen remodel should reduce energy use, reuse or recycle materials, and minimize the carbon footprint of the remodeling project. Here are five tips to keep in mind in order to achieve a greener, cleaner kitchen.
Picnic table
Build a Picnic Table from Five Easy Pieces
This basic picnic table design calls for five cutting patterns only, making it low-cost and easy to build.
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