DIY

Great DIY projects and building plans for anyone who can swing a hammer.
You'll be cooking up a storm with these plans on how to build a smoker. This outdoor cooker can be assembled quickly and inexpensively using upcycled materials from your garage or workshop. Dig in!

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A Solar Food Dryer from Cardboard Boxes
Putting together a solar food dryer is a simple winter project (for you or your kids) that can help you preserve next summer's produce.
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Labor-Saving DIY Projects for Any Homestead
In need of a nifty way to gather crops or grow strawberries? If so, these projects may be perfect for you!
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The Best Homemade Tomato Cages
Forget flimsy, store-bought products. Build your own sturdy, low-cost tomato cages with these four terrific designs!
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