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Great DIY projects and building plans for anyone who can swing a hammer.
Here's how to convert a washing machine into a homemade cider press. The article includes step-by-step building instructions, photographs and a cutaway diagram of the converted Maytag washing machine.

broadfork Best Hand Tools for the Homestead Garden
Simple tools such as the scythe, garden cart and broadfork are well-suited for the homestead garden.
Learn how to paint your house. A well painted house adds value to any neighborhood. How to Paint Your House
Learn how to paint your house with the helpful guide. To maximize the life of your outdoor painting projects, follow these expert steps for prep work, application and choosing the right paint for the job.
How to Clean Gutters
Learn how to clean gutters and keep them in good repair with this illustrated guide.
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