Cool Ideas for the Home and Garage

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a living room filled with furniture and a flat screen tv mounted to the side of a wall
Ten Uses for Your Garage that Don't Include Parking Your Car In It
Ten Uses for Your Garage that Don't Include Parking Your Car In It
a large house with two car garages on the driveway
Random and Interesting Facts About Doors
Random and Interesting Facts About Doors
a chair with a red blanket on it next to a brick wall and chalkboard
More Door Upcycling Tips for Pinterest Fanatics
More Door Upcycling Tips for Pinterest Fanatics
a dining room table with chairs and pictures on the wall above it, along with two vases filled with flowers
From Old to New - Ideas for Reusing Old Garage Doors
Re-purpose old Garage Doors
an empty garage with sliding glass doors
Garage Ideas
Inside view of garage screen, Garage Ideas An easy way to turn your garage into a breezy workshop or even playroom for the children! Or, want the breeze with some privacy? Sunscreen (white or charcoal) will allow the breeze in but keep the nosy neighbors out!
several cars are parked in the garage with plants growing out of it's roof
Garage idea for the ranch - solar panels on top!
a red shed with a broom and rake in it
Wood Lattice Tool Rack
For storing everyday tools, wood lattice is even handier than a basic trellis.
an image of a bathroom set up to look like it is in the shape of a boat
Smart Solution For An Indoor Cat: The Litter Garage
Cat door in the wall to your garage - litter box on the garage side. No more stinky litter box in the house!!
a black refrigerator with chalk writing on it in a kitchen next to a handbag
Especially if you have a older fridge that looks out of place... Chalkboard Paint the Refrigerator. Id have too much fun with this.
the 25 clever garage organization tips
Disney.com | The official home for all things Disney
25 Totally Clever Garage Organization Tips & Tricks - awesome ideas especially for getting everything inside during wet winter months!
a man standing in front of a book shelf with the door open and shelves labeled
Garage Storage: Backdoor Storage Center
Garage Storage: Backdoor Storage Center | The Family Handyman
there is a coat rack with backpacks and other items hanging on the wall next to it
Small Things Considered: Making the Most of Your Living Space
Small Things Considered: Making the Most of Your Living Space
a person is opening the door with a tool
4 Ways to Burglar-Proof Your Garage
Lock the track on your home's garage door when you go away on vacation. Not that we have a garage, but for future reference
a person's hand is holding on to the side of a white door handle
Installing Weatherstripping on a Garage Door Really Warms Up the Workshop
Installing Weatherstripping on a Garage Door Really Warms Up the Workshop
How to Fix a Crack in the Garage Floor Where It Has Heaved Up Repair Cracked Concrete, Concrete Repair Products, Exposed Aggregate Concrete, Aggregate Concrete, Concrete Slab, Concrete Floors, Cement Driveway, Concrete Projects, Cement Patio
Home Maintenance & Repair | ehow
How to Fix a Crack in the Garage Floor Where It Has Heaved Up
a large house with two garages on the front and one above it's doors
Garage Door Repair Pros -
the cracks in the cement are very close together
Home Maintenance & Repair | ehow
How to Repair Level Out a Cracked Settled Concrete Garage Floor
a man in plaid shirt and jeans leaning against a garage door with firewood stacked underneath
How To Give Your Garage Door a Tune Up
Garage Door Tune-Up An annual garage door tune-up helps ensure reliable, quiet operation and safety. Each step of the tune-up takes 10 minutes or less and is worth it to keep your garage door in good working order. http://www.familyhandyman.com/DIY-Projects/Doors---Windows/Garage-Door/garage-door-tune-up
a man is painting the outside of a building
How to Repair Rotted Wood
Use a polyester filler to rebuild rotted or damaged wood. You can mold and shape it to match the original wood profile. It takes paint well and won't rot. (The back and garage door where the dog scratched??)
a piece of food on top of a wooden table
Refinish Furniture Without Stripping It
How to Refinish Furniture~ "Learn how to refinish furniture faster and easier by avoiding stripping. A seasoned pro tells you how to clean, repair and restore old worn finishes without messy chemical strippers."
a person with a sponge on their hand is cleaning the front door and opening it
How to Patch Dents in a Metal Door
Repair metal door dents...instructions on how to make it look new again - simple three-step repair.
two paintbrushes with the words, all natural paintbrush cleaner and value
10 Painting Tips & Tricks You Never Knew
All natural paintbrush cleaner! So easy & effective!
a man is using a pencil to cut out the wall paper on top of an unfinished floor
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DIY Tip of the Day: Skip Taping, Use Blinds. Slats from an old Venetian blind work great for shielding trim from paint. Cut the strings to free the slats, then tape the string holes in the slats so paint can’t leak through. To use, press the slat firmly along the junction of the wall and trim. Bring several slats to the job and use fresh ones as needed. Thanks to reader Carl Brinnel for this blindingly bright tip.
a person is laying on the floor with their feet in the air and shadows from them
How to Make Natural Wood Stain Using Coffee, Berries & More!
Vinegar works as a wood stain when you add a metal object in the mix and let it sit in a glass container for a week. A handful of pennies will produce a beautiful pale Caribbean blue stain. A wad of steel wool will give you a rich reddish hue. A combination of tea and a metal object in vinegar will produce a black stain.
a wooden keychain with four different colored pencils attached to each other on a white surface
Customizable Paint Deck
Take popsicle sticks and paint them the color of every wall in your house. Carry with you on the go to match furniture, curtains, decorations, etc.
there are many different tools on the wall
Hardware Storage: DIY Tips and Hints
Lots of nice repurposed garage storage ideas after link. Pictured: shower rings for washer/nut organization.
a person is holding scissors and an object that looks like a tube with something in it
Preserving Paint Brushes
Follow these secrets from the pros for how to use paintbrushes and rollers to make painting easier and mess-free.
three bottle caps and two keys are on the floor next to each other, one has a pepsi can
DIY - How to Make a Spare Key From Soda Bottle
to avoid lockout, DIY, how to make a spare key from soda bottle
brick clips hanging on brick without drilling great for hanging stuff on the outside wall or in
Hang things on your brick without drilling a hole. - Cute Decor
Hang things on your brick without drilling a hole.