Text 29 Sep John Deere Work Gloves and Safety Glasses

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The John Deere logo and colors are iconic and are the best representation of American ingenuity and success. But, you don’t have a need for a John Deere tractor but still love the brand? You can now wear John Deere with pride as they’ve partnered with West Chester (for gloves) and Wiley X (for safety glasses) to produce some high-quality licensed gear.

They recently sent over some of their…

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Photo 25 Sep Catch the fall colors before they’re gone. Spotted a few deer amongst the volcanic rock near Cedar Breaks, UT.

Catch the fall colors before they’re gone. Spotted a few deer amongst the volcanic rock near Cedar Breaks, UT.

Text 25 Sep Build a Sawhorse Table

We needed an outdoor table for a party and since we love our sawhorses we simply built a pair and added a sheet of plywood and some paint and viola! We’ve got a sawhorse table.

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Estimated Project Time: 2 Hours

Challenge Level: Medium

Tools & Supplies:
8 30″ 2x4s
6 32.5″ 2x4s
4 x 8 ¾” plywood
Box of 2″ wood screws
Sandpaper grits: 180, 220
Drill/Driver with Phillips bit or screwdriver
Circular Saw…

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Photo 25 Sep Wagner always comes through with some cool spray painting products. We’re just unpacking their new FLEXIO 890. Review to follow.

Wagner always comes through with some cool spray painting products. We’re just unpacking their new FLEXIO 890. Review to follow.

Photo 25 Sep A laser distance meter has truly become a must-have tool/device for any homeowner. This one from Fluke is solid.

A laser distance meter has truly become a must-have tool/device for any homeowner. This one from Fluke is solid.

Text 23 Sep 1 note Let there be Light: Formulating Our Renovation Plan

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This is Part II of Joe and Lulu’s Richmond House Renovation. Last week they shared their plans for lighting and incorporating elements of Feng Shui into their design and this week they show how they executed their plan.

When ELLE DECOR asked the interior designer Benjamin Noriega-Ortiz, about the most important aspect of decorating a house, he responded, “Light is the magical ingredient that…

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Text 23 Sep Cub Cadet Wide-Area Walk-Behind Lawn Mower Review

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The house I moved into last fall is on a cul-de-sac with a wide, sweeping front lawn and side yards. Like a lot of DIYers I mow my own lawn and I find it therapeutic—up to a point. With my 21-inch wide push mower it was taking far too long to get the job done so when it died I didn’t mind much. It was time to upgrade.

I’ve been using the 33-inch wide Cub Cadet most of the summer. The wide area…

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Photo 22 Sep Richard Branson’s next venture

Richard Branson’s next venture

Photo 21 Sep The Kelvinator is still kicking #magiccycle #kitchens

The Kelvinator is still kicking #magiccycle #kitchens

Photo 17 Sep Sometimes only an angle grinder will do.

Sometimes only an angle grinder will do.


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