Build Your Own Wooden Garage Storage Shelves

When you don’t have a lot of storage space, your best bet is to build up. You can purchase steel and plastic shelves from your home improvement store, but the steel shelves are expensive and heavy, and the plastic shelves can sag and fall apart. Take some time to build your own shelves from wood, and you’ll have a fully customisable and solid storage solution.


Froth Milk Easily With A Tea Infuser

Frothy, foamy milk is a delicious add to your morning (or anytime) cup of joe. If you don’t have a milk frother on hand, you can use a handheld tea ball infuser to get the job done.


Keep Kids Stain-Free During Mealtimes With IKEA Sealing Clips

Once kids reach the age of two they are considered too old to wear a bib — and yet most of them are still incredibly messy eaters. Here’s a cheap solution from IKEA Hackers that will help to keep stained clothing to a minimum.


Make Caramelised Onions In The Microwave

Caramelising onions takes a lot of time to get that sweet flavour and deep colour. Typical shortcuts still take valuable space on your stove. Alton Brown shares his secret for doing it in the microwave.


Build This Go-Anywhere Camera Mount From A One-Handed Clamp

Sometimes, being portable is more important than carrying a proper camera mount or tripod. Instructables user corybschneider came up with a stable, secure mount that’s adaptable, mounts anywhere and can be used with one hand. All you need is a clamp and some assorted screws and nuts.


Joinery 101: Create Mortise And Tenon Joints

A mortise and tenon joint is one of the most basic and strong ways to join two boards together, but it takes a bit more time (and more tools) than some joinery techniques.


Learn How To Properly Trim Your Beard With This Video

If you’re the bearded type, keeping those suburbs of the chin in check is more difficult than you would think. The Art of Manliness heads to a barber to get some tips for keeping a beard looking good.


Avoid Wasting Stale Potato Chips By Using Them For Crumbing

If you’re not interested in trying to resuscitate the crispiness of your now-stale potato chips, you might as well do something else with them. Breaking them up into tiny pieces makes for tasty crumbs to apply to baked or fried food.


Make Your Own Herbal Tea

Some argue that herbal tea isn’t technically tea, since it doesn’t come from the right plant. Herbal tea sounds a lot better than hot herb water, but that’s essentially what it is. And if you have some herbs on hand, you can easily make your own.


Joinery 101: How To Attach Boards With Dowels

Dowels are a simple way to make glued joints even stronger by using small pegs to keep things together.