Tool School: The Absolutely Essential Drill/Driver

No matter what project your’e doing, you’ll need to drill some holes and drive some screws once in a while. A lightweight drill/driver should be the first power tool that anyone owns. Here’s why.

The Best DIY YouTube Channels To Turn You Into A Fix-It Master

YouTube is an excellent resource if you want to be handier around the house. Whether you’re dealing with simple repairs or big improvement projects, these YouTube channels offer fantastic video tutorials that can save you time, money and frustration.

How To Make The Perfect Hard-Boiled Egg

Hard-boiled eggs may not get nearly the love that scrambled, fried or poached eggs do, but they are a versatile workhorse that can add a heavy dose of protein to everything from salads to sandwiches. You just have to do it right.

Find Your Bearings At A Formal Dinner Table With The 'B And D' Rule

If you’re not accustomed to fancy dinners, it can be tough to know what’s what. Plates and glasses will be all over the place, but this simple rule will help you know what’s yours.

Build A DIY Fold-Down Workbench To Save Floorspace In Your Shop

No matter how big your workshop is, space is precious. You can build this fold-down workbench in an afternoon that instantly upgrades your work area without taking up valuable floor space.

Two Ways To Turn Vegetables Into Noodles Without A Spiralizer

I often get asked if spiralizers — tools that transform vegetables into noodle shapes — are worth buying. While they’re a great way to make a low-carb, high-vegetable pasta alternative, you don’t need a spiralizer. Here are two vegetable noodle techniques that don’t need any special equipment.

How To Operate An Excavator

It should go without saying that something as serious as an excavator isn;t to be taken lightly. Here’s how you should approach operating one.

Why It's Sometimes OK To Eat Chicken That's Pink After Cooking

You cut into your fully-cooked chicken and see pink. Panic time? Throw it back in the oven? Not necessarily.

A Frustration-Free Way To Remove Wood Plugs From A Hole Saw 

A hole saw attachment cuts perfectly round holes into wood using your drill. It only takes a few seconds to make a hole, but what takes the most time is freeing that wood plug from the saw. Here’s an easy and methodical way to clear your hole saw so it’s ready for the next cut.

The Foods That Cool Your Mouth After Eating Something Spicy

So you misjudged that curry and now your mouth is on fire — what to do? You probably know that milk will stop the burning, but you have other options too. This infographic makes a handy guide.