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Create Your Own Google Calendar Door Sign

One of the nice things about Google Calendar is the fact you can share your schedule with other people. However, if you’d prefer a more real-world solution, DIY enthusiast Alex Forey shows off how to create a little sign for your door.


Make Your Own Nut Milk And Nut Butters With This Visual Guide

Nut milks and butters are great as dairy alternatives, but are expensive in the stores. Fortunately, Making these foods at home is easy. This chart gives you all the recipes for major nuts.


How To Identify A Load-Bearing Wall

Most people enjoy an open floor plan these days, but it’s impossible to achieve that look in older homes without taking down a few walls. Since some of those walls might be keeping the rest of the house standing, it’s important to understand how load-bearing walls work and be able to identify them.


Build A Face-Recognising Safe With A Raspberry Pi

Having a safe is a great way to store your valuables. Now, you can lock them away in a DIY, face-recognising setup with a some free software, a Raspberry Pi and a Pi camera.


Drill A Straighter Hole With Some Scrap Wood

It can be difficult to get a straight hole when using a hand drill. Some drills come with a level mounted on the back, but Popular Mechanics shares a few other tips for drilling straight.


Build A Bass Cannon, Pull The Trigger To Rock The Party

It’s no dubstep gun, but this DIY “bass cannon” combines some speaker guts and an Airzooka for a portable party that rides on your shoulders — or at your hip, ready to fire some crazy beats any time the need arises.


Make An MP3 Player Out Of An Old Cassette

MP3 players aren’t nearly as popular as they used to be, but Instructables user BrittLiv’s MP3 player-inside-of-a-cassette is cool enough that it might be worth making regardless.


Create Your Own iOS Notifications Viewer With An Arduino

Sick of looking at your phone just to check notifications? DIYer Luke Berndt was, so he decided to build a little notifications viewer with an Arduino.


Build Secret Litter Box Storage In A Stereo Cabinet

There are plenty of ways to keep your cat litter box out of sight. Instructables user egreer1 built this nifty hider with storage from an old stereo system. It hides the sight and smell of the box.


Build Your Own Automatic Tea Machine

Making tea is pretty easy: put the bag in, let it steep, take it out. But it’s easy to forget to remove the teabag, which means you end up with a little too much flavour. Instructables user suvinks solved this problem by creating a little tea brewing machine.