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Four Ways To Minimise Your Key Ring

If you’re not careful, your key ring can quickly get out of control. Before you know it, you’ll have five keys for things you don’t own anymore, heaps of rewards cards and a few tools you don’t really need. You can handle this situation in a lot of ways. Let’s look at a few of the best.


This DIY Desk Saves Space, Folds Up Into A Wall Mirror When Not In Use

When you live in a small place, you need to be as efficient as possible with your space. This easy-to-build desk transforms into a wall mirror to give you a lot of utility in a small room.


Add A Virtual Keyboard To A Raspberry Pi

We’ve shown off a few different Raspberry Pi projects that use touchscreens in the past, but one of the problems with them is that you still have to connect them to a full keyboard. DIY enthusiast Ozzmaker shows off how to add a virtual keyboard to any Pi project using a touchscreen so you don’t need to worry about that anymore.


DIY.org Is An Instructables For Children

Kids are crafty, natural tinkerers. Now they can join a community of like-minded other youths in sharing their creations, taking on new projects and acquiring new skills at DIY.org.


Make Your Own Reusable Food Wraps With Beeswax

You can make your own food wraps with cloth and beeswax, which can be reused for up to six months and are water-resistant as well.


Build Your Own Raspberry Pi-Powered Mobile Game System

The Raspberry Pi makes an excellent game system already, but it’s not exactly mobile. If you want to take it on the road with you, Adafruit has a guide to build a Game Boy-inspired game system on the cheap.


Create A Family Command Centre To Remember Everyday Essentials

When rushing out of the house in the morning, it’s easy to forget the things you need to take with you. Create a family command centre near the front door, and you’ll have a place to stash the things you need to remember to take with you on your way out.


Test Key Items In Your Home Before A Pre-Sale Inspection

Trying to sell your house? Don’t forget the simple things a potential buyer or home inspector might look for.


Top 10 Outdoor DIY Projects You Can Do In Under An Hour

You don’t need a lot of time or even effort to upgrade your outdoor space. In fact, in an hour or less you could complete a project that will help turn your backyard or balcony into an impressive oasis. Here are 10+ ideas to consider.


Add A Brake Light To Your Bicycle

Riding a bike on roads populated with cars makes communicating actions, like when you’re braking, an important part of cycling safety. Instructables user tomatoskins shares a way to add a taillight to your ride that lights up when you hit the brakes.