Nobody likes a bee sting. If you want to counter the effects of one quickly, The Wall Street Journal recommends using a mixture of meat tenderiser and water on the sting.
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Summer brings warm weather and fun outdoors, but it also offers a number of challenges. Grant Thompson, the self-proclaimed "King of Random," offers up 10 great life hacks to make your time outdoors even better.
When flies invade your home, you can try to scientifically swat them all or use this simpler, faster method: spray them with glass cleaner.
Raspberry Pi can do a lot of neat things, and the server this Hacker News user built is just one of many. It runs entirely on solar power, and it comes with instructions on how you can too.
I could never find a bed I liked until I purchased a memory foam mattress. I went ahead and got a pillow, too, for better neck support. Memory foam comes with one major downside in the summer, however: it retains heat. Technogel solved that problem with a gel layer that keeps your head cool at night.
Air conditioners keep your house cool, but can drive your power bill up pretty fast. We've checked out DIY alternatives before but want to know what works best for you.