Category: DIY

Beauty, DIY, Fashion, Health & Beauty, Makeup, Nails, Product Reviews, Products, Reviews, Style

Good Deals At Julep This Month And Two-Toned Manicure Tutorial

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DIY, Dog Food, Dogs, Feeding, Pet Care, Products

4 DIY Dog Feeder Projects

Do you want a stylish dog feeder that matches your established décor? I scoured the Internet to find the best instructions for building fancy dog feeders. The following are truly unique and lovely, but affordable DIY dog bowl projects. They outshine the traditional dog bowl, but that’s not reflected in the cost of material and …

DIY, Dogs, Pet Care, Pet housing, Products

A DIY Dog House Makes the Perfect Christmas Gift for Your Pampered Pooch

Thinking about what to get your dog for Christmas? Instead of shelling out the big bucks for a plastic shelter, why not build her a dog house? This cute dog house is easy to build and requires only a small monetary investment. *FYI: The Humane Society recommends that you place dog houses in a fenced …

Beauty, DIY, Fashion, Health & Beauty, Product Reviews, Products, Style

DIY Fashion Gifts for Christmas

For my friends who are DIYers and fashionistas, here’s a bunch of really crafty holiday gifts. These gifts are inexpensive and sweet; best of all? They’re oh-so-fashionable. These gifts will be treasured and worn for years to come. So, get in your craft closet and get ready to impress your friends and family with these …

Design, DIY, Products

I Love Hooks: Simple DIY Projects Using Hooks

Hooks provide simple solutions to small space issues, such as overflowing closets and bathrooms. Our home is a busy place; bathrooms, cupboards and closets can get cramped between family essentials, winter wear, and my styling tools. It’s difficult to manage the clutter, but a few well-placed hooks have maximized space and freed up our floor …

DIY, Farm animals, Paw Care, Products

How to Build a Pig Pen

“Porcs en llibertat“. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons. Sustainable farming is awesome; although, I personally wouldn’t slaughter pigs if I owned any. I think they’re too cute, so I’d rescue them instead. If you’re going to own pigs, you’re going to need a pig pen to contain them. The following are instructions …

DIY, Feeding, Pet Health, Products

How to Build a Homemade Hamster Feeder

Feed your hamster a single tablespoon of store-bought pellets once per day. Supplement pellets with a few treats per day, such as a once-daily apple slice or a couple raisins. Hamster food should be served from a BPA free bottle feeder/dispenser. Ensure the feeder is tall enough that both your hamster and your children can …

DIY, Fish, Freshwater aquariums, Products, Saltwater aquariums

DIY: How to Build an Aquarium Tank Lid

Aquarium tanks vary by size. In order to build your aquarium tank lid to scale, you may need to adjust material lengths. Measure your aquarium before cutting materials, to ensure the aquarium lid fits securely. The lid build is based on a standard 20 gallon medium-sized freshwater aquarium that measures 24 inches-by-12 inches-by-16 inches. Materials …

DIY, Fish, Products

Replacing the Substrate in a Saltwater Tank

It is possible to replace substrate in a saltwater tank, but it’s not recommended if the current substrate isn’t causing a threat to aquatic life. Disrupting the substrate may cause bacteria, ammonia, or particles to disrupt the delicate balance of the tank. Still, if the substrate is no longer a benefit to the tank, it …

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DIY: How to Hide an Aquarium Water Pump

An air or water pump can destroy the aesthetic value of a freshwater aquarium. They’re large, mechanical looking, and generally an eyesore. It is possible to hide a pump without hindering the device. You simply need to place it behind an aquarium background. Materials Needed: Aquarium background scene, Scissors, Background application Gel, Water-resistant tape Optional …