DIY

Genius Turns An Old Tree Trunk Into A Masterpiece Without Using A Single Power Tool

Thanks to the slew of shiny power tools that fill up shelves at hardware stores everywhere, you can build just about anything you set your mind to these days. Anyone can be a master craftsman with the right tools and a YouTube tutorial!

Guy Turns An Old Stump That Nobody Wanted Into The Coolest Thing We've Ever Seen

There’s a reason you’ve never seen a “Rotting Stump Exhibit” at any museum or fair. Old, decaying hunks of tree—otherwise known as eyesores—aren’t exactly camera-worthy sights. In fact, they’re usually something you pay a lot of money to get removed.

Here's The Incredibly Simple Way To Escape From A Zip Tie That Everyone Should Know

It’s easy to believe that abductions really only happen in movies and television crime dramas. The truth is, it could happen to anyone at practically any time. What can you do if you find yourself confined in a dark, unfamiliar place with your hands bound?

12 Simple Survival Hacks That Could Be Real Lifesavers In An Emergency

The world can be crazy place, and a lot can go wrong before you even know it. One moment you’re happily hiking along a trail, and in the next you’re stuck in a life-or-death situation, forced to rely only on your wits to survive.

Guy Pulls Up Rotting Old Fence Post And Brings It Home Only To Create The Coolest Thing Ever

DIY projects are a great way to spend your time. Not only do you get to create awesome, one-of-a-kind items that impress your friends and family, but it allows you to flex your creative muscles as well.

Here's How To Actually Start A Fire Using Nothing But A Lemon

When you’re out in the middle of the wilderness, safety is always your primary concern. For campers and hikers, this means bringing lots of water and snacks to keep up your strength.

Preparing These Barbecue Bacon Meatball Bombs Will Make Anyone A Dinnertime Hero

It can be difficult to know what sort of finger foods to serve when you invite guests over for a party. You don’t want to end up with the usual boring tray of pretzels and carrots with dip, do you?

30 Truly Terrible Life Hacks That Should Never Be Tried At Home

Ninety percent of the time, you probably ignore any life hack you see online. Can you really turn an orange peel into a citrus-scented candle? (Actually, yes, you can.) Every now and again, though, you come across an incredibly simple solution to an everyday problem that actually (magically) works!

Here Are 15 Little-Known Ways That WD-40 Can Change A Person's Life

If you have ever had to deal with a squeaky set of door hinges, then chances are you’ve used WD-40 before. However, if that’s all you are using this amazing stuff for, then you are seriously missing out!

14 Clever Hacks That Will Make Getting Through Winter So Much Easier

When the winter months roll around, you’d better be prepared to battle the cold. The frigid temperatures can take a huge toll not only on your body, but your clothing, home, and car, too. That’s why it’s so important to be prepared to avoid getting stuck in annoying or downright dangerous situations.

Genius Crafter Puts All His Crayons In The Oven And The Results Are Incredible

If you’re a parent, it’s fair to assume you probably have crayons all over your house. Kids love using them to draw all sorts of imaginative pictures and fill in coloring books, and they come in so many fun hues.

25 Genius Cooking Hacks Everyone Will Wish They Knew About Sooner

There is nothing more comforting than sitting down to a nice, hot meal after a long day. It’s a great way to reconnect as a family and unwind, too.

Woman Throws 13,000 Pennies On The Floor For A Reason That Leaves Guests Speechless

Pennies are something that many people take for granted. After all, they’re the least valuable form of American currency, and you can find them practically everywhere, from couch cushions to the grocery store parking lot.

13 Body Hacks That Even Most Doctors Don't Know About

The human body is pretty darn amazing. It’s capable of things like running marathons and creating life—those are totally awe-inspiring accomplishments when you stop and think about them.

Man Who Left Tomato Slices In A Bucket For 10 Days Has The Whole Neighborhood Jealous

With spring perpetually just around the corner, it’s time to venture back into your yard, get your green thumb ready, and grow a season’s worth of vegetables.

Man Cutting Down A Tree Doesn't Realize That His Wife Has Big Plans For The Stump

At some point in your lifetime, you will attempt a craft-based project. It could be absolutely exceptional, or it could turn out to be an utter disaster. However, chances are it will fall somewhere in between those two.

22 Genius Ways To Use Cinder Blocks To Spruce Up The House

Everyone accumulates junk in their home; it’s virtually impossible not to! We all need to buy new things occasionally, and suddenly that old stuff you meant to throw away finds a home someplace else in your living quarters. Sometimes, that old stuff can come in handy, especially when you have a DIY project in mind.

Woman Stuffs These Giant Meatballs With A Delicious Surprise That Left Us Drooling

Spaghetti and meatballs is a comfort food that you almost can’t improve upon. But just like all culinary classics that are reinvented, someone has found a way to take this dish to the next level!

Here's Why Putting A Clothespin On A Car's Air Vent Is Actually Brilliant

Let’s face it: no matter how hard you’ve tried to get that awful smell out of your bathroom or car, you just can’t seem to have it stay pleasant for more than a few hours. What’s a person to do?

11 Crucial Mistakes Everyone Makes While Doing Laundry

There’s no question that the advent of washing machines has made an unavoidable life chore a heck of a lot easier. You could throw in your dirty clothes, dump in some detergent, and not have to worry about it until it’s time to switch them to the dryer.

Her Grandma's House Had Been Abandoned For 30 Years When She Finally Decided To Act

Even if you’re not particularly handy, you know that maintaining a house is a lot of work. It’s easy for many people who aren’t frequently updating and fixing up a home to forget just how quickly things can fall apart.

Here's A Magic Trick For Getting A Ton Of Extra Storage On Any iPhone

With all the advancements and conveniences brought on by modern technology, it’s hard not to love your iPhone. Yet, one of the disadvantages to having access to so many apps, songs, photos, and videos is that you’re (most likely) constantly running out of space.

Anyone Who's Locked Their Keys Inside The Car Should Remember This Brilliant Trick

Getting locked out of your car is really annoying. You either have to go digging for a spare key, call a locksmith (which takes time and costs money), or worse: you have to break into your own car.

More People Are Putting Cotton Balls Around The House To Help Get Rid Of Ants For Good

Nothing ruins a nice home-cooked meal quite like bugs crawling all over your kitchen. All it takes is one sighting at a dinner party, and everyone in the neighborhood will know your dirty secret in no time!

There's A Different Way To A Make A Grilled Cheese Sandwich That's So Much Better

Even if you don’t love to cook, chances are there’s at least one dish that you consider your go-to for dinner. It might not be gourmet, and it might not be impressive, but it’s comforting and you love it.