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Don't Get Nailed: A Guide to Avoiding Nail-Gun Injuries

Wherein we, um, hammer home safety tips for one common power tool

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7 Tips to Sidestep Painting Spills

Whether you're heading off a rogue drop or a tsunami-level spill, follow these pro tips to prevent messes big and small

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How to Build a Sideboard from Stock Cabinets

This elegant storage piece comes together with off-the-shelf base kitchen cabinets and simple molding

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No-Fail Colors for Living Spaces

Five great hues that can help turn bland and blah into warm and inviting

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Sophisticated shades enhance the simple lines and pretty details of a cottage with gingerbread trim

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