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As a rule of thumb, work from the center out, and always paint rails before stiles.
—How to Paint Doors and Windows – 11/13/2013
Corral pet food bowls in a sleek metal boot tray to protect the floor from splashes and keep kibble contained.
—50 Nifty Fix-Ups For Less than $100 – 11/12/2013
Why pay for gift wrap? Save colorful pages from old magazines to wrap presents this year.
—10 Uses for Magazines – 11/11/2013
Older building bricks are easier to drill out because their clay tends to be softer.
10 Uses for Bricks – 11/10/2013
Take a scissor stance, one foot forward and one behind. Use the rake to pull forward from behind or in from the side. Keep your shoulders relaxed and your back upright.
—Smart and Healthy Leaf-Clearing Techniques – 11/09/2013
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