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Outdoor Fabrics 101

The labels all say "safe for outside," but not all outdoor fabrics are created equal

25 Clever Ways to Reuse Your Workshop Scraps

Handy ideas for putting leftover project materials to work instead of throwing them away

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Turn a Chest of Drawers Into a Container Garden

Paint an old chest a bright color and fill its drawers with fresh blooms

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Composite Decking Guide

Before you makeover your outdoor spaces, learn about the advances in nonwood decking in the past 20 years

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