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The SnapPower Guidelight is "The Best Night-Light in History" - The Family Handyman Magazine Sleek modern design, costs only .10/year to operate and leaves both of your outlets free to use. No wiring or batteries needed!

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How to Build a Rain Garden in Your Yard

How to Build a Rain Garden in Your Yard. It's a beautiful flower bed—and a reservoir for yard and roof runoff. Nurture the land in your yard and protect the environment by channeling rain water and runoff from gutters into a rain garden planted with deep-rooted, colorful native plants. By the DIY experts of The Family Handyman Magazine.

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Why Didn't I Think of That?

These ingenious tips, tricks and solutions to common problems are simple, smart and straightforward.

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Check out this great life hack for keeping the hallway clear of clutter. | Handyman Magazine |

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Tips to Build a Concrete Walkway

Build strong, crack-free concrete sidewalks and slabs with these 10 pro tips. Tips include forming edges, leveling, smoothing, curing and other vital steps in creating a first-rate concrete pour. Also, the 10 most common mistakes. By the DIY experts of The Family Handyman Magazine: September 2008 Tip 1: Overbuild your forms Tip 2: Form curves with hardboard Tip 3: Keep stakes below the form tops Tip 4: Put down a solid base Tip 5: Plunge out the bubbles Tip…

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How to Install Under Cabinet Lighting in Your Kitchen

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Free Shed and Workshop Plans and Do-It-Yourself Building Guides from The Family Handyman Magazine

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Pull up a post using a car jack and a short length of timber nailed on the side. Australian Handyman Magazine.

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Ideas for the Kitchen: Cabinet Door Inserts

Remodel your kitchen quickly and easily by cutting out old wooden door panels and installing new, striking materials, like metal, glass or fabric. Do it yourself to keep the cost low. By the DIY experts of The Family Handyman Magazine: June 2011 Step 1: Decide on new door inset material Step 2: Remove the old panels Step 3: Install the metal inserts

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Everything You Need to Know About PEX Piping

No. You can install PEX just like you would other pipe, with main lines and branches to each fixture. But you lose a lot of the benefits of PEX with this system since it requires so many fittings. With the home-run system, you install a manifold in the utility room or some area that’s close to the main water line and water heater, and run a separate PEX tube to each fixture as shown above. This system uses more tubing but is fast and only requires two connections: one at the manifold and…

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