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

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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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Build a Garden Arch

Garden Archway from Family Handyman This classic garden arch has just six parts and can be built in less than a day. Create a gateway, frame a walkway in a hedge, or make it part of a trellis or pergola. From Family Handyman Magazine, full tutorial with diagrams and cut list.

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Guidelight

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

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Five Clever Tool Hacks

The Family Handyman magazine posted an article on their website of 22 clever new uses for tools. Here are five of my favorites. (My comments in parens.) Cu

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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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PEX Pipe: Everything You Need to Know

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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How to Install Under Cabinet Lighting in Your Kitchen

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