Tag Archives: Do it yourself

Repurpose Your Own Big Green Egg Cart – DIY

Cost, Time, and Skills: This project took me a couple of afternoons, primarily because several coats of paint had to dry. Total cost for this project was about 20 bucks because the cart was found and the cedar lumber was … Continue reading

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Install a Vent Flue for a 95% Efficient Condensing Gas Furnace – DIY

Disclaimer: If you’re considering doing this type of job yourself, you should be aware of the dangers involved. The job itself isn’t very complicated, but doing it incorrectly could lead to some serious problems for you, your home, and your … Continue reading

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Updating/Restoring an Old Stereo Console – DIY – Part 1 – Planning

**Finished Product Post** In 1971, my parents purchased a brand-spankin-new stereo console from Sears. It was stylish, well made, and one of their first furniture purchases. This beast had a radio tuner, record player, and anĀ 8-track player. In true 70s … Continue reading

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