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My Vanity Was Way Too Big

The sink in the master bathroom takes up too much space, so I’m building a pedestal sink out of welded steel and …

#1915House

I finally moved into my 100 year old craftsman style house, and it needs some fixing up. Tour the house and see …

Can’t Resist the ReStore

200 miles from my house I haven’t even moved into yet. Still can’t resist going to the Habitat for Humanity ReStore.

Escrow

Woke up this morning and I was in escrow. In 30 days I’ll have this 100 year old craftsman to restore. Unless it …

Swag

A weekend of building and making at the Craftsman MAKEcation means you’ve got a lot of stuff to bring home. They shipped …

Maker Faire Morning

On my weekend with the Craftsman Tools MAKEcation in Brooklyn, we made an excursion to Queens for the amazing Maker Faire. Among the …

Problem Solving a Sink

On the road as the Itinerant DIYer, I’m at Ted Lyde’s house replacing a faucet. But what do you do when your …

More Things

Still no place to put them, but I got this lamp and this case with a secret project inside.

The Sea Monster

You never know when a sea monster might creep into your workshop, or your dreams. This one wants you to subscribe to …

My 10 Rules for the ReStore

The Habitat for Humanity ReStore is an excellent DIYer and Maker resource for tools and materials at a good price – and for …

Will This Blow My Hand Off?

Found this cool, vintage Craftsman drill at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore. I’m gonna plug it in and see if it electrocutes …

Shopping List: Laptop

Making a new project video and shop tour for you. Shot and edited the whole thing on my phone. Kink in neck

Censored Furniture

Found a piece of antique furniture I like, but it’s clearly labeled that I can’t buy it.

DIY Gym-less Fitness

Between addresses for the time being, I can’t get to my gym. New training program involves a run, a riverbed and a …

Repurposed Blockbuster Card

Moving out? Spackle job to do? Tools packed? Time for the last useful act of your Blockbuster card. Do I look tired …

Last Looks

Different people have different looking dregs. #Concertina

Namaste

More moving with my brother. Bro: Is this yoga ball coming with you? Me: I’m just getting it outta the way. Bro: Can …

That’s Not Heavy…

My brother’s in town helping me move. Bro: Oh, I think the place is looking good. You’ll easily be packed up by the …

Easy as 1, 2, 3… Oh, and 4

Packing’s going well. I only have my office, living room, bedroom and garage to go. Actually, that kinda sounds like a lot.

Recessive Gene

My dad is the ultimate organizer of things, so yesterday he helped me sort and pack my kitchen. # of boxes of …

Load of Wonder

Remember when Wonder Man joined the West Coast Avengers, so he pulled off the side of his house to pack his stuff? …

Profiles in Storage

Glowing bar, heavy bag, welder, saddle, assorted tools, golden bordello couch… Cramming all your stuff into a storage container sorta tends to …

The Art of the Move

I drew this out 20 years ago – found and mounted it to an old 1×6 today. I can’t stop me from …

Creeper

I have a lot of mirrors waiting to be upcycled. And I keep thinking someone’s sneaking up on me.