Beginners might find picking out lumber at a home improvement store overwhelming, so TikTok creator @buildandcreatehome shared her best tip to help you find what you need. To find a straight board, pull the lumber off the shelf and hold one end up to eye level to spot any warping.
QUESTION: Tim, in a recent column you got me excited about creating something very unique with ceramic tile. The issue is I’m like you and have stick-people skills when it comes to artistic talent. Doing mosaic tile would be impossible for me. Is there some other way I can create a simple but one-of-a-kind tile look that you might only find in my house? What tips do you have for a beginner like me? —Xenia F., Port Arthur, Texas
NEW YORK (AP) — Through the first year of the pandemic, the country's independent booksellers have — so far — avoided disaster.
An abrupt relaxation of mask policies has left workers at some retail and grocery stores reeling as they try to sort out what it means for their own safety.
The embers had barely cooled before Black Tulsans began rebuilding Greenwood Avenue.
An overcharged housing market is keeping aisles full at Home Depot and the company reported sales that blew past Wall Street expectations Tuesday.
Since Memorial Day weekend traditionally kicks off the summer, serve summery desserts like popsicles or an icebox cake. Make your own popsicle…
You can create your own cute customizable dog toys in any color or pattern you want by using this tutorial from @mnpetphotographer. All you need is some fleece from a craft or fabric store. Cut the fleece into strips, braid it together, knot the ends, and cut off the excess.
Next to Michael's of Brooklyn, this was the label that most attracted my eye: the distinctive drawing of a long, red San Marzano tomato against a white label with a green border, like you'd see on a big 28-oz. can at the store. For that reason, I thought this sauce would be a winner. What can I say? I'm impressionable.
Tik Tok creator @debbiedually regularly chronicles her best grandmillennial furniture and décor finds. No surprise, most of it comes from an actual grandma’s house through thrift stores and estate sales.
TikTok user @makingitwithabby found this mid-century modern barrel chair at a thrift store for $2.50, and it was in pretty bad shape. Thanks to a newly upholster cushion in a modern print and a coat of paint, this chair now brings together old and new design elements in a completely chic way.
TikTok creator @besassique’s unicorn egg tutorial might require a trip the craft store for some colored paper, rhinestones, glue, markers, and paint, but the result is absolutely worth it—especially if you have a unicorn-obsessed child in your family.
This window perch DIY from @electric.entity can be put up in just minutes but will bring your cat hours of enjoyment daily. To create a window perch, simply install a floating shelf just below the window, then cover the shelf with a small rug. Ikea, Five Below, or thrift stores are great places to find affordable rugs.
Ten people, including a Boulder police officer, were killed Monday when a gunman attacked a King Soopers grocery store in Colorado.
President Joe Biden’s massive $1.9 trillion stimulus package has just been signed into law, providing much-needed financial relief for many Americans. Two of the most notable provisions include extending unemployment benefits and disbursing a third round of direct payments (also known as stimulus checks). For many, these stimulus payments are more of a lifeline than […]
A House panel on Tuesday approved legislation banning anyone under 21 from buying cigarettes or electronic smoking products.
Readers ask questions. Kimberly Williams Brackett answers them.
The van was left running at a convenience store. Investigators obtained images of the suspects from the store's surveillance cameras.