Archive for ‘DIY’

October 26, 2019

Kitchen Organiser

by duncanr

some interesting and novel ideas in this video – pity about the totally unnecessary, and extremely irritating background ‘music’ – strongly suggest you watch with sound muted!

September 26, 2019

Poverty is an ecosystem of thinking

by allthoughtswork

So is wealth.

This is a brilliant presentation, it incorporates so many of the concepts I’ve picked up over the years from various teachers. A commenter summed up the points into an outline but I highly recommend hearing this speech en toto.

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September 7, 2019

Building a Cabin in the Woods

by duncanr

for someone with no skill at – and an aversion to – DIY, I found this vid of a father and son building a small cabin from scratch oddly addictive viewing
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September 3, 2019

Some people take Xanax, I watch cleaning shows

by allthoughtswork

After the initial anxiety of wondering what sort of human amoeba treats their property like that, I ease into imagining the smell of all those wonderful chemicals detoxing an idiot’s Petri dish of a life.

August 19, 2019

Me: What a waste of an afternoon; Also me: I wonder how many nails I have in the garage….

by allthoughtswork

August 15, 2019

How to spend even more time doing laundry

by allthoughtswork

Hint: Mute the music on the first one or you’ll be biting a towel in frustration.

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August 15, 2019

More handy tips for us clean freaks, Episode: Car

by allthoughtswork

Gonna try the paintbrush-in-the-vents one and the bug-dryer-sheet one. I’m also letting a 2 L. of Diet Coke go flat so I can load it into a squirt bottle and have my mechanic point it at my rusting drive train. He wants to see if it works, too.

PS: The toothpaste-on-the-headlights one works due to the abrasive silica, so “letting it sit” won’t do a damned thing until you start scrubbing, ya lazy sod. I may try that one, too.

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August 2, 2019

That’s just wrong on so many levels

by allthoughtswork

Wrong on so many levels

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July 17, 2019

Woman figures out how to remove creases from sneaks

by allthoughtswork

I haven’t tried it yet because I usually wear the soles down before I ever get around to destroying the uppers.

June 26, 2019

The Man Drawer

by allthoughtswork