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How to Make a Butcher Block Cutting Board


Learn how to Make a Butcher Block Cutting Board with DIY Pete. We made a cutting board out of select hardwoods: walnut, cherry, and maple. The final dimension is 12″x16″x3/4″. This is a great DIY project for those just getting into woodworking or for the more advanced as well. This is a quick project and with only a couple of ...

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Make a Metal Coat Rack

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Learn how to make a marine life metal coat rack with plasma cut designs. I collaborated with my cousin Peder Sveen, who is studying Marine Biology in Idaho. We used the plasma cutter to cut out a shark and swordfish. We had a great time making this and he is happy with his custom, marine life metal coat rack! Supply ...

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How to Make a DIY Giant Jenga Game


Learn how to build a Giant Jenga Game. This Jenga game is the perfect yard game and we built this for my younger brother, Sam, and sister-in-law’s, Lindsay, wedding. The Jenga Game is an easy DIY project that you can accomplish in just a couple hours and can be built out of recycled 2″x4″ boards or a few new 2″x4″ ...

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August Ryobi Nation Tool Giveaway


I am excited to announce this months Ryobi Nation Tool Giveaway! Please enter for your chance to win a Ryobi 12 inch sliding miter saw. This is the exact saw I use for my DIY Projects and it works great. Please comment below and tell us about a cool project you are working, plan to make, or just finished up ...

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DIY Trellis | How to Make a Trellis


Learn how to build a Trellis with DIY Pete. This is a simple DIY project that will only take a couple hours and won’t break the bank. My mom and I created this project together and had a blast building this wood trellis.  Lumber for DIY Trellis QTY: 8  2x2x8 boards (Actual measurement is 1 1/2 inches x 1 1/2 inches ...

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How to Acid Stain Concrete

Best Acid Staining Tutorial

Acid staining a patio can turn your boring grey concrete into a beautiful patio your friends and family will love. I did this particular project on my patio and it turned out great. In this post I will walk you through the acid staining process. Acid staining concrete is a simple DIY project that can be done in a weekend. Did ...

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