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How to Make an Outdoor Gas Fireplace

Thanks for stopping by to check out the tutorial on how to make an outdoor gas fireplace. I’ve been searching for months to find a good tutorial and plans to make a more DIY friendly gas fire pit that didn’t involve welding and masonry. Turns out there isn’t much on the subject, so I researched to build my own. The ...

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DIY Polished Concrete Coffee Table with Crushed Glass

Polished Concrete Table

This week, we wanted to dive more in to polishing concrete, coloring concrete, and embedding crushed, recycled glass into a concrete table top. This Concrete Coffee Table is an awesome project for all different skills levels, it is simple to make, and has a nice, modern touch to it. Be sure to check out the free, downloadable plans. Share your ...

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Why You Should get Started with DIY Projects in 2016

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This New Year is all about you: become the best that you can be, work towards your goals and achieve them, and cross things off the list that you’ve been wanting to finish for some time now. This blog post will dive into why you need to get started with DIY Projects in 2016. Do It Yourself Projects will open ...

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Modern Concrete Log Holder

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Ryobi was a fan of the Concrete Log Holder that we recently made, so we teamed up and decided to make a more modern, circular version of the concrete log holder. The step-by-step tutorial is on Ryobi Nation website, here. Below are a few photos of the build and some basic tools and supplies needed to make yours! Best of ...

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DIY Concrete Dining Table

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How to make a Concrete Dining Table! This is an excellent DIY concrete project for beginners and the more experienced alike! This clean, modern, minimalist design approach will look great in your dining room. This project doesn’t take that long to make and is attainable by anyone if you follow this step-by-step tutorial. Best of luck on yours! This particular ...

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How to Make a Concrete Log Holder

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Learn how to make a Concrete Log Holder for holding firewood neatly next to the fireplace. This concrete and wood design is very clean, minimal, and modern. The whole project does not take very long and can be done on a small budget. I had a blast making it and know that you will too! Be sure to check out ...

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DIY Pete’s 20 Recommended YouTube Channels


DIY Pete wanted to compile a list, continuing in the Top 20 Series, of his top 20 YouTube channel recommendations. These are 20 of the best DIY, woodworking, and How To YouTube channels. We think that they all have great offerings and are equal, this list is in no particular order. Be sure to check out some of their videos ...

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DIY Pete’s 10 Most Popular Projects

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I wanted to resurface some of my more popular DIY Projects that I have done in the past. The first project that I ever posted on YouTube was an in-depth tutorial on how to build a Farmhouse Dining Table. That and other woodworking and concrete working how to projects have continually seen growth and attention on YouTube. You can click ...

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How to Make a Concrete End Table

For this week’s video tutorial, blog post, and downloadable plans, we made a concrete end table that has a sliced agate embedded in the top. This is a great DIY concrete project that doesn’t take long, looks very clean and modern, and is easy on the budget. Check out the video, photos, and post below and click here to download ...

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Concrete Lazy Susan

For this week’s project, we decided to make a round Concrete Lazy Susan for the kitchen. This is a very fun project, is easy to make, and can be done in a day! All thats needed for this project is some Quikrete cement mix, concrete sealer, a drill, 20″x20″ of melamine, and a strip of white laminate. Best of luck ...

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