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Home Improvement DIY – How to Make LED Chandelier for lighting up your Kitchen in Low-Energy Style!

In case you haven’t noticed, eco-friendly and green people have been trying to replace traditional energy-robbing halogen bulbs with bunch of low-energy, low-cost LEDs.  Which is a great thing for safety, energy, and also creative DIYs such as this one that shows you how to make LED chandelier for low-energy, high-style kitchen.

I wanted to experiment with a lot of LED;s on AC mains, and this

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DIY – How To Replace a Whirlpool Dryer Belt!

Although most people will probably call the Whirlpool service centers (and get ripped off of outrageous U.S. labor fees), here’s how you can replace the Whirlpool dryer belt yourself and it only involves ordinary household tools such as a screwdriver.  It’s a great inexpensive solution to a usually expensive problem.

Step by step instructions to replace a dryer belt on a Whirlpool dryer. This is a easy repair that most do-it-yourselfers can do. It can save you time and money since you won’t have to call in an expensive repairman

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DIY – How to Make a USB Authenticated Door Lock!

video://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JKTXRlaXLDQ

Here’s a fun project that reminds me of myself trying to make an alarm system.  Anyways, the author has figured out how to read the actual “serial number” of the USB Flash Drive (That is the key) instead of reading any data.

Clever, smart, a great new way to authenticate door locks have been found, much better than the

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CineWall is an In-wall Plasma HDTV for “embedding” in your Livingroom Wall!

For those of who need to really utlize space efficiently around the house, especially if you don’t like your flatscreen LCD TV sticking out couple inches from the wall, you can wait for the CineWall, a 95-inch High-Definition TV with a whopping aspect ratio of 2.35:1.

Of course, you will need to shell out about $50,000 USD for this, I’d advice to wait until the prices go down when all th

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DIY – How to Make a Side Table with Doily Patterns!

Here’s a creative way of making your own side table using some wood, doily, and spray paint.  It’s probably a great way to customize the side table to fit rest of your home decorations.

a few years ago we were delighted to discover that most hardware and lumber stores carry a selection of tapered wooden table legs.  they come in a wide variety of heights, from 4” to

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DIY Egg Beaters can be used as Centrifuge for 3rd World Countries!

Here’s great news for helping out the needy in 3rd world countries, it’s the fact that egg beaters with handles as shown above can be used as centrifuge for seperating plasma from blood.  Now, try using one of those Black and Decker automatic egg beaters and you got a perfect centrifuge without sp

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iPhone Coasters!

Here’s a cool set of iPhone coasters you will enjoy.

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HDTV Hack – How to Convert your RPTV/DLPTV into a 100-inch TV!

Here’s a cool DIY on how to turn your rear projection TV (or DLPTV) into a 100-inch cinema screen by ripping the front of your TV and adding a bigger screen further away.

I do like it but I assume that the video quality will degrade when doing this so don’t blame me because everything gets bigger after this hack.

I bought Sony KDFE50A10 rear projection TV that has 50″ screen. After an year or so, I started to feel like the screen size is shrinking, really, ask any one who has a big screen TV. I wanted to buy a projector and hav

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DIY – How to Make Solar-Powered LED Beer Lanterns!

Drink a lot of beer in the bottles and have too much recycling every week?

Don’t worry, you can turn your empty beer bottles into powerful solar-powered LED beer lanterns that will light up your house at night for free.

Al Gore and company have helped us to see that our planet is in peril. Lend a hand, make a toast, and help illuminate ways for saving Earth — all at the same time! It’s easy to do your part: recycle, refill, and recharge. Just take your fave beverage bottle (keep the cap), drop in a flexible solar panel, a s

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Control Alt Delete Cups – Microsoft(suck) should sell them along with Vista and Mojave Experiment!

When did Ctrl+Alt+Del phenomenon start?  Well, it probably goes back to the days of DOS operating system but Windows made it practical and famous with its blue screens of death.

These Control Alt Delete Cups will let you free yourself from stress by drinking the keys, not punching or hitting them with your fists.  (I have to admit that on many occasions using Windows 95 and 2000, I did punch out couple of Control, Alt, and Delete keys.)

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