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    How to Achieve a Salon Silk Press at Home“Unlike a basic blowout, a silk press adds volume.”
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    Everything I Use to Make (Better-Than-Hallmark) Greeting Cards at HomeFrom favorite papers to cutting machines, printers, and other supplies needed to create both simple and more intricate designs.
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    How to Do Your Own Brazilian Wax at Home, According to People Who’ve TriedProceed with caution.
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    The Best Christmas Lights, According to Experts and a Very Festive HomeownerBecause your yard deserves a little Christmas spirit, too.
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    How to Install a Lace-Front Wig, According to Experts“Wigs are super-popular right now because they’re really easy to do.”
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    How to Fix 3 Common Clothing Problems at HomeHem pants, patch a whole in your jeans, and replace a button all by yourself.
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    How to Paint a Room: 13 Tips for Painting SmarterThe brushes, rollers, and plastic wrap you need to do it right.
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    You Don’t Need to Know How to Build a Fire to Use This FirepitAll you have to do is put in some wood and light a match. The app will do the rest.
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    Yes, You Can Move Without Movers. Here’s How.“I mean, you just feel like you’ve been hit by a train when you move by yourself, right?”
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    How To Remedy Common Injuries You May Get While Cooking Every DayFrom slicing your finger on a mandoline to pulling a muscle shaking a cocktail.
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    How I Made an 18-Hole (Mini) Golf Course in My Living RoomBy rearranging a couple of pieces of furniture in my living room, I created a course with unique holes featuring different “hazards” to play around.
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    Everything You Need to Bake Bread (Assuming You Can Find Flour and Yeast)A boule wants to be a part of your future. Give in to it.
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    How to Install Your Own Air-Conditioning Unit, According to ExpertsEverything you’ll need — and how to properly (and safely) use it.
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    How to Get Through Shelter-in-Place With Kids, According to Two Dozen ParentsThe livestreams, indoor jungle gyms, kitchen soccer tournaments, and stopwatch games that will keep them (and you) occupied and happy.
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    Everything You Need to Get Into DrawingLike yoga or meditation, drawing has been a powerful tool for me in managing stress and anxiety during all of this self-isolating.
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    6 Home Repair Problems You Might Face on Your Own While Sheltering in PlaceBecause a clogged tub drain shouldn’t mean three months without bathing.
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    No, My Oversized Sweater Is Not From Acne — I Knit It Myself With This Kit“The kit truly includes everything you need to make your sweater — if you’ve never knit a stitch in your life, you’ll be fine.”
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    These Three (Inexpensive) Products Made My Headlights Bright AgainI had no idea how bad it had gotten. You probably don’t either.
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    Which Screwdrivers Do You (Really) Need?Not knowing anything about screwdrivers doesn’t mean you’re never going to need one.
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    The Five Tools You Should Always Have on Hand for Clearing Snow and IceYou might already have an ice scraper, but do you have a windshield cover?
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    How I Built A Basic (But Respectable) Home Gym for Under $700The are no machines or weights, but for about the cost of two months of Equinox, the setup is great for fundamental exercises and strength training.
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    The 8 Unexpected Things That Helped Catbird’s Co-Creative Director Quit Smoking“None helped me not want to smoke, but all were happy, needed distractions that led to the kindling of new rituals.”
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    The Best Way to Sharpen Serrated Knives Is With a Chainsaw FileSerrated knives can be a headache to sharpen. But not if you get an inexpensive chainsaw file.
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    How to Brighten Up Any Room (or Dim It a Little) in Under 30 MinutesSometimes you want a room to be bright, and sometimes you want softer lighting. With a dimmer switch you get either. Whenever you want.