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# diy - Last year 2021

Opinion: I have become that which I most feared - a man who does DIY
# Don't Screw It Up
# Don't Screw It Up

Opinion: I have become that which I most feared - a man who does DIY

Jul 11th 2021, 8:00 PM 25,831 Views 18 Comments

Rory McNab says he doesn’t cover himself in glory with his DIY efforts, but it does feel good.

# diy - All time

Paint and plants top customer lists as hardware stores report a busy two days
# DIY Demand
# DIY Demand

Paint and plants top customer lists as hardware stores report a busy two days

May 19th 2020, 5:21 PM 18,493 Views 10 Comments

Hardware stores opened yesterday as part of Phase One, with queues outside some shops.

'The future of food is local'. Dave Whelan of the Edible Landscape Project says now is the time for us to make the change
# Opinion
# Opinion

'The future of food is local'. Dave Whelan of the Edible Landscape Project says now is the time for us to make the change

Apr 18th 2020, 12:30 PM 58,210 Views 47 Comments

Whelan says we can make a small difference by thinking about our food sources.

Opinion: 'I'm constantly asked if I can thank the handyman for carrying out their work - my work'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: 'I'm constantly asked if I can thank the handyman for carrying out their work - my work'

Feb 17th 2020, 6:10 AM 70,173 Views 75 Comments

Laura de Barra, author of a new book Gaff Goddess, writes about why we need to take the gender out of DIY.

Basic Stitch: I tried to recreate this €4 IKEA stool from my favourite DIYer
# Basic Stitch
From The Daily Edge
# Basic Stitch

Basic Stitch: I tried to recreate this €4 IKEA stool from my favourite DIYer

Mar 23rd 2019, 11:00 AM 8,055 Views 1 Comment

Will it pass the arse test?

Basic Stitch: I tried to Pinterest some old jars 'cause I wasn't arsed going to the bottle bank
# Basic Stitch
From The Daily Edge
# Basic Stitch

Basic Stitch: I tried to Pinterest some old jars 'cause I wasn't arsed going to the bottle bank

Mar 3rd 2019, 3:00 PM 6,146 Views 0 Comments

Worth the effort?

Basic Stitch: Making your own tassel earrings takes less time than ordering off AliExpress
# Basic Stitch
From The Daily Edge
# Basic Stitch

Basic Stitch: Making your own tassel earrings takes less time than ordering off AliExpress

Feb 23rd 2019, 11:00 AM 1,899 Views 0 Comments

But is it as easy though?

Basic Stitch: How to make (and shake) your pom poms
# Basic Stitch
From The Daily Edge
# Basic Stitch

Basic Stitch: How to make (and shake) your pom poms

Feb 16th 2019, 11:00 AM 2,386 Views 0 Comments

Fancy getting crafty?

Here's how to decorate your room to feel more Christmas-y on a budget
# Christmas Decor
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas Decor

Here's how to decorate your room to feel more Christmas-y on a budget

Dec 13th 2018, 8:00 AM 3,760 Views 0 Comments

With minimal effort, too.

Two creative and affordable ways to make your bedroom cosy for Autumn
# Home Decor
From The Daily Edge
# Home Decor

Two creative and affordable ways to make your bedroom cosy for Autumn

Sep 20th 2018, 5:53 PM 8,424 Views 1 Comment

Some suggestions that are more than fairylights.

Argos is selling a DIY prosecco kit that allows you to turn water into (sparkling) wine
# Seccers
From The Daily Edge
# Seccers

Argos is selling a DIY prosecco kit that allows you to turn water into (sparkling) wine

Sep 22nd 2017, 9:21 AM 4,748 Views 3 Comments

Colour us intrigued!

One in four adults are living in an unsuitable home but can't afford to move
# Property Ladder
# Property Ladder

One in four adults are living in an unsuitable home but can't afford to move

Jun 1st 2017, 9:52 AM 11,109 Views 26 Comments

Some are planning to extend or convert their home for more space.

Hand grenade 'used during War of Independence' found during renovations
# Diy
# Diy

Hand grenade 'used during War of Independence' found during renovations

Apr 24th 2017, 7:17 PM 14,752 Views 14 Comments

The Mills 36 hand grenade was made safe and disposed of by the Defence Forces.

This dad had the best response to people trolling him about his son's toy kitchen
# Diy
From The Daily Edge
# Diy

This dad had the best response to people trolling him about his son's toy kitchen

Oct 21st 2015, 4:49 PM 9,045 Views 6 Comments

What a guy.

Look what this Louth man did to his Nissan Micra
# Yo Shorty
From The Daily Edge
# Yo Shorty

Look what this Louth man did to his Nissan Micra

Sep 23rd 2015, 10:44 AM 8,610 Views 6 Comments

We think it’s cute <3

An Irish DIY startup just got the attention of Silicon Valley
# Nailed It
# Nailed It

An Irish DIY startup just got the attention of Silicon Valley

Aug 17th 2015, 3:07 PM 16,114 Views 1 Comment

BonzaQuote has won a place in a top startup programme.

How to recreate Fat Frog ice pops at home
# Bring Back Fat Frog
From The Daily Edge
# Bring Back Fat Frog

How to recreate Fat Frog ice pops at home

Jun 29th 2015, 4:18 PM 15,172 Views 2 Comments

(Both regular and boozy versions.)

8 of the most basic things people have ever put on their walls
# Home Disimprovement
From The Daily Edge
# Home Disimprovement

8 of the most basic things people have ever put on their walls

Jun 4th 2015, 3:47 PM 11,750 Views 7 Comments

Get away with the quotes.

8 important questions the internet has about masturbation
# Diy
From The Daily Edge
# Diy

8 important questions the internet has about masturbation

May 8th 2015, 10:56 AM 20,485 Views 3 Comments

“Will it make my hands hairy?”

Fears for local jobs as B&Q unveils plans to close or shrink its stores
# Hammered
# Hammered

Fears for local jobs as B&Q unveils plans to close or shrink its stores

Mar 31st 2015, 12:50 PM 24,239 Views 29 Comments

It’s all part of parent company Kingfisher’s plan to be “unified” across Europe.

Man demonstrates exactly how NOT to knock down a wall
# Don't Do It Yourself
From The Daily Edge
# Don't Do It Yourself

Man demonstrates exactly how NOT to knock down a wall

Mar 25th 2015, 10:00 PM 4,675 Views 3 Comments

Yikes.

DIY in the home: When should you leave it to the professionals?
# Home Improvement
# Home Improvement

DIY in the home: When should you leave it to the professionals?

Mar 5th 2015, 6:28 PM 3,309 Views 1 Comment

To find out what you can do around your own home, TheJournal.ie spoke to expert Gerry Fallon.

Ludicrous DIY disaster is the gift that keeps on giving
# Perfect
From The Daily Edge
# Perfect

Ludicrous DIY disaster is the gift that keeps on giving

Feb 27th 2015, 10:00 PM 5,772 Views 0 Comments

Just when you thought electrical wiring couldn’t be funny, this happens.

7 storage solutions that'll put some smacht on your makeup collection
# Make Me Up
From The Daily Edge
# Make Me Up

7 storage solutions that'll put some smacht on your makeup collection

Feb 14th 2015, 2:20 PM 17,038 Views 2 Comments

Storage solutions for all. Even you, woman with 30+ Mac lipsticks.

Here's how to make some decent (not tacky) Christmas decorations
# You'll Need...
# You'll Need...

Here's how to make some decent (not tacky) Christmas decorations

Nov 22nd 2014, 10:30 AM 22,606 Views 9 Comments

Get into Blue Peter mode to kit out your home and save some cash this Christmas.

International Repair Café movement is setting up shop in Kilkenny
# Fixer Upper
# Fixer Upper

International Repair Café movement is setting up shop in Kilkenny

Oct 26th 2014, 10:15 AM 16,146 Views 15 Comments

The initiative, which originated in Amsterdam, is becoming increasingly popular in Ireland.

Dad of the year makes his son the best Halloween costume we've ever seen
# Vending Machine
From The Daily Edge
# Vending Machine

Dad of the year makes his son the best Halloween costume we've ever seen

Oct 16th 2014, 2:00 PM 8,361 Views 1 Comment

No, that is not a real vending machine.

Best use of a computer mouse ever, spotted in Dublin
# Diy
From The Daily Edge
# Diy

Best use of a computer mouse ever, spotted in Dublin

Sep 20th 2014, 11:25 AM 5,660 Views 0 Comments

Innovation.

17 simple tips to make the most of your small apartment
# Flat Hacks
From The Daily Edge
# Flat Hacks

17 simple tips to make the most of your small apartment

Sep 20th 2014, 9:30 AM 29,750 Views 24 Comments

Turn your tiny studio into a palace.

13 one-off DIY projects to make your home more awesome
# Secret Doors
From The Daily Edge
# Secret Doors

13 one-off DIY projects to make your home more awesome

Sep 15th 2014, 9:30 PM 39,735 Views 9 Comments

With instructions.

Can you really create a VR experience out of a smartphone and cardboard?
# Diy
# Diy

Can you really create a VR experience out of a smartphone and cardboard?

Sep 6th 2014, 7:15 PM 12,660 Views 5 Comments

Provided you have a decent smartphone, then yes.

Coolest dad ever builds homemade hovercraft for his kids
# Diy
From The Daily Edge
# Diy

Coolest dad ever builds homemade hovercraft for his kids

Aug 25th 2014, 10:01 PM 3,167 Views 3 Comments

Build one for US.

Here's one hard-hit Irish industry finally coming back from the recession - hardware
# Hammer And Tongs
# Hammer And Tongs

Here's one hard-hit Irish industry finally coming back from the recession - hardware

Jul 30th 2014, 3:11 PM 14,606 Views 17 Comments

But growth in Dublin is outstripping growth in rural areas.

Opinion: DIY cocktails – how to grow your own mojito
# Mojitos
# Mojitos

Opinion: DIY cocktails – how to grow your own mojito

Jul 26th 2014, 7:00 PM 331 Views 8 Comments

Today there are many variations on the white rum cocktail, but the original recipe is still a classic summer beverage.

DIY: Google wants you to create a VR headset using cardboard
# Arts And Crafts
# Arts And Crafts

DIY: Google wants you to create a VR headset using cardboard

Jun 26th 2014, 10:54 AM 6,709 Views 5 Comments

You will need an Android smartphone too,

13 inspired solutions to highly unusual life problems
# That'll Do
From The Daily Edge
# That'll Do

13 inspired solutions to highly unusual life problems

Apr 27th 2014, 9:30 AM 42,726 Views 46 Comments

Genius or insanity?

Ten houses built in 24 hours? All is possible with 3D printing
# Diy
# Diy

Ten houses built in 24 hours? All is possible with 3D printing

Apr 19th 2014, 4:00 PM 18,078 Views 37 Comments

A Chinese company printed the houses out of recycled material.

Google's newest project will let you put together smartphones like Lego
# Building Blocks
# Building Blocks

Google's newest project will let you put together smartphones like Lego

Feb 27th 2014, 10:46 AM 12,357 Views 36 Comments

Project Ara looks at the possibility of putting together hardware blocks to create a smartphone, instead of getting people to buy a single, fully constructed phone.

Phone thieves accidentally send awkward DIY porn to their victim
# Totes Awks
From The Daily Edge
# Totes Awks

Phone thieves accidentally send awkward DIY porn to their victim

Jan 17th 2014, 8:25 AM 6,198 Views 0 Comments

As if being robbed wasn’t punishment enough.

This golf shop will buy golf clubs, buy golf clubs, buy golf clubs
# We Buy Golf Clubs
From The Daily Edge
# We Buy Golf Clubs

This golf shop will buy golf clubs, buy golf clubs, buy golf clubs

Nov 21st 2013, 3:25 PM 5,053 Views 4 Comments

WE BUY GOLF CLUBS!

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