How To and DIY

Top Sites

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Instructables

How-to tutorials on a variety of projects in categories like circuits, workshops, crafts, cooking, living, and outdoors

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WikiHow

Collaborative space where users contribute to how-to guides for various goals and projects

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Make Use Of

Expertise and tips to help you get the most out of your technological devices

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How Stuff Works

Reliable information on how various things in the world work with articles, videos, and podcasts

  Advice  

Whether you're looking to flex your creative muscles or just save money, do it yourself (DIY) projects are rewarding. There are many places online to find DIY inspiration and how-to tutorials on a variety of topics from home improvement to arts and crafts. The websites listed here will help you tackle any task. You'll be able to find advice, tips and tricks, and other information on your project from the experts and the community. Some sites cover almost every subject while others have a certain focus. We recommend reading instructions thoroughly and watching videos to catch the details. It's also encouraged to share your journey with others in the community so everybody can learn from each other.

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More Websites
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Acme How To

Learn how to fix things on your own

Ana White

Helps people improve their homes with basic power tools

B+C Guides

Create and share your own how-to guides on projects you've done

Brit + Co.

Grab inspiration on DIY decor to spice up your home

Curbly

DIY community that provides tutorials and insight on redesigning homes

DIY Happy

DIY ear cleaning and wax removal

DIY Projects

Home projects, crafts, recipes, and more

Do It Yourself

Home improvement and repair guides

EHow

Guides on topics like home decor and repair, crafts, food and drink, garden, fashion and beauty, and holidays

Evil Mad Scientist

Open-source hardware and DIY for art and education

Hackaday

Share your projects and discover new hacks

Hackr.io

Crowdsourced engineering and design courses

How a Car Works

Learn about car mechanics and how to fix and maintain your car

HowToDoThings

Instructions and tutorials in various categories submitted by the community

Ikea Hackers

Fan-run website for customizing and repurposing IKEA products

LifeHacker

Hacks on everything you need in life from home improvement to food to relationships

Magnolia Network

Home projects associated with Discovery.com network shows: HGTV, Food Network, and Travel Channel

Make Magazine

Magazine for DIY projects of all kinds with an active community

Make: Projects

Connect with others to problem-solve and complete projects

R/HowTo

Online forum with thousands contributing to how-tos. Reddit has filed for IPO & majority owned by Advance Publications.

Remodelaholic

DIY blog with a focus on recycling and reusing materials

The Family Handyman

Instructional videos on home improvement

The Home Depot Blog

Find inspiration to enhance your home through Home Depot's blog

The House That Lars Built

Creative home decor and styling. Part of the Amazon affiliate program.

The House That Lars Built

Creative home decor and styling. Part of the Amazon affiliate program.

Threads Magazine

Articles, videos, podcasts, and forums on numerous arts and crafts projects

Today's Homeowner

Articles and videos on home improvement and maintenance

Vintage Revivals

DIY blog for reviving your living spaces

YouTube

Step-by-step video tutorials on real-life projects from YouTube users

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