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Water runs through a DIY sprinkler made of PVC pipe.

How to DIY a Simple Sprinkler Using PVC Pipes

Everyone remembers the fun of running through the sprinkler on a hot day. So many hours of fun was derived from a tool that was never intended for kids. But it’s 2021, and we have the technology to improve on the wonderful invention of the sprinkler. Just in time for the mid-summer heat, we have…

Wooden clock on a table.

DIY Project: One-of-a-Kind Wood Clock

This month we’re tackling a one-of-a-kind project that is easy for both beginners and professionals. Grab that cool piece of wood you’ve been saving and turn it into a statement clock in just a few simple steps. Materials Needed: Piece of woodClock insertForstner bitDrill PressSandpaper or sander (depending on the size of your wood)Finish Building…

Hanging Desk on a wall with decorative accessories.

DIY Project: Wood Wall Hanging Desk

As we move into an unprecedented school year, many of our routines continue to be thrown off. If you or your children are working/learning from home and struggling to find a workspace, we’ve been there and understand. Our DIY Wood Wall Hanging Desk is perfect for an organized work area or a spacious place to…

Sander on a wood board

DIY Hack: Wood Table and Chair Leg Repair

Wood expands over time, and combining that with your typical wear and tear can create cracks or chips in furniture. As a do-it-yourself-er, nothing is more frustrating than spending hours on a project that will later show imperfections, which is why we count on simple DIY hacks to bring those projects back to their original,…

Under the sink storage shelf

DIY Mini Project: Under the Sink Storage

If you’re like us, you’ve been frustrated a time or two with the lack of organization underneath your sink. With too many essential products and not enough room, organization isn’t always possible. But our quick under the sink storage mini-project solves the frustration. DIY beginners, in-betweeners, and professionals can successfully and enjoyably accomplish this mini-project!…

DIY Project Wood Welcome Sign

How to Make a Wood Sign with Calligraphy Writing

A wood sign makes a great decorative piece, and they’re fun builds to work on. We’re sharing our latest DIY project to add personalization to your decor. Use the tools below or whatever you have on hand, and as always, shop Acme Tools for any tools needed. Wood Sign Materials 4”x 18” piece of wood…

DIY Projects with Power Tools

DIY Projects with Power Tools

As we settle into 2020, it’s time to pull out the power tools that we got for Christmas and start working on DIY projects. To give you ideas on how to use your new tools, we’re sharing our favorite builds! From Sanders and Jigsaws to Routers and Miter Saws, we have the project for you….