Project – Living Room Bar Table

Since re-arranging the furniture in my living room I’ve been meaning to build a bar table to put behind the couch to use as a general work and eating surface. I went with a very basic design using plywood and 2×4’s, opting strongly for functionality over style. Join me as I take you through the designing and building of my living room bar table.

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Project – Living Room Garden Part 1

Time for a new garden – A Living Room Garden. I’ve been into gardening for a few years now, and I’ve had a variety of success with both outdoor setups as well as indoor setups. My last garden was powered by a 600 watt metal halide in my kitchen – boy was that something – hopefully one day I’ll get around to writing an article about it. This time around however, I’ll be going much smaller – some peppers and herbs in the living room lit by T5 fluorescents.

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Review – LED String Lights

LED String Lights seem to be all the rage these days and I can see why! Cheap, bright, and flexible, these lights are a lot of fun to play with. They come in a variety of configurations with regards to length, power, and control. For this review, I’ll be taking a look at a 20 foot configuration powered by 3 AA batteries with a simple on and off switch, produced by Magicnight.

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