I made a video showing how to change a Starter Motor on a Toyota Matrix – Its also the same for the Pontiac Vibe.
I start with an idea. I pick something I want to make that will help improve my life in some way. All my DIY projects so far have been things I have needed or wanted. Most of these things would be too expensive to buy or I need custom sizes not available at the stores. Continue reading “My Maker Process”
I needed a way to have access to our video game consoles to be able to play them.
Before I built this, I would have all the consoles stacked up in one place and would have to remove each one from the shelf, find the wires and controllers then connect everything to play. This caused me to rarely play games because it was not acccessable.
I now made a Video Game Console Shelf on top of my desk right next to my TV. I also have a small CRT TV on the other side for the really retro consoles, they look so much better on a CRT. I used a few video game switch boxes to switch between the consoles. Continue reading “DIY Video Game Console Shelf”
We went from a Single size bed to a Full size bed. Its a huge difference!
For this upgrade we had to move the entire room around and make a new loft bed support frame. Continue reading “Make a Loft Bed – Full Size”
I sometimes get bad migraine headaches if I wake up with lights in the room. I wanted to block out more light than standard curtains. Continue reading “Wood Window Curtains”
I have been remodeling my room and moving furniture around and needed a new place for the fish tank. I designed this using scrap wood I had around.
We wanted to make a banner to advertise HowToEngineering.com at the Maker Faire we will be at December 3, 2016.
We are on a very tight budget. We just purchased some folding tables to make our life a little easier and before that we purchased a canopy.
This DIY Banner is super simple and super cheap! Continue reading “Make a company banner.”