How to Make a Fall Rake Wreath

STEP 1 Gather Materials This is a great way to upcycle a broken rake that is unusable. We used a metal rake, but a plastic or bamboo rake could be used as well. STEP 2 Remove Handle Remove the rake head from the handle, spray paint both sides and allow it to dry. STEP 3…

DIY Budget-Friendly Outdoor Halloween Decorations

Mascot Greet trick-or-treaters with a scarecrow mascot. Give it a personality to match your style: scary or friendly, male or female, casual or formal. Use lumber to create the body: a 2×4 for the main post, a 1×4 for the shoulders and four more 1x4s for the arms. Use wood glue and fasteners to secure…

6 Ways to Make the Most of This Weekend

Itโ€™s time to flip the calendar page from September to October โ€” celebrate the new month (and the start of sweater weather) with an antiquing trip, a laundry room tweak or a neighborly gesture. And for those who count Halloween among their favorite holidays, this weekend is a great time to get a head start…