Smarter, Easier, Better: 15 "How To" Posts to Bookmark

Smarter, Easier, Better: 15 "How To" Posts to Bookmark

Janel Laban
Dec 21, 2011

The bloggers at Apartment Therapy are always willing to share their intel on how to do things better. We took a look at the "How To" posts from the past year and chose this killer group of 15 that all feature step by step instructions and photos. From ways to do basic chores well to creating a new rug to building a sliding door on a budget, we'll show you what you need and exactly how to get it done...

• 1 How To Build a Sliding Door for Less Than $40
• 2 How To Make a Block Print Rug Using a Welcome Mat
• 3 How To Force Branches to Flower
• 4 How To Cut & Install FLOR Carpet Tiles
• 5 How To Clean a Porcelain Bathtub or Sink

• 6 How To Repair Chipped China
• 7 How To Clean Your Dishwasher
• 8 How To Turn a Hanging Planter into a Cage Light
• 9 How To Refresh Teak Furniture
• 10 How To Build A Reclaimed Wood Dining Table

• 11 How To Thrifted Table to a Modern Upholstered Bench
• 12 How To Grow Grass Indoors
• 13 How To Turn a Tapered Lamp Shade into a Drum Shade
• 14 How To Clean Your Kitchen Sink
• 15 How To Paint a Room

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Welcome to Apartment Therapy's Best of 2011 roundup! From December 19 through January 1 we are rounding up our favorite (and your favorite) posts from the past year.

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