do-it-yourself

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  • adj

Synonyms for do-it-yourself

DIY

Synonyms

  • DIY
  • home improvements
  • painting and decorating

Words related to do-it-yourself

done by yourself

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It also seems unlikely that licensed electricians would be willing, if only for reasons of liability, to sign off on work done by do-it-yourselfers.
Injuries are up among do-it-yourselfers not only because they are less experienced than professionals but also because nail guns are more available and less costly than ever, says Lipscomb.
Do-it-yourselfers can make excellent gifts with materials found at Home Depot, the store will inspire good ideas, especially for those creative Kwanzaa gift-givers, in keeping with the principle of kuumba.
The market that these would go to is basically the North American market - mostly for renovations and for do-it-yourselfers," Prodaniuk says.
Everything you need to know about repairing road bikes and mountain bikes is here, including a Maintenance Timetable, a list of necessary tools, and encouraging words to reluctant do-it-yourselfers.
Turn a radio dial to any of the inescapable talk shows that once upon a time featured homemakers discussing their favorite recipes, do-it-yourselfers telling how to fix squeaky floorboards, or (at worst) movie starlets grabbing for their 15 minutes of fame.
But the "me-too" mimicry, if it takes pot shots at political correctness, also opens for scrutiny a deeper, darker vein into the living theater of '90s American Gothic in which the ghosts of such infamous do-it-yourselfers as Joe McCarthy and Wilhelm Reich make cameo appearances alongside Bernard Goetz and countless others who had a vision that failed and, who, in the process of their induction into the annals of infamy, got more than a little wacky.
MyColor Inspired by Pantone Offers Designers and Do-it-Yourselfers a Convenient Way to Infuse Excitement into Home Decor
ATLANTA, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spring is an exciting time for most do-it-yourselfers, and after this year's very long, very cold winter, the list of broken or damaged items around the house or yard is larger than ever.
com, a "Website that helps do-it-yourselfers fix their own appliances.
The public infrastructure is still lacking--It is still very difficult for do-it-yourselfers to find places to take their used oil filters.
For do-it-yourselfers, you will need a building permit if your deck will be more than 30 inches above the ground, according to the Los Angeles County Building and Safety office.
This new system for restoring worn wood flooring without sanding was developed specifically for do-it-yourselfers, which represents approximately 50% of the floor refinishing market.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Graco[R], the paint sprayer brand trusted and preferred by professionals, today announced that it has launched a line of handheld paint sprayers that will revolutionize painting for do-it-yourselfers to professionals including the handyman, remodeler, property maintenance and tradesman, and professional painting contractors.
Acme Tools serves the building, remodeling, woodworking and landscaping needs of contractors, woodworkers and do-it-yourselfers.