Making Where You Live
a Better Place to Be.

Welcome to Housecraft. I started this blog by sharing stories about DIY renovations, interior design, gardening
and recipes. Over time I realized that where you live isn't just about your house. When you zoom in it's about
your the health of your body and mind. When you zoom out it's about your community. We're all our own
ecosystems. From now on I'm going to take a wider look around. Hope you'll join me.

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Product Review: The Eliminator Squirrel-Proof Birdfeeder
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Let There Be Light! Part 6: How to Convert a Plug In Light to a Pendant Light
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Let There Be Light! Part 5: Serengeti Toffee Pumpkin Mocha Bisque – The Rabbit Hole of Choosing Paint Colours
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Let There Be Light! Part 4: Wayward Ceiling Joists and the Art of Flat
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Let There Be Light! Part 3: Wiring and Additional Circuit Installation
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The Ottawa Home and Garden Show 2012
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Let There Be Light! Part 2: How to Repair a Split Floor Joist
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Let There Be Light! A Living Room Renovation Project with a New Ceiling, Pot Lights, and Hanging Lights – Part 1
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Tidy Your Kitchen Counter with Better Cleaning Tool Storage
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The Personal Growth Benefits of DIY Renovations

Product Review: The Eliminator Squirrel-Proof Birdfeeder

A review of the Eliminator squirrel-proof bird feeder may be expensive, but I found it was worth the money. It keeps those clever fluff-tailed little monkeys out, it keeps the seed dry and clean, and it lasts.

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Let There Be Light! Part 6: How to Convert a Plug In Light to a Pendant Light

How to convert a hanging plug-in fixture to a pendant light – demonstrated with 3 Ikea Knappa lamps. Part 6 in a series on a living room renovation, featuring all-new lighting.

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Let There Be Light! Part 3: Wiring and Additional Circuit Installation

Designing a lighting scheme can be a delightful challenge, but every dream requires solid planning if it is to become a reality. Any light needs a power source, and that means connecting it to the electrical system of your house. How much power will each light draw? How many lights can you have without violating electrical code? How will the wires connect lights to switches, and the switches to the circuit panel? A wiring plan[…]

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