Homemade Halloween Costumes

Homemade Halloween Costumes
If you’re going to the party but don’t have anything to wear, these homemade Halloween costumes should help. You can use these costumes or make them templates for other clothing designs. Creepy Old Man Required Tools and Materials Torn clothes Makeup Tin cup Safety pins Wig Small rocks or coins Instructions Make sure the clothes are old and ragged for full effect. Put them on and make a few more tears. Put the safety pins on so it doesn’t completely fall apart. Apply some dirt and grime on the knees, stomach and neck area. You can use paint, dirt or both. Put dark makeup on your face. Put black marks around the eyes and the mouth. You can also put thin black marks across your cheek so they appear to crack. Put the finishing touches to this homemade Halloween costume by donning a dirty wig. Carry the can with the rocks (or coins). Walk with a stick and the getup is complete. The Birdcage Look Required Tools and Materials Sweatshirt with green hood Sweatpants (brown) Hay Leaves Glue...

Homemade Body Cleanse

Homemade Body Cleanse
Body cleansing (also known as detoxification) refers to an alternative medicine treatment that is applied to eliminate parasites and toxins from our body. If you want to detoxify, it is important that you remove alcohol, caffeine and processed foods in your diet. It is also necessary that you intake detoxification supplements. If you are having a tight budget and you do not want to spend much on the supplements, you can try making homemade body cleanse. By following the instructions in recipes below, you will not have a hard time removing toxins from your body. Colon Cleanse Juice Recipe To make this beverage, you need a lemon, a cup of water and a tablespoon of Bentonite clay. Aside from these, you should have a tablespoon of psyllium husk seeds and a tablespoon of colofiber. The first step is to juice a lemon. Pour the juiced lemon in a drinking glass and add the water. Stir in the colofiber, husk seeds and Bentonite clay. Mix well and drink. This beverage can help enhance the digestion...

Homemade HDTV Antenna

Homemade HDTV Antenna
Although homemade HDTV antennas may not look as polished as their commercial counterparts, they can deliver. Here is how you can build an antenna without burning your wallet. Make an HDTV Antenna Required Tools and Materials Plywood (half an inch thick) 16 washers Screwdriver Copper wire (you can also use 8 coat hangers) Screws (8 at least) Coax cable (with the end connector) Instructions Get a piece of plywood. It can be any size but 2 x 4 ft will be nice. Set it down. Get the copper wire or coat hangers. Modify it so it forms a V shape. The legs should be 7”. Repeat this for all eight coppers or wire hangers. You’ll start making this homemade HDTV antenna by screwing the wires on the plywood. Fasten the wires along the bend on the sides. That translates to four wires for each side. Get the washers and use them. Ensure each one is parallel to the other. There should be a couple of wires parallel down the wood. They will be at the V bend too. Make sure that they’re close to...

Homemade Shaving Cream

Homemade Shaving Cream
Shaving cream is a special product that is applied to the parts of the body with hair. This cream is very helpful to offer lubrication as well as to prevent burns caused by razors. To save money, it is best that you use cream that is made from substances that are usually present in homes. To make homemade shaving cream easily, you can follow the simple pointers and guidelines below. Basic Homemade Shaving Cream To make this cream, you need eight ounces glycostearin or diglycol stearate, eight ounces of heavy mineral oil, 40 ounces of water, two large pots and a double broiler. The initial step is to pour the mineral oil and the diglycol stearate in the pot. Set the temperature of the double broiler to 150 degrees Fahrenheit. Heat the mixture in the broiler. Pour the water in another pot. Heat the pot to 150 degrees Fahrenheit. As soon as the water reaches the temperature, add the mineral oil mixture to the pot that contains water. Stir the mixture and remove the pot from the broiler....

Homemade Wind Generator

Homemade Wind Generator
Using a few simple tools, you can set up a homemade wind generator. This device will help in reducing your dependence on other energy sources. This in turn means more savings down the line. Required Tools and Materials Treadmill motor Hose clamp Hacksaw 6 bottles (2 liter) 1 inch pipe Scissors Zip ties Metal bicycle frame Welding tools Instructions Use the welding tools to modify the motor so it is centered on the bicycle pedal’s axle. Before you do this, remove the pedal. Use scaffolding if necessary. Put the motor housing in place by welding a pipe. Make sure the welded material connects the frame section up to the motor housing. To ensure this homemade wind generator works, double check the motor housing. Make certain the motor is fastened. If it isn’t, the housing will spin along with the axle. Create the Blades Get the bottles and secure plastic with the zip ties. Set the spokes so the wheel will spin when the wind blows. Make a cut on the bottle (2 inches) in a spiral manner....
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