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Steampunk-inspired lamps are crafted from over a hundred washing machines

(The following post contains excerpts from original article at inhabitat.com) Design collective Teatro Metaphora completed a spectacular art installation that could forever change the way you look at your washing machine. The Madeira-based NGO collected over a hundred landfill-bound washing machines and transformed the drums into beautiful and colorful hanging lights that now illuminate a street in… Continue reading Steampunk-inspired lamps are crafted from over a hundred washing machines

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The Benefits of Do-It-Yourself Repairs

If a belt breaks on your Whirlpool dryer, Appliance Man is betting you would rather replace it yourself for $25 than spend hundreds of dollars on a new machine. Repair vs. Throwaway These days, appliances aren’t getting any cheaper, so it makes sense to consider trying to fix a broken appliance yourself rather than invest… Continue reading The Benefits of Do-It-Yourself Repairs