If your own home is like some other, there’s something that wants repaired or refinished. Frauenfelder spent a year attempting a variety of offbeat initiatives resembling keeping chickens and bees, tricking out his espresso machine, whittling wooden spoons, making guitars out of cigar containers, and doing citizen science with his daughters within the garage. His whole family found that DIY helped them take management of their lives, providing a path that was easy, direct, and clear. Working with their arms and minds helped them feel more engaged with the world around them.

Residence & Design Magazine
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