"If you want a thing well done, do it yourself."

This instructable shows you how to make a stand for a solar floor light so you can use it as a stand-alone unit on a table. The stand is made from concrete and therefore perfectly suitable for outdoor use. Moreover the light is eco-friendly and use solar panels to collect sunlight and charge batteri...
By: thescientistformerlyknownasNaegeli

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Do it yourself, also known as DIY, is the method of building, modifying, or repairing something without the aid of experts or professionals. Academic research describes DIY as behaviors where "individuals engage raw and semi-raw materials and component parts to produce, transform, or reconstruct material possessions, including those drawn from the natural environment (e.g. landscaping)".[1] DIY behavior can be triggered by various motivations previously categorized as marketplace motivations (economic benefits, lack of product availability, lack of product quality, need for customization), and identity enhancement (craftsmanship, empowerment, community seeking, uniqueness)