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

I don’t have a lamp on my terrace. I have decided to make a lamp from XIX-th century. Materials and Tools Materials· Wooden block 600x100x100mm· Metal strip 380x30x2mm – 4pcs· Metal hanger – 4pcs· Meta...
By: volodymyr str

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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)