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The Starter Tool Kit

The FixBy MICHELLE HIGGINSEvery home needs a good tool kit. Whether you live in a new apartment in the city or a century-old house in the suburbs, eventually you will need to do some home improvements.Sure, apps like Handy and TaskRabbit make it easy to find someone to tackle them for you. Or perhaps you’ve become accustomed to calling the superintendent when things go awry. But even the most reluctant D.I.Y.-er can perform simple fixes like hanging a picture frame, changing out a cabinet...

Eyeglass cleaning kit and method of cleaning eyeglasses

BACKGROUND OF THE INVENTION1. Field of the InventionThis invention relations to an eyeglass cleaning kit consisting of a chemically treated animal skin chamois housed Within a small, portable airtight compartment and method of using the same. The chamois is specially treated to eliminate mildew and maintain a certain degree of moisture content for an extended period of time.2. Description of the Prior ArtMany devices and methods have been used in the past to clean eyeglasses with the most...

iFixit Debuts New Fix Kits for At-Home Retina MacBook Pro Battery Replacement

I think most people who would purchase this would do so because they're looking for a challenge or a project, not necessarily to save money.I think most people who would purchase this would do so because they're looking for a challenge or a project, not necessarily to save money.Totally. "It is not the destination; but the journey."Also, the early McBook Pro Retinas on that list (mid 2012) will become EOL and unsupported by Apple's Geniuses (when reaching their five-year lifecycle).Whereas...