Summer is the ideal time to engage yourself in some do it yourself projects. There are many of these posted all over pinterest. You can use these projects to make some money during the holidays or simply for personal use. Here are few do it yourself project ideas.
Make a computer
This is more for a mechanical lover. If you are good at electronics and electrical, you can build your own computer. This is not very hard. Research on the types of computers and customize for your needs. For example you can use the RAM and the storage and Graphic cards as you wish. You can mix and match and get accessories online http://ktmking.com.au/home. There are plenty of website who sells these and it is important you choose a good reliable website to buy these stuff. You can either sell the computers you build or you can let your neighbors know that you have taken up such project and are willing to do theirs for a small fee. Who doesn’t like to get an upgrade on their old computers?
Build a bicycle
Mountain bicycles are a fun gadget to have. It brings back childhood memories of riding in the park and along the river bank. It is not very difficult to build a bicycle and if you have kids you can customize one for them. Get all the ktm power parts available at the click of a button and start building your cycle. Make sure you get quality parts if you are buying from a website. Check the return policy as well.
This is more suitable for a wood work lover. You can start by making simple furniture like tables and chairs or you can recycle old barrels, and old furniture pieces that you can buy from a garage sale or from your own house. You can search you tube and pinterest for ideas and get on with it. If you are pro at wood work you can even do bit complicated projects like shelves and beds.
Redo the garden
If you are a flower and nature lover you can take up a project to redo your garden. Pull out the entire weed and other unwanted garbage in the garden and plant some new flower beds or if you like organic food, you can grow vegetables and fruits instead. Separately have a herb garden, and a flower garden. You set up a nice bird bath and recycle all your old kettles and broken china as pots to grow the trees in. It is a fun and a nice way to spend your summer holiday.