14 DIY Don'ts to Avoid

From paint gone bad to glue snafus, HGTV Magazine shares these common blunders and how to avoid them.

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Don’t Close a Bottle of Glue Too Soon

Don’t close a bottle crafts glue immediately after using it. This is a surefire way to clog the cap. To keep it clear, wipe the tip with a damp paper towel, then before closing the bottle, stand it upright for several seconds so the glue can drain down.

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