The DIY Effect: Truth? Or justification for spending a lot of time on something?
Well actually, that's two questions.
According to this article - The act of building something, putting your own blood and sweat (and if we’re being honest, plenty of frustrated swearing) into a physical object, seems to imbue it with additional value above and beyond its inherent quality, which the researchers dub the “IKEA effect.”
What do you think? What have you built?