17 Great Tips for Landscaping Your Backyard
Adding walls and paths made of stone or brick to your landscape transforms it into something truly special. Here's a...
12 Bad Home Decorating Habits You Should Stop Immediately
Are you guilty of these bad home decorating habits? Your design should make sense and not confuse your guests.
The Difference Between Open-Cell and Closed-Cell Spray Foam
Not sure which spray foam is the right fit? This should help!
15 Weird Objects Our Readers Found Lurking Behind Their Walls
From old newsprint to weapons to mummified animals, we asked our readers to show us treasures they found behind the...
6 Home Problems Inspectors Hate to See
Reuben Saltzman, president of Structure Tech in Minnesota, identifies potential home problems and what to do about them.
12 Silent Killers in Your Home
Your home should be a sanctuary, guarding against all the dangers and uncertainties of the world outside its walls... or...
We Tried Benjamin Moore’s 2021 Paint Color of the Year
Aegean Teal caught the attention of our team here at Family Handyman. Here's why we love it.
Family Handyman Vintage Project from 1983: How to Hang Wallpaper
Family Handyman has always taken great pride in teaching readers to DIY through step-by-step projects. To celebrate our 70th anniversary,...
How to Install Baseboard Molding, Even on Crooked Walls
Wall molding: Install great-looking baseboards on any problem wall.
6 Ways to Hang a Poster Without Damaging the Wall
Decorate your space while leaving hole-free walls.
How to Install a Load-Bearing Beam
Replace a load bearing wall with a microlam beam to create a bigger room.
29 Painting Tool Hacks To Get Your Projects Rolling
Whether you’re changing the color of your walls, polishing jewelry or ripping a long board, these painting tool hacks will...
How to Use Paint Primer to Tackle the Toughest Problems
From stink and stains to less-than-perfect walls
How to Build Stronger Retaining Walls
Get strong, long-lasting retaining walls by learning how to properly build a wall.
How to Remove Wallpaper
It's an ugly job. We can't make it pretty, but we can make it easier. Learn how to remove wallpaper
45 Kitchen Mistakes You Need to Stop Making
Your kitchen will never function better if you avoid these common mistakes.
100 Incredible Projects By DIYers Like You
From unique accent walls to crazy automotive creations, these real-life projects are as interesting and inspiring as the DIYers who...
Gray or Passé: The End of a Popular Paint Trend?
Gray has long been the go-to neutral for stylish interior palettes and staging success. So we asked the experts: Is...
What to Know About Wall Studs
Wall studs are vertical pieces of wood or metal that help form the framework of a stud wall. New to...
How to Fix a Seized Engine
Sitting idle can cause an engine to seize. Learn how to free it and get your vehicle running again.
10 Home Design Trends That Will Take Over in 2020
A new decade calls for big, bold changes in interior design. Here's what to expect.
4 Weekend Kitchen Upgrades
Do you want a kitchen refresh? A brighter, more user-friendly kitchen is just four weekends away.