How to Apply Winter Window Film and Operate the Blinds
Open and close mini blinds with winter window film
How to Install a Bow Window
How to frame a rough window opening, install a new window, trim out the interior and exterior around a new...
How to Install a Window
Two easy ways to pull out old windows and put in new wood or vinyl replacement inserts or double-hung sash...
Installing and Flashing Windows – Your DIY Guide
Properly installed sills and flashing will withstand the weather forever
Shortening Horizontal Window Blinds
It's simpler than it looks to shorten blinds. We'll walk you through it.
Build a Mini Greenhouse with an Old Window
Give an old window new life by turning it into a mini greenhouse.
How to Avoid Window Condensation in Winter
Window condensation is a nuisance, but worse yet it can cause damage to your window and wood trim finishes, and...
How to Seal Windows for Winter
When the temperature drops and the cold wind starts to blow, you'll want to know how to stop those drafts...
How to Build Window Cornices
Custom-build your own window cornices for one-fourth the price of store-bought
How to Frame a Window, Build Window Headers and Door Headers
These wooden “bridges” let you create lots of big openings without weakening the walls.
How to Replace a Door or Window Screen
If you have a damaged window or door screen, The Family Handyman expert, Rick Muscoplat, will show you how to...
How to Trim Out a Window
You don't have to be a professional carpenter to trim out a window with perfect miters on every corner. Watch,...
How to Work with Scaffolding Safely
How to rent, setup and use scaffolding when you have to work on your roof, siding or chimney.
10 Window Cleaning Tips from a Pro
Save time, money and energy with these tips and pointers from someone who cleans windows for a living. Here's how...