Zip Ties In A Panel
Can zip ties/cable ties be used inside a electrical panel? Find out the answer from an electrical inspector.
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.
Better Wood Windows
New windows are a huge investment. Make sure you buy a window that provides the best look, feel, performance and...
Skylight Washing System
I live in a geodesic dome, situated in a mature oak forest. That means lots of completely unprotected skylights that
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,...
Comparison-Shopping for New Windows
Follow these six steps to make your new windows pay off in comfort, durability and ease of maintenance
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...