How to Add a Covered Entryway to Your Home
Take your home's basic facade to the next level. Add a roof over the entryway.
Family Handyman Approved: Hart Brushless Reciprocating Saw
This reciprocating saw from Hart Tools is a powerful, all-in-one cutting tool with a brushless motor that DIYers will love.
How to Cut Metal Roofing
Metal roofing is great for longevity, looks stylish and withstands the elements. Like any material, working with metal roofing requires...
Should I Replace My Roof? Here Are 21 Things to Consider
Knowing what to look for is the first step in determining whether it's time to replace your roof.
Roofing Material Options: What’s New in Residential Roofing Materials
Your home's roof isn't just functional, it also adds style. From shingles and tiles to solar panels and green materials,...
10 Things Your Roofer Wants You To Know
There's more to roofing than knowing how to handle shingles and a nail gun. Homeowners: Get key insight here, direct...
How to Use and When to Replace Roof Tarps
Roof tarps are only temporary solutions, so make sure you install them properly and don't leave them on past their...
20 Home Renovations That Instantly Increase Your Home Value
These are the top renovations that increase home value. Some are easy and inexpensive updates that you can do over...
9 DIY Projects to Avoid When Humidity is High
Heat and humidity can not only wreak havoc on you physically, it can also be disastrous when it comes to...
How to Prep Your Roof for the Fall
Don't wait until the first snowfall to get these tasks done! Keep that roof in tip-top shape by running through...
12 Bad Roof Maintenance Habits to Stop Doing Immediately
A healthy roof is one of the most important parts of your home. These bad roof maintenance habits could cost...
How to Install Aluminum Soffits That are Maintenance-Free
You'll never have to paint the roof overhangs again!
Winterize Your Gutters Now to Avoid Regret Down the Road
Now's the time to prepare your gutters for the winter. We'll show you our favorite (and easiest!) way to clean...
Do Light Colored Shingles Last Longer?
Opinion is mixed about color affecting shingle longevity, but unanimous about the importance of good ventilation under the shingles.
How to Fix a Roof Drip Edge
Felt over roof drip edge or drip edge over felt? Get the correct answers here.
How to Shingle a Roof
Pros and cons of two popular roofing methods for a how to shingle a roof project.
How to Frame a Gabled Dormer
A gabled roof looks great from the outside and adds space and light inside.
Does Your House Have a Mullet?
A mullet may be most commonly known as a hairstyle, but homes have adopted the look as well!