12 Home Office Lighting Ideas
Create a work environment that's beautiful and functional, too, with inspiration taken from these lighting ideas.
How To Light a Living Room With No Overhead Lighting
The key to brightening up a living room without overhead lighting is layers. Here are our 13 picks, from top...
8 Hallway Lighting Ideas for Your Home
Find out how to make your hallway brighter and more welcoming with these stylish lighting ideas.
Everything You Need to Create and Stock a Basement Bar
Create the ultimate hangout spot right at home.
The 9 Best Smart Christmas Lights of 2022
Use your phone to control these smart Christmas lights and take your holiday display to the next level!
14 Over Kitchen Sink Lights That Are Functional and Stylish
From pendants to flush mounts, modern to classic, the right over kitchen sink light adds style and brightens up your...
How To Splice Wires
Doing some DIY electrical work? Electrical circuits are only as safe as the splices you make. Learn how to splice...
SJ Test3 The Best Amazon Prime Day 2022 Deals on Tools and Home
The Amazon Prime Early Access Sale is here! We found the deepest discounts on Dremel, Greenworks and Coleman. You have...
How to Install a Window Air Conditioner
Installing a window air conditioner is an easy way to keep your cool.
What Is UL Listed and Why Does It Matter?
UL is the gold standard of safety and compliance testing, but what is UL listed? Family Handyman breaks it down.
13 Flashlight Tips and Tricks
Flashlights do more than brighten up a dark room. Here are some brilliant flashlight tips and tricks that just might...
How to Build a DIY Radiator Cover
Give your old-fashioned radiators some style. It's really not that hard, even if you're new to DIY. We'll show you...
5 Best Smart Smoke Detectors
Even if you're not too into smart-home tech, consider one of these smart smoke detectors for safety. Here's how to...
9 Best Kitchen Light Fixtures
Make your kitchen warm, inviting and tailored to the tasks at hand with these best-of kitchen light fixtures.
The Best Bedroom Ceiling Lights
The bedroom of your dreams awaits. Set the mood with just the right light.
Family Handyman Approved: Wago Lever Nuts
Wary of cheap, twist-on wire nuts? Then try these from Wago.
We Tried This Endoscope and Were Surprised How Useful It Is for DIYers
Have you ever wanted to see behind a wall or into a difficult-to-reach small space? Then you’ll want an endoscope.
What To Know About Residential Fire Sprinkler Systems
To better protect your home and family from the devastation of a fire, consider investing in a residential fire sprinkler...
How to Choose Dining Room Light Fixtures
Want to give your dining room a new look? Something simple like a new light fixture can make a huge...
Bathroom Light Fixtures Buying Guide
Bathroom lighting merits as much attention as in any other room. For safety, utility and relaxation, choose bathroom light fixtures...
Have You Heard of IFTTT? Here’s What to Know
If This Then That, or IFTTT for short, puts the internet to work for you. We gave it a try...
We Tried It: Flo By Moen Smart Water Valve
Ready to learn about your water usage and save money? The Flo by Moen smart water valve might be just...
Why Smart Homes May Be Getting a Lot Smarter in 2022
"Smart" devices can often seem more frustrating than revolutionary, but a new technology could soon change that.
What Is a Sump Pump?
Standing water in your home can lead to structural problems and health hazards. One solution is a sump pump.
10 Best Pendant Light Fixtures for Your Home
From a Mobius loop of acrylic to pastel matte metal, the latest in lighting is here. Check out these 10...
A Pet Camera To Keep an Eye on Your Furry Friends
Miss your dog while you're away? The Furbo Dog Camera keeps you connected with real-time video, a treat dispenser and...
How to Clean a Keyboard
Computer keyboards collect dirt, dust and grime fast. Here's how to keep them clean.
If Your Car Has No Heat, This Is What It Could Mean
Driving a car on a cold day with no heat is annoying and a safety hazard. If it's because of...
New Homeowner’s Guide To Water Heaters
A water heater accounts for almost 20 percent of a home's energy use! Keep energy efficiency and your hot water...
How To Replace the Heating Element in an Electric Oven
Electric oven heating element replacement is a surprisingly simply DIY fix. Here's everything you need to know.