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Remodeling

Remodeling can be a stressful endeavor, whether it’s a DIY job or you hire a professional. When done right, the payoff can be enormous. Check out how to have a SUCCESSFUL remodel with our expert tips.

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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.

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Family Handyman Approved: DeWalt Job Site Table Saw

DeWalt has long been associated with great jobsite tools. This saw is no different.


Walmart Partners With Angi to Provide In-Home Services

Walmart and Angi are joining forces. Here's what it means for shoppers.


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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.


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Family Handyman Approved: Wago Lever Nuts

Wary of cheap, twist-on wire nuts? Then try these from Wago.

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How Much Does It Cost to Remodel a Kitchen?

Of course there's no simple answer, but here are some ways to get a ballpark estimate and ideas for saving...


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9 Ideas to Remodel Your Bedroom

From a full renovation to a little redecoration, there are plenty of ways to remodel a bedroom.

3 Best Smart Toilets for the Tech-Loving Homeowner

A smart toilet could change the way you see your bathroom. Here are a few of the best options on...


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Average Costs of Building Permits

Pulling building permits can be confusing and intimidating. Here we'll demystify one element of the process: cost.


Family Handyman Reader Projects: Indoor Spaces

Family Handyman readers were busy during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown in 2020, diving into their to-do lists. Here we take...


8 Types of Air Conditioners

Looking to buy an air conditioner? Here's a roundup of eight air conditioner types, along with how to assess which...

How To Find Affordable Lumber

Most DIYers suffered severe sticker shock at lumber prices during the pandemic. Here are six tips to help you find...


More US Homeowners Choosing Home Improvement Over Moving

Looking to make some major changes in your home? According to a recent survey, you're not alone.


Did You Know You Can Return Building Materials?

Clear up some clutter in your workshop and make a little money by returning those unused building materials.


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10 Basement Remodel Ideas

On the hunt for basement remodel ideas? Get your wheels turning with these stunning spaces that are anything but an...


Home Renovation Leads to Unusual Backyard Find

You never know what you'll find tearing apart an old house.

10 Home Renovation Projects to Start Thinking About Now

Now might not be the best time to tackle all of your home remodeling projects, but you should be thinking...


50 Abandoned Houses That Would Look Great Restored

If you think these abandoned houses look cool now, just imagine them restored!


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Top 100 Tips For Buying a House

The process of buying a house can be hard to navigate, but these essential tips will help you make the...


How Much do Average Homeowners Know About Remodeling?

Has the overflowing pool of remodeling shows and websites made your clients more demanding or more educated?


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What to Consider When Preparing Your Site for a Build

Before you can start building a cabin or home, you need to prepare the site. Here are the steps for...


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Benefits of Using RTA Kitchen Cabinets

Trying to decide what kind of cabinets you should hang in your home? Here's a look at what makes ready-to-assemble...


Where Are Homeowners Spending Remodeling Dollars?

Room additions remain the most expensive remodeling projects.


How to DIY Laundry Shelves

Convert your dreary basement laundry into a functional, organized and finished workspace.

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Remodeling Industry Celebrates National Home Remodeling Month

As the home improvement craze continues to sweep across the U.S., a leading industry group shares resources and tips all...


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How to Pull Permits for a DIY Home Build

The building permit process has a bad reputation among DIYers. Let's bust some myths and look at the truth when...


10 Home Renovations That Affect Insurance Rates

Some home improvement projects like a new roof or storm-proof windows will help lower your insurance costs, but others can...


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What to Know About Building a Cabin or Second House

Here's a guide that offers helpful information and important considerations on building your dream vacation home.


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What to Know About Building a House

There are different phases to building a house: planning, design, the actual build itself, as well as décor — all...


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Meet the Team Behind the Getaway

Meet our editors and creatives at Family Handyman who are part of the Getaway: a six-week cabin building project set...