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 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...
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...
How to Paint Concrete Floors
Transform your concrete basement or garage floor with a fresh coat of paint.
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...
10 Home Projects You Should Always Hire a Pro For
For all but the most advanced DIYers, there are some home improvement projects that just aren't worth the money, time...
12 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $100
A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $100 you can make some...
10 Bad DIY Habits You Need to Stop Doing Immediately
These bad DIY habits might be costing you more than just time and money.
Pros and Cons of Various Tile Backers
Learn the pros and cons of various tile substrate products so you know which to pick for your next project.
Cost vs. Value: Which Home Improvement Projects Are Best
Adding a bathroom or remodeling an outdated kitchen might bring some joy to your life, but it might not be...
10 Expenses Homeowners Forget to Budget for When Planning an Extension
Adding an extension isn't cheap, and many homeowners forget to account for these costs when budgeting.
We Tried Benjamin Moore’s 2021 Paint Color of the Year
Aegean Teal caught the attention of our team here at Family Handyman. Here's why we love it.
How DIY Projects Are Helping People Through the Pandemic
The skills DIYers are using and learning during the pandemic come with benefits far greater than that heady feeling following...
Vintage Family Handyman Feature from 1986: New Building Techniques for Remodelers
To celebrate Family Handyman's 70th anniversary, we're sharing some of our favorite articles from the past. Check out these home-building...
Today’s Bathroom Tile Trends
See 10 fresh, new bathroom tile trends in these gorgeous spaces we found on Instagram.
Cheap Flooring Ideas: 10 Best Low-Cost Alternatives to Hardwood Flooring
Flooring is one expense that can eat up a large portion of a remodel budget, but you don't have to...
Can I Remove This Wall? Removing a Load-Bearing Beam
Almost any wall can be removed-it's a matter of how much you're willing to spend
How to Choose and Use Painter’s Tape
Apply painter's tape faster and more effectively so you can start painting sooner and make fewer mistakes.
How to Texture a Ceiling and Walls: Apply Knockdown
Spray ceiling texture to add visual interest and hide imperfections. Keep reading to learn how to texture a ceiling and...
Easy Weekend Projects to Increase the Value of Your Home
Whether you paint your front door or add potted plants, these home improvement ideas can turn your house from not-too-hot...
The Easiest Way to Pick Up Dropped Screws
after you’ve had remodeling or roofing work done on your home, it’s not unusual to get a flat tire from...
The 15 Types of Trim You Need to Know for Your Next Remodel Project
Finding the right kind of trim is essential to completing any kind of remodeling project around the house. Familiarize yourself...
Garage Remodel Tips
Convert your drafty, dingy, spider-infested garage into a bright, comfortable work space
12 Best Curb Appeal Ideas for Any Budget
Whether you're putting your house on the market soon or simply want to make the exterior as beautiful and welcoming...