50 Monumental Mistakes These Homeowners Made
Your newfound free time presents a perfect time to tackle some DIY projects. Just don't make the mistakes and take...
10 Bad DIY Habits You Need to Stop Doing Immediately
These bad DIY habits might be costing you more than just time and money.
The All-Time Most Useful Hand Tools for Demolition
If you're getting ready to do some remodeling or start work on an addition, you'll likely need some demolition tools....
Which Home Improvement Projects Are Most Popular in 2021?
Good news, contractors: Home improvement spending is expected to rise in 2021, and the majority of home owners are planning...
22 Projects That Will Actually Hurt Your Home’s Resale Value
While some projects instantly increase resale value, others can cost you in the long run. Check out these projects that...
10 DIY Projects To Make Work-From-Home Life Easier
Don't be stuck with a lousy workspace. These 10 DIY projects will make your work-from-home experience MUCH easier.
What NOT to Do During a Garage Remodel
Whether you're DIYing or hiring a contractor, don't make these common mistakes during your garage remodel.
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...
Novice DIYer Wraps Up Solo Kitchen Remodel After Five Years
Brittany Joyner believes the key to DIY success is focusing on the potential of your idea rather than the mistakes...
31 Home Improvements That Will Double the Value of Your Home
From big to small, we have home improvements that add up to a huge boost in the value of your...
14 Things Home Depot Employees Won’t Tell You
The Home Depot offers a wealth of materials, resources and a customer-friendly return policy. But there are a few secrets...
15 Home Trends to Avoid at All Costs
Keep your home looking modern by avoiding these outdated home trends.
21 Home Improvement Projects to Tackle in 2021
A new year means a new start on home improvement projects. Tackle these to-do list items this year.
How to Remove a Wall and Other Demolition Tips
Remodeling usually requires at least a little demolition. Sometimes you have to remove a wall before you can build one....
The Dos and Don’ts of a Bathroom Remodel
A bathroom remodel can be a stressful endeavor, whether it's a DIY job or you hire a professional. However, when...
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 Install Kitchen Cabinets
With these basic techniques, you can learn how to install kitchen cabinets straight, solid and true
How to Know It’s Time to Remodel
Home remodels are disruptive and costly, but if you love your home, maybe an upgrade is worth the time, money...