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    DIY Wood Projects

    Woodworking projects, plans, instructions and tutorials for all your home improvement needs - we've got something for all skill levels. Check it out»

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    DIY TV Stand

    Looking for the perfect DIY project? Build this handsome TV stand in just one weekend. You need only one special tool to make these first class joints. Complete instructions here»

  • How to Unclog a Kitchen Sink

    How to Unclog a Kitchen Sink

    Kitchen sink clogs - usually caused by grease or overworked garbage disposers can be easily removed in minutes with these simple tools and common-sense tips. Learn more here»

  • How to Use a Multimeter

    How to Use a Multimeter

    We'll show you how to use this monster of a tool for troubleshooting almost any type of electrical wiring or appliance. Test batteries, electrical circuits, broken appliances and more with this helpful tool. Check it out»

DIY Projects, Home Improvement and Repair Guides

Showcase Built-In Bookcase Plans

Turn a bland wall into a showstopper for only $300!

Bookcase and Shelf Tips

Some of our favorite ways to simplify building storage units.

Build Suspended Bookshelves

Steel cable and shaft collars add style and strength.

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Jumpstart Newer Cars

Traditional jumpstarts can cause problems for cars built since 2000.

Fix Car Dents Yourself

DIY dent repair saves hundreds of dollars. Just follow these steps.

How to Change Wiper Blades

Don't put up with streaky wiper blades.

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Rotary Hammers and Hammer Drills

Don't let a little concrete get in your way. Learn how to drill faster.

Rebuild a Cordless Tool Battery

An affordable alternative to a new battery pack.

How to Prevent Rusty Tools

Vapor control inhibitor products reduce rust on tools and fasteners.

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Choosing Gutters

Install strong, sleek-looking gutters with off-the-shelf parts.

9 Easy Gutter Repairs

Repair gutter problems with these nine easy to do fixes.

Quieting Gutters and Downspouts

There's a surprisingly simple fix for the problem.

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One Weekend Bathroom Remodel

Transform your bathroom without busting the budget.

Under Cabinet Lighting

Add dramatic countertop lighting in one weekend.

How to Build a Porch Swing

Kick back and relax with this fun-to-build weekend project.

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Our Community of DIYers

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Great Goofs from DIYers

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Never underestimate the power of a gentle breeze!

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