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The Family Handyman Senior Editor, Gary Wentz, will show you a few techniques that will help you quickly locate studs in a wall. Next time you are hanging a picture or installing trim, these tips will help you get the job done quickly. Watch Video »
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The Family Handyman Senior Editor, Gary Wentz, will show you a few techniques that will help you quickly locate studs in a wall. Next time you are hanging a picture or installing trim, these tips will help you get the job done quickly.
Cutting large holes in tile, like for a shower valve, can be challenging. The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to layout the hole and how to cut it with an angle grinder for a perfect fit. This technique will work with any type of tile or stone.
Cutting drywall is easy and only requires a few tools. The Family Handyman editor, Mark Petersen, will show you how to cut drywall perfectly straight for a perfect fit every time. The better the installation, the easier it is to tape and mud.
If you are tiling a bathroom, you are sure to run into a pipe or two you have to cut holes for. The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to layout the hole and how to cut it with a Brutus hole saw kit for a perfect fit.
If you have a small drywall job to do, there is no need to buy or rent a rotary tool to cut around electrical boxes. The Family Handyman editor, Mark Petersen, will show you how to layout the hole and cut it for a professional fit.
These shelves appear to float against the wall with no visible supports. The Family Handyman editor, David Radke, will show you how to build these shelves easily from 36 inch, hollow core bi-fold doors. This project may look complicated, but it’s not.
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Foam insulation can now be used around doors and windows without causing them to jam. New spray foam insulation remains flexible after curing. Tim Carter of AsktheBuilder.com explains this do it yourself spray foam insulation.
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Find out how to fix a wall crack.
In this video you will get an overview of necessary equipment for painting the walls.
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In this video you will get a demonstration of how to fix a large hole in the wall.
Gale Tedhams gives you tips on how to determine how much insulation material you need for insulating your attic.
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Home design expert Sherry Tyra discusses what to consider when mounting a flat screen TV on the wall.
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