Find projects, ideas and tips for remodeling, organizing and making repairs for every room in the house.
Closet Organization: A Simple Shelf and Rod System
This simple shelf-and-rod system will bring order to your cluttered closet and double the storage space. We'll show you everything you need to build this organizer. No more excuses! In just two days, you'll have an organized closet.
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Bathroom Ideas: Replace Tub and Shower Faucet Trim
Change out tub/shower control handles and spouts to achieve a brand new look, without redoing the valve plumbing. Use a simple replacement kit.
Decorating Ideas: Wall Panels
Create the look of traditional paneled walls for your bedroom or living room with painted MDF strips. For very little money you can completely transform the appearance of your house.
The Best Bathroom and Kitchen Sink Faucets
In the market for a new faucet? Sure you can buy a boring cheapie for $50 that will cost you more in the long run for repairs or replacement. Spend a bit more and get one of these spectacular gems packed with hardworking features that will last your lifetime. All photos are courtesy of the ...
How to Install a Garage Door
Garage door falling apart? Follow along as our expert shows how to safely install a new garage—door and how to remove the old one.
How to Install a Dryer Vent
To speed up clothes drying and prevent lint build-up, install a smooth metal dryer vent. These step-by-step directions walk you through the tough parts. Rigid metal vents are safer than flexible plastic and metal types, which catch more lint, require more cleaning and can retard airflow. Even ...
Simple Modern Computer Desk
This sleek computer desk has the look of a contemporary classic, but it can be built in a weekend with basic carpentry tools and minimal carpentry experience.
Office Chair Repair
Before you throw out a good office chair because the lift or the wheels aren’t working, try repairing them. All you need are a few basic hand tools and readily available parts.
Fixing Garage Doors
Make weather-tight garage door seals, replace rotted trim with maintenance-free vinyl and clean up a rusty track. Do it yourself and save a bundle.