Learn how to build or repair almost anything around your home with these projects and tips designed to improve your do-it-yourself skills.
Easy Storage Ideas
When it comes to easy storage ideas, nobody beats our crew of editors. Here are 10 creative DIY solutions that provide more storage without adding cabinets or drawers.
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How to Use a Block Plane
Nothing beats a handy little block plane for simplicity and convenience. It's versatile enough to perform all kinds of cutting and shaping tasks, yet small enough to fit in a tool pouch. And it's perfectly shaped to use with one hand. In this article, you'll learn how to use a block plane and find tips for sharpening and buying them.
How to Fix Sweating Pipes
Cover cold water pipes with inexpensive foam pipe insulation to prevent condensation and dripping in humid weather.
How to Repair a Leaking Tub Faucet
You don't have to put up with the slow drip from a leaky faucet, nor with the growing stain it often leaves in the tub or shower. Fix it now and you'll prevent those headaches and save on you water bill too. The entire job, with special tools, may set you back a bit of cash, but doing it yourself ...
DIY Bathroom Storage
Who doesn't need more storage space in their bathroom? These clever tips will help you take advantage of every square inch so you can keep all of your bathroom supplies tidy, well organized, and close at hand.
Holiday Decorating Tips
When the holidays are just around the corner, it's time to start digging out those boxes of lights and decorations. It's fun to decorate and this collection of hints will make it even easier. Check out our clever tips for hanging outside lights, keeping your tree from toppling over and how to store your holiday decorations more efficiently. Start your holiday season off right with these festive ideas!
For a great home improvement décor, adapt common DIY hardware items for clever hooks and racks for your walls. Amaze your neighbors and friends with your creativity. We show you ten spur-or-the-moment inspirations.
Build a Wall Niche
Save space by mounting a simple cabinet inside a wall between wall studs. You can build and finish it in a day for less than $50.
Storage Tips for Cutting Clutter
Are your closets and garage overflowing with stuff? Are your kitchen cabinets stuffed to capacity? You don't need to spend a lot of money to find new storage space in your home. You just need these clutter-busting strategies from our organizational gurus to organize every room of your house.