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Tough Nuts Are No Match for This Sturdy Breaker Bar Set

This Craftsman Breaker Bar Set helped us loosen stubborn bolts of all sizes.

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Upgrade Your Garage with This Family Handyman Approved DeWalt Socket Wrench Set

If you're like me and would rather DIY your car or small engine maintenance, check out this compact and durable...


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Bugs, Tar and Big Globs of Bird Poop Are No Match for This Foaming Cleaner

We all know that familiar splat of a bug hitting your windshield at 70 miles per hour. The next time...


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Family Handyman Approved: Armor All Wash & Wax

If you're looking to polish up your car quickly and easily, give the Family Handyman Approved Armor All Ultra-Shine Wash...


We Tried Dry Shine’s Ultimate Shine to Gloss Up a Filthy Truck

We tried this ultra-glossy, anti-static and UV-protectant automotive cleaner on everything we could find on my filthy pickup.

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The Family Handyman Approved Ryobi Cordless Tire Inflator Is a Worthy Addition to Your Garage

Air compressors require a lot of work if you only need them for a minute or two to top off...


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8 Best Truck Tool Boxes

A truck tool box keeps your equipment safe and dry whether you're driving to the hardware store or spending all...

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Family Handyman Approved: Sea Foam Motor Treatment

Keep your engines running smoothly.


How to Pressure Wash Your Car

Here's how to pressure wash your car without damaging it.


Car Part Shortage Continues to Bog Down the Auto Market

A computer chip shortage is complicating things for automobile dealers and buyers. Learn more here.


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10 Vintage Trucks That Never Went Out of Style

These classic trucks are still seen on the road today. Their old age and storied pasts make them all the...

Stuff We Love: 7 Essentials You Should Always Have in Your Truck

You'll reach for these time and time again!


How To Turn Your Truck Into An Inverter Generator (VIDEO)

Watch this video to learn one pro's solution to the portable power problem.


Installing a Lighted Truck Box Was Remarkably Easy

One of our editors took a crack at installing a Weather Guard lighted truck box. It went smoother than you...


Essential Gear For Your Truck and Trailer

We talked to construction pros to find out what tools and gear they always keep stored in their truck.


12 Cool Truck Accessories That Will Make Your Old Truck Smarter

These 12 truck accessories help you play catch-up with the latest, high-priced pickup trucks. Some are high-tech smart, some are...

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Vintage Family Handyman Woodworking Projects: Toys from the ‘80s

In honor of Family Handyman's 70th anniversary and with the holiday season in full swing, take a look at these...


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20 Bad Auto Habits Your Mechanic Wants You to Stop Doing

Keep your mechanic happy by not doing these things to your vehicle.


Family Handyman’s Vintage Truck Ads from the ‘80s

As part of our 70th Anniversary celebration, Family Handyman takes a look back at the rough-'n-tumble trucks of the 1980s.


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8 Things I Wish I Knew Before Changing My Own Oil

Check out these tips and learn from past mistakes before you pop the hood to change your engine oil.


How to Advertise Your Construction Company on Your Vehicle

A detailed guide to fitting your vehicle with decals that promote your business how you want it to be promoted.


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5 Best Snow Tires for Trucks

Winter is here. If you live in snow country, that means it's time to swap out your tires to something...


How to Turn Your Work Truck Into An Office

Construction pros spend more time than most in their trucks. Turn your truck into a productivity hub with just a...


How to Roll on Bedliner Paint in a Pickup Truck

Save hundreds of dollars with a roll on bedliner

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Create the Ultimate Truck for DIYing with These 13 Accessories

A DIYer's pickup truck has to be hard-working on the weekends and family friendly the rest of the week. So,...


10 Truck Accessories That Make Work Easier

Keep your stuff secure in your pickup truck bed with some of these truck accessories.


4 Amazing Accessories to Trick Out Your Truck

Our editors give these four truck accessories a big thumbs-up


How to Turn Your Truck Into a Generator

All you need is an inverter and some DIY wiring


5 Things Every DIYer Should Have in Their Truck

Gotta-have items our editors carry everywhere.


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11 Pickup Truck Bed Hacks

Give the bed of your pickup truck a little TLC for easier storage, loading, unloading and overall fun with these...