This Is Why There Isn’t a Light in Your Freezer
It's time to finally shed some light on why our freezers are so dark.
How To Protect Your Home From Lightning Strikes
Installing preventative measures that provide lightning protection will save you money in the long run.
What to Know About Wall Air Conditioners
Want to cool your home in an efficient and cost effective way? Through-the-wall air conditioners can be a good choice...
What to Know About Ductless Air Conditioners
Sleek, efficient and relatively easy to install, a ductless air conditioner or mini-split can quickly cool (or heat) your rooms.
Solar Panels: What To Know Before You Buy
From initial cost to maintenance concerns, here's a primer on solar panels to help you decide if they're right for...
10 Best Pergola Lighting Ideas
Add some sparkle and glow to your outdoor space with these creative pergola lighting ideas.
How To Fix Summer Chimney Smells
After using your fireplace all winter, the hot, steamy days of summer can cause your chimney to really stink. Here's...
What to Know About Stone Veneer
Stone veneer is popular on the outside of homes, as well as accenting the inside. Learn more about this decorative...
Why Is My Ceiling Fan Making Noise?
Is your ceiling fan making noise? If so and it's one of these five noises, the fixes are simple. Here's...
5 Things You Need to Know Before Building Stairs
Learn the ins and outs of building stairs before you jump into a project on your own.
New Homeowner’s Guide To Solar Power
Is solar technology a good fit for the 21st century homeowner? Here's an overview of traditional and DIY solar options.
Is Your Kitchen Prepared for a Power Outage?
It's good to know how long food lasts, what to keep on hand and more.
This is Why People Leave a Quarter in a Cup of Frozen Water in the Freezer
It's particularly helpful if you're taking a long trip or expecting severe storms.
We Tried It: Kasa Smart Light Switches
Looking to add smart home functionality to your home without breaking the bank? Kasa smart switches by TP-Link may be...
8 Best Safe and Effective Dishwasher Detergents
The best safe and effective dishwasher detergents remove stains and food residue without harsh chemical smells and expensive price tags.
How to Choose the Best Siding for Your Cabin
Choose well, and the siding on your vacation home will give the appearance you desire, provide worry-free performance and last...
26 Household Items You Didn’t Know You Could Use in Your Shop
Before you purchase expensive storage systems or a specific tool for one unique task, try these genius shop hacks using...
25 Hints for Fixing Roof and Gutter Issues
A solid, leak-free roof with good gutters defends your home against the elements. Arm yourself with the knowledge to understand...
How to Replace a Door or Window Screen
If you have a damaged window or door screen, The Family Handyman expert, Rick Muscoplat, will show you how to...
How to Cut Metal Roofing
Metal roofing is great for longevity, looks stylish and withstands the elements. Like any material, working with metal roofing requires...