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A house is much more than just a collection of rooms. Here’s everything that goes into making your house a home.

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Quick Home Upgrades That Deliver Big Results

Simple kitchen and bath improvements that will make your life easier

How to Upgrade Your Bathroom Vanity

A fresh new look for your bathroom.


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20 Tips on How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets

If you want to upgrade your kitchen without spending a lot of money, knowing how to paint kitchen cabinets is...


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How to Spray Paint Kitchen Cabinets

Get a pro-quality look with a DIY budget


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DIY Shaker Cabinet Doors

A table saw is all you need!

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How to Increase Storage Space In Your Bathroom

Turn unused bathroom space into a hidden yet functional cabinet. 


How To Build an All-In-One Grilling Station

Build a home for your grill that has everything you need at your fingertips.

DIY Wooden Garage Cabinets

Inexpensive, enormous and surprisingly easy to build


Build a Wall Niche

Beautiful, practical and less than $50


How to Install Cabinet Hardware

There’s more to installing kitchen hardware than drilling holes and screwing on knobs and pulls.


How to Make a Sliding DIY Mirror Frame

Add modern styling and clever storage with this DIY sliding mirror project. Follow the entire process below.

How to Paint a China Cabinet with Chalk Paint

Once you discover the joy of chalk paint, it's hard to stop. (This is coming from a person who has...


Antique Painted Cabinets: Tips and Techniques to Try at Home

Update the look of your kitchen by giving your existing cabinets a new, yet old look. Antique painted cabinets give...


How to Build a Super-Simple Garage TV Cabinet

Turn your garage into a home theater!


How to Install Under Cabinet Lighting in Your Kitchen

Add dramatic under cabinet lighting in a weekend without tearing up your walls to install the wiring.


Tips for Creating Face Frame Cabinets

Building face frames is rewarding and not as difficult as you might think. Here’s some great tips and sound advice...

How to Install Kitchen Cabinets

With these basic techniques, you can learn how to install kitchen cabinets straight, solid and true


Kitchen Cabinets: 9 Easy Repairs

Are you bugged by kitchen cabinets that don’t work quite right? Broken latches, loose door hinges, sticking drawers—are they driving...


Ikea Hemnes Hack: Built-in Bench

Because you assemble it yourself, ready-to-assemble (RTA) furniture invites tinkering. In fact, customizing RTA pieces is so common that it...


How to Build a Dartboard Cabinet

Score big points with your friends with this easy-to-build dartboard cabinet.


How to Install Cabinets Like a Pro

Tips for how to install cabinets successfully. Learn how to hang kitchen wall cabinets and install island cabinets with these...


Convert Wood Cabinet Doors to Glass

Add a designer touch to your kitchen in a few hours with glass cabinet doors


Space-Saving Kitchen Cabinet Wine Rack Project

This kitchen cabinet wine rack is easy to build with just three boards!


Under-Cabinet Drawer

Extra storage right where you need it!

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Face Frame Cabinet Building Tips

Cabinet building advice from the Family Handyman pros


How to Install Cabinet Hardware

Get knobs and pulls right the first time.


Kitchen Storage Projects That Create More Space

Build these 5 kitchen cabinet storage projects and increase the storage capacity of your cabinets without increasing the size of...


10 Kitchen Cabinet & Drawer Organizers You Can Build Yourself

These 10 simple kitchen cabinet organization tips show how to turn empty space in kitchen cabinets and drawers into useful...


How to Build Under-Cabinet Drawers & Increase Kitchen Storage

Get more kitchen storage in one weekend with these kitchen baseboard storage ideas


How To Choose Kitchen Cabinet Hardware

A style and trend expert helps to simplify the head-scratching and often frustrating process of choosing kitchen cabinet hardware