House and Components
A house is much more than just a collection of rooms. Here’s everything that goes into making your house a home.
10 Tricks to Make Your Computer Run Faster
Over time, as your computer (and technology in general) ages, your computer is bound to run a little slower than...
What To Do with Your Old Computer
You’ve probably gotten a few new computers through the years, but what have you done with the old ones? Instead...
We Tried Benjamin Moore’s 2021 Paint Color of the Year
Aegean Teal caught the attention of our team here at Family Handyman. Here's why we love it.
Sit or Stand: How to Make Your Own Adjustable DIY Desk
This customized DIY desk provides comfort whether you prefer sitting or standing.
How to Build a Murphy Bed that Easily Transforms into a Desk
From home office to guest room in seconds.
How to Build a Desktop Catapult
Build this awesome desktop catapult with leftover wood, a couple of dowels and some rubber bands. Your inner child will...
How to Turn a Closet Into an Office
Learn how to turn a spare closet into a super-organized home office. This project keep schoolwork and office supplies contained.
How to Soundproof a Home Office
Seal holes, upgrade doors, and add layers of insulation and acoustic board to block sound transmission.
How to Build a Pipe Desk
Made with black steel pipe and a piece of IKEA butcher-block countertop, this roomy pipe desk is the perfect home...
5 Brilliant Ways to Repurpose a Kitchen Desk Space
A trend of the past, the kitchen desk space has worn out its appeal. Not quite big enough to call...
Saturday Morning Workshop: How To Build Industrial Bookends
Build these industrial bookends to spice up your bookshelf or desk and learn a cool hardware "aging" tip, too.
28 Ways to Repurpose Office Supplies at Home
Learn how to reuse common office supplies such as paper clips, dry erase markers, etc., around your home. You won't...
How to Waterproof Your Mail
Ensure your mail get to the right place with this easy waterproofing tip.
Concrete Air Plant Planter
This modern desktop planter is perfect for low-maintenance air plants—and it only takes a few quick steps to complete.
Easy-to-Build DIY Mail Organizer
Repurpose an out-of-date accordion closet door and turn it into a central command center for your home. No more piles...
How to Build a Home Office
Stock cabinets, a cord organizer, and custom-built tops and shelves keep everything in order