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.
How to Avoid Window Condensation in Winter
Window condensation is a nuisance, but worse yet it can cause damage to your window and wood trim finishes, and...
10 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $250
A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $250 you can make some...
What to Know About Coping Trim
Here's a quick little rundown on what to know about coping trim for inside corners.
How to Install Aluminum Soffits That are Maintenance-Free
You'll never have to paint the roof overhangs again!
Crown Molding Cutting and Installation
This three-piece crown molding technique simplifies installation and the results are spectacular.
Interior Trim Work Basics
All the trim basics from start to finish, plus a clever way to get those miters tight
How to Winterize Your Garage Door
Restore your garage door bottom seal by installing new weather seals, replacing rotted trim and renewing a rusty track.
How to Cope Joints for Wood Corner Trim
Professional techniques for coping perfect molding and trim joints.
How to Build a Gazebo
Build this airy summer hangout that features fish-scale shingles and decorative trim you make yourself.
How to Clean Vinyl Siding
Techniques for cleaning tough-to-remove stains on vinyl siding, trim and gutters.
Exterior Painting Tips and Techniques
Paint faster and better using these brushing, rolling and cutting-in techniques
How To Perfect Your Window Trim Installation Process
A long-time carpenter Travis Larson explains how he installs window trim. Check out these simple step-by-step instructions.
Trim Paint Tips for Smooth, Perfect Results!
Our best tips for painting trim perfectly. You'll learn how to trim paint like an expert!
How to Build a Built-in Bookcase
No complex wood joints, no tricky techniques—simply glue, screw and nail the parts together
How to Choose and Use Painter’s Tape
Apply painter's tape faster and more effectively so you can start painting sooner and make fewer mistakes.
Raised Patio Planter
Our planter is tops for easy construction, sturdiness and convenience. Plus, the curves and trim make it a pretty addition...