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.
What to Do Within the First Year After Moving Into Your New Home
When you move into your new home, there are a number of cleaning tasks, basic projects and upgrades to consider....
12 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $100
A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $100 you can make some...
How to Build a DIY Nightstand
Learn how to build your own custom nightstand using minimal tools and moderate woodworking skills.
How to Build a Mechanized Storage Lift In Your Garage
A high shelf that automatically lowers with the push of a button.
14 Things Home Depot Employees Won’t Tell You
The Home Depot offers a wealth of materials, resources and a customer-friendly return policy. But there are a few secrets...
20 Amazing Storage Products from Harbor Freight
Harbor Freight is a gold mine of affordable equipment for the DIY enthusiast. Here are 20 items that can help...
How to Use Water Hammer Arresters to Stop Banging Water Lines
Stop water hammer with simple add-on arresters
Leaning Tower of Shelves
This stylish but sturdy leaning ladder shelf unit will neatly hold your stuff—and you can build it in a day
10 Ways to Repurpose Repurposing Projects That Aren’t Trendy Anymore
Tired of your mason jar lanterns or ladder shelves? With our tongue firmly planted in our cheek, we came up...
Five foldout features make this bench a perfect project for even small shop spaces.
Easy Things You Can Do in a Weekend to Increase the Value of Your Home
Whether you paint your front door or add potted plants, these home improvement ideas can turn your house from not-too-hot...
An opening for an electrical outlet in the cabinet back directly below a breakfast bar was close to the counter...
Circular Saw Tips and Techniques
Brush up on the basics with this collection of circular saw do's and don'ts
12 Easy Things Everyone Should Know How to Fix
Whether you're a new homeowner or an expert DIYer, knowing how to fix these common household problems can save you...
Sharpen and Use a Cabinet Scraper
Once you try a cabinet scraper to smooth ﬂat surfaces or curved sculpted forms, you’ll want to use it on...
How to Drill a Hole in Tile
Mounting towel bars, shower doors and other bathroom accessories often require drilling holes in tile.