5 Best Shower Filters to Remove Chlorine and Chemicals
Shower filters can improve your skin, hair and nails by upgrading your home’s water quality. Go ahead, get your glow on!
I Tried This Viral Shower Head Filter, and It Made My Hair Bouncier
A shower filter could improve your skin and hair texture immediately. Let's put this affordable (and popular) option...
A Guide To Pipe Fittings and How To Use Them
If you're doing a plumbing installation or repair, you'll need to buy pipe and pipe fittings. Here's some help figuring...
What Is a Sump Pump?
Standing water in your home can lead to structural problems and health hazards. One solution is a sump pump.
How to Create a Home Spa Bathroom
See the ways you can easily transform your bathroom into a spa oasis, from replacing shower fixtures to upgrading lighting...
How to Unclog Anything
Toilets aren’t the only clog-prone fixture homeowners have to deal with. Check out what else is susceptible to clogging—and how...
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....
The Most Essential Products for New Homeowners
From cleaning supplies to tools, here's a list of everything you'll need for your new home.
Your Guide to Winterizing Everything
From cars, boats and lawn mowers to pools, gutters and grills. Here's how to winterize everything around your home.
How to Upgrade Your Shower in a Weekend
Get an impressive shower upgrade without breaking the bank or turning your basement into a jobsite.
Expert Tips for an Easy Faucet Installation
We caught up with Joe Barnes, a second-generation master plumber with more than 30 years of experience, to tackle...
Here’s Why Old Houses Have a Random Toilet in the Basement
Standalone toilets in the basement are an outdated concept. Why were they necessary in the first place?
8 Best Bidet Toilet Seats for 2022
Bidets and bidet toilet seats are becoming more and more popular in the United States. If you're in the market,...
The Best Bathroom and Kitchen Sink Faucets
Choose a spectacular new faucet packed with features that make it harder working and last a lifetime.
Reader Project: DIY Outdoor Shower
Learn how a Family Handyman reader built an outdoor shower in his yard.
How to Remove a Bathtub Drain in 3 Easy Steps
Need to replace your tub drain? Removing the old one can be a real chore. Here are the three easiest...
Never Connect a Trap to a Vertical Drain Like This
When a trap connects to a vertical drain, install a tee fitting. A “sanitary tee” gives the waste arm a...
Goof Proof Showers (Sponsored)
For a tiling rookie, the hardest, and arguably the most intimidating, part of a shower tile installation is the prep...
How to Build a Crate End Table
This simple end table project by Crates & Pallet includes a mix of wood and steel—and it’s so easy to...
How to Prevent Clogged Drains
Drains always seem to clog at the worst possible time, like when you have a houseful of overnight guests or...
One Piece vs. Two Piece Toilet: What’s The Difference?
Before you buy your next toilet, read this and see which option is best for your bathroom.