11 Essentials for Your Spring Maintenance Checklist
These jobs are best done during warm months, so make them part of your regular spring home maintenance routine.
Do Your Own Furnace Maintenance This Winter
Here are 8 things to check before you call a pro to repair your furnace, plus some tips for warming...
How to Save on Heating Costs in an Apartment
Is your apartment uncomfortably cold in the winter? Here's how to warm it up without increasing your energy bill.
Make a Shoe Rack with Modern Style
Here's how to make a trendy, modern ladder shelf for your entry with just $35 worth of supplies and only...
5 Ways to Hide That Big Air Conditioner in Your Yard
Don't sweat that boxy A/C unit. Here's how to put it out of sight and out of mind.
Creating New Spaces with Windows and Doors
Take the next step beyond simple replacement windows and doors to increase the livability and appeal of your home, inside...
How to Hide Your Home’s Mechanics
Get ideas for clever ways to disguise your ducts, air returns, drains and more.
8 Design-Friendly Storage Solutions for the Bathroom
The secret to tidy towels and beautifully organized bottles? The right storage, of course. Sample this smorgasbord of ideas.
Meet the 2-HP Ultra-Quiet Ryobi Garage Door Opener
The experts at Ryobi who normally dream up, engineer and produce power tools have created something new and unique in...
How to Replace or Revamp Your Garage Doors
Boost curb appeal and maybe even security with new garage doors. Find out cost ranges and other important details here.
Know Your House: What Kind of Roof Do You Have?
Gable, hip, gambrel, mansard - the shape of your roof says something about your home's connection to earth and sky.
8 Built-In Storage Solutions for Small Spaces
Check out an architect's guide to some inspiring ways to build in extra cabinets, shelves and cubbyholes at the start...
Deck Finishing: From Blah to Beautiful in Half a Day
How to refinish a porch floor with Thompson's Waterproofing stain.
How to Clean Your Air Conditioner
Follow these tips to get your air conditioning unit running like new.
How to Build Shelves From Dowels
I needed a way to clear the clutter off my desk, so I came up with a shelving system made...
Bookcases: Pro Shortcut for DIY Furniture Makers
The ideal bookcase has open shelves for items you want to put on display, and enclosed storage space for stuff...
Shop Organization: Idea for a Cheap Tool Cabinet
Chances are you'll be able to find what you need for free.
DIY Car Care: Summertime Thermostat Advice
If your vehicle experiences overheating problems in the summer, fix the root cause (water pump, clogged radiator, inoperative cooling fans,...
Installed a Sink Last Weekend
Our house is 10 years old, which seems to be the magic age when things start to break or need...
‘Must Have’ Portable Table Saw
This budget-friendly portable table saw collapses neatly into an easily movable wheeled platform.