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How To Prepare Your Home for Holiday Guests

Are you ready to host overnight guests?

Shop the Getaway

Shop the Getaway look for your own home.


Family Handyman Reader Projects: Indoor Spaces

Family Handyman readers were busy during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown in 2020, diving into their to-do lists. Here we take...


13 Stunning Dark Kitchen Cabinet Ideas

For the better part of the last decade, homeowners, decorators and builders alike have transformed kitchens with the popular Tuscan...


45 Kitchen Mistakes You Need to Stop Making

Your kitchen will never function better if you avoid these common mistakes.

Best Kitchen and Home Deals to Shop on Amazon Prime Day

You can still save big on kitchen and home goods you've always wanted (and some you didn't even know you...


9 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $500

A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $500 you can make some...

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20 Home Renovations That Instantly Increase Your Home Value

These are the top renovations that increase home value. Some are easy and inexpensive updates that you can do over...


Add Value to Your Home With These 12 Easy Upgrades

Outfit your abode with these high-impact, low-budget projects.


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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...


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...

12 Bad Home Decorating Habits You Should Stop Immediately

Are you guilty of these bad home decorating habits? Your design should make sense and not confuse your guests.


15 Weird Objects Our Readers Found Lurking Behind Their Walls

From old newsprint to weapons to mummified animals, we asked our readers to show us treasures they found behind the...


6 Home Problems Inspectors Hate to See and How to Fix Them

Reuben Saltzman, president of Structure Tech in Minnesota, identifies potential home problems and what to do about them.


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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.


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How to Clean Grout in Your Kitchen with a Surprising (and Cheap) Ingredient

From your floor to your backsplash, removing gunky buildup between tiles is easier than you think with this trick.

12 Kitchen Items Under $25 We’re Buying From The Home Depot’s Huge Fall Sale

The Home Depot is having a huge sale. Here's what we're buying for our kitchens.


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Best Kitchen Backsplash Ideas For Dark Cabinets

Looking for the best kitchen backsplash ideas for dark cabinets? These are our recommendations.


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Best Kitchen Backsplash Ideas with White Cabinets

If you're searching for backsplash ideas with white cabinets, look no further!


Stainless Steel Kitchen Backsplash

This stainless subway tile is a simple kitchen backsplash you can install in one day


14 Showstopping Tile Backsplash Ideas To Suit Any Style

No matter what your style, taste or budget, you'll be sure to find something you like among these 14 beautiful...


12 Awesome Backsplashes that Aren’t Tile

Watching the latest design shows, it can be hard to believe there is a material for backsplashes other than tile....


Installing Kitchen Backsplash and New Vent Hood

Get a bright, refreshing look in one weekend—with no major mess or disruption