Walls

Nothing makes the space you live in feel more like home than renovating walls. Here, you’ll find essential decor, design and painting to inspire all your wall projects.

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    14 Expenses New Homeowners Waste Money On

    It's easy for new homeowners to spend money on things they shouldn't. Make sure you steer clear of these unnecessary new homeowner expenses.

    DIY Home Inspection Tools

    Spot expensive problems before you make an offer on a new home



    How to Insulate a House

    Do it right to save $$, stay warm


    10 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $1,000

    Updating countertops, painting the exterior or upgrading an appliance are simple ways to add big value to your home.

    10 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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    34 Silent Signs That Your House is Failing

    Your house can't talk, but it can give you hints of failure, if you pay attention. Learn what your house...


    Apply Wall Texture Yourself and Save Big Bucks

    Choose an orange peel or knockdown-style texture that you can do yourself with this Homax product.


    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...


    Trailer Safety Checklist and Tips You Need to Know

    Hauling trailers can be dangerous, but for many people in the trades it is a daily necessity. Get a trailer...


    Garage Makeover: How to Create the Garage of Your Dreams

    Get the garage of your dreams one step at a time. This makeover includes high-capacity cabinets, a new garage door,...


    17 Great Tips for Landscaping Your Backyard

    Adding walls and paths made of stone or brick to your landscape transforms it into something truly special. Here's a...


    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.

    The Difference Between Open-Cell and Closed-Cell Spray Foam

    Not sure which spray foam is the right fit? This should help!


    Kids Room Ideas That’ll Give You Instant Inspiration!

    Before your kiddo takes over decorating their room and adorns their walls with the latest posters from Teen Beat magazine...


    Everything to Know About Spray Foam Insulation Kits

    Closed-cell polyurethane spray foam has some pretty awesome qualities. It has a high R-value. It’s resistant to water, mold and...


    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...


    How to Paint a Room

    Read on as we walk you through all the steps, from choosing the paint to cleaning up when you're done.


    15 Stunning Accent Wall Ideas You Can Do

    Accent walls are back in a big way, and they are better than ever. By blending color, texture, and tone,...


    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.


    12 Silent Killers in Your Home

    Your home should be a sanctuary, guarding against all the dangers and uncertainties of the world outside its walls... or...

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    Taping Drywall Tips: How to Tape Drywall Joints

    Get the tape coat just right and you're sure to have smooth drywall joints


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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.


    Parts of Your Home Prone to the Most Winter Weather Damage

    Knowing where your home is most vulnerable and taking precautions can save you thousands of dollars in repairs next spring.


    Crown Molding Cutting and Installation

    This three-piece crown molding technique simplifies installation and the results are spectacular.


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    How to Choose and Use Primer

    Solve common paint coverage problems with these expert tips for choosing and using primer


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    How to Make Your Own Built In Shelves

    Discover hidden storage space in your walls with these two built-in shelf projects.