11 Design Rules You Should Never Break
If you're looking to transform the look of a room or your entire home, it can be difficult to get...
Reader Project: DIY Faux Stone Accent Wall
Reader Chris Galiyas, an elementary art teacher in West Mifflin, PA, created this faux stone accent wall in his living...
9 Ideas for a Textured Accent Wall
An accent wall is a great way to update a room, whether it's used in the living room, a bedroom...
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...
Add Value to Your Home With These 12 Easy Upgrades
Outfit your abode with these high-impact, low-budget projects.
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...
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,...
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.
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...
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.
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.
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.
How to Install a Load-Bearing Beam
Replace a load bearing wall with a microlam beam to create a bigger room.
A Pro Carpenter’s Guide to Framing Basement Walls
A poor framing job can bring a whole mess of problems, so we asked a professional framing carpenter how to...
How to Finish, Frame, and Insulate a Basement
With special framing and insulating techniques, your basement can be as comfortable as any other room in your home. Find...
How to Frame a Gabled Dormer
A gabled roof looks great from the outside and adds space and light inside.
7 Reasons to Rethink Buying Appliances at Superstores
When you decide to buy a new washing machine, fridge or power tool, it may seem only natural to make...
Best Kitchen Backsplash Ideas For Dark Cabinets
Looking for the best kitchen backsplash ideas for dark cabinets? These are our recommendations.
Best Kitchen Backsplash Ideas with White Cabinets
If you're searching for backsplash ideas with white cabinets, look no further!
Brilliant Bathroom Backsplash Ideas
A backsplash isn't just for the kitchen. A backsplash will help protect the wall behind the sink from water damage...