How to Install a Window Air Conditioner
Installing a window air conditioner is an easy way to keep your cool.
Why Do Some New England Homes Have a ‘Witch Window’?
Here's the story behind this unusual home feature.
If You See Window Bars with a Potbelly, This Is What It’s For
The window bars are for security — and the bump serves a purpose, too. Here's what we discovered.
We Tried This Ryobi Pressure Washer and Our Patio Has Never Looked So Clean
This all-new Ryobi Electric Pressure Washer will spray away dirt and grime from almost any outdoor surface, and leave your...
If Birds Peck at Your Windows and Mirrors, This is What it Means
Birding experts Kenn and Kimberly Kaufman explain why birds engage in these behaviors, and what you can do to prevent...
How Much Does Window Replacement Cost?
Window replacement makes your home more energy efficient, but you have to spend money now to save money down the...
Marvin Windows Gives All Employees A Paid Week Off
One of the biggest window manufacturers in the country is shutting down operations for a week to give its employees...
How to Prevent Bird Strikes on Windows
We know sometimes birds strike windows, and it's much worse during migration. Here are a few simple things you can...
7 Best Paints for Windows
Want to transform window panes, glassware, vases and other glass objects? You can do it with paint, but not just...
What to Know About Buying Windows
When shopping for windows, you'll find seven basic styles and at least seven important considerations. Knowing these makes you a...
Tips for Fixing a Leaking Skylight
If your skylight's leaking, often you can do the repair yourself. First, you have to figure out where the water...
Homeowner’s Guide to Skylights
Let the light shine! Put a skylight in your roof to lower your energy bills, bask in the mood-enhancing rays...
5 Eye-Catching Window Painting Ideas
Whether you like going big or prefer something more modest, these paint tips will give your windows a little extra...
How to Choose Interior Window Trim
A guide to interior window trim to help homeowners make the right choice.
How to Choose the Right Skylight Shades for Your Home
Skylight shades cover your skylights in stylish and functional ways. Here's everything you need to know.
What to Know About Skylight Replacement
Skylights remain popular features in homes. But they require some maintenance. This guide will help you sort out if you...
Can You Paint Vinyl Windows?
Yes, you can paint vinyl windows. But no, we don't recommend it. Here's why.
7 Best Bathroom Window Treatment Ideas of 2022
Bathroom window treatments don’t have to be boring. These ideas offer the best of privacy and style.
10 Cabin Window Treatments and Ideas
Adorn your cabin with these rustic, woodsy and cottagecore window treatments.
6 Best Plants for Window Boxes
Looking to spruce up your curb appeal with a splash of color? Here are some great plants to consider for...
How to Replace a Door or Window Screen
If you have a damaged window or door screen, The Family Handyman expert, Rick Muscoplat, will show you how to...
Stop Believing These Summer Maintenance Myths
Believing these myths might actually be costing you money!