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!
Which Exterior Renovation Adds the Most Value to a House?
Not all exterior renovation projects are created equal. These are the ones that add the most value at resale.
Energy Efficient Windows: What to Know Before You Buy
With so many options to choose from, buying windows can be a tough job. Learn how to buy windows, with...
How to Set Up Your House Before Leaving for Summer Vacation
Securing your home while you're away doesn't just mean locking your doors and windows. Make sure you take these steps...
10 Hazards You Haven’t Thought of at Home
Learn more about the hazards you haven't thought of at home
10 Home Projects You Should Always Hire a Pro For
For all but the most advanced DIYers, there are some home improvement projects that just aren't worth the money, time...
Add Value to Your Home With These 12 Easy Upgrades
Outfit your abode with these high-impact, low-budget projects.
IBSx Award Winners Highlight Modern Home Building Innovations
Game-changing home building products were front and center at the 2021 IBSx.
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...
Zip Ties In A Panel
Can zip ties/cable ties be used inside a electrical panel? Find out the answer from an electrical inspector.
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.
5 Tips for Cleaning and Maintaining Your Plumbing Snake
Consistent maintenance of your drain-cleaning equipment reduces effort on site and prolongs its useful lifespan.
Working With Metal-Clad (MC) Cable
MC cable is easier to work with than rigid conduit and offers protection from fire, vibration, gnawing pests and physical...
15 Things Home Inspectors Wish You Knew
These things home inspectors wish you knew can help sellers prepare for a home sale and make buyers aware of...
How to Install and Flash a New Window
A comprehensive guide to window installation from a Marvin Windows expert
How to Fix a Cracked Window
The keys to success here are a good putty knife and a quality glazing compound.
8 Best Blackout Curtains
Dim to pitch-black: Here's our roundup of the best blackout curtains for blocking out light when the sun is up.
How to Repair or Replace a Broken Storm Window
A broken storm window can be dangerous and inefficient, but is it a DIY project? A few things to know...
6 Best Storm Windows
You're ready to buy storm windows, but what kind? Interior or exterior? Budget or top-of-the-line? Read on for our picks...