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    100 Incredible Projects By DIYers Like You

    From jaw-dropping remodels to crazy automotive creations, these real-life projects are as unique and inspiring as the DIYers who built them.

    The Lixada Blocklight Is a Small Flashlight with Lots of Power

    Let there be light with you everywhere you go with these super-compact and affordable Family Handyman approved flashlights.


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    Upgrade Your Garage with This Family Handyman Approved DeWalt Socket Wrench Set

    If you're like me and would rather DIY your car or small engine maintenance, check out this compact and durable...


    What To Know: Hot Glue Guns in the Woodshop

    Hot glue guns in the woodshop? Before you dis this craft table staple, check out a pro woodworker's list of...


    We Tried the Worx Switchdriver and It Really Is a Time-Saver

    Sick of the constant switching back and forth between different bits and tips?  Us, too. That's why we tried this...

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    No Job Is too Tough for Family Handyman Approved Grime Hand Soap

    A fiercely degreasing hand soap that's still gentle on your skin?  Give this Family Handyman Approved Grime Hand Soap a...


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    Brighten Up Any Project with the Family Handyman Approved Nebo Omni 2k Work Light

    Looking for an addition to your toolbox that shines? Try the compact, bright and long-lasting Nebo Omni 2k work light.

    A Family Handyman Approved Father’s Day Gift Guide

    Struggling to find the right Father's Day gift for your dad? Check out these Family Handyman Approved products any DIY...


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    Tear Through DIY Projects with the Family Handyman Approved Diablo Demo Demon Saw Blade

    If you're planning on adding a window, knocking down a wall or re-roofing your garage, pick up a Diablo Demo...


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    These Stylish and Tough Stoggles Safety Glasses Are Family Handyman Approved

    Whether you work in the trades or you're a DIY enthusiast, safety glasses are an essential tool. Recently I picked...


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    The Family Handyman Approved Ryobi Cordless Tire Inflator Is a Worthy Addition to Your Garage

    Air compressors require a lot of work if you only need them for a minute or two to top off...

    The 6 Best Wipe-On Wood Finishes

    The ease of application and breathtaking results make wipe-on wood finishes beloved by pro and beginner woodworkers alike. These are...


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    Family Handyman Approved: DeWalt Job Site Table Saw

    DeWalt has long been associated with great jobsite tools. This saw is no different.


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    9 Best Shop Vacs for Cleaning a Workshop

    Looking for the best way to keep your workshop dust free? Check out this roundup of nine fantastic shop vacuums.


    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...


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    26 Household Items You Didn’t Know You Could Use in Your Shop

    Before you purchase expensive storage systems or a specific tool for one unique task, try these genius shop hacks using...

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    The 100 Handiest Shop Tips

    You won't find a better collection of the most brilliant workshop secrets you've ever seen, brought to you by the...


    Filter for Your Shop Vac Filter

    Protect your shop vacuum filter from large debris by adding this one layer.


    41 Genius Sanding Tips You Need to Know

    Save yourself some time and hassle during your next woodworking project with one (or 41!) of these genius sanding tips...


    59 Handy Hints to Keep Your Workshop Shipshape

    It's a lot easier (and more fun!) to do projects in a space that's neat and tidy, and these clever...


    The Greatest Shop Tip in History

    Grab the leaf blower to take care of a dirty shop vacuum filter and clean it up in a short...


    5 Dust Collection Products that Suck (In a Good Way!)

    Sawdust isn't just a health hazard; it can cause falls and fires, too. These dust collection tools can help keep...


    Drum-Sander Dust Collector

    Capture the dust that flies off a sanding drum before it fills your shop and lungs! All you need is...


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    How To Build a Swing-Out Countertop

    Need more counter space in your workshop? Here's a DIY solution.

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    8 Bad Workshop Habits You Should Drop Today

    Want to improve your skills as a DIYer or woodworker? Learn how to avoid these bad workshop habits and the...


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    3 Pro-Quality Products All DIYers Should Have at Home

    For homeowners that like to get their hands dirty with a wide variety of do-it-yourself projects, add these products to...


    13 Workshop Items to Incorporate into Your Interior Decor

    Decor styles are constantly changing. If you're looking for a way to bring a rustic-chic look into your home, consider...


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    12 Workshop Supplies You Should Always Buy at the Dollar Store

    The DIY attitude embraces affordability and accessibility for everyone, no matter how tight your budget. Here are 12 items to...


    Best Lighting for Your Garage and Workshop

    Find your way in the dark with these cool products that help light the darkest nooks and crannies of your...


    Cheap Workshop Updates for the Ultimate DIY Space

    Our readers know how to make the most of their home shop space. These 31 updates don’t cost much (or...