13 Throwback Magazine Covers From the Family Handyman Archives
The Family Handyman has been around since 1951 - that's a long time! Take a trip down memory lane with us and see some of our greatest hits from the 60s, 70s, 80s, and 90s. Plus, click through for a peek at our very first issue, and check out which celebrity graced our cover in 1981!
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Our January 1982 cover had an environmentalist message that we still stand behind today.
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The age-old question (See? Here's the proof!): How much insulation is enough? We answered this and more in our September 1978 issue.
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Let's take a trip back to March of 1974, when we were celebrating 24 years of service to do-it-yourselfers. Wonder if the 'resilient tile flooring' from the cover is still going strong!
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In October 1976, wooden, modular furniture graced the cover of The Family Handyman. Looks like a sauna in there!
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These mod bunk beds were all the rage in 1972, when an issue of The Family Handyman only cost 60 cents! Would you sleep here?
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Check out this vintage Family Handyman cover from May/June 1979! This issue featured a groovy guide to hot tub installation and only cost $1.25!
Originally Published: August 09, 2016