11 Outdoor Project Ideas with Plans
Improve your outdoor spaces no matter your budget, time or skill level with these projects from The Family Handyman. Browse the following 11…
Siding Repair: Holes in Aluminum and Vinyl
Nail holes in aluminum and vinyl siding are tough to repair without replacing the entire piece, but a squirt of color-matched caulk from a…
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How to Replace Vinyl Siding
Cracked or broken vinyl siding is no reason for despair. A simple $5 tool gets the job done in 15-minutes. This article also includes some…
How to Replace Siding
Has some of your siding begun to rot while the rest is still good? Don't replace all the boards. Follow these easy steps and just replace the…
Painting Aluminum Siding
If your aluminum siding has developed a chalky residue or is faded, stained or just plain the wrong color, fear not. You can paint it. Here's…
How to Nail Vinyl Siding Correctly
Vinyl siding will pop and crackle with every change of sunlight and temperature if nailed incorrectly. Here's how to fix the problem if you…
13 Simple Vinyl Siding Installation Tips
Get the details right when you install vinyl siding and you'll save yourself hours of frustration later on. These 13 simple tips will help.
How to Install Vinyl Siding
Don't be intimated by vinyl siding. We'll show you how to install it and make repairs. You can save a lot of money by handling a vinyl…
Repair Siding: Use a Kick-Out Flashing to Stop Rot
Sidewalls, where a roof abuts a wall, are potential leak spots and rot spots. Good metal flashing prevents these problems, including a specially…
Aluminum Siding: Stop the Noise
Loose-fitting aluminum soffits can develop annoying rattles when the wind blows in the right direction, but the problem is easily solved with a…