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 make a simple repair.
10 Awesome Ideas for Window Treatments
Window treatments can change the look and feel a room. Whether you’re looking for curtains, shades or something in between, here are 10…
Do it right. Do it yourself.
The Family Handyman is proud to announce the DIY University. Courses that give you the confidence and know-how to get the job done right.
Are Triple-Glazed Windows Worth the Extra Cost?
Energy efficient triple-pane windows are quieter and more comfortable than double-pane, and they save some money, but maybe not enough to…
How to Clean Windows
Wash your windows the fastest way with crystal clear, streak-free results. Try washing windows with a squeegee and you’ll never go back to…
How to Install a Window
Ready to replace your drafty old windows with new energy-efficient units? We’ll show you the two easiest ways to pull out old windows and…
Shortening Horizontal Window Blinds
Horizontal blinds that are too long look bad, but also create a serious safety hazard for young children. Fortunately, shortening them is…
How to Clean Glass Windows and Doors
Clean tough glass stains and built-up mineral deposits from shower doors and other glass surfaces using mild household abrasives and an…
How to Install a Bow Window
We’ll walk through the steps needed to install a bow window, which will give your room a lot of natural light and a spacious feel. The…
Mini Blind Tips and Fixes
Mini blinds provide privacy, block the sun and usually work perfectly for years. Here are our best tips and fixes for mini blinds that could use…