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    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 the wipe-on wood finishes I use and trust the most.

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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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    Family Handyman Approved: Hart Brushless Reciprocating Saw

    This reciprocating saw from Hart Tools is a powerful, all-in-one cutting tool with a brushless motor that DIYers will love.


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    We Tried the AccuBrush MX Paint Edger That Makes Cutting In a Breeze

    One of the many weekend projects on your to-do list happens to be painting a room, but it's so time-consuming...


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    Family Handyman Approved: Wago Lever Nuts

    Wary of cheap, twist-on wire nuts? Then try these from Wago.

    Family Handyman Approved: Zircon HD900 MultiScanner

    An easy-to-use stud finder and scanner, ideal for all levels of DIYer.


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    Pros and Cons of Straw Bale Construction

    Straw is a traditional building material, but today's building methods are relatively new. Discover how modern straw bale construction has...

    How to Fix a Toilet Handle

    If jiggling the handle doesn't solve the problem, one of these simple fixes probably will.


    Ace Hardware on Pace to Open 170 New Stores in 2021

    Ace still plans to open another 60 locations by the end of the year.


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    How to Install Metal Roofing

    Learn how to get roofing layers right with these metal roofing tips.


    How to Repair a Garden Hose

    Fix leaky garden hoses quickly and cheaply.

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    The Home Depot to Sell Tools That Only Work if Activated

    The home improvement super store is launching a plan to sell power tools that will only work once activated at...


    40 First-Time Homeowner Pitfalls to Avoid

    Be prepared for these common first-time homeowner pitfalls, so you won't make the same mistakes.


    The 50 Biggest Regrets First-Time Home Buyers Have

    It's easy to overlook some of these small yet very important things when you're excited about buying a house—but you'll...


    20 Things No One Tells You About Owning a Home

    Now that you've got a house, the responsibility of maintaining it kicks in.


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    5 Lessons We Learned While Building a Deck

    When you build a deck from the ground up, you're going to learn some things. Here are some of the...

    Why Composite Decking Makes Sense for Deck Rebuilds

    Composite decking costs a little more than natural wood, but benefits like its sharp look, ease of maintenance, and durability...


    The 50 Most Incredible Mansions Around the World

    Picture stepping into one of these incredible mansions!


    12 Things You Should Always Ask a Contractor Before Building a House

    The idea of building a new home is exciting. However, if you don't ask your contractor the right questions prior...


    50 Wildest Home Designs You’ve Got to See to Believe

    Can you imagine living in one of these wild homes?


    Home Inspection Myths You Need to Stop Believing

    Make sure you understand the nature of home inspections


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    What to Consider When Preparing Your Site for a Build

    Before you can start building a cabin or home, you need to prepare the site. Here are the steps for...


    12 Silent Signs Your House Has Foundation Problems

    Cracks, gaps and more can be serious signs of foundation issues with your home.


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    Yard Safety Tips for Commonly Used Equipment

    Injuries can occur if the right safety precautions aren't adhered to while using lawn and garden equipment. Here are simple...

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    19 Crazy Cool Backyard Putting Greens

    Your golf game may not look tour-ready, but you can feel like a pro by stepping out into one of...


    How to DIY Laundry Shelves

    Convert your dreary basement laundry into a functional, organized and finished workspace.


    10 Silent Signs Your Air Conditioner Is Failing

    Worried your A/C unit is nearing its final rest? Here are some telltale signs your air conditioner is failing.


    10 Ways to Landscape Without Planting Something

    Don't have a green thumb? Here are some great landscaping options that don't require planting.


    How to Split Hostas

    Splitting hostas will make for a healthier plant and will propagate new plants. Here's when, and how, you split hostas.


    The Benefits of Planting Hostas

    Hostas boast vibrant foliage, are drought tolerant and grow practically anywhere. But those aren't their only benefits.