The Eleven Percent: Meet Sarah Lechowich, Roofer and CEO
Sarah Lechowich talks about running a woman-owned company, the importance of mentorship and what's in her tool bag.
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...
The Construction Industry Needs More Women
Traditionally, women have made up a small fraction of the construction workforce in the United States. That needs to change.
Give Your Bathroom a New Look with Family Handyman Approved Aura Bath & Spa Paint
Remodels can be costly and become drawn out. But if you're looking for a quick way to breath new life...
6 Things An Electrician Learned After Buying Her First House
A professional electrician shares what she's learned about electrical while living in and working on her own home.
The Eleven Percent: Meet Jess Hirsch, Carpenter and Woodworker
Jess Hirsch talks about the joy of working with wood in art and construction, how she uses it to empower...
This Family Handyman Approved Paint Brush Makes Cutting in Easy
Looking for a sleek paint brush that can be used with any paint or stain? Look no further than the...
The Eleven Percent: Meet Debra Hilmerson, Jobsite Safety Pro
Jobsite safety pro Deb Hilmerson talks about shifting attitudes in the construction world, conserving forests and what's in her tool...
What’s In My Toolbox? A Pro Cement Mason’s Essential Tools
A pro cement mason shares a look inside her tool bucket at her go-tos and favorites.
The Eleven Percent: Spotlight on Women in the Trades
This FH series introduces readers to a few of the women who make up 11...
FTC Charges HomeAdvisor with Deceiving Contractors
A recent administrative complaint from the FTC alleges that HomeAdvisor has been misleading its customers. HomeAdvisor says the complaint is...
The Eleven Percent: Meet the Architects of Precipitate
Sustainable architects Elizabeth Turner and Abby Meuser-Herr talk about carbon, the pace of change and finding the right firm.
Marvin Windows Gives All Employees A Paid Week Off
One of the biggest window manufacturers in the country is shutting down operations for a week to give its employees...
The Best Portable Air Compressors of 2023
Our favorite air compressors for whatever your pneumatic needs may be.
The Eleven Percent: Meet Tami Gallagher, Master Gardener
A professional organizer turned master gardener and business owner, Tami Gallagher talks about pollinators, sweat and what's in her tool...
Family Handyman Approved: DeWalt Job Site Table Saw
DeWalt has long been associated with great jobsite tools. This saw is no different.
The Eleven Percent: Meet Andrea Harris, Cement Mason
FDNY's first female cement mason, Andrea Harris, talks about hard work, manicures and what's in her tool bucket.
What’s In My Toolbox? A Pro Plumber’s Most Essential Tools
A long-time plumbing professional shares a look inside her toolbox.
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.
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...
7 Reasons to Consider Going to Trade School
Trade schools offer affordable education in dependable industries with classes to help you launch, retool or elevate your career.
Lowe’s Introduces New Rewards Program for Pros
Lowe's is launching a rewards program for their pro customers based on insights from the pros themselves.
Family Handyman Approved: Wago Lever Nuts
Wary of cheap, twist-on wire nuts? Then try these from Wago.
Why Lumber Prices Are Soaring Again in 2022
After normalizing in the second half of 2021, lumber prices are skyrocketing again. Here's why.
Family Handyman Approved: Zircon HD900 MultiScanner
An easy-to-use stud finder and scanner, ideal for all levels of DIYer.