Did You Know You Can Return Building Materials?
Clear up some clutter in your workshop and make a little money by returning those unused building materials.
Which Exterior Renovation Adds the Most Value to a House?
Not all exterior renovation projects are created equal. These are the ones that add the most value at resale.
7 Marketing Resources for Small Construction Companies
You don't need a substantial marketing budget to increase sales. Learn how these free and low-cost resources can help your...
What Are the Most Common Home Insurance Claims?
Break-ins and theft account for six percent of insurance claims for Travelers Insurance. Find out the most common homeowners insurance...
12 Most-Bang-for-Your-Buck Home Improvement Projects
Home improvement projects don't always have to have big-budget price tags. If you're looking to sell or just want to...
20 Home Renovations That Instantly Increase Your Home Value
These are the top renovations that increase home value. Some are easy and inexpensive updates that you can do over...
10 Important Things to Consider when Buying a House
Buying a house is a big decision. Have you considered these items?
4 Proven Methods for Creating Wood Joints
Make strong, long-lasting joints without needing years of woodworking expertise or a big budget.
Innovations for Life
Family Handyman’s innovative homeLAB is an urban testing ground where editors test the latest products and share with readers how...
20 Reasons Why It Might Be Time for You to Move
There's no decision quite like the choice to move to a different home, whether you're staying in the same area...
9 Tool Hacks You’ll Use Time and Time Again
Tools are usually designed with one task in mind, but many can be used for all sorts of jobs.
14 Pro-Approved Tips for Achieving Tight Miters Every Time
Get to know these pro tricks for air-tight mitered joints.
5 Tips for Cleaning and Maintaining Your Flooring Tools
Protect the integrity of your work by regularly maintaining your flooring tools.
Metal, Wood and More: Tools and Tips for All Kinds of Cuts
These will definitely get you out of a few jams.
5 Essential Tips for Pro Carpenters
Five game-changing pro tips for carpenters who want to up their game and get more efficient on the jobsite.
How to Keep Things Clean On a Construction Site
Keep your construction gear sparkly clean and your jobsites tidy with these pro cleaning tips.
How To Build Your Own Truck Storage System
Hauling around your tools and equipment just got easier. These field-tested tips from a fellow pro will help turn your...
Must-Know Pro Tips and Tools for Measuring and Marking
A collection of tips and tools for all the different kinds of measuring and marking that happen on the job.
5 Best Resources for Women in Skilled Trades
Succeeding as a woman in a historically male-centric industry is no small task. Here are some of the best resources...
How to Master Your Hole Saw
A good hole saw kit is a staple in every pro's arsenal. Check out these great tips to drill faster,...
Trailer Safety Checklist and Tips You Need to Know
Hauling trailers can be dangerous, but for many people in the trades it is a daily necessity. Get a trailer...
Tried-and-True Leveling Tips From Pro Carpenters
Whether you’re just hanging a picture or building an entire house, getting things level is part of the project. Here,...
Electrical Questions Answered By An Electrical Inspector
Everything you wanted to know about breaker panels and more. A veteran electrical inspector answers your questions.
Tips for Concrete Fasteners and Masonry Screws
No matter which trade you're in, eventually you're going to tackle a project that requires fastening to bricks, blocks or...