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Pro tips and techniques that will give you a helping hand in your daily life on the jobsite.

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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.

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What to Know About Building a House

There are different phases to building a house: planning, design, the actual build itself, as well as décor — all...


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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...


10 Important Things to Consider when Buying a House

Buying a house is a big decision. Have you considered these items?


80 Hacks for Repurposing Random Old Household Items

Old milk jugs and pool noodles are standard materials for repurposing, but check out what you can do with items...

47 Handy Hints for Your Workshop

From tool hacks to genius storage ideas, these handy hints will help you save money, complete projects more efficiently, and...


STUDY: Do People Actually Want ‘Trendy’ Products in Their Homes?

There are tons of options for homebuilding products with trendy features like smart technology. But do people actually want them...

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Apprenticeship vs. Internship: Have You Considered a Career in the Trades?

Apprenticeships and internships both offer training. But if your goal is a good, steady job afterward, an apprenticeship may be...


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26 Things That Changed DIY Forever

Innovations that improved home improvement.


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29 Simple Ways to Make Your Workbench Work Harder

These ingenious workbench upgrades will make a huge difference in your workshop efficiency. And they’re easy to DIY!