Pro tips and techniques that will give you a helping hand in your daily life on the jobsite.
Pros and Cons of Attic Insulation Types
What’s the best attic insulation? That depends on your definition of “best”. An expert home inspector goes through which attic insulation types work best in specific situations.
Most Common Homeowners Insurance Claims
Break-ins and theft account for six percent of insurance claims for Travelers Insurance. Find out the most common homeowners insurance...
Save Money With Home Energy Audit
Find out where you're losing energy—and what you can do to stop it
Is Renting a Router and Modem From Your Internet Company a Bad Idea?
Renting equipment from your internet company is easy and convenient, but buying your own could save you money over time.
20 Home Renovations That Instantly Add Value to Your Home
These home renovations are so worth the upfront expense.
10 Important Things to Consider when Buying a House
Buying a house is a big decision. Have you considered these items?
4 Types of Wood Joints Every Woodworker Should Know
Make strong, long-lasting joints without years of woodworking expertise or a big budget.
24 Acronyms and Abbreviations DIYers Need to Know
Do you know what these common acronyms and abbreviations mean? If not, study up before your next home improvement project!
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...
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...
How to Hang Drywall: Pro Tips for Cutting and Installing
A good framing crew makes drywall hangers whistle while they work. Follow these great hanging suggestions, and you can make...
Pro Tips for Basement Finishing
These are great tips on how to solve many of the problems you're likely to encounter when working on your...
A Pro Carpenter’s Guide to Framing Basement Walls
A poor framing job can bring a whole mess of problems, so we asked a professional framing carpenter how to...
Tips for Creating Face Frame Cabinets
Building face frames is rewarding and not as difficult as you might think. Here’s some great tips and sound advice...
Why You Should Chalk Your Metal Files
This will keep your files from clogging when working with nonferrous metals.
How to Properly Take Care of Lithium Ion Batteries
Follow these battery care tips to make your lithium ion batteries last longer.
Framing Tips Vol. 1
Clear communication is key This is how I stay organized with myself and the guys. The first picture shows how