The Eleven Percent: Meet Kat Christie, Residential Handyperson
Pro Handyperson Kat Christie talks about the joy of breathing new life into old things and how women are changing...
If You See a ‘Tooth’ on Your Hammer, This Is What It’s For
Ever come across this type of hammer and wonder what it's for? Here's the scoop.
The Eleven Percent: Meet Renee Wilson, Insulation Contractor/Owner
A lifetime insulation enthusiast talks about today's trade challenges, including making an industry hidden behind walls sexy to the next...
The Eleven Percent: Meet Belick Pha, Senior Construction Supervisor
Action films inspired Belick Pha toward a dream career in construction, where she's gone from engineer to supervisor.
The Eleven Percent: Meet Thea Alvin, Stonemason
Thea Alvin talks about being an imperfectionist, today's shifting workforce expectations and what's in her tool bag.
The Eleven Percent: Meet Ally Childress, Journeyworker Electrician
Electrician Ally Childress talks about working on a stadium, how to be inclusive and what's in her tool bag.
Unclog Drains with Ease Using This Power Drum Auger
Don't waste your money on a plumber. Instead try this inexpensive, easy-to-use Family Handyman Approved power drum auger.
Remodel Your Kitchen with a Custom Range Hood Kit That’s Easy to DIY
If you're looking for a creative focal point in your upcoming kitchen remodel, try building your own range hood with...
The Eleven Percent: Meet Schannon Yodice, That Tile Chick
Schannon Yodice talks about finessing complex projects, men behaving poorly on social media and what's in her tool bag.
The Headlamp I Never Knew I Needed
This top-notch Fenix HM65r headlamp showed me the light when I thought my old headlamp was fine.
Cut Through Yard Work with This Stihl Cordless Pruning Saw
Kiss those hand-cramping pruners, shears and loopers goodbye. Try this Family Handyman Approved battery operated pruner instead.
The Eleven Percent: Meet Mary Kehl, Handyman Apprentice and Medic
Mary Kehl talks about switching careers later in life, building a house and what's in her tool bag.
The Eleven Percent: Meet Melinde Madsen, Production Carpenter
Melinde Madsen talks about learning new skills, matching tools with her body type and what's in her tool bag.
We Tried the Worx Switchdriver and It Really Is a Time-Saver
Sick of the constant switching back and forth between different bits and tips? Us, too. That's why we tried this...
A Family Handyman Approved Father’s Day Gift Guide
Struggling to find the right Father's Day gift for your dad? Check out these Family Handyman Approved products any DIY...
The Eleven Percent: Meet Celia Reyes, Welder
Welder Celia Reyes talks about creating, her education and what's in her tool bag.
The Eleven Percent: Meet Maggie Rogosienski, Electrical Apprentice
Maggie Rogosienski talks about switching careers, navigating harassment and what's in her tool bag.
Tear Through DIY Projects with the Family Handyman Approved Diablo Demo Demon Saw Blade
If you're planning on adding a window, knocking down a wall or re-roofing your garage, pick up a Diablo Demo...
How Much Does It Cost To Restore an Historic Home?
From HVAC to insurance, our experts discuss some of the common cost pitfalls of restoring old and historic homes.
Old Homes: What’s Worth Restoring?
From plaster to HVAC, here's advice from our experts on how to decide what's worth restoring in your old or...
What Is An Architectural Historian?
Kristopher King talks about the value of preservation, his pet peeves and some of his alluring discoveries in Charleston.
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...