What To Know About Painting in the Winter
Cold weather painting isn't ideal, but sometimes you just have to get a project done. Here's how to make it...
(Sketch Up) How To Build a Rolling Clamp Rack
As the saying goes, you can never have too many clamps. So let's make something to store them on!
How To Use an Electric Planer
An electric planer shaves and shapes wood like a hand plane, a belt sander and a jointer all rolled into...
How To Build a Bathroom Vanity
A bathroom vanity may seem too complicated for your skill set, but it's probably not. Just follow this sleek design...
How To Use Pipe Dope to Prevent Plumbing Leaks
Wondering if you should use pipe dope on your plumbing projects? We explain what it is and when to apply...
How To Make a Wood Serving Board
A wood cutting and serving board is a beginner-friendly project you can complete in one weekend, with minimal tools.
How To Build a Birdhouse
Get rid of that pile of wood scraps by making this distinctive DIY birdhouse.
How To Build an Outdoor Dining Cart
Elevate your tableside service at the next family barbecue with this easy-to-make cart.
A Day in the Life: Jessie Cannizzaro
A master plumber who owns her own business, Cannizzaro talks to Family Handyman about her journey and career.
8 Refreshing Green Exterior Paint Colors
Give your home a facelift with these fresh, modern green exterior colors.
The 5 Best Biscuit Joiners, Tested and Reviewed by a Professional Woodworker
Ready to "take the plunge" and buy a biscuit joiner? We put five leading brands to the test to find...
When Should You Add Sand To Paint?
Adding sand to paint provides traction on slippy surfaces and creates texture on walls or ceilings. Here's how to do...
Pro Tips for Interior Painting with a Sprayer
Interior painting with a sprayer isn't all that difficult. With modern spray equipment and proper prep, a DIYer can do...
8 Exterior Brick Paint Color Ideas To Transform Your Home
Give your dated brick home a makeover with these go-to ideas from an expert.
Is There a Way To Paint Something So It Looks Like Wood?
Create a wood-like appearance on any surface with the art of faux finishing.
The Right Way To Paint a Metal Roof
Transform your roof with confidence using these expert tips for great results and a long-lasting finish.
Energize Your Home With Garden Media’s Color of the Year: Cyber Lime
Connect with nature and technology while invigorating your body and mind by embracing Cyber Lime.
8 Essential Tips for Staining Maple Wood
Do you have a maple woodworking project planned? It's tricky. Here's what to know about wood stains for maple and...
8 Best Ways To Remove Spray Paint
You don't necessarily have to repaint. Try these pro-approved methods first.
Your Guide To Painted Wood Waterproofing
Exterior-grade paints are already waterproof. But if you go with interior paint outdoors, you'll need to waterproof it if you...
How To Spray Paint Safely
Spray painting is fun and effective, but it releases toxic, flammable fumes into the air. A respirator for paint can...
Can You Paint on Metal with Acrylic?
Elevate your next home project with acrylic paint on metal. Learn expert tips for durable, long-lasting results.