Repainting Painted Wood Floors: A How-To Guide
It's quick and easy to refresh those dingy, dinged-up floors. Read on to learn the steps.
What Are the Different Types of Plywood Grades?
Plywood is a staple material in the construction and woodworking trades. Here's how to recognize the grades and choose among...
Why You Should Use a Random Orbital Sander for Sanding Cabinets
If you're looking for a smooth finish to your cabinets, reach for your trusty random orbital sander, not a finishing...
I Tried the Spengar IR Paint Stripper and Love Removing Paint Without the Chemicals
This paint stripper is tough enough to deliver the heat to remove layers of paint in seconds and gentle enough...
We Tried It: Drill Doctor Drill Bit Sharpener Review
Save money and bring dull and broken bits back to life with the Drill Doctor.
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...
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...
Tips for Soldering Copper Pipe
Intimidated by the thought of soldering copper pipe? We've got a collection of pro tips to help out at every...
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...
What Is Paint Correction and How Does It Work?
Paint correction restores your car's finish. It involves cleaning, paint touch-ups and polishing, and it's a job you can't hurry.
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.
We Tried the All-New 2024 Toro TimeCutter SS4225 Zero-Turn Lawn Mower
The Toro TimeCutter SS4225 is the revamped version of the classic zero-turn lawn mower. We tested it for ourselves.
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.
How To Give Outdoor Wood a Weathered Look in Just a Few Hours
Like the look of worn, antique wood? Learn how to give outdoor wood a beautiful weathered look in just a...
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.