Fix Stuck Wooden Drawer Slides with These Easy Hacks
Avoid sticky wooden drawers with these simple fixes.
Best Hand Planers of 2022
Hand planes are considered obsolete by some. I disagree. Every woodshop should have these...
What Is Rigid Core Flooring and Should You Get It?
Rigid core flooring is the modern version of luxury vinyl planks (LVP). It's attractive, long-lasting and easy to install, so...
What Is the Janka Wood Hardness Scale?
Ever wonder what the hardest wood in the world is? A professional woodworker explains the Janka scale and how wood...
These Wood Turning Tools Will Elevate Your Woodworking Game
If you're interested in learning wood turning or upgrading your existing tools, give this Family Handyman Approved wood turning tool...
Try This Hack for Building an Inexpensive Glass Panel Door
Make a glass panel door yourself without breaking the bank.
What to Know About Hemp Building Products
Hemp fibers have been spun into usable material for millennia worldwide. Here's what to know about hemp building products.
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...
Urban Lumber: What Is It?
Urban lumber is freshly milled wood from trees removed from urban settings. It's beautiful, sustainable and likely to become more...
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...
The 6 Best Wipe-On Wood Finishes
The ease of application and breathtaking results make wipe-on wood finishes beloved by pro and beginner woodworkers alike. These are...
Woodworking: What To Know About Walnut Wood
Wondering what you should know about walnut wood before your next woodworking project? A pro woodworker shares his insights.
How to Install Crown Molding on Kitchen Cabinets
Upgrade your kitchen cabinets with crown molding. We'll show you how.
What To Know About Hickory Wood
Wondering what you should know about hickory before choosing it for a woodworking project? A pro woodworker shares his insights.
Family Handyman Approved: DeWalt Job Site Table Saw
DeWalt has long been associated with great jobsite tools. This saw is no different.
How To Find Affordable Lumber
Most DIYers suffered severe sticker shock at lumber prices during the pandemic. Here are six tips to help you find...
10 Tips for Wood Floor Scratch Repair
Do you have ugly scratches in your wood floors? In many cases you can make those imperfections go away—or at...
How to Customize Garage Cabinets for More Storage
Our garages are multitaskers. Vehicle storage, workshop, tool organizer and hangout space for friends and family. For this garage to...
How to DIY Laundry Room Shelves
Convert your dreary basement laundry into a functional, organized and finished workspace.
The Most Essential Products for New Homeowners
From cleaning supplies to tools, here's a list of everything you'll need for your new home.
Fix Wood Scratches with Walnuts
Simply rub a walnut over a scratch in wood several times. Then, with your fingers rub the scratched area. That's...
How to Build a DIY Nightstand
Learn how to build your own custom nightstand using minimal tools and moderate woodworking skills.
What to Know About Coping Trim
Here's a quick little rundown on what to know about coping trim for inside corners.
13 Cleaning Products You Should Never Use on Your Wood Floors
They’re gorgeous — and easy to ruin. Avoid these damaging mistakes and find out what you really need to keep...
Lumber Prices Finally Fell in October (But Are Still Way Too High)
Lumber prices dropped in early October, but not nearly enough, and now home builders and lawmakers are working together to...
Climbing Lumber Prices Continue to Complicate Home Building
Historically high lumber prices are forcing U.S. builders to call off projects.
Best Cleaners for Your Hardwood Floor
Find the right wood floor cleaner to keep your wood floors looking their best.