Common Dryer Repairs You Can Do Yourself
Dryer not working? Don't despair. You might be able to fix it yourself.
How to Build a DIY Infrared Sauna
Get all the benefits of a sauna without the expensive health club membership.
How to Build 4 Different Styles of Path Lights
Bollard posts are short, stout posts used around buildings or as roadway dividers. They resemble tree trunks, which are also...
Amps vs. Volts vs. Watts vs. Ohms: What’s the Difference?
Are you puzzled by electricity? Here are a few common electrical terms everyone should know.
Family Handyman Approved: Wago Lever Nuts
Wary of cheap, twist-on wire nuts? Then try these from Wago.
18 Common Electrical Terms You Should Know
Electricians know these electrical terms and you should too, especially if you plan to save money by doing basic electrical...
Troubleshooting: How to Fix a Light
Have a broken light but don't know why it doesn't work? Get to the bottom of it! Follow these tips...
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.
12 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $100
A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $100 you can make some...
10 Bad DIY Habits You Need to Stop Doing Immediately
These bad DIY habits might be costing you more than just time and money.
9 Things Electricians Always Do In Their Own Homes
Before you attempt any DIY electrical work, learn the habits and best practices that are second nature to professional electricians.
How to Install Low-Profile LED Lights in Your Kitchen
Transform your kitchen into a place you’ll love to be with this innovative lighting project.
Choosing the Right Backup Power Generator for Emergencies
It just takes one downed power pole to interrupt the fragile chain of electricity connecting your house to the power...
Understanding Electrical Wire Color Codes
Ready to cross that electrical project off your to-do list? Understand wiring color codes so you can finish the job...
How to Install a Ceiling Light Fixture
Nothing spoils a dinner party like a chandelier in the pasta or a sudden blackout. Here's how to hang lights...
7 Things Professional Electricians Never Do in Their Own Homes
Getting ready to embark on some DIY electrical work? Think safety first and dodge these common mishaps pro electricians know...
How to Use Cheap Electrical Testers
Three testers make electrical work safer and easier — and for less than $20, you can own them all.
How to Fix an Electrical Cord Chewed by Your Pet
You can repair a chewed cord without calling a pro. Here's how.
How to Safely Dispose of Fluorescent Light Bulbs
Safely dispose of CFL bulbs through retail stores and collection sites and safely clean up any broken bulbs.