DIY Advice projects
Apply Wall Texture Yourself and Save Big Bucks
Pros charge a bundle to apply wall texture.
5 Outdoor Tables You Can Make
Good-quality outdoor furniture can be expensive and it can be tough to find just the right piece. If you've had sticker shock when shopping for…
Do it right. Do it yourself.
The Family Handyman is proud to announce the DIY University. Courses that give you the confidence and know-how to get the job done right.
No More Lighting Up Vacant Rooms
I love having my grandkids sleep over on weekends, but one thing drives me crazy—they never turn off the lights when they leave a room.
Greenworks Digipro Blower Vac Makes Quick Work of Spring Cleanup
Many battery-powered leaf blowers have a hard time lifting, moving and mulching wet leaves. So I was excited to partner with Greenworks to try…
Need New Windows?
New windows in a home are always a welcome feature. You already know why you need them—that’s probably why this article caught your eye.
WD-40 EZ-REACH™ Can Handle Any Job
I’ve used the original WD-40 product for decades as a multi-use lubricant around the house and garage.
Propane Delivers Warmth and Savings
Propane-powered appliances provide more warmth and faster hot-water recovery rates, and they pay back your investment in a shorter period of…
Stone Inlay Concrete Bench
Quikrete’s 5000 concrete mix is a great formula for building your own backyard bench.
Comfortable, Rugged Workwear
As my family’s go-to handyman, I’m constantly carrying tools in my pockets, working on my knees, crawling under sinks and climbing ladders.
Preventive Pipe Maintenance Beats Clog-Busting
The first rule of homeownership is to do routine maintenance on a scheduled basis to prevent small problems from snowballing into costly and…
Metal Roofing Lasts Longer and Saves More Energy than Asphalt Shingles
If you’re in the market for a new roof and think asphalt shingles are your only option, think again. High-quality metal roofing offers many…