Smart Homeowner projects
13 Frugal Living Tips for Homeowners
The old adage "a penny saved is a penny earned" carries a lot of weight. This article outlines 13 frugal living tips for homeowners. Save money…
Storm-Tough Building Products
Benefits of Storm-Tough Products: Installing storm-tough components while remodeling isn’t only safety-smart, it’s dollar-smart too. Why? Many…
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.
20 Things to Do When You Move Into Your New Home
Use the opportunity of moving into a new home to set yourself up for years of DIY homeowner success. Check out this list of things to consider…
Your Spring Home Maintenance Checklist
When winter departs, it’s time to check for damage and prepare for the hot weather ahead
A First-Time Buyer’s Guide to Home Maintenance
Take care of these tasks to avoid major home hassles, inefficiencies or unsightliness down the road
Your Summer Home Checklist
Get your house set for summer with a mix of maintenance musts and breezy room refreshes
To-Dos: Your July Home Checklist
Care for your home inside and out, and enjoy the good times of summer
How to Hire a Contractor
Questions to ask so you get your money’s worth when you hire a contractor.
11 Essentials for Your Spring Maintenance Checklist
These jobs are best done during warm months, so make them part of your regular spring home maintenance routine.
New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home
Easy tasks that will make you happier, healthier and even wealthier!
Failsafe ways to dispose of old batteries. Tape exposed contacts to prevent discharge or recycle them.