Try This Hack for Building an Inexpensive Glass Panel Door
Make a glass panel door yourself without breaking the bank.
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...
How to Build Beautiful Faux Ceiling Beams
Build these faux beams to finish the industrial, farmhouse, rustic or modern style of your home's interior.
Firewood Measurements: What Do They Mean?
Do you need a full cord or just a half-pallet this winter? Understanding what firewood measurements mean will help you...
Family Handyman Reader Projects: Indoor Spaces
Family Handyman readers were busy during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown in 2020, diving into their to-do lists. Here we take...
Shou Sugi Ban: The Art of Japanese Wood Burning
Learn how to use the ancient Japanese wood burning technique of shou sugi ban to create a unique shiplap accent...
10 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $250
A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $250 you can make some...
What to Know About Coping Trim
Here's a quick little rundown on what to know about coping trim for inside corners.
10-Minute House Repair and Home Maintenance Tips
Simple fixes to household headaches that take 10 minutes or less — these home repairs are quick and easy.
What Is a Chop Saw?
A chop saw (a.k.a. a miter saw) is a power tool made especially for accurate crosscutting of trim and lumber...
Everything to Know About Piano Hinges
Add piano hinges to your playlist of woodworking hardware. Here's when and how to use them.
A How To Guide for Tiling Mosaic Floor
A handy guide to laying and setting mosaic tile from one of our most trusted tile experts. Plus, a quick...
How to Cut Crown Molding
Here is an easier, more precise method you can use to cut crown molding while it's flat on a miter...
Why Do Some Old Homes Have a Bed in the Ceiling?
Unlike the famous Murphy bed, which hides in a closet or wall to save floor space when not in use,...
How to Build a Classic Doghouse
Build this cozy, colorful doghouse for your best friend. Better yet, let the K-9 carpenter help out!
How To Build Floating Shelves
Customize these amazing floating shelves to suit any room in your house!
How to Build a DIY Pavilion
Does it seem like whenever you want to spend your day off outside, the weather foils your plans? Rain and...
Edge Banding With Iron-On Veneer Edging
Cover raw plywood edges quickly and easily with wood veneer and an iron.
How-To Build a Wood Log Faux Fireplace Insert
Fireplaces can be cozy in the winter, but does yours collect dust the rest of the year? Create the look...