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Become a better woodworker with these projects, tips and ideas for building furniture, cabinets and other woodworking projects.

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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 serve all those purposes, it must be highly organized. I customized two typical kitchen cabinets for maximum storage.

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How to Build a Bath Bench

This DIY bathroom bench offers a comfortable place to sit and a convenient place to store essentials. Build it in...


50 Incredible DIY Home Projects

If you're looking to become a DIYer or if you've been a DIYer for years we've got an assortment of...


30 Outstanding One-Day Backyard Projects

Save $100s and update your outdoor spaces instantly with these easy and inexpensive one-day backyard projects!


10 DIY Tables You Can Build Quickly

Hosting a party can be a lot of fun. The days before are packed with preparation and meal planning, but...

12 Incredible DIY End Tables

This collection of DIY end tables proves you don't have to settle for whatever they have on sale at the...


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...

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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...


How to Build a DIY Nightstand

Learn how to build your own custom nightstand using minimal tools and moderate woodworking skills.



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How to Paint Furniture: 9 Essential Tips

Transform the look of a chair, table or dresser with these DIY tips on how to paint furniture.

15 Adirondack Chairs You Have to See to Believe

Nothing says easy outdoor living like the iconic Adirondack chair. With its wide arms, spacious low-slung seat, slanted back and...


How to Make a Simple DIY Jewelry Box

Need a DIY idea for Valentine's Day? We've got you covered.


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Sling Chair Simplified

Tackle this woodwork and leather project in one weekend.


10 DIY Projects To Make Work-From-Home Life Easier

Don't be stuck with a lousy workspace. These 10 DIY projects will make your work-from-home experience MUCH easier.


Vintage Family Handyman Project: All-in-One Youth Bed

Family Handyman has always taken great pride in teaching readers to DIY through step-by-step projects. To celebrate our 70th anniversary,...

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10 Chairs for Small Spaces and Rooms

If you live in a small home, these stylish, functional and — most importantly — compact chairs could be just...


How to Build an Easy DIY Folding Table

Build a solid, durable folding table in a day.


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IKEA’s Furniture Buy Back Program Launches Abroad Before Black Friday

IKEA's new international buy back program gives furniture a second life while reducing landfill waste. It's not available in the...


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How to Build a 2-in-1 Coffee/Dining Table

A coffee table that becomes a dining table or a...


Family Handyman’s Vintage Authentic Oak Ice Chest Project

Family Handyman has always taken great pride in teaching readers to DIY through the use of step-by-step projects. To celebrate...


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8 Best Couches and Sectionals for Small Spaces

Even in the smallest spaces, there's room to make a big splash. Shopping for a comfy couch or lounge-worthy sectional...


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How to Build a DIY Wood Workbench: Super Simple $50 Bench

Got two hours to kill? Do we have a workbench for you!


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The Best Space-Saving Dorm Room Furniture

The right dorm room furniture can make drab college housing feel much more homey, and these space-saving products are ideal...

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How to Build a Garage Storage Wall

A customizable clutter-buster that turns your garage into a mudroom.


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10 Best Outdoor Lounge Chairs

Summer 2020: The summer of staying at home. Kick back on the patio or deck with one of these inviting...


The Top 10 Woodworking Projects

If you have some free time on your hands or just want to create something new, check out these complete...


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How to Build a Murphy Bed that Easily Transforms into a Desk

From home office to guest room in seconds.


How to Build a Garden Shed Addition

Plenty of storage for outdoor tools and toys, only a step away from your back door


How to Lay Mosaic Tiles

A handy guide to laying and setting mosaic tile from one of our most trusted tile experts. Plus, a quick...