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.
How To Build a 2-in-1 Workbench and Bar Top
Add LEDs set in epoxy for a custom, high-tech work surface.
10 Best Plants for Hydroponic Gardens
How does your garden grow? To its max potential, if you choose the easiest and best plants for hydroponics.
How to DIY Laundry Shelves
Convert your dreary basement laundry into a functional, organized and finished workspace.
How to Make Solar-Powered House Numbers
Your dinner guests will never miss your house again once you install these solar-powered house numbers.
How to Paint Concrete Floors
Transform your concrete basement or garage floor with a fresh coat of paint.
Stripped Screw Hack: Use a Rubber Band to Grip Stripped Screws
Place a wide rubber band in between the screw driver and the tripped screw head, then apply hard, but slow...
14 Steel Wool Uses and Applications
Steel wool pads can be used for a lot of things around the home. Check out some of our favorite...
How to Paint Your Front Door
Spruce up your house by painting your front door. It's an easy DIY project.
Metal, Wood and More: Tools and Tips for All Kinds of Cuts
These will definitely get you out of a few jams.
How to Keep Things Clean On a Construction Site
Keep your construction gear sparkly clean and your jobsites tidy with these pro cleaning tips.
When Should You Start Mowing Your Lawn in the Spring?
Keep these things in mind before mowing your lawn for the first time this spring.
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...
Should You Cut Wet Grass After it Rains?
We address the age-old dilemma of whether to cut wet grass or wait until it dries.
How to Build a DIY Nightstand
Learn how to build your own custom nightstand using minimal tools and moderate woodworking skills.
What to Know About Coping Trim
Here's a quick little rundown on what to know about coping trim for inside corners.
How to Make a DIY Bread Box
Back in the day, people stored their bread in a special box in the kitchen or pantry. Relive those days...
8 Clever Tool Hacks
Here's a great collection of tool hacks for every level of DIYer, from beginner to advanced. These simple tips and...
Compare all the Paint Colors of the Year for 2021
Decorating your home can be transformative and inspiring. A splash of color on just one wall can uplift your mood,...
Vintage Family Handyman Project from 1970: How to Build a Trash Compressor
To celebrate Family Handyman's 70th anniversary, we're sharing some projects from past issues, all the way back to our first...
How DIY Projects Are Helping People Through the Pandemic
The skills DIYers are using and learning during the pandemic come with benefits far greater than that heady feeling following...