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Tear Through DIY Projects with the Family Handyman Approved Diablo Demo Demon Saw Blade

If you're planning on adding a window, knocking down a wall or re-roofing your garage, pick up a Diablo Demo Demon 24-tooth circular saw blade.

 

Miter Saw Basics: What Is It and When To Use It

A miter saw is a perfect tool for precision work, such as interior trim. Here's an overview of the pros...


How Did The Weeknd Put His Latest Single on a Saw Blade?

The Canadian singer's latest stunt puts a whole new spin on listening to music while you work.


How to Install a Dog Door

Here's an easy project for a neophyte DIYer.


11 Tips and Tricks for Cutting Straight Lines

An inaccurate cut can lead to a slew of issues further along in your project. These tips will help you...

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The Best Circular Saw Blades for Your Home Workshop

Circular saw blades are durable, affordable and extremely effective for most workshop cuts.


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The Best Circular Saws of 2022

Circular saws are becoming more sophisticated and easier to use. Here are some of the best for DIYers and professional...

How to Install Crown Molding on Kitchen Cabinets

Upgrade your kitchen cabinets with crown molding. We'll show you how.


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Buyer’s Guide To Circular Saws

Whether you're a seasoned pro or just starting out in woodworking, you'll need a circular saw. It's the No. 1...


How to Build a DIY Radiator Cover

Give your old-fashioned radiators some style. It's really not that hard, even if you're new to DIY. We'll show you...


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Choosing and Using a Circular Saw: A DIYer’s Guide

Safety, tips and buying advice to make the most of a circular saw.

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Family Handyman Approved: DeWalt Job Site Table Saw

DeWalt has long been associated with great jobsite tools. This saw is no different.


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8 Best Miter Saws

For woodworking and carpentry projects, you'll want the best miter saw you can afford. Here are eight of our favorites.


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Buyer’s Guide To Portable Sawmills

Milling your own lumber can save you big bucks, and maybe even earn you a few. A portable sawmill comes...


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What To Know About Saw Blades

Family Handyman's woodworking expert discusses what takes a saw blade from good to great — plus how to choose the...


How To Build a Table Saw Crosscut Sled

Make crosscuts on the table saw more accurately, repeatably and safely with a crosscut sled.

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What To Know About Miter Saw Blades

Wondering how to pick out the best blade for your miter saw? Learn what makes a good miter saw blade,...


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The Best Band Saws of 2022

A band saw is a versatile, powerful tool. If you're thinking about adding one to your shop, here's a list...


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Family Handyman Approved: Hart Brushless Reciprocating Saw

This reciprocating saw from Hart Tools is a powerful, all-in-one cutting tool with a brushless motor that DIYers will love.


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The 9 Best Miter Saw Blades of 2022

Shopping for a miter saw blade? Here's what to look for, along with nine great options to consider.


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The 8 Best Table Saws of 2022

Contractors, cabinetmakers, home improvement enthusiasts and amateur woodworkers all use them. These are some of the best table saws you...


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Types of Saws and When To Use Them

Whether you're a woodworker, hobbyist or a home repair specialist, you need saws. Here's some help for choosing the right...


How to Make a DIY Storage Ottoman

Build this footstool and gain a perfect place to stow your stuff.


Table Saw Tips and Techniques

Get better performance from your bench top or stationary table saw. With these jigs and accessories you can make safer,...

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How to Make and Install a Flushmount Sink and Countertop

Save on countertops by making them yourself with the luxury option of an undermount sink.


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Video: How To Use a Jigsaw

The jigsaw is a beginner-friendly, easy-to-use power saw. Learn how it works, all about the components and how to change...


Homeowner’s Guide to Tree Pruners and Loppers

Pruning a tree is a lot easier if you have the right tools. Here's everything you need to know about...


How to Make Solar-Powered House Numbers

Your dinner guests will never miss your house again once you install these solar-powered house numbers.


Makita Pushes Cordless Power Forward With New Battery Platform

The XGT System could be the next step in eliminating cords from the job site.


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Our Favorite Sliding Miter Saw

This sliding miter saw from Harbor Freight stands toe-to-toe with the big boys and it should with a name like...