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11 Best Oil Funnels for DIY Oil Changes

Using the correct type and shape oil funnel helps avoid cleaning up a greasy mess when changing motor oil yourself.

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These Stylish and Tough Stoggles Safety Glasses Are Family Handyman Approved

Whether you work in the trades or you're a DIY enthusiast, safety glasses are an essential tool. Recently I picked...


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The Family Handyman Approved Ryobi Cordless Tire Inflator Is a Worthy Addition to Your Garage

Air compressors require a lot of work if you only need them for a minute or two to top off...


8 Best Carport Kits

Keep your car safe from the elements with a carport kit. They're available in a range of sizes, and most...


The Best Portable Air Compressors

Our favorite air compressors for whatever your pneumatic needs may be.

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8 Best Truck Tool Boxes

A truck tool box keeps your equipment safe and dry whether you're driving to the hardware store or spending all...


How to Clean Corroded Battery Terminals

Car battery maintenance is an important part of keeping your vehicle running smoothly. Here's everything you need to know.

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9 Best Jump Starters

A dead car battery can ruin your day. A boost from a friend works, but a portable jump starter gets...


This Clever Hack Will Keep Your Car Windows from Fogging Up

With the help of three ordinary materials, you won't have to worry about this annoyance anymore.


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Family Handyman Approved: Sea Foam Motor Treatment

Keep your engines running smoothly.


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Always Score Your License Plate Sticker with a Razor — Here’s Why

This trick could prevent thieves from taking your tags.

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Roof Racks: What To Know Before You Buy

If you have more hobbies than space inside your vehicle, you may need to invest in a roof rack.


Purdue University Developing Roadway That Charges Electric Vehicles

This new tech could change roads and increase electric vehicle viability in the United States.


8 Best Pressure Washer Attachments

Want to enhance your pressure washer game? These eight pressure washer attachments turn a great tool into a can't-live-without-it workhorse.


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9 Best Rooftop and Hitch-Mounted Cargo Carriers of 2022

Adventure requires gear, and gear requires storage. Check out these cargo carriers and decide which will work best for your...


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You Should Know What the Numbers on Your Tires Mean

There's more to those numbers than meets the eye. Here's what those numbers on your tires mean—and why knowing them...

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How to Unlock a Car Door Without Your Keys

The next time you lock your keys in the car, you’ll want to try these genius tricks.


Last Chance to Save Big on Amazon Prime Day Deals

Today is the final day to save on the best deals for DIYers


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Best Rust Remover Products for Your Car

Have some ugly rust on your vehicle? With the right product, you can tackle that fix yourself.


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10 Vintage Trucks That Never Went Out of Style

These classic trucks are still seen on the road today. Their old age and storied pasts make them all the...


What to Do if Your Catalytic Converter Is Stolen

Catalytic converters are an increasingly popular target for thieves looking to make a quick chunk of change. Here's what you...


Cool Auto Shop Tools You Need

A garage mechanic's wish list: all the tools you could ever need (and want) in your shop for car maintenance.


10 Most Common Uses for a Pressure Washer

Got a pressure washer collecting dust in your garage that you're just not sure what to use for? Here are...


Automotive Tools Every Mechanic Needs

If you work on your own vehicles, do yourself a favor and check out these cool tools. It’s a collection...

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20 Bad Auto Habits Your Mechanic Wants You to Stop Doing

Keep your mechanic happy by not doing these things to your vehicle.


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Are Snow Chains Right for Your Vehicle?

If you live where winter brings snow and ice, snow chains on your tires can make driving safer. Here's what...


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What Oil Does My Car Need in Winter?

Colder temperatures can change how well motor oil keeps your engine running. You may need to change the oil to...


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8 Best Car Dog Barriers

If your dog can't sit still in the car, a dog barrier will ensure they don't end up in your...


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6 Prime Day Products to Help Us Weather the Winter

Winter is right around the corner. These Prime Day products will help you prepare for the snow and ice.


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What’s the Big Deal About Liquid Glass Car Polish?

Liquid Glass has been revered among car enthusiasts for producing a long-lasting paint shine with minimal effort. But is it...