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Remodeling

Remodeling can be a stressful endeavor, whether it’s a DIY job or you hire a professional. When done right, the payoff can be enormous. Check out how to have a SUCCESSFUL remodel with our expert tips.

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    How to Add a Covered Entryway to Your Home

    Take your home's basic facade to the next level. Add a roof over the entryway.

    We Tried the Worx Switchdriver and It Really Is a Time-Saver

    Sick of the constant switching back and forth between different bits and tips?  Us, too. That's why we tried this...


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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...


    STUDY: Homeowner’s Remodeling Plans Undeterred By Inflation and Shortages

    Inflation is cranking up costs and material shortages are delaying projects, but that's not stopping homeowners.


    What To Consider Before Restoring a Historic Home

    From ductwork to return on investment (ROI), here's what to consider when deciding if a historic home renovation is right...

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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...


    Brighten Up Your Space with This Family Handyman Approved Peel-and-Stick Wallpaper

    Are you ready for a wallpaper revival? This peel-and-stick wallpaper can give your home the ultimate facelift with little mess.

    The Best Portable Air Compressors

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


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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.


    Walmart Partners With Angi to Provide In-Home Services

    Walmart and Angi are joining forces. Here's what it means for shoppers.


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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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    Family Handyman Approved: Wago Lever Nuts

    Wary of cheap, twist-on wire nuts? Then try these from Wago.


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    How Much Does It Cost to Remodel a Kitchen?

    Of course there's no simple answer, but here are some ways to get a ballpark estimate and ideas for saving...


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    9 Ideas to Remodel Your Bedroom

    From a full renovation to a little redecoration, there are plenty of ways to remodel a bedroom.


    3 Best Smart Toilets for the Tech-Loving Homeowner

    A smart toilet could change the way you see your bathroom. Here are a few of the best options on...


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    Average Costs of Building Permits

    Pulling building permits can be confusing and intimidating. Here we'll demystify one element of the process: cost.

    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...


    8 Types of Air Conditioners

    Looking to buy an air conditioner? Here's a roundup of eight air conditioner types, along with how to assess which...


    How To Find Affordable Lumber

    Most DIYers suffered severe sticker shock at lumber prices during the pandemic. Here are six tips to help you find...


    More US Homeowners Choosing Home Improvement Over Moving

    Looking to make some major changes in your home? According to a recent survey, you're not alone.


    Did You Know You Can Return Building Materials?

    Clear up some clutter in your workshop and make a little money by returning those unused building materials.


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    10 Basement Remodel Ideas

    On the hunt for basement remodel ideas? Get your wheels turning with these stunning spaces that are anything but an...


    Home Renovation Leads to Unusual Backyard Find

    You never know what you'll find tearing apart an old house.


    10 Home Renovation Projects to Start Thinking About Now

    Now might not be the best time to tackle all of your home remodeling projects, but you should be thinking...

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    50 Abandoned Houses That Would Look Great Restored

    If you think these abandoned houses look cool now, just imagine them restored!


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    Top 100 Tips For Buying a House

    The process of buying a house can be hard to navigate, but these essential tips will help you make the...


    How Much do Average Homeowners Know About Remodeling?

    Has the overflowing pool of remodeling shows and websites made your clients more demanding or more educated?


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    What to Consider When Preparing Your Site for a Build

    Before you can start building a cabin or home, you need to prepare the site. Here are the steps for...


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    Benefits of Using RTA Kitchen Cabinets

    Trying to decide what kind of cabinets you should hang in your home? Here's a look at what makes ready-to-assemble...


    Where Are Homeowners Spending Remodeling Dollars?

    Room additions remain the most expensive remodeling projects.