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Build, repair and decorate all the walls in your home with these projects, tips and ideas.
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15 Stunning Accent Wall Ideas You Can Do
Accent walls are back in a big way, and they are better than ever. By...
Can I Remove This Wall? Removing a Load-Bearing Beam
Almost any wall can be removed-it's a matter of how much you're willing to spend
Removing Mold From Walls
The best solution is to find the cause
How to Wallpaper
10 Tips to make hanging wallpaper a breeze
Energy Conservation: Know the R-Value of Insulation
Want to save money, energy and feel warmer this winter? Insulate your house the right...
Mount a Flat Screen TV With Wall Anchors
Super-duty drywall anchor
Ideas for the Kitchen: Wallpaper Backsplash
Installing a tough vinyl wall covering is easier than paper
Level Hanging: Hang Artwork and Wall-hangings Straight and Level
With these four techniques, you can hang just about anything on your walls, and keep it there
Foundation Insulation Panels
Two easy ways to dress up and insulate exposed foundation walls
How to Fix Loose Stair Handrails
Try this simple way to install a strong handrail
Home Theater Setup
Create a first-class home theater setup by converting a room and wiring with high quality...
Drilling Holes: Notching and Boring Holes in Wood Studs
How much wood are you allowed to cut out of a stud?
Wood Foundation Basics and Techniques
If you engineer and assemble wood foundations properly, they're extremely durable
Close Gaps Around Electrical Outlets and Switches
Small air leaks can add up to huge energy losses
How to Repair Damaged Wallpaper
How to make an invisible wallpaper patch
How to Fix a Cracked Basement Wall
A long, horizontal crack in a basement block wall may indicate a dangerously weakened wall.
How to Install Fiberglass Batt Insulation
You've only got one chance to do it right! Here's how
Hanging Shelves, Hanging Mirrors and Hanging Towel Bars
Can't find a stud? One of these 5 hard-working, hollow-wall anchors will do the job
How to Install a Load-Bearing Beam
Replace a load bearing wall with a microlam beam to create a bigger room.
10 Tips for Insulating Walls
Get the most energy efficiency from your insulation by filling all gaps, avoiding compression, sealing...