12 Common Woodworking Terms You Should Know
Novice woodworkers on the path to becoming confident woodworkers must learn the language and lingo to better understand instructions and...
How to Use a Wood Chisel
Tips for sharpening and using one of the carpenter's basic tools, the wood chisel.
6 Most Innovative Paint Technologies
Painting the interior or exterior of a home keeps getting easier, and paint quality keeps improving. Check out these six...
How to Build a DIY Raised Dog Feeder
Build this raised dog feeder so the Fido in your life can eat their daily kibble in style.
10 Woodworking Joints You Should Know
Woodworking joints can be strong and beautiful at the same time. Learn about these classic types of joinery used by...
How to Build a Mid-Century Modern Storage Bench
Embrace Mid-Century Modern style with this fully-functional storage bench. This project was part of a larger entryway makeover project consisting...
How to Build a Mid-Century Modern Coat Rack
This classy coat rack will have guests begging to hang up their jackets. It was part of a larger entryway...
Can You Paint Vinyl Windows?
Yes, you can paint vinyl windows. But no, we don't recommend it. Here's why.
GIE+EXPO Changes Name After Fourteen Years
Big changes are coming to one of the country's most popular trade shows.
How to Build Beautiful Faux Ceiling Beams
Build these faux beams to finish the industrial, farmhouse, rustic or modern style of your home's interior.
Peel and Stick Flooring: What to Know Before You Buy
This temporary flooring option is an inexpensive alternative to tile or hardwood.
Best Paint for Bathroom Walls
Confused about which paint to use in your home's dampest environment? We asked an expert about how to choose the...
15 Common Plumbing Terms You Should Know
Every house has plumbing, and if you want to understand yours, you've got to know the lingo. You'll have more...
4 Types of Grass That Can Be Planted in Fall and Winter
Know these types of grasses before planting or laying down sod this fall or winter.
What is Sphagnum Peat Moss and How Do I Use It?
Sphagnum peat moss is a popular material for many gardeners. But is it right for your garden?
California’s New Law Could Change the Way You Shop for Lawn Equipment
The Golden State is set to ban gas-powered lawn equipment by 2024. Here's what it means for you.
How to Create a Home Spa Bathroom
See the ways you can easily transform your bathroom into a spa oasis, from replacing shower fixtures to upgrading lighting...
How to Fix a Toilet Handle
If jiggling the handle doesn't solve the problem, one of these simple fixes probably will.
How to Install a New Bathroom Faucet in 8 Steps
Learn how to upgrade your bathroom faucet the DIY way. You can do this.
What Is a French Drain?
If you're dealing with drainage issues on your property, installing a French drain might be the aesthetically pleasing solution you're...
Can You Stain Wood in Cold Weather (And Should You)?
As temperatures drop, do you have to put your woodworking projects on hold? Experts explain how to handle staining wood...