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Here’s everything you need to know about designing the right kitchen for you and making the repairs necessary to keep it functional.

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8 Best Air Fresheners for Your Kitchen

Need to get some unwanted smells out of your kitchen? These eight odor-eliminating products should be a big help.


10 Foods You Shouldn’t Reheat in a Microwave

We already know better than to nuke plastic—or heaven forbid, aluminum foil—but certain foods can become downright toxic when blasted...


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The Real Reason Aluminum Foil Has a Shiny Side and a Dull Side

It's often debated, but we'll get to the bottom of this oft-asked kitchen question.


How to Assemble RTA Cabinets

Assembling cabinetry is not as difficult as you might think. We'll show you how.

25 Handy Hints for the Home Cook

These why-didn't-I-think-of-that hacks will help you save time, get organized and work more efficiently in your kitchen.


41 Genius Small Kitchen Storage and Organization Ideas

Want some seriously brilliant kitchen organization ideas to maximize space & efficiency? Here are 41 kitchen organization hacks that'll make...

Kitchen Storage: Pull Out Pantry Shelves

Pull out shelves changed my life—and pull out drawers for cabinets will change yours, too!


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If You Hear Water Dripping Behind Your Fridge, This Is What It Means

There's a perfectly normal explanation for it.


10 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $500

A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $500 you can make some...


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20 Home Renovations That Instantly Increase Your Home Value

These are the top renovations that increase home value. Some are easy and inexpensive updates that you can do over...

12 Brilliant Uses For Aluminum Foil

Aluminum foil can do much more than just cover food. Keep a roll or two on hand for these helpful...


Add Value to Your Home With These 12 Easy Upgrades

Outfit your abode with these high-impact, low-budget projects.


12 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $100

A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $100 you can make some...


12 Bad Home Decorating Habits You Should Stop Immediately

Are you guilty of these bad home decorating habits? Your design should make sense and not confuse your guests.


Check Out This Viral Wooden Spoon Cleaning Hack

Albeit gross, this viral wooden spoon hack will have you running into the kitchen to try it yourself.

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Fact or Fiction: Why Can’t You Put Metal in the Microwave?

Can you really set your microwave on fire? It depends. (And no, you shouldn't try this at home to test...


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33 Ways to Revolutionize Your Kitchen Space

A kitchen space might feel tight but there are a number of ways to open a kitchen up to make...


6 Home Problems Inspectors Hate to See and How to Fix Them

Reuben Saltzman, president of Structure Tech in Minnesota, identifies potential home problems and what to do about them.


Best Affordable Drawer and Shelf Liners

Keep your cabinets and drawers organized and damage-free with our top shelf liner picks.


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Fact or Fiction: Are Nonstick Pans Safe?

According to a new report, certain nonstick cookware releases “forever chemicals” into the food we eat. Here’s what you need...


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We Tried Benjamin Moore’s 2021 Paint Color of the Year

Aegean Teal caught the attention of our team here at Family Handyman. Here's why we love it.


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Here’s What An Air Fryer Really Does to Your Food

Air fryer recipes are sweeping the nation, but what is an air fryer and how does it work? Here's the...


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The Best Wood for Cutting Boards

The right cutting board is easy to clean, gentle on your knives and looks great, too. So which type of...

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8 Cutting Board Hacks Every Home Cook Needs To Know

Chop chop! These cutting board hacks will have you rushing to the kitchen to get set for meal prep.


24 Holiday Gifts the Entire Family Will Love

Get out of your stuck-at-home rut and into the magical feelings of the holidays.


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How to Clean Your Kitchen in Basically 5 Minutes

How do you clean your kitchen fast with just a few minutes to spare? Cleaning experts share their best —...


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9 Clever Paper Towels Uses

Beyond wiping down your counters and drying dishes, there are several paper towel uses you may not know about.


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Novice DIYer Wraps Up Solo Kitchen Remodel After Five Years

Brittany Joyner believes the key to DIY success is focusing on the potential of your idea rather than the mistakes...


11 Things You Should Never Put Down the Drain

It might be convenient to just rinse with water and flush it down the drain. But trust us, it’s worth...