6 Smart Painting Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner
Starting a DIY remodel? Keep things neat and clean with the best painting hacks from TikTok.
8 Tips for Painting Wood Siding
Painting wood siding? Save time and money in the long run with a little preparation.
How to Make Extra Income Flipping Furniture
Interested in flipping furniture? This fun, beginner-friendly, low-investment hobby can be surprisingly lucrative.
5 Eye-Catching Window Painting Ideas
Whether you like going big or prefer something more modest, these paint tips will give your windows a little extra...
Can You Paint Vinyl Windows?
Yes, you can paint vinyl windows. But no, we don't recommend it. Here's why.
Best Faux Painting Techniques
Check out these brilliant faux painting techniques DIYers can use on a variety of different surfaces. These tips will save...
Chalk Paint, Milk, Mineral or Latex—Which Paint is Best for Your Refinishing Project?
The rise in popularity of chalk-based refinishing paints has made it easier than ever to take on a paint project...
There is Still Time to Paint Your House, Which Color Should You Choose?
Find the right exterior paint color for your home and check out tips on how to paint a home exterior
15 Tips for Painting Outdoor Furniture
This year, consider giving your outdoor furniture a fresh look with paint. Whether you're working with wood, metal or plastic...
What to Do Within the First Year After Moving Into Your New Home
When you move into your new home, there are a number of cleaning tasks, basic projects and upgrades to consider....
The Most Essential Products for New Homeowners
From cleaning supplies to tools, here's a list of everything you'll need for your new home.
How to Paint Concrete Floors
Transform your concrete basement or garage floor with a fresh coat of paint.
How to Paint Your Front Door
Spruce up your house by painting your front door. It's an easy DIY project.
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...
10 Bad DIY Habits You Need to Stop Doing Immediately
These bad DIY habits might be costing you more than just time and money.
How to Paint a Room
Read on as we walk you through all the steps, from choosing the paint to cleaning up when you're done.
Indoor Painting Tips & Techniques
Use these tips for how to paint interior walls to make your painting projects go faster and smoother.
11 Painting Shortcuts That Do More Harm Than Good
All painting projects, large or small, require diligent preparation and attention to detail. Taking shortcuts leads to a disappointing paint...
10-Minute House Repair and Home Maintenance Tips
Simple fixes to household headaches that take 10 minutes or less — these home repairs are quick and easy.
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.
Compare All the Paint Colors of the Year for 2023
All there is to know and love about this year's crop of paint Colors of the Year, plus ideas on...
The Best Colors for Small Bathrooms
These are the top paint color choices for making a small bathroom look bigger.
Family Handyman’s Vintage Handy Hints from the ’80s
In celebration of Family Handyman's 70th Anniversary, we're taking a scroll through the archives and sharing some of the hints,...
How to Build a Dynamic Accent Wall
Turn a blank wall into a showpiece that transforms the entire room!
5 Best Places to Buy Paint Online
Who knew the best place to buy paint was from your couch? These online retailers will deliver to your doorstep—no...
29 Painting Tool Hacks To Get Your Projects Rolling
Whether you’re changing the color of your walls, polishing jewelry or ripping a long board, these painting tool hacks will...
7 Tips for Choosing the Right White Paint
White paint is white hot, but it can also be really hard to nail the right one. Use these seven...
House Painting Mistakes Everyone Makes (and How to Avoid Them)
To help you avoid mistakes on your next paint job, we put together this list gathered from painting experts. Pick up...
12 Useful Home Depot Shopping Tips
The Home Depot offers a wealth of materials, resources and a customer-friendly return policy. But there are a few secrets...
How to Paint Wood Paneling
Yes, you can paint wood paneling. And, it can look terrific or it can look terrible. Use this step-by-step...