How to Assemble RTA Cabinets
Assembling cabinetry is not as difficult as you might think. We'll show you how.
What To Know About Exterior Wood Stain
Tired of maintaining an outdoor wood finish that peels? Exterior wood stain provides the same protection without the headaches.
13 DIY Projects Your Whole Family Can Do Together
Getting kids involved in DIY projects at an early age will help them gain confidence and skills they will put...
Metal, Wood and More: Tools and Tips for All Kinds of Cuts
These will definitely get you out of a few jams.
What to Know About Coping Trim
Here's a quick little rundown on what to know about coping trim for inside corners.
10 Woodworking Basics You Should’ve Learned in Shop Class
Just because you slacked off in your high school shop class doesn’t mean you can’t learn woodworking now. Get started...
Vintage Family Handyman Project: Add a Recycling Center to Your Home
In celebration of Family Handyman's 70th anniversary, we're flipping through the pages of some decades-old magazines and sharing a few...
Vintage Family Handyman Woodworking Projects: Toys from the ‘80s
In honor of Family Handyman's 70th anniversary and with the holiday season in full swing, take a look at these...
How to Make Holiday Name Place Cards
These designs for one- and two-sided name place cards ensure your guests know exactly where to sit.
IKEA’s Furniture Buy Back Program Launches Abroad Before Black Friday
IKEA's new international buy back program gives furniture a second life while reducing landfill waste. It's not available in the...
The Best Couches and Sectionals for Small Spaces
Even in the smallest spaces, there's room to make a big splash. Shopping for a comfy couch or lounge-worthy sectional...
10 Best Outdoor Lounge Chairs
Summer 2020: The summer of staying at home. Kick back on the patio or deck with one of these inviting...
40 Outdoor Woodworking Projects for Beginners
You don't have to be an expert woodworker or own specialty tools to take on one of these 40 outdoor...
How to Build a Portable Prep Table for Your RV Road Trip
Running water and a work surface for convenient outdoor cooking.
Home Sweet Log Home
More and more people are opting for the rugged good looks and durability of log homes. Here are six things...
Transform an Old Crate into a Stylish Side Table
Get the step-by-step guide on this simple design that doesn’t sacrifice style or storage space
How to Build a Compost Bin
This 'log cabin' bin will keep your compost pile from becoming an eyesore. These compost bin plans will give you...
Exploring the Most Common Carpentry Trades
Carpentry represents a diverse range of activities and skills, with many opportunities for those seeking a career in the building...
What to Know About Finish Carpentry
Good finish carpenters turn construction sites into attractive living spaces. Here's what you should know about finish carpentry.
What Is a Chop Saw?
A chop saw (a.k.a. a miter saw) is a power tool made especially for accurate crosscutting of trim and lumber...