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How Much Does It Cost to Remodel a Kitchen?

Of course there's no simple answer, but here are some ways to get a ballpark estimate and ideas for saving money along the way.

Family Handyman Reader Projects: Indoor Spaces

Family Handyman readers were busy during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown in 2020, diving into their to-do lists. Here we take...


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8 Best Safe and Effective Dishwasher Detergents

The best safe and effective dishwasher detergents remove stains and food residue without harsh chemical smells and expensive price tags.


45 Kitchen Mistakes You Need to Stop Making

Your kitchen will never function better if you avoid these common mistakes.


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DIY Kitchen Project: Off-the-Counter Produce Storage

This wall-mounted produce storage project also serves as a reminder to your family to eat fresh, healthy meals and snacks.

Kitchen Storage: Pull Out Pantry Shelves

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


18 Cheap Kitchen Updates That Look Expensive

Make your kitchen look like a million bucks—or at least more expensive than what you really paid for these updates....

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5 Best Paint Colors for Kitchens

Select a classic kitchen color combination from among these top five perennial favorites, as chosen by interior designers and color...


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10 Modern Breakfast Nook Ideas

A breakfast nook provides a cozy little spot for your morning cup of coffee, without feeling too stuffy or formal....


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Best Dishwashing Gloves For Your Different Needs

We found the best dishwashing gloves on the market to keep your hands dry and protected and your dishes sparkling.


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11 Clever Ways to Fix a Stinky Garbage Can

Having trouble with a stinky garbage can? Read on for fixes to deodorize trash bins in your home sweet, sweet-smelling...

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8 Best Oven Cleaners

Remove baked-on greasy messes without a ton of scrubbing or scraping. These top oven cleaners outshine the competition.


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6 Best Smart Coffee Makers

Smart coffee makers streamline your morning routine, allowing you to start brewing a fresh cup from your smart device without...


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How to Organize Your Freezer From Start to Finish

Follow these simple steps to tame the chaos in your freezer, ensuring it's organized and stocked with food that's safe...


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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 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...

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10 Women Inventors Who Changed Home Life Forever

From the circular saw to Scotchgard, inventions by women revolutionized our homes. In honor of Women's History Month, we spotlight...


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Homeowner’s Guide to Organizing Your Kitchen

Bring order to your kitchen with a smart organization and storage plan that will keep your countertop, cabinets and drawers...


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8 Countertop Storage and Organization Ideas

We found the most inspiring countertop storage ideas from Instagram! Get ready to clear your kitchen clutter with these stylish...


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8 Countertop Storage and Organization Products

Clear the counter clutter! We're sharing our favorite tips and products to help you solve all your countertop storage problems.


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How to Organize Your Pantry

Follow these simple steps to set up an organized pantry that will keep items easily accessible while maximizing your available...


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8 Best Pot Racks for Your Kitchen

Stop rummaging through cupboards or using the oven as storage for pots and pans. We've found the best pot racks...


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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How to Organize Your Refrigerator From Start to Finish

Organizing your fridge is a simple project that makes life easier every single day.

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9 Best Lazy Susan Turntables for Your Kitchen

The iconic Lazy Susan turntable transforms any surface into a rotating smorgasbord.


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Maximize Your Drawer Space

Eight simple projects for better storage and less clutter.


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10 Best Kitchen Napkin Holders

These stylish napkin holders will keep your napkins tidy and easily accessible on the table or kitchen counter.


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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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Vintage Family Handyman Project from 1970: How to Build a Trash Compressor

To celebrate Family Handyman's 70th anniversary, we're sharing some projects from past issues, all the way back to our first...


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10 Paint Colors and Trends for Small Kitchens

These small kitchen paint colors and trends make your small kitchen feel bigger, brighter and more fun!