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10 Ways To Use Wallpaper in Your Bathroom

Ready to add color, pattern and jaw-dropping style to your bathroom? All you need is a roll or two of wallpaper!

10 Tips for Wood Floor Scratch Repair

Do you have ugly scratches in your wood floors? In many cases you can make those imperfections go away—or at...


11 Design Rules You Should Never Break

If you're looking to transform the look of a room or your entire home, it can be difficult to get...


9 Ideas for a Textured Accent Wall

An accent wall is a great way to update a room, whether it's used in the living room, a bedroom...


13 Stunning Dark Kitchen Cabinet Ideas

For the better part of the last decade, homeowners, decorators and builders alike have transformed kitchens with the popular Tuscan...

8 Best Carpet Cleaners and Pet Stain Removers of 2021

Accidents happen, but the right pet carpet cleaner will keep your floors looking immaculate — even if you have multiple...


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Best Hardwood Floor Cleaners

Find the right hardwood floor cleaner to keep your wood floors looking their best.

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What To Know About Carpet Cleaning

You owe your carpet some TLC. Keep it looking good and smelling fresh with these smart carpet cleaning strategies and...


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Carpet Cleaning: Pro Service vs. Renting Equipment?

When it's time to clean your carpet, should you hire a pro or rent DIY carpet cleaning equipment? Here are...


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How to Dry Your Wet Carpet

Get your wet carpet dry and fluffy again with these tips and tricks, whether you're facing mildly damp or fully...


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How to Clean Carpets Without a Machine

Want to clean your carpet but hate those bulky machines? Follow these DIY cleaning tips and methods to learn how...

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8 Signs You Need Professional Carpet Cleaning

If you're seeing these signs of a dirty carpet, it's time for a professional carpet cleaning to remove grime and...


9 Best Laminate Floor Cleaners

We sifted through the dozens of laminate floor cleaners on the market so you don't have to. Here are the...


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Terrazzo: The Home Décor Trend You Should Know About

Long-popular in mid-century modern homes, terrazzo has gone mainstream. Find out why this ancient flooring material stands the test of...


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How to Use and When to Replace Roof Tarps

Roof tarps are only temporary solutions, so make sure you install them properly and don't leave them on past their...


The Getaway

The Family Handyman Getaway is an ambitious project that redefines what it means to build a cabin. Our team of...

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10 Best Floor Cleaners

For any floor in any situation — from laminate to linoleum — here are the best floor cleaners to keep...


Repair a Doorbell: Fix a Dead or Broken Doorbell

Finding the culprit takes some detective work.


How to Paint Concrete Floors

Transform your concrete basement or garage floor with a fresh coat of paint.


15 Valentine Gifts Made With Scrabble Tiles

If you're looking for a meaningful Valentine's gift this year, try getting creative with some Scrabble tiles. If you don't...


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20 Home Renovations Increase Home Value Instantly

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


Why You Should Use Toothpaste to Hang a Picture

Hanging picture frames exactly where you want them can be frustrating. To get them spot-on the first time, put a...


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How to Clean Inside Car Windows

Follow these steps to clean glass on the inside and get rid of fingerprints, smudges and the dust generated by...


10 Most Common Uses for a Pressure Washer

Got a pressure washer collecting dust in your garage that you're just not sure what to use for? Here are...

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10 Carpet Cleaning Tips All Pet Owners Need to Know

Pet messes are inevitable, but you can still keep your floor looking like new with these carpet cleaning tips for...


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10 Outdoor Wall Art Ideas to Add Curb Appeal

From wall planters to large metal sun+moon signs, these outdoor wall art ideas will have you spending more time outside.


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11 Carpet Cleaning Hacks All Homeowners Should Know

Why spend money for a professional carpet cleaner when you have these handy carpet cleaning hacks?


The Easiest Way to Hang A Gallery Wall

Learn how to create a gallery wall with these simple steps.


How to Remove Just About Anything From Carpet

From simple to extreme, these solutions will help you get rid of almost every carpet stain you may encounter at...


Kids Room Ideas That’ll Give You Instant Inspiration!

Before your kiddo takes over decorating their room and adorns their walls with the latest posters from Teen Beat magazine...