How to Winterize a Sprinkler System
Sprinkler systems need to have all the water blown out of them before the winter freeze. If you have an air compressor you can do the job yourself and save the service fee.
Winterize Your Irrigation System With This Handy $15 Device
Winterizing your irrigation system each fall can set you back some serious money if you pay a service to do...
What to Consider When Preparing Your Site for a Build
Before you can start building a cabin or home, you need to prepare the site. Here are the steps for...
How to Budget for Furniture and Decorating Costs for a New Home
Furnishing and decorating a new home can be fun, but you'll quickly bust your budget if you're not careful when...
10 Habits of Cheapskates You Can Follow to Save a Buck
Frugal people tend to be wealthy people, but that doesn't mean they live extravagantly. In fact, their cheapskate mentality is...
Vintage Family Handyman Feature from 1987: Landline Phone Installation
The first issue of Family Handyman was published in 1951, so this year marks our 70th anniversary. To celebrate we're...
20 Bad Auto Habits Your Mechanic Wants You to Stop Doing
Keep your mechanic happy by not doing these things to your vehicle.
8 Kirkland Items You Probably Shouldn’t Be Buying at Costco
You'll probably find better deals on paper products elsewhere.
Save Money by Insulating Crawl Space Ducts
Special duct wrap insulation keeps ducts dry and mold-free
10 Tips on Saving Electricity and Lowering Your Electricity Bill
Slash your electric bill up to 40 percent!
15 Best Summer Weekend Getaways You’ll Want to Book This Second
Why hello, Summer Fridays! Here's how to make the most of all 15 of your summer weekends.
30 Handy Hints for Frugal Homeowners
Some may think these handy hints are a bit extreme (or even bordering on hoarder territory), but if you’re a...
How to Remove Scratches From Glass
Check out this glass scratch remover. Avoid glass replacement with this simple DIY solution.
How to Go Paperless at Home
Going paperless can save you time and money while contributing to a more sustainable Earth. Here's how to get rid...
How to Create Cheap DIY Artwork in Minutes
Here is a quick and easy way to create your own artwork on a budget.
12 Easy Things Everyone Should Know How to Fix
Whether you're a new homeowner or an expert DIYer, knowing how to fix these common household problems can save you...
Saving Money: DIY Repair Tips
Our pros share their favorite simple fixes for repairing common plumbing, electrical, heating, cooling and appliance problems.
Affordable Car Insurance: How to Lower Your Bill
Follow these tips from an insurance expert and save up to $300
How to Save Money on Insurance
Slash your premiums! These tips will help you save money on home and car insurance bills, either from things you're...