Home Improvement Tips

Like New: 8 Common Garden and Home Repairs You Can Do Yourself
Like New: 8 Common Garden and Home Repairs You Can Do Yourself

Save time and money by using household items for common repairs, like a torn window screen or leaky… >>

Home Improvement: 4 Ingenious Organization Tips
Home Improvement: 4 Ingenious Organization Tips

Simplify spring-cleaning with these smart—and unlikely—space savers. >>

Staging a Home: 5 Designer Secrets for a Fast, Profitable Sale
Staging a Home: 5 Designer Secrets for a Fast, Profitable Sale

Selling your home? Fresh paint and flowers aren't enough to move it—not in this market. Here's… >>

5-Minute Front Door Feng Shui
5-Minute Front Door Feng Shui

Increase your chances of bringing love and opportunities into your home with these fast, positive… >>

How to Dry Flowers: 5 Awesome Ways to Preserve a Bouquet
How to Dry Flowers: 5 Awesome Ways to Preserve a Bouquet

Pick flowers in the morning or night when they're perkiest. When it's time to preserve them, use… >>

10 Expert Gardening Tips for Beginners
10 Expert Gardening Tips for Beginners

Love to garden? These tips from The Family Handyman will help you be faster, cleaner, and more… >>

So Cool: Design Your Own Dream Room
So Cool: Design Your Own Dream Room

When I was in middle school, I used to spend hours clipping items I adored out of magazines and… >>

Smart Ways to Save Energy Costs in Winter
Smart Ways to Save Energy Costs in Winter

Don’t get stuck with impossible insulation or a failing furnace. Instead, use these savvy ways to… >>

VIDEO: Store Your Christmas Ornaments Like a Pro
VIDEO: Store Your Christmas Ornaments Like a Pro

Keep your ornaments safe and organized for many years to come with these fast, affordable storage… >>

VIDEO: Holiday Centerpiece Ideas for $10 or Less
VIDEO: Holiday Centerpiece Ideas for $10 or Less

This holiday season, use nature’s bounty and these charming, easy ideas to create a stylish… >>

Photos: Weird Toilet Designs from Around the World
Photos: Weird Toilet Designs from Around the World

From the stylish to the surreal, we've rounded up some of the most astounding toilets around. >>

Home Sweet Home Center: Shopping Tips
Home Sweet Home Center: Shopping Tips

Tomorrow is Saturday, so the odds are good I'll end up at Home Depot at some point. There's a… >>

All Your Bathroom Etiquette Questions—Answered!
All Your Bathroom Etiquette Questions—Answered!

We all know to flush and wash our hands, but what about the not-so-obvious rules of the bathroom?… >>

9 Funny Books that Make Great Bathroom Reading
9 Funny Books that Make Great Bathroom Reading

Stuck in the bathroom? Keep one of these fun, fascinating titles on hand. >>

Mini-Makeover Ideas for Your Bathroom
Mini-Makeover Ideas for Your Bathroom

Make a big impact in your bathroom with a tiny investment of time, money, and effort. >>

Trend watch: Small Spaces
Trend watch: Small Spaces

Massive mortgages, highheating bills, and other homeowner hang-ups have sparked the “tiny… >>

Easy Gardening: Grow Mushrooms at Work
Easy Gardening: Grow Mushrooms at Work

I've painstakingly nurtured windowsill basil plants, and shooed ambitious animals out of past… >>

13+ Things Your Locksmith Won't Tell You
13+ Things Your Locksmith Won’t Tell You

Locksmiths reveal their best trade secrets. >>

13+ Things Your Plumber Won't Tell You
13+ Things Your Plumber Won’t Tell You

Plumbers give us the scoop on the main culprit for clogged pipes, tips on do-it-yourself fixes, and… >>

8 Fast Cleaning Fixes to Get Rid of the Grime
8 Fast Cleaning Fixes to Get Rid of the Grime

There’s hope for even the dirtiest, most outrageous messes that somehow find their way into our… >>