Home Improvement Tips

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… >>

Trend watch: Small Spaces
Trend watch: Small Spaces

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

How to Remove Wallpaper: 6 Top Tips
How to Remove Wallpaper: 6 Top Tips

So you want to remove wallpaper? It may seem scary, but if you follow our tips and easy how-to… >>

As Seen on TV Reviews: What Not to Buy
As Seen on TV Reviews: What Not to Buy

We tested the ten most tempting household helpers: read up before you put your money down. >>

How Happy Homeowners Think
How Happy Homeowners Think

Believe it: Home improvement can come from within. Here, the simple ways homeowners find peace with… >>

5 Clever Car Tricks for Winter
5 Clever Car Tricks for Winter

How to prevent an icy windshield, quickly thaw a frozen lock, and more. >>

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… >>

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 Arborist Won't Tell You
13 Things Your Arborist Won’t Tell You

Find out what you need to know about keeping your trees healthy and lush from the professionals. >>

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… >>

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

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

More Things Your Arborist Won't Tell You
More Things Your Arborist Won’t Tell You

Find out what to look for in a reliable tree service. >>

How to Fix 11 Common Lawn Problems
How to Fix 11 Common Lawn Problems

Improve your grass when it comes to weeds, bare patches, mushrooms, seasonal swamp, and more. >>

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… >>

13 Things Ticks Won’t Tell You
13 Things Ticks Won’t Tell You

With Lyme disease and other tick-spread illnesses predicted to spike this year, protect yourself… >>

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. >>

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… >>

How to Organize the Messiest Spots in Your House
How to Organize the Messiest Spots in Your House

These creative storage tips will help cut down on clutter. >>