Home Improvement Tips

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. >>

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 Real Estate Agent Won't Tell You
13 Things Your Real Estate Agent Won’t Tell You

From hosting an open house to getting an estimate of your property's value, these real estate tips… >>

13+ Things a Burglar Won't Tell You
13+ Things a Burglar Won’t Tell You

Is it a crime to spend money on a home security system these days? A look inside the mind of… >>

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. >>