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How to German Smear a Brick Fireplace Sep 15, 2020

Give your fireplace a faux finish that mimics what you'd find in old European cottages with a German smear mortar wash.

Easy-to-Make Modern Fall Wreath Sep 15, 2020

Take a simple, yet stylish, approach to fall porch decor with this easy DIY wreath.

How to Clean a Gas Stovetop Sep 10, 2020

If your marathon cooking sessions have your gas range looking worse for wear, it’s time to hit pause and give it a good scrub down …

How to Make a Classic Tulle Tutu Sep 7, 2020

By: Jess Abbott

This pretty DIY skirt looks adorable as a flower girl dress, a Halloween costume, for ballerinas-in-training or just for the fun o …

Welcome Fall With These 3 Easy Faux Leaf DIYs Sep 4, 2020

Create these crafts while you wait for the pumpkin bread to bake.

How to Clean Soap Scum From Shower Doors Sep 3, 2020

Get tips on how to get your glass shower door looking as good as new.

How to Build a Hoop House to Protect Your Vegetables Sep 1, 2020

Extend your cool-weather growing season and even get a jump on spring with a DIY hoop house frame to cover a raised bed.

How to Make a Scarecrow to Frighten Unwanted Critters From Your Garden Aug 31, 2020

Build a simple scarecrow of your own design using wooden garden stakes, some old clothes and shoes, a hammer and a little imaginat …

DIY Doghouse: How to Build a Simple A-Frame Aug 27, 2020

By: John Riha

Build this easy DIY doghouse and give your best buddy a cozy space to take naps and escape the weather.

Halloween Kids' Craft: Hanging Foam Bats Sep 9, 2020

Black craft foam, googly eyes and fishing line are all you need to create a whole colony of swooping, weatherproof bats. Kids big …

How to Make a Life-Size Halloween Ghost Sep 8, 2020

Create a life-size ghost for Halloween using cheesecloth and other inexpensive items. Hang it from a tree or place it on your fron …

How to Hang Drywall Aug 20, 2020

Hanging drywall may sound complicated, but that doesn't have to be the case. Follow these step-by-step instructions and your insta …

How to Drain a Water Heater Aug 20, 2020

By: Jeff Wilson

Extend your water heater's life span by draining the tank annually to remove any sediment that may have built up.

Tea Roses: How to Grow and Care for Hybrid Tea Roses and Old-Fashioned Tea Roses Aug 12, 2020

Hybrid and old-fashioned tea roses are perennial gardener favorites. Find out how to take care of these enduring, classic flowers.

How to Remove a Popcorn Ceiling Aug 10, 2020

Ready for an updated look in your room? Learn how to remove a popcorn ceiling without creating a mess using these simple steps.

How to Build a Reclaimed Wood Office Desk Aug 3, 2020

Learn how to build a basic desk using reclaimed dimension lumber and upcycled industrial legs.

How to Install Snap-Together Laminate Flooring Jul 1, 2020

If you’re looking for budget-friendly flooring that stands up to kids and pets, laminate is a great option. Learn how to easily in …

How to Clean Rust Jul 24, 2020

Skip the commercial rust removers. These common ingredients in your kitchen can remove rust from tools, knives and even furniture.

How to Replace a Window Jul 27, 2020

When it's time to replace an outdated, inefficient window, it can be hard to know where to start, so we’ve got everything you need …

How to Build a Desk Jul 28, 2020

By: Paul Cox

You don't need a dedicated home office space to be productive at home. Maybe you just need the right desk. Choose from these desig …

The Easiest Way to Hang a Heavy Mirror Jul 14, 2020

Here's everything you need to know about safely and securely hanging heavy, oversized mirrors quickly and easily without a call to …

How to Repair Drywall Aug 20, 2020

A well-placed piece of art may be the quickest way to disguise a hole in drywall, but for a professional fix, follow our tips for …

How to Make a Roman Shade From a Canvas Drop Cloth Jul 9, 2020

Turn boring blinds into a custom window treatment with this simple DIY Roman shade project.

How to Remove Wallpaper Jul 24, 2020

Wallpaper removal is relatively simple with some elbow grease and a few household items.

How to Grow Potatoes in Containers Jul 9, 2020

Irish potatoes are easy to grow in containers on a sunny porch or patio.

Read This Before You Build a Ground-Level Deck Jul 7, 2020

By: John Riha

Ground-level decks that are floating (not attached to a structure) are easier to build and cost less than standard deck constructi …

How to Build an Outdoor Firewood Storage Shed Jul 6, 2020

Keep your firewood dry and rot-free by building a simple, budget-friendly shelter using a fence panel, shipping pallets and corrug …

Create Storage Under the Deck Jul 6, 2020

By: John Riha

It’s a big, empty space — put it to good use with these smart under-the-deck storage ideas.

How to Caulk a Shower Jul 21, 2020

Follow these simple steps to remove and replace caulk in the shower when it starts to mildew and pull away from the shower wall.

How to Make a Gardener's Potting Bench Jul 6, 2020

By: Chip Wade

Learn how to build a custom work table for your gardening and outdoor chores. We outfitted this bench with a dry sink, tool storag …