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How to Identify Basic Electrical Wiring Sep 29, 2021

Whether you’re changing an outlet, light fixture or switch, the first thing you need to know is what all those different colored w …

23 Things Every First-Time Homebuyer Should Know Feb 9, 2021

By: Mina Hochberg

You’re about to make the biggest investment in your life — so do your homework and learn about bidding strategies, down payment op …

You'll Wonder How You Ever Lived Without These Handy Touch-Up Tools Jul 30, 2021

Retouching paint on walls and refreshing wood furniture and flooring is much easier with these clever touch-up products for your h …

How to Paint & Stencil Ceramic Tile Jan 27, 2021

Remodeling on a budget? Give outdated floors a refresh with our step-by-step guide to painting and stenciling ceramic tile. All yo …

How to Caulk a Shower Aug 16, 2021

Follow these simple steps to remove and replace caulk in the shower and bathtub when it starts to mildew and pull away from the sh …

How to Hang a Door in an Existing Jamb Jun 29, 2020

Replacing an interior door in an existing opening is well within the reach of the average homeowner. Follow these simple steps.

How to Remove a Stripped Screw Jun 18, 2020

Keep all your projects moving and say goodbye to stripped screws once and for all with these helpful tips and tricks.

Easy Steps to Keep Your Air-Conditioning Unit Running Smoothly Jun 9, 2020

By: Jeff Wilson

Regular cleaning and maintenance will save you money and extend the life of your heat pump or HVAC unit.

Big News! HGTV Casting For Two New Series Starring Familiar Favorites Feb 4, 2020

Boise Boys' Clint Robertson and Luke Caldwell and Leanne and Steve Ford of Restored by the Fords are back with two new series.

Tackle All of Your DIY Projects With Walmart’s Line of Affordable Tools Apr 13, 2021

You can finally start those DIY projects you've been putting off, thanks to Walmart's line of high-quality (and affordable!) HART …

How to Change a Light Fixture Jan 13, 2020

With 30 minutes and some basic tools, you can easily switch out a light fixture yourself. Follow these steps to tackle this simple …

How to Install Shiplap Jan 13, 2020

Bring instant farmhouse charm to your home by adding DIY plywood shiplap to a wall or ceiling.

How to Wire a Light Switch Jan 13, 2020

Electricity is a mystery to many people, but some electrical projects — like wiring a switch — are so simple that anyone can do th …

How to Install a Doorbell Jan 13, 2020

Whether your doorbell is broken, unattractive or simply not high-tech enough, it’s an easy fix to replace it with something that’s …

How to Replace a Faucet Jan 13, 2020

Replacing a faucet that's outdated or always dripping is a relatively easy DIY project.

How to Install a Ceiling Fan Jan 13, 2020

The process for installing a ceiling fan is similar to wiring a light fixture, with a few modifications to accommodate for the ext …

How to Install Crown Molding Nov 21, 2019

Crown molding is an inexpensive and easy way to add visual interest and value to your home. With just a few tools and basic carpen …

Attention First-Time Homebuyers: Do This Before You Buy Aug 23, 2019

Volunteer for a Habitat for Humanity build. You’ll learn the basics of home construction and gain some confidence to tackle your o …

How to Remove or Replace a Toilet Seat Aug 13, 2019

Remove and replace a broken or old toilet seat in no time. We share the easy steps below.

How to Remove a Kitchen Cabinet Aug 2, 2019

Remove your kitchen cabinets in record time by following our four simple steps.

How to Remove a Dishwasher Sep 6, 2019

Removing your dishwasher doesn't need to be left to the pros. Follow our steps to get the dishwasher out yourself in no time.

How Ductless Air Conditioners Work Jan 16, 2020

Thinking of installing a new ductless HVAC unit or switching out your existing system? Get the 411 on all the pros, cons and detai …

Fake Fancy With These Easy + Cheap Home Upgrades Aug 16, 2018

Don’t break the bank (or your back!) with an expensive remodel job. Instead, consider these simple restyling tricks to freshen up …

Smart Ways to Splurge on Your Home With Tax Refund Money Jan 7, 2020

By: Ryan Reed

How to get the biggest bang for your buck when it comes to home improvements.

8 of the Scariest HGTV Renovation 'Before' Rooms Sep 15, 2018

By: Jessica Galliart

Your favorite "afters" were some pretty terrifying "befores."

How to Build and Install a Sliding Door Jul 13, 2016

See how we added privacy between bedroom and bathroom with a sliding barn door.

Your Top Home Improvement Questions, Answered Sep 18, 2018

By: Amanda Lecky

There’s no such thing as a stupid question. Dying to know but too embarrassed to ask? HGTV Magazine hit up the pros for answers to …

How to Repair and Refinish Laminate Countertops Jan 17, 2020

Learn how to repair scratches, gouges and chips; plus get the lowdown on paints and refinishing kits made to transform old counter …