8 Great DIY Home Improvement Rules

8 Great DIY Home Improvement Rules With so much DIY expertise and experience here at The Family Handyman, our editors decided to write down their top tips for how to get the best results from your home improvement projects. (familyhandyman.com) > Read More

How to Make Mason Jar Citronella Candles

How to Make Mason Jar Citronella Candles These mason jar citronella candles are really easy to make and they really are beautiful! Just make sure you're really careful if you make them at home. (onelittleproject.com) > Read More

9 Biggest Lawn Care Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them)

9 Biggest Lawn Care Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them) Growing a lush, green lawn is well within the capabilities of any homeowner, as long as you follow a few simple rules. Unfortunately many lawns fail, not because of neglect, but because of some bad practices and misconceptions. [popularmechanics.com] > Read More

8 Costly Missteps New Homeowners Make in Their First Year

8 Costly Missteps New Homeowners Make in Their First Year The negotiations are over. Your mortgage is settled. The keys to your first home are in hand. Finally, you can install your dream patio. You can paint the walls without losing your security deposit. Heck, you could knock out a wall. You're soooo ready to [...]

11 Ideas for a DIY Bathroom Vanity

11 Ideas for a DIY Bathroom Vanity Refinish a flea market find, update an existing stock cabinet, or upgrade a retail table for a personalized vanity you'll love. Let these stylish ideas for a DIY bathroom vanity be your inspiration. (bhg.com) > Read More

Spot the 9 Problems With This House (Advice for New Homeowners)

Spot the 9 Problems With This House (Advice for New Homeowners) You've closed on your first home. You got your keys. You got your rose-colored glasses. When you're a new homeowner, excitement, optimism, and simply not-knowing-what you-don't-know can make you look right past big problems in plain sight. (houselogic.com) > Read More

What to Do if Your Roommate Can’t Pay Rent

What to Do if Your Roommate Can't Pay Rent There are lots of different troubles that can arise when you're living with a roommate. And while many of them simply require a bit of good-ol' communication (some tips on how to do that here), not all of them are so easily solved. (moving.com) > Read [...]

5 Things to Consider Before Buying an Old House

5 Things to Consider Before Buying an Old House There's something to be said for the charm and craftsmanship that buying an old house brings to your life. There's also something to be said for the inevitable (and expensive) mishaps that could be lurking behind any corner or wall. [moving.com] > Read More

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