Learn how to remove and replace a failing valve or fitting when working with copper pipe.
Isn't it about time you got recognized for building right?
When durability is paramount, epoxy can’t be beat, and with careful prep work, it’s not as fussy as you think.
Three testers, three sets of tools, one common task: Evaluate the flagship drill from each major too brand.
Hanging the bracket is only half the battle.
Cracks, peeling paint, and bad patches disappear with a wide roll of adhesive mesh and two thin coats of joint compound.
A $40,000 Kitchen Remodel
How do you renovate an entire living space for what would cover only the cost of a typical custom kitchen’s cabinets? Wisely.
Six Proven Ways to Build Energy-Smart Walls
Whether you build new homes or remodel, these alternative framing techniques will allow you to reach R-40 or better.
Q&A: Clearing the Air Around Smoke Alarms
Expert advice on when and where to install smoke alarms and what types of smoke alarms work best for different rooms of the house
What is the Difference
What's the Difference: Torches
Discover the difference between propane vs. propylene gas torches for homebuilders, remodelers and plumbers
What's the Difference: More Moisture-Resistant Drywall
Discover the differences between treated-paper drywall and fiberglass-faced drywall for use in moisture-resistant situations.
Replace a Wood Window: Part 1
In this first segment, carpenter Scott Grice explains how to remove the old window and flash the rough opening.
Retrofit Undercabinet Lights in Frameless Cabinets
Learn how to accommodate undercabinet lighting with frameless European-style cabinets.
Great moments in building history: A wheelbarrow is too useful to become a flower planter
Sensible TV placement
Learn techniques for making sure that the TV is in the right place when placing a TV in a family room or living room
How it Works
Learn how a hammer driver works in this in-depth look at variable speed and torque settings, and the three modes of operation: hammer, drill, and drive