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Lumber 101

Beginning DIYer? Lumber yards can be a confusing place.

How to Tell if a Pallet Is Safe to Reuse

Pallet projects are everywhere, but it's harder than you think to find a safe pallet to use.

How to Salvage Urban Logs for Carpentry

Dead trees take on new life with this sustainable concept.

Top 14 Easiest DIY Projects for Beginners

There are so many tasks you can tackle yourself!

Wood Walls and Ceilings Guaranteed to Wow

Make a bold impression with the most natural material.

Steps to Building a House Checklist

Streamline the process by staying on task at each phase.

Easy Home Upgrades to Make before Selling Your House

A few quick improvements can significantly boost your price.

Interior Trim: How to Uplevel a Room on a Budget

Natural wood elements can make a big improvement.

How to Install Bullnose Corner Blocks

Bullnose corner blocks are a common architectural advice for blunting the corners of buildings.

How to Install a Wall Safe

A wall safe is a great option for small valuables at home.

Divide and Conquer: Approach Your Renovation With a Plan

It's easy to get overwhelmed during a home renovation. Here are 4 ways to ease the negative emotions.

Incorporating Subtle Universal Design Into Your Home

If you're building a home from scratch or doing a major remodel, consider universal design.

Important Universal Design Numbers to Remember

Knowing the right way to approach home renovations will rely heavily on universal design.

5 Areas to Repair Now That Will Save You Time Later

We share 5 areas to keep your eye on now to save time and money later in home repairs.

Dado Joint

A stopped dado joint is a special kind of joint to hold together boards intersecting at 90 degrees.