Repairing Your Home

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How to Repair a Cane Chair

Spline and cane materials are easy to remove and replace.

How to Paint a Steel Staircase

Follow these easy steps to paint your steel staircase.

3 Types of Wood Stair Treads

Read this article to learn about the different types of wood to use for stair treads.

Spacing for Balusters

Balusters can both add visual appeal and safety if installed correctly.

How to Remove Carpet From Wood Stairs

Follow these steps to remove carpet from stairs.

How to Measure for Wall-mounted Handrails

Handrails are important for safety on any stairway. Follow these instructions to take the correct measurements for your handrail.

Painting Over Glazed Kitchen Cabinets

Don't forget to sand the cabinets.

How to Maintain a Home

Here's how to paint, sand, and saw in the home.

8 Projects You Can Do in One Weekend

You can accomplish more than you may think in two days!

Pros and Cons of Spiral Staircases

A spiral staircase might be just the solution you're looking for, or it might be more of a problem than it's worth.

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Painting Wood Paneling

Priming helps the paint cover more evenly and allows for less absorption of the paint.

How to Refinish Wood Stair Treads

If your stair treads have gotten damaged or if they just weren’t ever finished, you can follow these steps to make them look great.

How to Add Tile Over Wood Paneling

Putting tile up over the wood paneling will give your room a refresh.

How to Fix Squeaky Garage Doors

Fixing garage doors that squeak may sound like a difficult task, but that is not always the case.

How to Remove Permanent Marker From Clothing

Try these methods of removing permanent marker from clothing.

How to Stop the Squeaking Noise from Your Box Spring

Squeaky box springs can make nights difficult for light sleepers. Follow these steps to fix the problem and get a good night’s rest.

How to Repair Metal Bed Frames That Squeak

Follow these steps to identify the cause of your squeaking bed frame and repair it.

How To Fill And Repair Cracks In Wood Paneling

As wood paneling ages it tends to become diminished and crack. This easy to follow guide will help you fill cracks and crevices in your older wood paneling yourself.

How to Restore Antique Wood Furniture

You can do it with things around the house.

How to Fix Industrial Hinges That Squeak

Be sure to follow all of these recommendations.

8 DIYs to Tide You Over Until You Can Do Better

Can't afford the DIY project you really want to do? Get by with these updates in the meantime.

Fixing the Most Common Renter Accidents

Three common problems and three simple solutions.

Tips for Stair Safety

To provide greater safety on stairways, follow the seven tips below.

How to Build a Farmhouse Table

Follow these steps to create a farmhouse table for your home.

Different Types of Staircases

Before installing a staircase in your home, you will have to decide which type to use based on the design of your home and the look you want to achieve.

Inexpensive Ways to Improve an Older Home's Value

If you own or buy an older home, follow this advice to improve its appearance and efficiency. You will increase its value without putting a major dent in your finances.

How to Install Wooden Stairs

Follow these steps to install wooden stairs in your home.

What to Know Before You Buy a Stair Kit

Using stair kits is a cheap way to install stairs in your home. Consider these factors when buying a stair kit.

Spiral Staircases: Kits, Custom Designs and Installation

Read this article to learn the differences between spiral staircase kits and custom designs, as well as the basics of installing a spiral staircase yourself.

Wooden Staircase Refinishing

Follow these steps to refinish the wood on your staircase.

Adding Brown Glaze to Enhance Cabinets

Follow these easy steps to refresh your cabinetry with brown color wash.

Stair Repair: How to Repair a Squeaky Set of Stairs

Follow these easy step to repair your squeaky stairs.

Make Your Own Baluster Candleholders

Follow these steps to make a candleholder from an old baluster.

Repair a Creaky Wooden Staircase

You can easily fix creaking stairs by placing either one or two screws.

Tiling Your Wooden Staircase Kickboards

Wood staircases are not optimal for tiling, but with enough support and preparation, it is possible to create an interesting and imaginative architectural detail on your stairs.

Top 10 Bathroom Repairs

Here are ten easy bathroom repairs that any homeowner can use to keep the sanctity of their bathroom in tact.

Maintaining an Iron Staircase

An iron staircase is one of the features in a home that usually requires very little maintenance and will last for many years.??

How to Make a Farmhouse Bed Canopy

Follow these steps below to effectively create a farmhouse bed by adding a luxurious canopy.

Building a Double Bowl Farmhouse Sink

You can bring back the charm and beauty of a double bowl farmhouse sink without a high price tag. Follow the simple steps below to make one on your own.

Choosing Sizes and Steps for Spiral Staircases

Choosing a spiral staircase is no easy matter; follow these guidelines when considering a spiral staircase for your home.