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Tips for working "inside jobs"
Create Smooth Walls: A Mudslinger’s Guide
Make Your Own Barnwood in Nine Steps
House Demolition Made Easy
Pro Tips For Easier Fastening
How To Roll Perfectly Straight Masking Tape
How To Control Dust and Keep Things Clean on the Job
Guide to Installing Cabinet Hardware
There’s more to installing kitchen hardware than drilling holes and screwing on knobs and pulls.
Mosaic Tile Laying Guide
A handy guide to laying and setting mosaic tile from one of our most trusted...
New Products Make Painting Safer (VIDEO)
Chris "The Idaho Painter" Berry talks with an industry expert about new products that eliminate...
Top 3 Spray Foam Insulation Sprays To Consider Using
Not sure which spray foam to choose from? These have been reviewed as the top...
What’s the Difference Between Pink, Yellow and Green Insulation?
The difference between pink, yellow and green insulation.
11 Tips on How to Remove a Popcorn Ceiling Faster and Easier
Popcorn ceilings were all the rage back in the '60s and '70s. Applying...
14 Ways to Minimize Lead Paint Exposure and Avoid Paint Poisoning in Older Homes
Lead paint is dangerous, especially for small children, who might eat crumbling paint chips or...
Best-Kept Secrets of Professional Painters
Great ideas for how to get a perfectly smooth and even paint job.
Hang A Suspended Ceiling Like A Pro
Installing a suspended ceiling is easy if the grid is square and the tracks are...
How To Choose Kitchen Cabinet Hardware
Trend Manager Knikki Grantham helps to simplify the head-scratching, often frustrating, process of choosing kitchen...
Do Waterproof Coatings Really Work?
Do waterproof coatings work? The short answer is yes. We’ve used waterproof coatings in...
Five Knots You Need to Know
Master these five knots. In most cases, they’re the only ones you’ll ever need.
Framing Basement Walls
A poor framing job can bring a whole mess of problems, so we asked a...
Everything You Need to Know About Drywall
Have a question about drywall? Here is our ultimate guide to all things drywall, from...
Expert’s Guide to Ceiling Painting
An expert's guide to painting ceilings
How To Install Pocket Door Privacy Hardware
A pro finish carpenter shares his method of installing hardware on a pocket door.
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Prevent Lippage The Rubi Tile Leveling System (VIDEO)
Worried about "lippage"? Learn more about a tile leveling system that might help prevent this...
How To Reface Cabinets
A pro walks through the process of refacing kitchen cabinets, which is a great way...
How To Cut Off Wood Door Bottoms
This is the best way to cut off a door bottom without splintering the wood.
Sanding for beginners
If you have never sanded drywall before and just have a small project to complete,...