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Tips for working "inside jobs"
Waterproofing a Shower Floor After the Walls Are Tiled (VIDEO)
In this video, Sal DiBlasi demonstrates how to finish waterproofing a shower floor even after...
Best Way To Paint Trim (VIDEO)
Discover the exact method of achieving a silky smooth, "automobile finish" on trim painted trim.
Easy and Efficient Door Painting (VIDEO)
In this video Chris "The Idaho Painter" and his colleague "Journeyman" John share some great...
How To Control Dust and Keep Things Clean on the Job
A clean workplace is a happy workplace: Learn how to clean up efficiently, and prevent...
Achieve Better Painting Results
Seasoned professional painters have learned from experience what paint works best in any situation, what...
How To Remove Wallpaper
Wallpaper removal can be nasty, time-consuming work. This guide step-by-step guide, full of helpful tips,...
What is Blower Door Testing?
In this video, Matt Risinger explains blower door tests, which provide information to home builders...
What Is Wet Shimming & Does It Work?
In this video, Sal Diblassio shows how wet-shimming, the method of applying thin-set to wall...
Are Expensive Water Heaters Worth it?
In this video, Matt Risinger takes a look at three electric water heater models. Find...
House Demolition Made Easy
Demolition shouldn't be a haphazard job, especially for the professionals. These tips and tools will...
Amazing Old Paintbrush Hack
Reincarnate your broken brushes into an entirely new tool!
Easier Fastening Tips
You can fasten almost anything with precision and confidence using these pro tips. Read on...
Painlessly Protecting Stairs From Paint Splatter
In this video, Chris Berry, "The Idaho Painter," shares his slick method for keeping the...
The Right Way To Router Drywall Out Of An Opening
Long time drywall hanger demonstrates the proper way to cut openings out with a router
Remove Wallpaper Without Losing Your Mind
In this video, Chris, "The Idaho Painter," explains his method for removing wallpaper without losing...
How To Cut Around Electrical Boxes
There are a few ways to cut electrical boxes out of drywall. In this video...
Kerdi Membrane Installation Made Simple (VIDEO)
Find out from a long-time renovation pro the proper way to install the best waterproofing...
Avoid Blisters In Tape-Coat
Avoid blisters in drywall tape with these tips
A Guide to Drywall Jargon and Terminology
Drywall definitions 101.
How To Install a Window (VIDEO)
A step-by-step video guide to installing a Marvin Window
Create a Cut-Lid
In this video Chris Berry, the Idaho Painter, shares some advice on how cutting a...
Win The Battle With Overspray
Cut-in Tips From Painting Pros
In this video "the Idaho Painter" himself, Chris Berry, demonstrates five ceiling cut in tips...
Eliminate Lint Headaches With This Painting Tip
In this video, Chris "the Idaho Painter" Berry and Journeyman John give their "two-minute tip"...
How to build a panel-molding frame
Assembling a panel-molding frame in place can be done, but Richard prefers to assemble frames...
Make Your Own Barnwood in Nine Steps
Master the Art of Wipe-on Poly
The best choice for a clear coating is often a specialized finish like pre-catalyzed lacquer—...
Five Knots You Need to Know
Master these five knots. In most cases, they’re the only ones you’ll ever need.
Cut Greater Degrees on Your Miter Saw
Most miter saws can cut a 50-deg. angle turned one way and about a 60...
Best Ways to Cut Metal
Goof Proof Showers (Sponsored)
Goof Proof Showers The hardest, and arguably the most important, part of a shower tile...
Hang A Suspended Ceiling Like A Pro
Wade Sides has been hanging suspended ceilings for more than 30 years. He started out working...