7 Reasons You Should Consider Cork Flooring for Basements
Although installing cork in the basement sounds like a dicey proposition, it's actually a good idea. Cork is naturally resistant...
Using Laminate Flooring for the Basement: What To Know
Laminate is an attractive option for the basement, provided you use the right kind. Play it safe by sticking to...
What Is Rigid Core Flooring and Should You Get It?
Rigid core flooring is the modern version of luxury vinyl planks (LVP). It's attractive, long-lasting and easy to install, so...
Metabo Nailed It with This Cordless Air Compressor
Experience the freedom of running air tools without being tied to a wall with this Family Handyman Approved cordless air...
What to Know About Hemp Building Products
Hemp fibers have been spun into usable material for millennia worldwide. Here's what to know about hemp building products.
Homeowner’s Guide To Patio Flooring
A new patio can transform your backyard, making it an inviting place to entertain guests, or just relax with family...
Tear Through DIY Projects with the Family Handyman Approved Diablo Demo Demon Saw Blade
If you're planning on adding a window, knocking down a wall or re-roofing your garage, pick up a Diablo Demo...
Homeowner’s Guide To Hickory Hardwood Flooring
Hickory hardwood flooring combines ultra-durability with a unique grain pattern, making it an attractive alternative to more common flooring options.
How Much Does It Cost To Restore an Historic Home?
From HVAC to insurance, our experts discuss some of the common cost pitfalls of restoring old and historic homes.
The Best Engineered Wood Flooring Options
Engineered wood flooring provides the attractive, natural look of hardwood, without the high cost and challenging installation.
10 Tips for Wood Floor Scratch Repair
Do you have ugly scratches in your wood floors? In many cases you can make those imperfections go away—or at...
Buyer’s Guide To Flooring Options
Choosing flooring for your home involves decisions about style, durability and budget. Here are 11 flooring options, along with their...
What to Know About Finishing Your Attic’s Flooring
Got an unfinished attic you'd like to convert to living space? Flooring matters. Learn which attic flooring approach makes sense...
How to Paint Concrete Floors
Transform your concrete basement or garage floor with a fresh coat of paint.
20 Inexpensive Ways to Make Your Home Look More Expensive
Whether you're looking to fix up your home to put it on the market or just want to bring some...
Estimating Software Technology
What? You’re not using geospatial generated estimates? Read this article to find out why you should start.
Outdoor Patio Tiles: 10 Best Ideas
Outdoor flooring should be durable, easy to maintain and, of course, stylish! We're sharing these outdoor tile ideas to inspire...
10-Minute House Repair and Home Maintenance Tips
Simple fixes to household headaches that take 10 minutes or less — these home repairs are quick and easy.
Conversation Pits Are Making a Comeback
A retro home design trend born in the 50's is making an unexpected comeback in modern homes. Learn more here.
13 Cleaning Products You Should Never Use on Your Wood Floors
They’re gorgeous — and easy to ruin. Avoid these damaging mistakes and find out what you really need to keep...
Homebuilding Sector Drives Construction Employment Surge
Residential construction led the way to another positive month for construction employment.
This is the Absolute Best Flooring for Increasing Home Value
So, can the right flooring actually increase your home's value? The answer is, yes.
Water-Based vs. Oil-Based Polyurethane Floor Finish
Find out which finish is best for your project, water-based or oil-based polyurethane. Both are durable and good-looking, but there...