You can quickly master these yourself, even if you’re not very handy. They’re all smallish jobs that can fend off big problems later.
Take care of these vital tasks right away to avoid headaches later.
Talk about hindsight being 20-20. Before you start demoing walls and buying everything trendy, consider the wisdom of realtors who have seen the renovations homeowners really regret.
Considering a kitchen renovation? Don’t swing a sledgehammer until you’ve consulted Bryan Baeumler’s rules for a (relatively) painless reno.
It’s hard to nail down the 20 dumbest ones we’ve seen. Let’s face it: they’re all contenders. But here’s our best shot.
Most of the time, DIY electrical work is no joke…but sometimes it is. These handymen made some pretty big mistakes involving electricity, but luckily they all lived to tell the tale.
Home improvements aren’t just projects that involve a wood, hammer, and nails. Any project that makes your house more comfortable, beautiful, or functional is a home improvement—and we have 17 smart ideas for under $200.
Out of rock salt? Here’s how to avoid slipping and sliding on your front porch this winter.
What to keep in mind when you buy your bedroom’s biggest investment piece.
Drew and Jonathan Scott of TV’s Property Brothers talk renovation fever, designing love nests and what it’s like to (finally!) be living apart.
When you’re making a reality TV show, there’s bound to be footage that ends up on the cutting room floor. In this excerpt from their new book, It Takes Two (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017), Drew and Jonathan Scott reveal five hilarious scenes that you certainly *won’t* be seeing on their hit program, Property Brothers.
Poinsettias are the go-to Christmas flowers, but they can be ho-hum. Switch things up by giving or displaying these festive plants this holiday season.
It’s never too early in the season to start thinking about how you’ll winter proof your house. These expert tips will help protect your key asset from the ravages of ice, snow and freezing temperatures.
Add a festive flair to your holiday gift wrapping with this easy embellishment from DIY expert Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault.
Add a splash of glamour to your home with this collection of luxe-for-less DIY mercury glass vases
Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault’s DIY dining chair slipcover will have you sitting pretty all holiday season. Here’s how to make it yourself!
Five strategies to beat the deep-freeze and save money on your energy bills this winter.
Whether you caught the DIY bug from creating homemade Halloween costumes for your kids, putting together pretty decorated pumpkins, or you’re getting crafty for the first time, these homemade Halloween decorations make it easy to trick out your house for the holiday inexpensively.
There’s no name more synonymous with home improvement than Mike Holmes. The Canadian handyman uses his three decades of experience to help young couples purchase their dream homes in his new series, Holmes: Buy It Right.
We’re all for rolling up our sleeves and saving money when it comes to DIY home improvements. But all the HGTV Canada binge-watching and YouTube videos don’t necessarily make us pros.