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Tips to Build a Concrete Walkway

Build strong, crack-free concrete sidewalks and slabs with these 10 pro tips. Tips include forming edges, leveling, smoothing, curing and other vital steps in creating a first-rate concrete pour. Also, the 10 most common mistakes. By the DIY experts of The Family Handyman Magazine: September 2008 Tip 1: Overbuild your forms Tip 2: Form curves with hardboard Tip 3: Keep stakes below the form tops Tip 4: Put down a solid base Tip 5: Plunge out the bubbles Tip…

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How to Build a Rain Garden in Your Yard

How to Build a Rain Garden in Your Yard. It's a beautiful flower bed—and a reservoir for yard and roof runoff. Nurture the land in your yard and protect the environment by channeling rain water and runoff from gutters into a rain garden planted with deep-rooted, colorful native plants. By the DIY experts of The Family Handyman Magazine.

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Check out this great life hack for keeping the hallway clear of clutter. | Handyman Magazine |

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10 Potting Bench Ideas with Free Building Plans - Tuesday {ten

This handy gardener's bench from the DIY experts of The Family Handyman Magazine includes complete plans with a cutting list and can be built using basic carpentry tools. There are no complex joints to construct so no special woodworking skills are required. The soil container on this one is a simple plastic trash bin and the plans include a removable lid and sliding grate.

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Trim Painting Tips For Smooth and Perfect Results

Wish I had seen this yesterday! Oh well, for next time... How to repaint chipped, flaking or dirty moldings so they look like new by the DIY experts of The Family Handyman magazine..

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Build a Garden Arch

Garden Archway from Family Handyman This classic garden arch has just six parts and can be built in less than a day. Create a gateway, frame a walkway in a hedge, or make it part of a trellis or pergola. From Family Handyman Magazine, full tutorial with diagrams and cut list.

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How to Build Under-Cabinet Drawers & Increase Kitchen Storage

How to Build Under-Cabinet Drawers & Increase Kitchen Storage - Step by Step | The Family Handyman

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