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How to Build a Holiday Display Shelf Unit

This foldable shelf unit is a great solution to display holiday decorations, but the design can be used for a variety of purposes. Watch the video for project details.
Home's entry decorated for Halloween with fake spiders and jack-o-lanterns

4 Ways to Decorate Your Home for Halloween

Whether understated or out there, you can decorate your home all kinds of ways for Halloween.

Candle Safety

Holiday decorating is in full swing by now for many of you. Listen to this tip to find out how to keep your home safe while you make it festive.

Cut Christmas Tree

Decorating for the holidays should be a joyful time, but it can put a pinch on your budget. Listen for an economical approach to Christmas trees.
Split-screen image of artificial Christmas trees and chopped-down real Christmas trees

Fake vs. Real Christmas Trees: What You Should Know

Which is better: an artificial Christmas tree or a real one? That depends on these five factors.

Hints for Holiday Prep

Prepping your home for the holidays can be stressful, but here are a few tips to avoid some common headaches.

How to Paint Santa and Make Him New Again

Have your holiday lawn decorations lost their luster? Listen to this tip to find out how to put the color back into plastic holiday yard decorations.

Holiday Gift Guide for DIYers

Today's Homeowner 2018 Holiday Gift Guide.

How to Make a DIY Christmas Tree from an Old Wooden Pallet

Learn how to make a DIY Christmas tree from an old wooden pallet — featuring “Today’s Homeowner” Simple Solution host Joe Truini.