Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Shaker cabinets painted pale blue

How to Transform Your Kitchen with Shaker Cabinets

Shaker cabinets' five-piece design makes them a popular, timeless choice for kitchens. Watch this video to learn how to transform cabinets to Shaker style.
Faced or Unfaced Insulation

When to Use Faced or Unfaced Insulation

A little bit of paper can make a world of difference. Listen to this tip to find out when to use faced or unfaced insulation in your home.
Repairing a loose staircase baluster spindle using a toothpick and wood glue.

How to Repair a Loose Staircase Baluster Spindle

Find out how to repair a loose staircase baluster spindle using only a toothpick and wood glue. Watch this video to see how it's done.

Caulking Tips: How to Get the Perfect Finish Along Joints

Joe Truini has plenty of caulking tips! In this one, learn how to hack your tube of caulk to get the perfect finish on joints every time! Watch this video to learn more.
Thanksgiving buffet on plastic table topped with a homemade wood covering.

How to Build a Rustic Table Top

Keep a folding table or two in storage for buffets? Here's how to dress that table top up and make it blend in with your furniture!

How to Cut and Install Retaining Wall Topper Stones

Paul asks, “How do I add square topper stones to a curved retaining wall?"

Wedge shaped stackable stones can leave you with unsightly gaps. Adding topper stones can pose some challenges. Read on for tips for adding topper stones to your retaining wall.
Five home improvements that require Titebond Heavy Duty Construction Adhesive

Why Construction Adhesive is the Handiest Product

Construction adhesive makes these home improvements — among others — much easier.

Guess Who’s Back with a Brand New Hearth

The red brick around my fireplace and maroon hearth tiles didn't do much for the décor of my living room, but I found a way to improve it by painting the brick and tile white. Read on to find out how I went about it.
Danny Lipford installing a ceiling medallion.

How to Install a Polyurethane Ceiling Medallion

Installing a ceiling medallion is an easy DIY project and a great way to dress up a room. Watch this video to find out how to install a ceiling medallion in your home.