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DIY Bathroom Storage - Article: The Family Handyman

DIY Bathroom Storage - Article: The Family Handyman

Sloping the soil away from the foundation will remedy a wet basement most of the time.   The Family Handyman recommends firmly packing clay soil around the foundation, with at least a 4-in. slope over the first 4 ft. Place 6-mil black plastic over the soil and cover it with landscape rock. Install 4- to 6-ft. gutter extensions to your downspouts to direct water farther away from your foundation.

Family Handyman DIY Tip of the Day: Inexpensive Wet Basement Solution. Sloping the soil away from the house will take care of the problem most of the time. Firmly pack clay soil around the foundation, with at least a slope over the first 4 ft.

PAINT STRIPPING  The Family Handyman DIY Tip of the Day: Neater Paint Stripping. Minimize the mess and speed up the work when stripping paint or varnish from old furniture or moldings. Cut a thin slot in the side of an empty can and run your putty knife through it to remove the glop.

Cut a thin slot in the side of an empty can and run your putty knife through it to remove the glop. Make the slot slightly wider than the thickness of the blade and a little deeper than its width.

Dang, wish I'd know to do this a long time ago!  The Family Handyman DIY Tip of the Day: Stain Sprayer. Here’s an easier way to stain or seal chairs, lattice or anything with numerous tight recesses. Pour the stain into a clean, empty spray bottle. Spray the stain onto the project and wipe up the excess with a brush or rag. The sprayer will squirt stain into all those tight, hard-to-reach cracks and joints. - Valrie Schuster

Pour the stain into a clean, empty spray bottle. Spray the stain onto the project and wipe up the excess with a brush or rag.

The Family Handyman DIY Tip of the Day: Keep Dog Pee From Ruining Your Yard. Dog urine discolors and kills grass. Replace part of the lawn with landscape fabric covered with pea gravel, then add a few dog-friendly decorations!

The Family Handyman DIY Tip of the Day: Keep Dog Pee From Ruining Your Yard. Dog urine discolors and kills grass. Replace part of the lawn with landscape fabric covered with pea gravel, then add a few dog-friendly decorations! by lindsey

How to Build a Wooden Boardwalk | The Family Handyman

How to Build a Wooden Boardwalk

A wooden walkway makes an attractive and inexpensive garden path, is simpler and less backbreaking to make than a stone or concrete path, and works well in

How to Build Kitchen Sink Storage Trays - Step by Step | The Family Handyman Organize

How to Build Kitchen Sink Storage Trays

DIY Slide Out Drawers. This should be done under any & every kitchen sink!

How to Build Kitchen Sink Storage Trays - Step by Step: The Family Handyman

DIY Slide Out Drawers. How to Build Kitchen Sink Storage Trays - Construct roll-out trays for extra storage space in the sink base cabinet.

DIY “Grillzebo” by The Family Handyman Free plan & instructions: familyhandyman.com/garden-structures/grill-gazebo-plans-make-a-grillzebo

If youre looking for outdoor bar ideas or DIY gazebo plans, this “grillzebo”…

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