How-To Videos

How-To Videos

Watch how-to home improvement videos on a wide range of topics.


Chalky Paint on Desk

How to Make Chalky Paint for Antiquing Furniture

Chalky paint is popular because it requires NO surface prep. Just apply the paint to any piece of furniture. But first, here’s how to make this ‘magic’ paint — in 3 easy steps!

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Fix damaged porch railing

How to Repair a Damaged Wood Porch Railing

Here’s a simple way to repair a damaged wood porch rail using a couple of plywood forms, clamps, and some auto body filler.

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How to Build and Install a Window Box

Want to really wow guests and show off your green thumb? Build this window box!

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Whitewashed bedside table

How to Whitewash a Side Table

Working with unfinished wood furniture is great because it’s usually more affordable, for one thing, and it’s easy to whitewash.

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Give Your Garage Door a Faux-Wood Finish

Want to completely transform your garage door? Watch how easy it is to give it a faux-wood finish!

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Pavestone paver fire pit

How to Build a Backyard Fire Pit with Pavers

Installing a fire pit makes a patio cozy and offers the perfect place to roast marshmallows on cool nights. Here’s how to make one!

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Using a pencil to hold plastic laminate edging away from countertop while contact cement dries.

How to Reattach Plastic Laminate Countertop Edging

The adhesive holding the edge banding on plastic laminate countertops can come loose over time. Watch this video for tips on how to reattach or reglue loose laminate edging before it breaks.

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Using spray lubricant to unclog an expanding foam spray tube.

How to Clean and Unclog an Expanding Foam-Spray Tube

Expanding foam is a great way to seal cracks and gaps around your home, but the spray tube can become clogged with foam after using it. Watch this video to find out how to unclog it.

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