How-To Videos

How-To Videos

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


Using an orbital sander to sand wood.

How to Choose the Right Sandpaper Grit for the Job

Find out about the different grits of sandpaper available, from coarse to fine, and how to know what grit sandpaper to use for which project. Watch this video to find out more.

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Drilling hole with drilling jig.

DIY Jig for Drilling Perpendicular Holes

Find out how to make a simple DIY jig that lets you drill perfectly perpendicular holes the same depth every time. Watch this video to find out how.

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How to Whitewash a Side Table

Find out how to create a homemade whitewash and apply it to an unfinished side table.

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Wooden shovel handle with the straight grain of the wood facing up.

How to Replace a Wooden Shovel Handle the Right Way

Find out how to replace a wooden shovel handle the right way by orienting the grain of the wood to make it stronger. Watch this video to find out more.

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Reinforcing sandpaper by applying cloth duct tape to the back.

How to Reinforce Sandpaper When Sanding Round Surfaces

Watch this video to find out how to use duct tape to reinforce strips of sandpaper when sanding round surfaces.

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Laying pavers over a crushed stone and sand base.

Patio and Driveway Paver Foundation Tips

Laying a paver patio or driveway starts with a good foundation. Watch this video for tips on how to use crushed stone and a compactor to make sure your paver foundation holds up over time.

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Using a pressure washer to clean a wood fence.

How to Clean and Maintain a Wood Fence

Watch this video for tips on how to clean and stain a wood fence in your yard to keep it looking good and protect the wood from damage caused by the weather and the sun.

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Tapping engineered wood flooring into place with rubber mallet.

Installing Diagonal Glued Down Engineered Wood Flooring

While usually installed parallel to a wall, engineered wood flooring can also be laid diagonally to give a unique look. Watch this video to find out how.

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