How to DIY – Practical Step-by-Step Instructions

How to Grind Concrete
Whether you like to have an exposed concrete floor or whether you have recently bought a precast concrete product like[...]
How to Remove a Window Screen
Window screens are useful in many ways because it has benefits that make your house much more comfortable. Its advantages[...]
The Use and Advantages of Wood Construction
Wood has been a building material for thousands of years and wood construction is still here to stay. Wood is[...]
Hemp Oil For Wood Finishing
Once you’ve made something from wood, whether it be furniture, floorboards or anything else, you need to coat it in[...]
10 Practical Tips for Choosing the Right Type of Wood Finish
Whether you own wooden furniture or installations or whether you are a hobby woodworker – whenever it comes to wood[...]
Staining Wood with Coffee
One of the best natural ways to put finishing on furniture is by staining wood with coffee. It makes for[...]
What Is the Best Wooden Flooring for Balcony, Porch and Wood Terrace?
Building a new wooden terrace.   The wood has that unbeatable warmth that makes it the queen of the floors. It[...]
How to Cut Laminate Countertops
Installing a countertop is fairly easy. The struggle comes with joining two materials together, especially around the corners, which is[...]
How to Level Ground for a Pool
A pool that is nice, properly installed, and level is a great investment during hot summer days. This is why[...]
How to Clean Polyurethane From a Brush
When you have been working with polyurethane or a polyurethane-containing type of finish, you might be wondering how to clean[...]
How to Get Rid of Black Mold on Drywall
The unpleasant presence of black mold in your house does not only pose a health risk for you and your[...]
How To Apply Danish Oil
Are you looking for that perfect finish for your latest woodwork project? There are several to choose from. If you[...]
How to Sand Corners (by Hand or with a Sander)
Sanding corners by hand can be tedious and hard work for most woodworking amateurs and professionals alike. Learning how to[...]
How to Insulate a Pole Barn
Pole barns are used mainly for large storage buildings. This means that it is exposed to the elements without any[...]
How to Refinish Hardwood Floors & Make Them Look New Again
Are you looking for do-it-yourself ways to revitalize the former beauty of your worn-out hardwood floors? Are you wondering how[...]
How to Make Concrete Yourself: 7 Comprehensive Steps & Photos
There are many possible uses of concrete around the house: making slabs, flooring patios, building driveways or pathways or creating[...]
11 Practical Tips for Improving Front Door Security (with Photos)
Something that concerns us the most is the safety of our home when we are leaving. Especially when you are[...]
How to Use a Miter Saw – a 4-Step Guide for Beginners
A miter saw, also known as a "drop saw" is a woodworking tool used to make cross cuts and miters[...]
How to Paint Over Oil Based Paint
If you are planning to renovate your home by painting over your existing oil based paint, it is important to[...]
How to Unclog a Sewer Line Without a Snake
A clogged sewer line poses a lot of serious problems. If the problem comes from a kitchen sink pipe or[...]
How to Install a Floating Floor (Laminate, Vinyl, Engineered Hardwood)
Floating floors made of laminate, vinyl or engineered hardwood have become popular over the past 2-3 decades. This is because[...]
How to Power an Outdoor Security Camera | Planning | Placing
When considering an outdoor security camera, it is easy to overlook that these cameras require a constant and reliable power[...]
How to Use an Angle Grinder (for Metal, Tiles and Knives)
For those who do a lot of wood, metal or construction work, an angle grinder is an essential tool. You’ll[...]
How to Drill Pocket Holes
You do not have to be a professional to know how to drill pocket holes and build a nice cabinet[...]
Where to Start Tiling Around a Bath (Instruction, Planning & Tools)
Tiles in the bathroom can be laid on the floor and the walls. Some people decide to have tiles only[...]
How to Level Ground (Step-by-Step DIY Instruction + FAQs)
If you own land or a large backyard you will likely need, at some point, to level ground. There are[...]
How Long Does It Take Wood to Dry?
Dried wood is useful for various purposes – in this article, we will cover the two most common ones: timber[...]
5 Common Home Improvement Fails You Should Avoid
Are you planning some DIY projects, but you’re new to it all and worried about making mistakes? Home Improvement work[...]
Floating Wooden Deck Tiles – Selection, Preparation and Installation in 6 Steps
Wooden tiles on a balcony. Whether for balconies, decks, patios or terraces: wooden deck tiles are becoming increasingly popular for outdoor[...]
Woodworking: Detailed Beginner’s Guide to Getting into Woodworking
You probably like the smell of wood, the sound of a saw or a chisel shaping a work piece and[...]
How to Build a Shed Door
Whether you have to replace your old shed doors or finishing a shed, there are easy ways you can build[...]
How to Sharpen a Drill Bit
Drill bits are useful cutting tools. They come in a huge range of sizes, shapes, and purpose. It is so[...]
How Long Does It Take Paint To Dry (Walls, Wood & Concrete)?
When you paint a wall, a ceiling, a door, furniture, a floor or a countertop, you will inevitably ask yourself:[...]
Ultimate Guide to Fixing & Cutting Coving (Designs, Materials, Instruction)
Coving is a material applied between the joints of the wall and ceiling to make your ceiling look more attractive.[...]
Woodworking Safety Tips to Avoid Injuries
In our blog, we promote DIY and woodworking and we provide our readers with useful tips for their hobby. Therefore,[...]
How to Set Up an Air Compressor for DIY Projects
If you are a do-it-yourself (DIY) technician, an air compressor is a vital piece of machinery you can’t afford to[...]
How to Screw into Concrete – Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners
Concrete is one of the most used materials for house and apartment walls and floors and is often thought to[...]
Cutting Aluminum with a Miter Saw (incl. Step-by-Step Instruction)
Aluminum is one of the most versatile metals that you can use and one of the most durable ones too.[...]
How to Use an Air Compressor with Air Tools
One of the most important aspects of operating tools is making sure that they have a proper energy source to[...]
Can You Saw Particle Board (LDF)?
If you are busy with a home DIY project, work in construction or are just curious about materials you have[...]
How Long Does It Take Stain to Dry?
Stain is a popular finish for all types of woodworking, furniture, floors, doors, windows and other exterior and interior wood.[...]
How to Use a Drill and Drill Bits in 5 Easy Steps
New to DIY? Learn how to use a drill correctly and safely. Few types of tools have proven to be[...]
Can You Stain MDF with Wood Stain?
MDF (Medium-density fiberboard) is a construction material that consists of wood fibers joined with resin. Normally, the gluing happens under[...]
How to Paint Pressure Treated Wood [4-Step Guide + FAQs]
There are a number of reasons why you might want to paint pressure treated wood. The desire to achieve a[...]
7 Home Improvement Tips For Wannabe DIY Homeowners & DIY Newbies
Have you bought a newly built home, a place in a maintained area, or a property that you plan to[...]
How to Finish and Refinish Wood in 6 Steps (+ Guide to Wood Finishes)
Wood is a beautiful and durable material which is one of the reasons why it is popular for different uses.[...]
How Long Does Oil Based Paint Take to Dry?
Painting is one of the easiest and cheapest way to instantly spruce up a room, and it’s the most common[...]
Can You Sand Plaster (by Hand or with a Sander)?
Plaster is a gypsum-, lime- or cement-based building material that is used in construction and DIY projects. It is a[...]
How to Season Wood Quickly
Wood is a great material to work with, whether for construction or for burning, but with both uses, it’s important[...]
How to Sand Concrete with a Sander/Grinder or by Hand
Sanding and finishing a concrete wall. There are many ways to finish a concrete countertop, a concrete floor, or other[...]
Can You Stain Particle Board with Wood Stain?
Particle board is an incredibly versatile material. Made from ground-up wood that has been mixed with epoxy and then formed[...]