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      We Tried the AccuBrush MX Paint Edger That Makes Cutting In a Breeze

      One of the many weekend projects on your to-do list happens to be painting a room, but it's so time-consuming you can’t get motivated to start. We tried the AccuBrush MX Paint Edger to see if it could speed up the process.

       

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      The Eleven Percent: Meet Jenny McCarthy, Painter and Stud Hugger Inventor

      Painter and inventor Jenny McCarthy talks about community, Stud Huggers and what's in her tool bag.


      7 Reasons to Consider Going to Trade School

      Trade schools offer affordable education in dependable industries with classes to help you launch, retool or elevate your career.


      Lowe’s Introduces New Rewards Program for Pros

      Lowe's is launching a rewards program for their pro customers based on insights from the pros themselves.


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      Family Handyman Approved: Wago Lever Nuts

      Wary of cheap, twist-on wire nuts? Then try these from Wago.

      Why Lumber Prices Are Soaring Again in 2022

      After normalizing in the second half of 2021, lumber prices are skyrocketing again. Here's why.


      Family Handyman Approved: Zircon HD900 MultiScanner

      An easy-to-use stud finder and scanner, ideal for all levels of DIYer.

      The Home Depot Launches New Credit Card for Pros

      A new credit card from The Home Depot offers exciting opportunities for pros.


      Why Smart Homes May Be Getting a Lot Smarter in 2022

      "Smart" devices can often seem more frustrating than revolutionary, but a new technology could soon change that.


      3 Reasons Why There Is an Appliance Shortage

      Appliances are in high demand and hard to find. Here's why.


      Road Conditions Might Be Worse Than Normal This Winter. Here’s Why.

      A shortage of snowplow drivers might make winter travel a bit more complicated this year.

      Plumber Discovers Megachurch Cash Stash

      You can find some crazy things once you start opening up walls.


      Snowstorm Traps People Inside IKEA Overnight

      Which major department store would you want to be stranded in?


      Skilled Labor Shortage Spurs Action From Construction Industry

      While careers in the trades can be lucrative and fulfilling, the construction industry is having a tough time finding people...


      3 Reasons For The Global Computer Chip Shortage

      The current computer chip shortage is complicating manufacturing at a global level. Here's how we got here.


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      Pros and Cons of Straw Bale Construction

      Straw is a traditional building material, but today's building methods are relatively new. Discover how modern straw bale construction has...

      3 Reasons Why There is a Lumber Shortage

      Lumber supply in the United States is constricting heading into winter. Here's why.


      What Does It Mean To Buy a House ‘As Is’?

      If you're home shopping in a sellers' market, you might be tempted to buy a house as is. Here's what...


      Why You Should Check Out Lowe’s PROvember Sale

      Lowe's is handing out major discounts on pro tools and gear this November. Here's what you need to know.


      GIE+EXPO Changes Name After Fourteen Years

      Big changes are coming to one of the country's most popular trade shows.


      How to Fix a Toilet Handle

      If jiggling the handle doesn't solve the problem, one of these simple fixes probably will.


      What Is a Whirlpool Tub?

      Everything you need to know before buying a whirlpool tub.


      Registration Now Open for the 2022 International Builders’ Show

      The popular industry event is back in person in 2022.


      The Home Depot Partners With Buildertrend to Serve Pro Contractor Customers

      The Home Depot teams up with one of the world's leading construction management programs.

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      Ace Hardware on Pace to Open 170 New Stores in 2021

      Ace still plans to open another 60 locations by the end of the year.


      White House Unveils Plan to Increase Affordable Housing

      The U.S. needs more affordable housing. Here's how the current administration plans to get the country where it needs to...


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      How to Install Metal Roofing

      Learn how to get roofing layers right with these metal roofing tips.


      If You See a Blue Porch Ceiling, This Is What It Means

      There's a long history behind this tradition.


      John Deere Acquires Silicon Valley Robotics Firm

      Is automated equipment the future? John Deere's $250 million purchase of Bear Flag Robotics suggests it is.


      8 Types of Air Conditioners

      Looking to buy an air conditioner? Here's a roundup of eight air conditioner types, along with how to assess which...