Easy DIY Ideas
Save money and learn how to do it yourself, from beauty treatments (how to trim your bangs) to small home improvement fixes (how to replace a doorknob).
Purge Your Pantry
Organizing your pantry is easier than you think. Follow these three steps to save time in the kitchen.
Painting Ideas for Just a Touch of Color
If you want to stick with white walls but yearn for a little excitement, bring in small doses of your favorite colors.
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- A putty knife: Removes old caulk or opening paint cans.
- A standard flat-nose claw hammer: 12 to 16 ounces with a steel head.
- A multihead screwdriver: Phillips-head, flathead, and Torx (six-point star shape).