DIY Home Repair Articles

As a home owner, it is our responsibility to keep our homes in top shape.

While it would be great if our house and apartment always stayed in the perfect as-new condition we built or bought it in, unfortunately it is a reality that over time things break, get worn out and need repairing.

DIY home maintenance is a scary idea for many people not raised on the idea, but we are here to show you that it is nothing to fear. You don’t have to pay a professional to come and replace your door hinges or install your new barn door. We review the latest products and kits designed to make your DIY home repairs and home improvement jobs easy and stress-free, plus install guides and buying tips to ensure you only pick-up the right product for your needs.

If you’re keen to fix up your kitchen cabinets, doors, windows, walls, furniture or even your car, we explain in easy plain language how to carry out minor cosmetic repairs around your home to make it look and feel like new again.

Need help getting started? Check out our DIY home repair topics here:


home window replacement glass and tools

How to Buy Home Window Replacement Glass & Tools (DIY)

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In this article we explain how to purchase home window replacement glass for your broken window, plus essential glass window repair tools.
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Broken Window: How to Fix & Replace Glass Window Panes (DIY)

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Learn how to fix broken window in your home, how to replace glass window panes, and window crack repair. Clear, step-by-step instructions.
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Best Affordable Window Solar Screens for Your Home (Under $300)

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Sun getting on your nerves? We cover the best DIY exterior window solar screens you can get for under $300, plus buying & install tips.
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How to Install Screen in Window | Home DIY Guide

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Window screen need fixing or replacing? Learn how to install screen in window, and how to fix and make a window screen easily and affordably.
how to fix door that sticks

How to Fix Door that Sticks, Sags or Won’t Close | Home DIY

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House door not working like it should? Learn how to fix door that sticks, sags or won't close yourself, easily & cheaply.
the best barn door hardware

Best Barn Door Hardware Reviews in 2022 (new reviews)

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We share 11 of the best barn door hardware kits in 2022. Brand new reviews & buying tips to help you find the right barn door hardware for your space.
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The Best Pocket Door Hardware in 2022 (new reviews)

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When fitting out the interior of a small home, you need to make…
Best Cabinet Door Bumper Pads Nestkoo

Best Cabinet Door Bumpers 2022 – The Noise Terminator

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BANG! The sound makes you jump. You take your eyes off your…
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Best Car Door Popper Kit You Can Buy in 2022

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Fancy cars these days come with automated doors instead of door…
Best Slider Window

How To Install A Barn Door Hardware: DIY Guide

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So you've probably been scrolling down on the internet and you…
Painting an Adirondack Chair

How to Paint an Adirondack Chair | DIY Project Guide

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Is your Adirondack chair looking a bit tired? Learn how to re-paint and re-stain your Adirondack in this easy DIY project guide.
Adirondack Chair Cushion

How to Make Adirondack Chair Cushions

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Learn how to make your own Adirondack Chair cushions. We walk you through the steps you need to take to create your very own cushions.
Probrico Bed/Bath Door Levers Wave Style Handles

The 5 Best Door Lever Reviews 2022

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You've arrived home with an armful of bags and groceries, standing…
3 Best Door Hinges

The 6 Best Door Hinges 2022 [Updated]

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Let's imagine some guests you sorely want to impress just arrived…
Best Slider Window

The 4 Best Slider Windows Reviewed [2021]

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So, you’ve moved into a new house lately. Everything’s pretty…