Do you ever suspect that the
editors here at The Family Handyman magazine know exactly what needs to be done at your house? Just
when you think, "I wonder how you go about fixing that," we arrive in your
mailbox (or we could!), answer in hand.
what our spies have told us needs to happen at your place this summer. Our June
issue is on sale at newsstands today.
a no-upkeep backyard tableNope,
it's not plastic. This beautiful faux slate patio table is made from
construction grout tinted with dye. It looks so much like real stone that
you'll fool all the people, all the time.
kitchen in a weekend!Four
fast, inexpensive projects to add some wow to your kitchen.
Meet homeowners Steve and Kama, who gave their kitchen a style kick with a
granite-look countertop kit, wallpaper and stainless steel backsplashes and
cabinet door inserts. All this for $600!
faucet anywhere in your yardWhat?
It's not even June, and you're already tired of dragging garden hoses around
your yard? This weekend, install a faucet right where you need it.
simplest, back-friendliest retaining wall in history. Oh, yeah, and the
cheapest! Round up a pair of buddies (preferably one named Bob Cat) and take
care of that slope in your yard.
for busting rusty nutsWe
swear, every auto repair involves at least one stuck bolt. Here's how to remove
those stuck fasteners without even breaking a sweat.
in DIY: Cordless string trimmersYes,
we've noticed that your yard is looking a bit overgrown.... If you're shopping
for a new string trimmer, check out this tool review. We compare the features
and performance of 10 battery-powered models.
until you see what we have in mind for you in July!
Did someone mention rusty nuts? Here's more information on How to Loosen Nuts, Bolts and Screws.
When will the ipad app get this issue?
How sad that the Family Handyman iPad app is now defunct and the new zinio app has so much less function. No way to bookmark, save, or shar/send something.... I feel a bit like it was bait and switch -- tried the Family Handyman app and really liked it, so I subscribed, only to find it's much less... Sigh...
What's the deal with the iPad app? Apple indicates it's no longer available for download.
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