Project Files

Whether you're a first-time DIYer or have hundreds of successful projects under your tool belt, we've got the know-how to help. Have something in mind but don't know where to begin? Our Project Files provide helpful, how-to instructions to see you through your project from Start to Finish.

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Fall Yard Cleanup
How to Grow a Veggie Garden
Hanging a Chandelier
Fireplace Maintenance

Prepare your yard for
the winter!

See Project File

Make sure your flashing is ready
to take on wet weather.

See Project File

This is the best way to
hang a chandelier.

See Project File

Keep your home safe by making sure your chimney is clean before winter.

See Project File

More Project Files:


Designing Gardens with Herbs
Gardening Checklist
Growing a Veggie Garden
Just Add Water
Lawn Mower Safety
Planting a Container Garden
Top 10 Gardening Tools
Transplanting House Plants
Planting Shrubs, Trees and Bushes
Weed Free Lawn


6 Tips for a Greener Christmas
6 Tips for Less Stress During the Holidays
Christmas Decorating 101
Christmas Decoration Storage
Decorating Outside with Lights
Holiday Decorating Checklist
Holiday Safety Tips
Top 10 Products for Easy Holiday Decorating


Kitchen & Bathroom:

Accessorize Your Bathroom
Bathtub Installation
Installing Cabinet Doors
Installing Cabinet Drawer Fronts
Installing Kitchen Cabinets
Replacing Cabinet Hardware
Replacing Cabinet Hinges
Countertop Replacement
Faucet Replacement
Kitchen Check List
Kitchen Sink Replacement
Organization Solutions for
Cramped Kitchens

Revitalizing Old Kitchen Cabinets
Showerhead Installation
and Purchase

Toilet Replacement
Tub Surround Installation
Water Conservation Products & Projects

Paint & Stain:

Easy Steps to Finishing and
Staining Wood Furniture

Paint Checklist
Paint Like a Pro!
Deck Staining


Ceramic Tile Installation
Laminate Flooring Installation
Vinyl Floor Tile Installation

Home Décor:

Ceiling Fan Installation
Interior Door Hardware Installation
Hanging a Chandelier
Hanging Pictures
Hanging Wallpaper
Houseplant Care Guide
How to Measure for Window Treatments
Tips for Decorating Interiors with Light
Wall Décor


Fireplace Maintenance
Fire Safety and Prevention
Furnace Filter Replacement
Home Safety
Ladder Safety
Dealing with Moisture in your Basement
Tips for Creating a Home Work Shop
Emergency Checklist

Tools & Hardware

Pressure Washer Use and Maintenance
Tool Essentials for Homeowners


Basic Flashing Fixes
Basic Installation Tips for Vinyl Siding
Creating a Water Feature
Fall Checklist
Fall Yard Cleanup
Installing Preassembled Fence Panels
Installing Wall Stones
Low Voltage Landscape Light Installation Guide
Plant Fall Bulbs Now For Spring Colour
Resurfacing an Asphalt Driveway
Roofing Checklist
Simple Shingle Repairs & Maintenance
Wood Playsets

Building Supplies & Other

How to Build a Deck From Start to Finish
Plan & Build Your Deck
Deck Maintenance
Deck Staining
Concrete Repairs
Drywall Repairs
Easy Insulation for Energy Efficiency
How to Add Lattice Skirting to a Deck
How to Clean a Deck with "Deck Wash"
How to Install Composite Decking
Repairing Your Deck
Work Safety

More Project Files coming soon!