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Behind the Scenes of Lowe’s Fix in Six Vines

Behind the Scenes of Lowe’s Fix in Six Vines

The Lowe’s Vine channel and #LowesFixinSix campaign is one of the most popular, and we got a sneak peak at how they are made.

Jonathan Adler & KOHLER: A Match Made in Color

Jonathan Adler & KOHLER: A Match Made in Color

Jonathan Adler is a self-made icon in the design world. He began his career as a potter and soon transitioned his eye for great taste into home furnishings. Adler has also written a few books that celebrate color, so it made perfect sense for his collaboration called KOHLER Colors featuring […]

Milwaukee Tools New Product Launch Event

Milwaukee Tools New Product Launch Event

Milwaukee Tools introduced 50 new tools at the event, more than they ever have.

How To Stain Your Wood Projects

How To Stain Your Wood Projects

Protect your wood projects from water and UV rays with Olympic Elite Advanced Stain+Sealant.

Drone Aerial Video Has Upped the Real Estate Game for Good

Drone Aerial Video Has Upped the Real Estate Game for Good

Drone aerial video footage can give a real estate listing that edge for a faster sale

Moen Introduces SaturDIY Bathroom Makeover – Sponsored Video

This bathroom makeover is one of the slickest videos we’ve seen straight from a manufacturer and is part of their SaturDIY series. Listen to their expert as he shows a young couple how to makeover their bathroom just in time for the new baby. Disclaimer: This post has been sponsored […]

Love Liberty Tool Co. of Maine

How can you not love everything that Liberty Tool Co. of Maine represents. Thanks Etsy! There’s No Place Like Here: Liberty Tool from Etsy on Vimeo.

Jay-Z and Kanye West Take a Milwaukee Sawzall to a Maybach with Mixed Results

Jay-Z and Kanye West Take a Milwaukee Sawzall to a Maybach with Mixed Results

For tool geeks it was cool to see the ubiquitous Milwaukee Sawzall make an appearance in the latest video from Jay-Z and Kanye West, Otis. The opener is ominous with both rappers walking towards a new Maybach, Kanye with a cutoff saw and Jay-Z with a torch. 20 seconds in […]

Window Wisdom Video: Easy Cleaning and Added Security

Window Wisdom Video: Easy Cleaning and Added Security

We’re wrapping up our Window Wisdom series with a short video presented by Steve Donovan from Taylor Brothers Architectural Products here in Los Angeles. They carry a wide selection of windows and doors, but it’s obvious that Steve really knows the Marvin lineup and for him the exclusive features and […]

Battle of the Elevator Pitch from Elevator Pitchmen

Battle of the Elevator Pitch from Elevator Pitchmen

At the Builders Show we asked all of the elevator pitchmen to give us their best elevator pitch, some declined but these guys stepped up to the plate and we’ll let you decide who won the Battle of the Elevator Pitch.

HUD Offers Homebuying Advice Videos

HUD Offers Homebuying Advice Videos

HUD recently contacted us and wanted to share some videos they produced that they feel will help prospective home buyers with their home shopping experience. The videos are a bit dry but informative and get to the point. Watch the videos below.

Favorite Creepy Houses In Horror Movies

Favorite Creepy Houses In Horror Movies

We’re definitely in the Halloween spirit here at C&H, and as you’re embarking on your own Halloween festivities and DIY projects, I thought I’d compile a quick list of my favorite spooky houses that appear (or star in) horror movies. Grab some popcorn, turn down the lights and prepare to […]

Crank It Up: A DIY Soundtrack

Crank It Up: A DIY Soundtrack

What’s a good, messy renovation project without music? In the spirit of all things DIY, we’ve compiled a suggested soundtrack to get you through even the toughest of home projects. Warning: May cause spontaneous singing and dancing instead of building! Proceed with caution … 5. “Sledgehammer,” Peter Gabriel How can […]

Preparing For Delivery Of Construction Materials

Preparing For Delivery Of Construction Materials

Earlier this week, I came across a humorous anecdote about homeowners who had a huge pile of gravel delivered to their house for an upcoming project. A miscommunication occurred between the two parties, and the monstrous pile of gravel ended up just a few feet in front of the garage […]

Don’t Try This at Home: Lawnmower on a Stick

Don’t Try This at Home: Lawnmower on a Stick

The worlds strongest redneck turns a mower into an edger.

This New House Premieres Tonight on the DIY Network

This New House Premieres Tonight on the DIY Network

Tonight is the premiere of This New House on the DIY Network with Kevin O’Connor (current host of This Old House) and Amy Matthews. It’s on at 8pm EST and produced by Bruce Irving who was the longtime executive producer of This Old House. From the trailer it looks like […]

Cool Dog Mows the Lawn

Cool Dog Mows the Lawn

Dog’s are super smart so the next logical step is to train them to help us with yard work. This German Shepherd mows the lawn and looks good doing it. We like the side glance to the camera then it’s back to work.

Rough Cut with Tommy Mac: Sneak Peek

Rough Cut with Tommy Mac: Sneak Peek

We’re giddy about the recent announcement by WGBH of a new show called Rough Cut with Tommy Mac that takes you through the process of building wood pieces many of which come from “rough” lumber that hasn’t been pre-cut or processed. We recently interviewed Tommy Mac about the show and […]

Do You Have a Boiler Room Obsession?

Do You Have a Boiler Room Obsession?

Gone are the days when appliances, such as hot water heaters, are tucked away in deep dark closets. There are a bevy of manufacturers who are responding to better designed products (inspired by European manufacturers who have less room to work with and can’t always hide boilers) and creating boilers, […]

Lawn Mower Modifications: Power = Fun

Lawn Mower Modifications: Power = Fun

Sit-on mowers are becoming increasingly popular and manufacturers are responding by adding more bells and whistles which have also brought costs up in some models to that of a small car. But a few inspired people have modified their mowers in ways that won’t help them mow the lawn any […]

Video Interview with HGTV Designer Libby Langdon

Video Interview with HGTV Designer Libby Langdon

Last week I had the opportunity to do an interview with HGTV designer Libby Langdon and home tech specialist David Gregg. I called in and could watch them answer my questions via a live feed on my computer. There was a slight delay but otherwise it was kinda cool. They […]