How to Stop Embers From ‘Popping’ Out of Your Fireplace

Photo: rawf8 (Shutterstock) Sitting around a crackling fire is one of the nicest, most serene winter…

How to Tell If Your Floor is Hardwood or Laminate (and Why It Matters)

Photo: design.at.krooogle (Shutterstock) Even if you’ve never once contemplated the flooring you walk on, buying a…

The Difference Between Wood Putty and Wood Filler (and When to Use Them)

Photo: Virote Chuenwiset (Shutterstock) One of the benefits of using wood to build furniture, structures, and…