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Show Off Your Skills with These Do-It-Yourself Apps

Show Off Your Skills with These Do-It-Yourself Apps

Whether you are the family handy-person, want to take on repairs around the house, or just enjoy do-it-yourself home projects, we have the apps for you.

Do-It-Yourself Apps

If you love DIY projects for your home, these apps will spark your creativity and show you how to make something awesome.

BrightNest – Home Organization, Cleaning Schedule, DIY Crafts, Home Tips and Home Maintenance

Learn how to do it, schedule it, and then get it done.

BrightNest – Home Organization, Cleaning Schedule, DIY Crafts, Home Tips and Home Maintenance

Pick a project and get the details

For those who like DIY apps with scheduling and reminders for projects.

BrightNest provides how-to’s, task scheduling, and reminders for getting jobs done around the house. From how to maintain your washing machine to inspecting your air ducts, the app shows you the tools you will need and the steps involved in completing your home projects. You can also view suggested projects and save your favorites to stay on track.

Why we love it

BrightNest does not just show you how to complete a project, but offers features for scheduling it and reminding you when it is time to get it done.

The Family Handyman DIY Tip Genius

Get helpful tips and advice for all your home projects.

The Family Handyman DIY Tip Genius

Browse and pick projects

For those who like to get tips for doing their own home projects.

The Family Handyman DIY Tip Genius has a large variety of helpful tips for numerous project types. From unclogging a sink to organizing the garage to painting trim, their is useful advice for all sorts of jobs around the house. The app also provides a search feature, sharing and saving your favorites, collections, and money-saving tips.

Why we love it

The Family Handyman DIY Tip Genius from the publishers of The Family Handyman Magazine is a convenient app for quick lookups and help for your home projects and repairs.


Pick your project, follow the steps, and get advice if needed.


View the projects and steps

For those who like to do their own home projects.

DIYZ has a nice selection of projects for your home along with a chat option for professional advice. You can browse or search, mark your favorites, view videos, check out instructions, and purchase items you need for the job from within the app. For both interior and exterior projects, DIYZ is a useful tool.

Why we love it

DIYZ is an easy-to-use app for assistance with your home projects with helpful videos, clear instructions, and advice from pros.

HandyMobi home improvement DIY

Browse, create, and share DIY projects with one app.

HandyMobi home improvement DIY

Check out the categories

For those who like DIY apps that let you share your own projects.

HandyMobi Home Improvement DIY is a useful app if you like to track, plan, and share your own DIY projects. You can browse others and save your favorites, check out project previews, and use handy built-in tools like a converter or level. Check out projects by categories like flooring, carpentry, painting, and roofing.

Why we love it

HandyMobi Home Improvement DIY is a good source for getting those projects done around the house. View instructions for new projects, plan, implement, and share your own, and save items to stay on track.

Handy Tools for DIY PRO

Handy Tools for DIY PRO


Handy Tools for DIY PRO

For those who like all-in-one apps that include tools like rulers, protractors, and levels.

Handy Tools for DIY PRO gives you five must-have tools for your home projects. The app includes a surface level, ruler, protractor, bubble level, and plumb bob. That necessary tool will always be at your fingertips with this convenient app for iPhone and iPad.

Why we love it

When you are in the middle of a project, don’t stop to find that tool. Keep Handy Tools for DIY PRO close at hand.

Level It Out

From hanging wall decor to evening out surfaces, make sure that all of your home projects are level with these handy apps.

Do-It-Yourself TV Apps

Television shows with do-it-yourself project ideas and clear instructions are also great ways to help you transform your space.

DIY Network

Get home project inspiration from the experts on DIY Network.

DIY Network

DIY Network

For those who enjoy home project shows and DIY Network television.

Get ideas for the home with shows on Watch DIY. With airings from DIY Network, you can watch full episodes or clips, stream live television right to your device, and save your favorites. Just log in with your cable service provider and get inspiration for your home projects in a snap.

Why we love it

Watch DIY offers terrific and helpful home projects shows from DIY Network.

Home DIY with Craig Phillips

A handy guide to the most common DIY tasks

Home DIY with Craig Phillips

Home DIY with Craig Phillips

For those looking for some help with common DIY projects

The 'How to' guides contain more than 20 minutes of video presented by Craig Phillips and step by step advice. They also include a list of all the things you’ll need to complete each task, which you can easily save into a shopping list in your projects folders. Use the 'Projects' area to save all your DIY tasks into handy customisable folders with to-do lists, photos, shopping lists and room calculations. Our handy Calculators will help you work out quantities for common DIY materials such as tiles, paint and wallpaper. You can also save your calculations into your project folders. Finally, you’ll also find a useful Spirit level.

Why we love it

From how to use a power drill to how to tile a wall, this app covers some of the most common DIY project tasks

Grab the Ruler

For measurements one foot or less, a ruler app at your fingertips helps you get the job done right.

Do-It-Yourself Magazines

Magazines with tips from the experts can give you that inspiration you need for do-it-yourself projects.

Style at Home Magazine
Style at Home Magazine

Style at Home Magazine

Time Inc. (UK) Ltd


Download the app now and take advantage of this amazing offer when you subscribe.

Please note offer applies to annual subscriptions only.

Stylish Homes, Affordable Ideas .

The practical monthly magazine for women who take a hands-on approach to decorating, revamping and styling their home. Every issue contains inspiring real homes, room transformations, easy makes, step-bystep
projects, finishing touches, great-value shopping and affordable style ideas.

Plus a special pullout ‘Cook it’ section each issue, with 50+ quick and easy recipes.

Subscription options

The available subscription periods for Style at Home Magazine are 1 month or 1 year and your subscription will start with the latest available issue.

Purchase a single issue £1.99
Purchase a monthly subscription £1.49
Purchase an annual subscription £13.49

Want to try before you buy? Install the App and download the free sample issue from the store.

- Payment will be charged to your iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase
- Your subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current subscription period
- Your iTunes account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period, for the same duration and at the current subscription price
- Your subscriptions may be managed, and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to your iTunes Account Settings after purchase
- No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during an active subscription period
- Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when you purchase a subscription
- Please note that the 30 day free trial offer applies to new subscribers only and cannot be redeemed more than once 

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House Beautiful Magazine US
House Beautiful Magazine US

House Beautiful Magazine US

Hearst Communications, Inc.

At House Beautiful, we believe that everyone has a beautiful house in them. Explore every issue for the best in home design and entertaining. Plus, decorating tips from top designers, experimenting with color made easy, exclusive finds to style and organize your home, and more!

Subscribe now and get INSTANT access to the latest issue! Don't forget, you can also get free access to issues with a timed preview (on your iPhone, too!).

Plus, share app content with your favorite social networks. Using a simple two-finger tap, actual images of the content itself are “clipped” and can be sent directly to Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, or Pinterest, or via email or saved to your photo roll.

Download our free app today! Select the issue you'd like to purchase, or sign up with a subscription and save!

Subscriptions available:
• Single issue purchase available for $4.99, no automatic renewal.
• 1-month subscription available for $1.99, automatically renewed until cancelled.
• 1-year subscription available for $19.99, automatically renewed until cancelled.

When purchasing through iTunes, your account will be charged at confirmation of purchase.

Your subscription will auto-renew unless you turn this off 24 hours before the subscription runs out. You can also turn off auto-renewal at any time from your iTunes account settings.

No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during an active subscription period.

Please note that you must have iOS 9.0 or higher installed on your device to use this app.

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Better Homes and Gardens
Better Homes and Gardens

Better Homes and Gardens

Pacific Magazines

"Welcome to Better Homes and Gardens, Australia's No. 1 magazine! Inside every issue you’ll find inspiring, achievable and refreshing ideas to create a home you’ll love!
· Renovating and decorating inspiration, with expert advice and top tips
· Delicious food for every occasion
· Step-by-step craft and DIY projects
· Gardening know-how and blissful outdoor ideas
· Plus, so much more – including recipes and projects from the show!

Download the App and be inspired to create a home you love.

Downloading the Better Homes & Gardens app allows you to buy your digital editions. Magazine content can only be accessed with a purchase. Download our free app today, then select the issue you’d like to purchase, or subscribe for one month, six months or twelve months with an auto-renewing subscription.

Available subscriptions are:

1 month: AU $3.99
6 months: AU $19.99
12 months: AU $34.99

Or single issues can be purchased for AU $4.99

By subscribing, you’ll never miss an issue and each new issue will automatically be available for download to your device as soon as it is released.

Pacific Magazines Pty Ltd offer a range of subscription options, including monthly, 6 monthly and annual (12 months). Subscriptions include the latest issue and all regular issues released during your subscription period (back issues are not included but may be purchased as single issues).

Payment will be charged to your App Store account at confirmation of purchase (or in the case of a free trial, 24 hours prior to the expiration of the free trial period, to commence the paid subscription term). This subscription will automatically renew unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24 hours before the end of the current period. Your account will be charged for renewal within 24 hours of the end of the current subscription period. To manage your subscriptions and auto-renewal options, please go to your Account Settings on your device.

If your subscription includes a free trial period, this free trial period can only be redeemed once, and unused portions are forfeited if you purchase the subscription.

If you are activating a subscription purchased directly from Pacific Magazines Pty Ltd your subscription includes automatic-renewal. This means your subscription continues without interruption and your credit card will be charged for another subscription period (monthly, quarterly, 6 monthly or annual) unless you choose to cancel. You can cancel your subscription at any time and you will continue to access magazine issues through to the end of your last billing period.

For speed and consistency, we highly recommend downloading issues over WiFi.

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The Family Handyman
The Family Handyman

The Family Handyman

Trusted Media Brands, Inc.

The Family Handyman delivers expert and understandable advice for do-it-yourselfers. Save money when you repair and improve your home yourself, and feel the pride of independence and accomplishment; The Family Handyman will guide you along the way. Fix plumbing problems, add storage space, save on appliance repairs, build bookcases, learn about cool tools –– even build a shed! Each issue has how-to videos and step-by-step photography that simplify and demystify even the most complicated of home improvements, and is jam-packed with tips to improve your skills.

SUBSCRIPTIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE. Download the Family Handyman app and enjoy the free sample issue. Then choose your payment plan: SAVE UP TO 62% off the single-issue price. PRINT SUBSCRIBERS: FREE ACCESS to the iPad edition is included in your subscription for six months. Just download the app and tap on the “Current Magazine Subscriber” button to get started.

Note: Downloads of issues can take a few minutes—that’s because we’ve included bonus content such as photos, exclusive videos, interactive content, and more. Take full advantage of Apple’s Newsstand feature by connecting your iPad to your Mac or PC and installing iOS 5 before downloading this app.

Subscriptions Available
• 1-month subscription for $1.99, automatically renewed until canceled
• 1-year subscription for $14.99, automatically renewed until canceled
• NOTE: Your subscription starts with the latest issue; back issues are not part of your subscription but may be purchased as single issues ($3.99).

SUBSCRIBERS’ AUTOMATIC-RENEWAL FEATURE: Your credit card will be automatically charged for another subscription period (another year for annual subscribers, another month for monthly subscribers) unless you change your subscription preferences in your App Store account settings.

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Measure It Up

When a ruler won’t cut it but a measuring tape will, grab one of these apps instead of hunting through your toolbox.