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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.

DIYZ

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

DIYZ

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.

Nifty - Video Hacks and DIYs

Great DIY projects and life hacks

Nifty - Video Hacks and DIYs

Nifty - Video Hacks and DIYs

For those who enjoy DIY projects and life hacks

This is the go-to app for everyone who loves life hacks and getting their hands dirty with fun DIY projects. Want to make a design statement with a throw pillow made from leggings? How about turning an egg into a bouncy ball or making edible jelly cups for drinks? From ingenious ways to cut fruit to organizing your closet, you are guaranteed to find DIY projects to make your life easier with this app.

Why we love it

This app is filled with amazing projects that make life easier, more fun and even less expensive.

Handy Tools for DIY PRO

Handy Tools for DIY PRO

Aexol

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.

Watch DIY

Get home project inspiration from the experts on DIY Network.

Watch DIY

Watch DIY

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.

Do It Yourself Magazine
Do It Yourself Magazine

Do It Yourself Magazine

Meredith Corporation

Try Do It YourselfTM iPad® Edition today – FREE!

Download the app and receive a FREE ISSUE when you say yes to an annual subscription.

Every issue of Do It Yourself brings you the tools, information and inspiration you need to improve your home and garden with ease.

And now with digital issues on your iPad, you can experience all the step-by-step techniques, how-to photos and mistake-proof tips in the print edition of Do It Yourself in a whole new way!

Just look at all you get in every issue ...

•Easy-to-follow plans that show you how to get professional-quality results on a do-it-yourself budget ... without the guesswork!
•Practical projects to help you re-do rooms and transform spaces with basic supplies from your local home store!
•Expert advice from landscapers, builders and homeowners sharing success stories to inspire you to tackle any undertaking!

With everything you love about the print edition at your fingertips, the new digital edition of Do It Yourself brings you time-, money- and energy-saving tips ... starting right now!

Subscriptions available:
1-year subscription for $15.99, automatically renewed until cancelled.

Do It Yourself is published 4 times a year.

SUBSCRIBER’S AUTOMATIC-RENEWAL FEATURE: Your credit card will automatically be charged for another subscription period (another year for annual subscribers) unless you change your subscription preferences in your account setting.

This app was made to view in vertical view.

For app assistance, tap the “App Support” button or call 1-800-864-4004.

(Remember, the images below are only representative. To see the latest issue, download the application.)

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Old House Journal
Old House Journal

Old House Journal

Active Interest Media, Inc

This Old House Journal app offers old-house enthusiasts practical “hands-on” advice for their home restoration projects. For 40 years, Old House Journal has helped old-house owners repair, restore, update and decorate buildings of every age and architectural style. Just like the print edition, readers will continue to find outstanding how-to articles, beautiful photography, hands-on restoration techniques, practical guidelines and first-hand homeowner stories.

The Old House Journal app contains redesigned, interactive, full-version digital editions of the current issues, as well as digital copies of the print edition for back issues of the magazine. The app contains a free preview sample of the interactive magazine. Also available through this app is the 2012 annual Old-House Restoration Guide.

The Old House Journal auto-renewing subscription is $16.99 for one year. It includes eight issues of the magazine. The subscription does not include back issues or the Old-House Guide issue. Payment will be charged to iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase. Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period. Account will be charged $16.99 for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period. Subscriptions may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the user's Account Settings after purchase. No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period. You can find our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use here: http://www.oldhouseonline.com/privacy-policy/
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Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription to that publication.

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This Old House
This Old House

This Old House

This Old House Ventures LLC

This Old House gives you the inspiration, information and detailed instruction you need to take on home-improvement projects of all sizes. Find fresh design ideas for every room, creative DIY solutions, step-by-step projects, and tips from the pros.

This Old House Pricing:
• Single Issue Price - USD $4.99*
• Subscription 1 Month - USD $1.99*
• Subscription 1 Year - USD $15.99*
* For non-US app stores, the equivalent currency charges will apply.
Please note: App subscriptions do not include access to subscription-only content on our website.

Additional Subscription Information:
• Payment will be charged to iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase.
• Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period.
• Account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period, and identify the cost of the renewal.
• Subscriptions may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the user's Account Settings after purchase.
• No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period.

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