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Empower yourself with the insights and know-how it takes to tackle projects the right way, when you need it. You don’t have to be in-store to get assistance with your DIY projects. We’re there for you wherever you are. Turn to our library of guides for expert help at home, on the go or at your job.  We want your home improvement projects to be a success. 


Get the Know-How You Need

  • Our instructional DIY guides and videos will give you confidence to tackle your next project. 
  • Use our guides to complete projects step-by-step 
  • Make informed buying decisions  
  • Spark inspirational style ideas 
  • Watch short DIY digital workshop videos on how to use tools the right way 
  • View how-to guides on your phone or any of your devices  


Buy with Confidence

Do some research before you make a big purchase. Buying guides tell you what you need to know before you invest. You want to make the best purchase to suit your needs. We want you to, also. So, we pulled together top information you need in hundreds of buying guides to support your decision-making process– from appliance buying guides to tool buying guides. Weigh your options and get educated. Explore detailed comparison charts, relevant information, safety considerations and details on different types of products.  


How to Get It Done the Right Way

Follow the step-by-step instructions to complete your project with expert guidance. Project guides show you how to build it, fix it or install it. You’ll know what tools and materials you need, how much time it might take and how easy or difficult the project. If you’re looking for DIY pest control ideas, check our arsenal of guides for every pest you can think of and we’ll tell you how to get rid of it. Before you redo your bathroom, you might want to browse our DIY plumbing ideas. A little research up front can save you time and money down the road. We’re even there to assist your DIY auto repair needs. 


Our guides are designed to help DIYers of every skill level. Each step of the projects is explained in easy-to-understand instructions and supporting photos. Many of our how-to guides come with carefully crafted instructional videos to make it easier for you.  


Generate Ideas

We all need a little help when it comes to style ideas for our spaces. Need to focus on a look and feel are you going for? Or, get a boost on how to tackle spring cleaning? Browse our photo-heavy inspiration guides for ideas on how to approach your project. We can show you organization ideas to clear out and unclutter your spaces.  


No Surprises. Know the Cost Upfront

Our cost guides tell you how much to expect the cost of a home renovation project. How Much Does it Cost to Install a Countertop? explains the costs associated with new countertop installation. Learn the differences in the costs of materials, installation options and other cost considerations. 


Free Hands-on DIY Learning Workshops.

Join a Home Depot workshop at your nearest store. Our store associates can help you kick off a DIY project with confidence. From drywall repairs and paint projects to kids’ crafts. You’ll also learn proper safety measures and skill building.  


Garden Projects and Ideas

Join the Garden Club and join millions of like-minded gardeners. We’ll send you weekly gardening tips just for you. Tap into project ideas, how-to videos, local gardening tips and expert advice. Plus, you’ll have access to money-saving project-inspiring ideas.