For Bethany, the household handywoman, and Ruthy who enjoys working with tools:) Awesome website for homeowners: The Family Handyman. Anything that you need fixed, there's a step by step guide with difficulty rating and cost.
Got Wood? Get rid of scratches and dings with a simple wipe. No need to sand and refinish, and it's cheap! Clean up your wood cabinets, doors, baseboards in a matter of minutes! I thought I had to sand and re-stain my bedroom set!
How to Paint a Room Fast - a veteran painting contractor shares his secrets for painting walls fast, yet producing first-rate results. My dad has owned his own painting-contractor business for 30 years now, so I know these tips are legit