Anne Reagan is the editor-in-chief of home remodeling site Porch.
There’s something incredibly satisfying about fixing things — real, practical things — around your home. Not having to pay someone your hard-earned cash to do mundane but necessary life stuff, like hanging a shelf or installing a shower head, can be both empowering and financially smart.
Fortunately, you don’t need a giant metal tackle box or a workbench to be able to master these everyday tasks, but you do need a few basics. And, they can all fit in one box. Click through for our 11 fixer-upper essentials.
Illustrated by Elliot Salazar