Roger Cook and Kevin O'Connor split wood for firewood

How to Split Logs for Firewood

This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook shares tools and techniques for quickly, safely splitting firewood


Color Charms a Georgia Cabin's Rustic Revival

Jeep red, cowboy-boot yellow, and a green borrowed from the surrounding pine forest are just a few of the hues this serial renovator used to put her personal, painterly stamp on a 1910 cabin

hand x-ray with a nail

Don't Get Nailed: A Guide to Avoiding Nail-Gun Injuries

Wherein we, um, hammer home safety tips for one common power tool

paint brush dripping with paint, tips for painting without spills

7 Tips to Sidestep Painting Spills

Whether you're heading off a rogue drop or a tsunami-level spill, follow these pro tips to prevent messes big and small

a finished sideboard or credenza

How to Build a Sideboard from Stock Cabinets

This elegant storage piece comes together with off-the-shelf base kitchen cabinets and simple molding

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