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Quick Fixes to Do Before Holiday Guests Arrive

Make sure your home is in top shape for festivities with friends and family

reader fireplace remodel

A Cheery Fireplace for $795

A dingy hearth wall gets a new look with fresh finishes and light, bright storage

Richard Trethewey and homeowner dry-fitting the shower assembly

How to Add a Shower to a Claw-Foot Tub

This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey outfits an old standalone tub with a new showerhead

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Moved and Improved Bath

An awkward bedroom nook becomes a lavish, light-filled master bath

fire hazards

Beware of Hidden Home Fire Hazards

You may consider your home fire-safe, but dangers lurk around your workbench, behind your walls, and right on your kitchen counter. Here's how to extinguish them

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