In This Issue

  • January/
    2004 Issue No. 75

    • New!
    • Tell Us Your Story
      Here's your chance to be featured in the pages of THis Old House magazine — and earn $250
    • Editor Spotlight
      Scott Omelianuk
      Scott Omelianuk, Editor of This Old House magazine, began his long relationship with home improvement at age 15, when he started working after school as a carpenter's gopher. After years of jobsite toil and practical jokes—including being s

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  • It's Perfect!: How to Shop for Salvage Yard Treasures

    Treasure Hunt
    Salvage yards are a gold mine of vintage house parts.
    Amy R. Hughes
    A New Old House
    A contemporary Craftsman borrows the best from the past.
    Joel Hoekstra
    TV Project House: Pushing Ahead
    As the Concord cottage nears completion, the TOH crew makes the most of a small space
    Max Alexander
    Hollywood Comeback
    A crumbling estate from Hollywood's heyday gets a new life.
    Mary Beth Duehr
    Stoves, Cooktops, and Ovens
    On TOH's 25th anniversary, we highlight a quarter century of innovation
    Dan DiClerico
    On the Job
    TOH's 25th anniversary;the Concord grape; tile style; etc.
    House Calls
    Turning a small, dated kitchen into a handsome, functional space
    Talking Shop
    Choosing and using fire extinguishers
    From the Ground Up
    A foundation is forever — how to do it right
    The top 10 wiring problems and what to do about them
    Leslie and Leigh Keno on furniture, furnishings, style, and design
    Homeowner's Handbook
    Replacing an interior door
    Letter From [ITALIC "TOH"]
    Welcome to the party