man installing shingles on gabled roof
Photo: Anthony Tieuli

Mending a Mismatch

It's never good when the first thing you notice about a house is its garage. But that was precisely the case at the current This Old House TV project, a 1940s Colonial Revival in Auburndale, Massachusetts, owned by Raveen and Allison Sharma. TOH general contractor Tom Silva, shown here remodeling the structure, sums up the problem perfectly: "The attached garage is original to the house. But it looks like an afterthought."
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