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The Billerica House 1999

Close to home, This Old House tackled a project close to its heart: rebuilding Dick and Sandra Silvas' house from foundation to finishes after a devastating fire.

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The Key West House 1999

This Old House headed to the southernmost city in the continental United States, Key West, Florida, for the renovation of a circa 1886 Conch Captain house.


The Watertown House 1998

The show kicked off its 20th anniversary with the renovation of a sprawling 1886 Queen Anne-style Victorian in the Boston suburb of Watertown, Massachusetts.

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The San Francisco House 1998

This Old House converted a 1906 Arts and Crafts-style church into a single family home for Laurie Ann Bishop and Mark Dvorak.


The Milton House 1997

With the help of Julia Child, Marian Morash, Ethan Allen and Laura Ashley, to name a few, This Old House turned an Antique Colonial farmhouse into a dream house.


The Tucson House 1997

Plans for this 1930s Pueblo Revival stucco home included expanding the kitchen and patio areas and building an outdoor courtyard and veranda, all against a breathtaking backdrop of mountains and desert in Tucson, Arizona.


The Nantucket House 1996

The This Old House crew transformed a small 1887 Victorian cottage into a summer home with year-round capabilities.


The Savannah House 1996

This Old House helped the Flemings preserve their Georgia peach — a 1884 Italianate Victorian rowhouse on Monterey Square.


The Salem House 1995

A neglected circa 1784 Federal rejoined the ranks of other historic homes in Salem, Massachusetts.

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The Napa Valley House 1995

The renovation of Dennis Duffy's 1906 Victorian farmhouse in the vineyards of northern California included the expansion and updating of the home's dark and dated the kitchen to take advantage of spectacular views.


The Acton House 1994

This Old House rehabilitated and expanded a 1710 Colonial farmhouse in Acton, Massachusetts, working to preserve the integrity of the original structure while adding a kitchen, laundry room, family room and master suite.


The Honolulu House 1994

The renovation and expansion of homeowner Christiane Bintliff's 1930s, termite-damaged, ocean-side bungalow took the crew to Honolulu, Hawaii.


The Belmont House 1993

The restoration of this 1907 Shingle-style Victorian included the removal of asbestos siding and overhaul of a kitchen.


The Miami House 1993

The restoration of a 1917 Mediterranean Revival-style home, damaged by Hurricane Andrew, brought the crew to Miami, Florida.


The Lexington Ranch 1992

Architect Graham Gund designed a second floor addition and a great room for this radical transformation of a 1950s home.


The London House 1992

In This Old House's first venture outside USA, the crew headed to London, England, to refurbish the top floor flat of an 1857 Late Georgian-style building in the Notting Hill/ Bayswater district.


The Wayland House 1991

The historical renovation of "Kirkside," an 1815 Colonial Revival-style home, included new septic and heating systems; a new roof and chimneys; and the repair of the master suite.

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The New Orleans House 1991

This Old House converted a circa 1895 "shotgun double" into a one-family house, renovating the interior and restoring the facade.

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The Jamaica Plain House 1990

This Old House collaborated with Boston's Public Facilities Department on the renovation of an abandoned triple-decker, creating a home and two rental apartments for a first-time home buyer.

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The Santa Fe House 1990

In the desert of the Southwest, This Old House updated a 1930s adobe home with a library addition.