How to Build a Hairpin-Leg Coffee Table

How to Build a Hairpin-Leg Coffee Table

Blending rustic wood with industrial metal, this coffee table has a high-end look—but costs less than $70 to make.

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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

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A Cheery Fireplace for $795

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

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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

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    How to Get Rid of Ice Dams
    Icicles may be pretty but they can tear off gutters, loosen shingles, and cause water to back up into your house. Here are prevention tips, fast fixes, and long-term repairs from the pros at TOH
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