Roger Cook discusses the beauty and benefits of large-container planting

How to Plant Using Large Containers

This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook discusses the beauty and benefits of large-container planting

kitchen remodel in Seattle, WA

Something Old, Something New for a Gut Kitchen Redo

Undertaking the gut renovation of her forever kitchen, a seasoned home cook holds fast to two kitchen keepsakes

upgraded steel lamppost

How to Upgrade a Steel Lamppost

Use a PVC column kit and trim to create an architectural detail that shines day or night

family gathered in kitchen of renovated farmhouse

1830s Farmhouse Remodel Fit for a Family

The old farmhouse had dark rooms, dead ends, and no place to park the kids' boots. Here's how an inventive redo made an 1830s artifact just right for a 21st-century household

picnic table in a lush, green yard with a round charcoal grill off to one side with cooking kabobs, and the table is set for six in blue and white, and there is a platter of corn, cut watermelon, and a jug of lemondade

How to Build a Classic Picnic Table

Use cedar boards to make a table and benches fit to host family and friends for years to come

small dog next to pet supplies storage

Eight Great Renovations You and Your Dog Will Love

Planning a remodel? Don't forget about Rover. Today's special built-in features and custom designs go way beyond the doggie door

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Show Us Your Remodel!

Enter your whole house redo for a chance to land on the cover of the October issue and to win $10,000

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