Richard Trethewey shows Kevin O'Connor how to unclog a backed-up bathroom sink

How to Unclog a Bathroom Sink

Ask This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey reveals the best ways to unclog a backed-up bathroom sink

'Hameln' fountain grass

10 Grasses for Prairie-Style Gardens

From upright and airy to short and mounding, these grasses form the backbone of a prairie garden

Roger Cook builds a raised garden bed for wheelchair access

How to Build a Wheelchair Accessible Raised Garden Bed

Bringing gardening within reach with This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook

large built-in bookcase

7 Surprising Built-In Bookcase Designs

Embrace the not-your-basic bookcase with these inspirational photos and how-tos

dining room with oak strip flooring in dark stain finish, all about prefinished wood foors

All About Prefinished Wood Floors

With the classic good looks of solid wood in a DIY-friendly package, these floors are easy to love—and install

Kevin O'Connor outlines sun-blocking solutions for keeping a deck and home cool during the summer

How to Install a Shade Sail

This Old House host Kevin O'Connor has two simple sun-blocking solutions for keeping a deck and home cool during the summer

oversize blossom design on a porch floor

How to Paint Oversize Blossoms on Your Porch Floor

Decorate your outdoor sanctuary with a large floral design

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