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Read This Before You Paint

Before you pick up a paintbrush, check out This Old House's expert guide to the best products, tools, and techniques for putting color on your walls

an outdoor dog bed

How to Build an Outdoor Dog Bed

A smartly designed outdoor bed is a great place for your pooch to beat the heat

9 Secrets of Cottage Style

10 Secrets of Cottage Style

Known for her lively, low-key designs, Jane Coslick shares her trademark tips for adding oomph to plain interiors with salvaged finds and buckets of paint

after illustration of a Photoshop redo of a Queen Anne–style home

Photoshop Redo: Prettying Up a Period House

Uncovering the front porch and restoring facade details help a Queen Anne-style home assume its former shape

waterproofing a basement with Tom Silva and Kevin O'Connor

How to Waterproof a Basement

In this how-to video, This Old House general contractor Tom Silva solves soggy basement problems

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