This Old House Archives
How to prevent moisture when carpeting a concrete basement floor with baseboard heating
How to clean Douglas fir flooring depends on its finish
A worm-drive saw that unites East and West coasts
Repairing or replacing a damper flap helps reduce drafts on a bathroom exhaust fan
Q: How can I fix pocket doors that no longer close all the way?
Look beyond the never-to-be-settled debate over siding's merits/sins. It's an affordable, energy...
Options in waterproofing a high water table foundation
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva's method for constructing a handsome on-grade deck
Precisely measuring the enjoyment porch swings provide is difficult, but a good place to start is...
Local codes can be complicated, and running afoul of them costly. Here are ways homeowners can...
An easy way to install bead board on a drywall ceiling
With a little innovation, the great outdoors can become the favorite room in your home
It looks like a tape measure, but it's a lot more high-tech than that
A guide that helps you make straight rip cuts
This gadget measures and marks in one move — no pencil required
Removing radon during the remodeling process
How to install a grip bar in your shower
For his next trick: master refinisher John Dee transforms MDF into wood.
Healthy but tired, the 1920's Colonial Revival in Winchester got an improved kitchen and master...