This Old House Archives

June 2002

Compact Power

A worm-drive saw that unites East and West coasts

How to Hang a Porch Swing

Precisely measuring the enjoyment porch swings provide is difficult, but a good place to start is...

July / August 2002

With a little innovation, the great outdoors can become the favorite room in your home

Laser Chalk Line

It looks like a tape measure, but it's a lot more high-tech than that

The Winchester House

Healthy but tired, the 1920's Colonial Revival in Winchester got an improved kitchen and master...