This Old House Archives
Create a distinctive decorative frame
How to prevent moisture when carpeting a concrete basement floor with baseboard heating
Q: "Is there something we can apply to an interior brick wall that runs between two houses that...
Whether custom designed or built from a kit, a backyard pavilion provides a perfect place to...
How to clean Douglas fir flooring depends on its finish
A buyer's guide to materials, styles and money-saving options.
Recalling the Good Old Days
Classy, convenient bifold doors revive an old closet.
Repairing or replacing a damper flap helps reduce drafts on a bathroom exhaust fan
What is hot mopping, and what are the steps involved in hot mopping a shower floor?
Follow this advice, and you will get your tiling project done right the first time around.
A step-by-step guide from This Old House master carpenter Norm Abram
"Cutting in" along the ceiling with a brush is an essential first step when painting a wall with...
Q: "Can I seal my leaking gutter seams?"
If you can't get a perfectly tight fit between the sheets, you can at least hide the evidence
Q: Water is seeping in through several cracks in our foundation walls. How do we fix it?
See how your color choice will really look on the wall
Removing radon during the remodeling process
Q: "How do I remove resistant old wallpaper?"
It's relatively simple — but mind your fingers and wear gloves
A 1930s kitchen gets an efficiency update — but keeps its vintage charm
A tip for laying tongue-and-groove flooring