This Old House Archives

September 2002

Foam and Wiring

A bit of foresight makes future electrical connections a snap

Green Acres

One-bag-fits-all seed mixes won't always yield a perfect lawn. Here are the best turf types for...

Island Cooktop Vent

What's the best way to vent a cooktop that's installed in a kitchen island?

October 2002

The fearless experts of This Old House share their wisdom on real homeowner questions

Two-Piece Molding

Q: The baseboard in our house consists of two pieces of wood: a flat lower piece and a top piece...