This Old House Archives
Q: "How do I put up shelves on cement basement walls?"
Q: "Should you build walls yourself or leave it to a pro?"
The tricky task of cutting crown molding in the kitchen
The tool that takes the hassle out of sanding wood
Bridging the gap in corners
Or, why Santa's sidewalk isn't brick
Q: "Should I dig out the basement or build an addition?"
Q: What causes the mold on my roof? How can I get rid of it? How can I keep it from coming back?
A step-by-step guide to buying a water heater
Are 12-inch squares too weighty for the shower?
Plastic planks that don't crack, rot, or splinter
Q: " At what point is a house too out of level?"
Here's how you can make your home more comfortable, attractive, and safe
Whether or not to do it depends on the age of your house
We show you the range of styles and materials that affect the look and efficiency of the latest...
Inside or out — where do you begin?
A sticky problem, with a trial-and-error solution
When the family dog is enough to make it vibrate, it's time for a fix
The right way to size a staircase
It's a matter of water, sewage and taxes
Helping kids discover the joy of construction
You don't know where you stand if you don't know how you got there. Here's a brief history of...
Radiant heat is great underfoot, but it takes time
Is a French drain the way to go?
Before the flower beds and shrubs can be planted at the TV project house, some landscape trouble...