This Old House Archives
Can I convert my garage to create a cathedral ceiling?
The case of the vibrating washer
Truncated treads cut the run in half
Q: "How do I bend wood for a stair riser?"
How to get the gray out
Trimmers and techniques to keep your grass looking its best
What's normal settling, and what's a sign of real trouble?
What purpose do they serve, and can you do without them?
Solutions for leaky sashes
They're strong, but they're a big job
The best choices for high-traffic areas
Q: "Our bluestone walkway is cracking. Is there a better stone we should have used?"
Buying houses at auction is the hot new real estate trend
What's going on when the grout starts cracking?
Q: "I would like to fill...
A step-by-step guide to a most diverting project
The right way to clean up limbs and the best time of year to do the job
Sometimes a drip is not really a leak at all
It's better under masonry, but it works with wood floors, too
The latest in kitchen and bath includes ideas for smaller great rooms that use less space to the max
What to consider when creating luxurious outdoor rooms, impressive pathways, and grown—up...
Getting rid of a persistent pain
Getting rid of little rodents and their not-so-little smell
Richard Trethewey does some sleuthing
It's not a bad place to be at all, when the seats are as lovely as these. Which garden bench is...
Having a custom-made staircase built doesn't mean vacating the second floor during weeks of...
Old tiles leave their mark on soft pine floors
We've got advice and how-to tips for bringing a garden to your door.
Start annual landscape cleanup and prepare for the growing season
Pressure-balancing valves prevent sudden temperature swings
Q: We have a major leakage problem and are getting a new roof. What is the best underlayment to...
Q: "Is there a way to remove a layer of wax on hardwood floors?"