This Old House Archives


February 2007


Cabinet Pulls

Add new life to your kitchen with handle-style pulls that won't put the squeeze on your fingers...

Easy Mowing

Thought the robot vacuum was cool? Better grab a lawn chair for these

March 2007

Get the results you want the smart way, not the hard way

Medicine Cabinets

They can streamline and organize your morning rituals. Take a look at some fetching options that...

Park Proud

Trailers are old housing stock, too—and apparently worth preserving

Planning a Green Remodel

Tackling any redo is difficult, but making it an eco-friendly one adds to the challenge. Here are...

Small Wonder

They had big plans for the little space, determined to enhance its antique charm. Here's how they...

Stone Faced

Rock veneer adds depth and texture to walls, foundations, and chimneys

The Privet Hedge

This iconic living fence functions as a glossy green property marker, windscreen, and noise barrier

Washington Slept Here

From sea to shining sea, our nation's 43 presidents have put their indelible mark on an awful lot...

Winterizing Arborvitae

Q: I'm concerned about ice and snow damaging my four 8-foot-tall arborvitae. How should I protect...

Worst Design Ideas

Not all design ideas are equal. Some of our favorite designers weigh in on "the worst"