This Old House Archives

May 2007

Bath Faucets

From modern to traditional choose one that suits your style

Best New Bath Products

We've lined up our favorite bathroom fittings and fixtures from the International Builders' Show

Best New Tools

The editors' guide to choosing and using the latest hand and power...


A compressor can bring a breath of fresh air to your toolbox

How to Plant in Pots

Container gardens are a movable feast for the senses. Here's how to assemble and care for...

The Perfect Getaway

Now might be the ideal time to buy a vacation home—as long as you're buying for passion,...

Unfinished Business

Grander house projects than mine get done all the time—so why can't I complete even the...