This Old House Archives

January 2008

10 Great Space Savers

Deft multitaskers, quick-changing transformers, and masters of illusion are what characterize the...

A Loft Grows Up

Lessons from a couple who refined their former factory space...

Chimney Toppers

Use the reclaimed clay pots to improve fireplace draw or enhance your landscape

Crown Molding Materials

Installing molding where walls meet ceiling adds character and value to your home. But the...

Hardware to Wear

Silver-hammer earrings, nut-and-bolt wedding bands, and other home improvement-themed gifts for...

In Fine Detail

The 1910 house had strong, simple moldings and millwork. A remodel turned it into a full-blown...

Snow Blowers

Snow blowers have come a long way from their humble origins. See the best of today's models

Stair Runners

Create a stairway to heaven with one of these beautiful new runners

Wide World of Epoxy

Because of their unrivaled adhesive strength and ability to resist water and chemicals, epoxies...

Working the Angles

These are the tools you need to measure, lay out, and make accurate cuts of any degree