This Old House Archives


February 2009


10 Uses for Vinegar

Forget about salad dressing. This inexpensive kitchen stapleā€”the distilled white kind, that is...

9 New Tools That We Love

The annual International Builders' Show offers a glimpse of new tools, products, and gizmos that...

Energy Saving Products

We saw a number of companies exhibiting their green wares at the GreenBuild show in Boston and...

How to Set Up a Ladder

In order to be safe, a ladder needs to remain stationary. Period. And setting it up right is at...

Mini Drivers

This Old House asked a team of readers to put the latest lightweight drivers to the test. Here...