This Old House Archives


February 2011


All About Garage Doors

No longer an afterthought, they're stronger, more weathertight, and brimming with character. The...

How to Fix Leaky Siding

This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shows how to prevent water from leaking in behind...

How to Get a Mortgage

Learn all the financial steps you'll take to apply for and obtain a mortgage for your home

How to Strip Wallpaper

How to remove the old wallpaper so you can cover your wall with your choice of finish