This Old House Archives

May 2011

All About Gutters

Everything you need to know to select and maintain these unsung heroes of roof-water management

How to Choose a Primer

Pick the right primer for the job and for your paint type and learn when to sand for a super...

How to Pick a Paint

From our Beyond the Basics: Painting series—learn how to deal with low-solvent paints, and sort...

How to Pick a Paintbrush

Learn which brush is the most universal and how to spot quality bristles that are right for the job

The Bedford House

TOH TV takes on the renovation of one of its oldest houses to date, a 1720 Georgian home listed...