This Old House Archives


June 2011


10 Uses for Chopsticks

Even if you'd rather eat with a fork, these simple wood utensils are worth saving. TOH reader...

How to Choose Roses

Picking the prettiest, hardiest roses for your yard with This Old House landscape contractor...

How to Lay Sod

Creating a lush, new lawn with This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook

How to Patch a Lawn

Repairing dead, damaged lawns with This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook

How to Reseed a Lawn

This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook shows how to breathe new life into an old, tired...

Table Saw Safety

This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shares tips for cutting safely at the table saw

Vintage Fans

New and old, here are 14 retro breeze-makers to help you beat the heat—in style