This Old House Archives


June 2015


6 Questions for Tom Silva

General Contractor of This Old House since 1986, Tom Silva shares memories of his favorite house...

Around the Web

The 5-second rule, Jerry Seinfeld's TV apartment, and an award-winning fish

Fete the Fourth in Style

From extra seating to festive lighting, we've rounded up all the home goods for a shindig that...

Pro-Approved Moving Hacks

Moving is a process loaded with logistical challenges. We talked to relocation pros for tips on...

Revive a Beat-Up Deck

Coat cracked and dried-out boards with sand-impregnated paint to bring them back to life