This Old House Archives


November 2016


12 Top Tech Gifts

Your shopping list is bound to include at least one person who feels that the best gifts are high...

All About Ceiling Fans

These air movers keep you cool and look cool doing it. Here’s how to choose a model that’s right...

Bright Ideas for LEDs

Every year brings a fresh crop of energy-saving bulbs—and fresh waves of panic in the...

DIY Dutch Door for $63

An intrepid homeowner saves the cost of a new Dutch door to contain her dogs—by cutting her...

Generation NEXT

Along with our charter partners, This Old House proudly supports the mikeroweWORKS...

Giftable Brushes

Dusting tools are abundant, with no shortage in the plastics division. But should you crave...

Keep Fabrics From Fading

It’s great to have all that sun shining in, but UV rays can do a number on your soft goods. Here...