The 10 Best Mattresses for Back Sleepers
Back sleeping can be a healthy sleep position if you have a proper mattress supporting you. We rounded up the best mattresses for back sleepers to ensure you’re resting comfortably and with proper posture.
Volunteer Day 1: Meet the Homeowner
Host Kevin O’Connor takes us to Dorchester, Massachusetts to partner with Rebuilding Together Boston in helping a very special homeowner.
Volunteer Day 2: Demolition and Patio Prep
The Ask team gets to work at the Rebuilding Together Boston job site, removing the old deck with surgical precision while also preparing the corner of the lot for a beautiful brick patio.
Volunteer Day 3: Framing and Landscaping
Host Kevin O’Connor takes us back to the Rebuilding Together Boston job site to rebuild the deck while also giving the yard some fresh new landscaping.
Volunteer Day 4: Completion
The crew and an army of volunteers fight the rain to bring the Rebuilding Together Boston project to completion.
S44 E12: Design Talk
Watch as shingles are installed on a small roof valley. The homeowners make design selections, and exterior windows are trimmed with a prefabricated trim system. Then, the railing on the original staircase is raised.
S21 E12: Neighbors Helping Neighbors
The Ask This Old House team partners with Rebuilding Together Boston to gather volunteers, repair a homeowner’s deck, construct a new patio, and install landscape lighting and plantings.
5 Best Pool Shocks (2023 Review)
Pool shock eliminates algae, bacteria, and other contaminants, keeping your pool water clear all season long. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best pool shocks on Amazon to help you find the one that’s right for you.
How Do Home Improvements Impact Your Taxes?
If you’ve recently made updates to your house, you may be wondering if you’re eligible for a tax break. Depending on the type of changes or renovations you’ve implemented, you might get a little extra help from the government on your home upgrade.
The Best Mattresses for Stomach Sleepers
If you have trouble relaxing when face-down in a store trying to find the best bed for stomach sleepers, you aren’t alone. The good news: You can buy the perfect prone position mattress from an online mattress brand instead. The This Old House Reviews Team has the know-how to help you make an informed choice without leaving home.
HVAC Air Balancing: What You Should Know
If you’re struggling with maintaining—or even attaining—a consistent temperature throughout your house, your HVAC system may be out of balance. This guide will explain the basics of air balancing, including how DIYers can tackle the job and when they should call a professional to sort out their home’s heating and air conditioning system.
8 Best Cooling Sheets in 2023
Say goodbye to sweaty nights and hello to refreshing and restful sleep with the best cooling sheets on the market.
Belt sanders are a must-have item for woodworkers of any experience level as they allow for quick and easy sanding on any wood type.
The 5 Best Pressure Cookers (2023 Guide)
Pressure cookers are airtight pots that generate high-pressure steam to cook food faster than traditional pots and pans. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best pressure cookers on Amazon.
5 Best Beverage Refrigerators (2023 Guide)
A beverage refrigerator is a specialized appliance that chills soda, beer, wine, and other drinks. In this guide, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best beverage refrigerators on Amazon.
The 5 Best Baby Gates (2023 Guide)
You can section off your home’s rooms or levels with baby gates to prevent your toddler from getting hurt. In this guide, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the best baby gates on Amazon.
5 Best Entryway Benches (2023 Guide)
Give your guests a comfortable place to take off and put on their shoes with an entryway bench. In this guide, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the best entryway benches on Amazon.
5 Best Drywall Saws (2023 Guide)
Drywall is heavy and thick, making cutting it a challenge for even the most seasoned DIYers. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best drywall saws on Amazon.
5 Best Welding Tables (2023 Guide)
Welding without a proper table can be unsafe and difficult. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the best welding tables on Amazon.
The 5 Best Duct Tapes (2023 Guide)
Duct tape is an essential item to have around for quick fixes. In this guide, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best duct tapes on Amazon.
The 5 Best Coffee Grinders (2023 Guide)
For serious coffee drinkers, a good coffee grinder is an essential item in your kitchen. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the best coffee grinders on Amazon.
The 5 Best Soaker Hoses (2023 Guide)
Using a soaker hose is a low-effort, low-impact way to keep your plants watered. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best soaker hoses on Amazon.
The Best Pool Accessories (2023 Guide)
Accessories, such as games, lights, and cup holders, make using your pool even more fun. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the best pool accessories on Amazon.
Understanding Septic Systems
Plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey teaches host Kevin O’Connor everything he needs to know about septic systems, how they work, and how to maintain them.
Simple Guide to Houseplant Care
Landscape contractor Jenn Nawada takes us to a local nursery to discuss houseplant care with Massachusetts Certified Horticulturist Jennifer Rolo.