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Save This Old House: FREE Alabama Colonial Revival

This stately (fire-resistant) brick house is priced to move

How to Install Shutters on a Brick House

Use masonry anchors to attach working window coverings to a plain brick facade—and add some period charm, to boot

The Lexington Colonial House: Bridging the Exterior Design Gap

As a young Colonial gets additional space for TOH TV, it also receives a face-lift that feels both contemporary and true to its roots

Six Lawn-Care Mistakes to Nix

A turf professor schools us on lawn care worth skipping


How to Build a Living Wall Vertical Garden

Use pressure-treated lumber and galvanized planter boxes to erect a vertical garden filled with colorful greenery

Save This Old House: Ohio Brick Greek Revival

A bequeathed fortune allowed a widow to build this lavish home that has seen many lives


How to Clad a Wall in Stone

Use cast-concrete stone-veneer panels and masonry screws to dress up a plain wall

Save This Old House: New York Queen Anne

Invest in an early Sears kit house with charming original details

The Lexington Colonial House: Before

For the 35th anniversary season, the This Old House TV crew is tackling its youngest house yet: a 1966 Garrison Colonial in the Boston suburb of Lexington

How to Build a Hidden Door

Trim out a slab door with poplar boards to create a hidden passage disguised as a paneled accent wall