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How to Install Shoe Molding

Do you want to hide unsightly gaps between the walls and floors or add a nice extra detail to your baseboard moldings? This slender trim is an easy way to get you that finished look.

How to Dispose of Old Gasoline

Did you know that the fuel for your vehicle or power equipment can expire? Here’s how to tell if it’s no longer ok to use and find out how to safely transport and get rid of it.

Toilet with a nearby plunger

How to Unclog a Toilet

A clogged toilet is one of the most common and stressful problems people have to deal with in their homes. If not cleared swiftly and properly, it can become a big mess, possibly spilling onto the bathroom floor and leaking through to the rooms below. In this video, This Old House plumbing and heating contractor Richard Trethewey explains how to unclog a toilet.

How to Build a Deck Gate

This sturdy but simple exterior gate is affordable, easy to build, and will make any porch or deck a safer place to hang out. Follow this guide to learn how to build a deck gate yourself.

Idea House: Building a Modern Mountain Home

Work is underway on our newest Idea House, a contemporary, energy-efficient home that reflects its Rocky Mountain setting.

Past Meets Present: Inside Season 43’s Concord Country Cape Project

An 1880 Cape gets a 21st-century update, providing the perfect balance of antique charm and contemporary style for a growing family.