Use pressure-treated lumber and PVC trim to create a shelter designed by Tom Silva to keep predators at bay—and provide a source of fresh eggs right out your back door.
The key to great barbecue isn't your secret sauce—it's a clean grill. Follow these tips for improved grill performance and better tasting barbecue.
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva helps a hobbyist woodworker turn her small garage into an efficient workspace—with tips anyone can use.
Thanksgiving is the peak day of the year for kitchen fires. Here are 8 tips protect yourself, your guests, and your property.
Take action to keep downspouts running freely before those shade trees start shedding in earnest.
From leaf blowers to vacuums, we’ve used all kinds of products and technology to tackle this annual chore. Sometimes the best approach is well-designed, simple tools.
Read this guide to compare four different materials and approaches to decide how to build your retaining wall.
We rounded up our best retaining wall ideas so you can plan your DIY landscaping project.
Want to create a lusher lawn? Read these tips from This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook.