Here’s our best noise reduction tips to help you block out the sounds of busy street traffic and your neighbor’s lawn mower.
A septic tank turns up in a surprising spot, which may mean a bit more digging than we'd planned on.
The new construction at Carlisle consists of foam-core panels that are strong enough to stay put for a century, and solid enough to keep the fuel bills low.
These foam-core panels at Carlisle will stand for a century and keep heating costs down
In Carlisle, we put our newest crew member to the test with a design assignment that was a bit unusual—even for us
How three different designers put their stamp on the Carlisle project house
A celebration of This Old House's 25th-anniversary remodel—from start to spectacular show-house finish—with more than a score of important lessons for every homeowner
The Carlisle TV project gets a jump start on framing, thanks to floor, wall, and foundation panels
Architect Jeremiah Eck talks about the challenges of updating a historic house
For its twenty-fifth anniversary project, This Old House transforms an 1849 connected homestead
This Old House takes on a classic New England farmstead for its 25th Anniversary project
To celebrate our 25th anniversary, This Old House purchased an 1849 Greek Revival farmhouse in a pastoral suburb of Boston. We'll give it the update it desperately needs, then hand it off to new owners to take into the twenty-first century.
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