Before and After: DIY Map-Drawer Dresser
Home-improvement fanatic Jenni Radosevich has been blogging about everything DIY on her website, I Spy DIY, for nearly a decade. Here's one of our favorite dresser upgrades on the Web
Top DIY Design Ideas of the Year
A full year's worth of Home Solutions from TOH magazine! Start planning your home improvements now
Personalized Gifts | Gift Guide 2018
Add a sentimental touch to your gifts this year! Here are our favorite personalized gift ideas.
Which Color Palette Would You Have Chosen for the TOH 2018 Idea House?
Join us for a behind-the-scenes look at our decision-making process for the exterior color palette of the TOH 2018 Idea House.
Why Wood Decks Never Go Out of Style
With its unique nature, varying grains, and overall warmth, nothing beats the beauty of a natural wood deck. Beyond the look, there are other benefits too; read on to find out what makes wood an ideal choice for decking.
Scenic Snack Spot for $397
A stylish paint scheme and some stock lumber turn an enclosed entry porch into a breakfast room with a view
Top 3 Bathroom Design Ideas and Trends
A gut renovation is an ideal time to add a splurge-worthy feature to your bath. Here’s what you need to know if you want to add a freestanding tub, floating vanity, or curbless shower
How to Make Decorative Marquee Letters
Maker Jimmy DiResta and Kevin O’Connor made these channel letters on an episode of Ask This Old House
How to Build a Shadow Box
We show you how to make a DIY shadow box using an old wooden door in 15 steps.
What Can I Do to Warm Up an All-White Bath?
Taniya Nayak, an interior designer in Boston, has a number of hints for enlivening a basic white bath. Here are some of the ways she raises the temperature.
How to Build a Chalkboard Message Center
Taking a cue from classic window trim, Tom Silva and Kevin O’Connor dress up a chalkboard with molding from the home center
12 Quick and Clever Home Solutions
A year's worth of easy decorative upgrades to refresh your space, previously featured in the Home Solutions section of This Old House magazine
7 Surprising Built-In Bookcase Designs
Get ideas to help you design and build built-in bookshelves to add more beautiful and functional storage to your room.
10 Ways to Warm Up a Nonworking Fireplace
Put this living area focal point to use with these creative ideas
Color! 50 Boosts Under $100
Inspiring ideas, DIY projects, and cheery accents to spruce up your rooms—each for less than a C-note
25 Clever Ways to Reuse Your Workshop Scraps
Handy ideas for putting leftover project materials to work instead of throwing them away
Half Baths Full of Style
The powder room is one of the busiest rooms in the house. So why not make yours more welcoming?
How to Create a Boat-Wood Effect Patina on Furniture
Mimic the look of furniture made from retired Indonesian fishing boats
11 of Your Most Crazy-Making Paint-Color Questions Answered!
Don't throw in the drop cloth quite yet. We've queried pros far and wide to home in on useful color choice advice
How to Build a Folding Serving Tray
Use slim oak material to build a custom serving tray for less than you'd spend on a fancy breakfast.
9 Creative Low-Cost Upgrades From Our Favorite Bloggers
In the fertile imaginations of home-design bloggers, every cramped kitchen, dull wall, and beat-up countertop turns into an opportunity for reinvention
7 Charming DIY Home Change-Ups on The Cheap
From a sweet window seat to a vintage-look kitchen to a playful kids' hideaway, these DIY projects give high-end redos a run for the money
88 Quick and Easy Decorative Upgrades
Plan out projects for a whole year with our calendar of clever design ideas for every room in the house