This New Radiator
HVAC expert Richard Trethewey warms to the topic of the McCues' new European-style heating system in Manchester.
The Inglenook: A History of Hearth & Home
Manchester architect Stephen Holt explains the origins of this cozy little room within a room.
New software has helped custom cabinetmaker Tom Perkins improve the competitive edge of his small business.
Former Dormers Revived
Putting back these "little houses" wasn't a simple task, but it's had a transformative effect on the Manchester project.
A Pair of Homeowners Take Window Renovation Into Their Own Hands
No pane, no gain: restoring a set of beautiful old windows on the first floor, Janet McCue and friends have learned some satisfying new skills.
Making a Grand Entrance
Expert painter John Dee walks us through his restoration of the McCues' handsome front portico.
How to Make the Most of Your New Sound System
Acoustic designer John Storyk gives up the details on the McCues' new hi-fi living room.
Comfortable Construction: Temporary Heat in a Cold Climate
HVAC specialist Richard Trethewey explains how he used a portable heating system using a material called PEX to keep the This Old House team warm while working in Massachusetts.
Selecting a Cedar Shingle
Red or white? Re-shingling their house in Manchester, the McCues have ended up with the best of both colors.
Taking a Look at Aluminum-Clad Windows
The new windows look historic and will stand up well to a tough seaside climate.
A Newfangled Shingle
Despite a preference for the tried and true, our This Old House team has undertaken a promising experiment in roofing material for the Manchester house.
A Kitchen Collaboration
Kitchen designer Ted Goodnow shares useful tips on how to plan for your next kitchen renovation.
The Future of Oil Storage
The new leak-proof oil tanks going in at Manchester — a ground-breaking advance in storing oil.
The Manchester House
On New England's north shore, This Old House gives grand rebirth to a once-stately, uniquely American Shingle-style house by the sea.