Learn more about masonry projects— big and small.
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva rebuilds a corroded, unsafe railing.
Discovering the wide world of stones with This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook
Thanks to lightweight veneers, it gets easier by the day to dress up a room or the whole darn house
A pathway made of stone pavers is a great way to save your lawn from being trampled and compacted by foot traffic
Overhaul your boring concrete porch with bluestone and natural-stone veneers
In this video, This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook shows how to make beautiful, long-lasting steps from giant stone slabs
Swirls, clovers, and starbursts turn ordinary stones into a landscape focal point
This Old House landscaping contractor Roger Cook shows how to prep the ground for a beautiful brick walkway
An uplifting way to rescue a sunken walkway with This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook
When it's time for a new driveway or poolside patio, this easy-to-install option is tough, cost-effective, and surprisingly handsome. The TOH experts show you how to choose well for your next project
Make a patio or garden border that does double duty as extra backyard seating
Renewing a worn concrete surface can be done without a jackhammer or bulldozer
A sure-fire way to add curb appeal without breaking the bank—or your back
In this how-to video, This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook creates a rustic DIY gravel walkway
What does it take to make a walkway in a weekend? Edging, gravel and elbow grease.
In this how-to video, repair a blistered stucco finish with This Old House general contractor Tom Silva
In this how-to video, This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook uses manufactured block to create an attractive retaining wall.
In this how-to video, This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook builds timber-frame steps