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After nearly a decade, a Colorado Queen Anne is restored. By Sally Stitch
Joint compound works wonders on marred drywall. By Richard Weir
A well-designed wet bar can be cause for a toast. By Max Alexander
Solar-electric roofing is a hot energy-saving idea. By Zachary Gaulkin
Washstands resembling furniture domesticate the bath. By Kira L. Gould
Superior picture and sound make these the sets to get. By David J. Elrich
How to get the most out of your house insurance. By Betsy Wangensteen
Dust collection tools for winning the particle wars. By Jordan Reed
An ancient stone makes modern roofs, counters, and floors. By Jeanne Huber
AmeriCares lends a hand to the less fortunate. By Alexandra Bandon
The This Old House experts assess the Charlestown house from top to bottom. By Jefferson Kolle
The Boston-area site of the fall project is rich in history, ethnicity, and charm. By Nichole Bernier Ahern
A 19th-century Queen Anne is fitted out for the 21st century. By Barbara Flanagan
The simple secrets to installing a ceramic tile floor. By John Banta and Tom Baker
How to keep peckish animals away from your plants. By Adam Levine
A 1940s Dallas ranch house comes together by simply knocking down a wall. By Rhonda Murphy
Some unusual North American beauties to grace your landscape. By Pat Stone
What became of the goodies found in past project houses.
A square kitchen gets an eight foot extension.
Beating bowed ceilings, straightening slabs, and fastening fans.
Landscape architect Roger Cook muses on the seasons.