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AUGUST 2014 IDEA FILE

 
idea file

AUGUST 2014 IDEA FILE

Scroll down to find BONUS content under article and column titles for thisoldhouse.com/aug2014
$728,840.12 in prizes!

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before + after: kitchen

A culinary couple create the roomy, functional cook space they had a taste for

before + after: bath

A gut reno brings style, comfort, and coherence to a muddled master bath

before + after: front yard

Storm damage is the catalyst for turning unused space into a colorful, secluded garden hangout

Photoshop redo

Period touches put an aging Queen Anne right

looks small, lives large

After a whole-house reno, a cottage emerges with an updated—and expanded—interior, seaside charm intact

timeless treasure

Tour a glorious garden with a "been there forever" look

9 secrets of cottage style

Tips fro an interior designer that will perk up any room's personality

Scroll down to find BONUS content under article and column titles for thisoldhouse.com/aug2014
$728,840.12 in prizes!

Check out the complete list of giveaway products in this issue

before + after: kitchen

A culinary couple create the roomy, functional cook space they had a taste for

before + after: bath

A gut reno brings style, comfort, and coherence to a muddled master bath

before + after: front yard

Storm damage is the catalyst for turning unused space into a colorful, secluded garden hangout

Photoshop redo

Period touches put an aging Queen Anne right

looks small, lives large

After a whole-house reno, a cottage emerges with an updated—and expanded—interior, seaside charm intact

timeless treasure

Tour a glorious garden with a "been there forever" look

9 secrets of cottage style

Tips fro an interior designer that will perk up any room's personality

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AUGUST 2014 HOME SOLUTIONS

 
home solutions

AUGUST 2014 HOME SOLUTIONS

home solutions

Repurpose ladders as shelf supports; mosquito facts you're itching to know; alfresco mason-jar chandelier; tips for late-summer veggie gardening; budget-friendly office alcove; and more

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AUGUST 2014 UPGRADES

 
upgrades

AUGUST 2014 UPGRADES

shopping

Vintage style, pick your price

get this look for less

Well-traveled terrace

all about

Front entry lighting

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AUGUST 2014 HOW-TO PROJECTS

 
how-to projects

AUGUST 2014 HOW-TO PROJECTS

paint ideas

Stair risers get a vibrant style step-up

animal house

Your dog will have it made in the shade lounging in a canopied outdoor bed you made yourself • BONUS: Find the step-by-step instructions for the dog canopy bed

weekend remodel

Give your garage's facade a tune-up with a DIY pergola • BONUS: Find a cut list
BONUS: Watch a video on building the garage pergola

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AUGUST 2014 ASK TOH

 
ask this old house

AUGUST 2014 ASK TOH

Q + A

Turn dirt and stump grindings into rich compost; rebuild a walkway that will last; smooth out a bumpy plaster job; make a cabinet's old hardware screw holes vanish; and more

step-by-step

Mini-split AC system

Norm's tricks of the trade

Finesse a prebuilt interior stud wall into place

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AUGUST 2014 IN EVERY ISSUE

 
in every issue

AUGUST 2014 IN EVERY ISSUE

Letter from This Old House

Get something for nothing? You betcha

reader mail

Readers' responses to the June 2014 issue • Find the how-to for the garden-tool tote

checklist

Easy ways to improve your home right now

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