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Laser saws rekindle the ancient craft of inlaid floors.By Max Alexander
A few minor repairs make for a quieter climb.By Zachary Gaulkin
A movable piece adds functionality to the kitchen.By Ryan Robbins
Remove paint safely and effectively with chemical strippers.By Jeanne Huber
Husband and wife convert an outbuilding into an art studio.By Terry Moffatt
Logs don't have a prayer against these sharp tools.By Clayton DeKorne
Obtaining construction and renovation loans.By Sarah L. Rolberts-Witt
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva's technique for erecting an interior dividing wall. By Scott Gibson
Installing the roof and dormers at the TV show's Manchester project house. By Jefferson Kolle
This artist's masterpiece is his new home—a restored and revamped 1851 fire station. By Ryan Robbins
Making room for the mechanicals at This Old House Magazine's Timeless Home project. By Travis Neighbor Ward
Opt for a live evergreen this Christmas, then plant it in the yard for year-round enjoyment. By Max Alexander
Tom Silva gets high the legal way—with scaffolding.
Respectfully updating an heirloom home's kitchen.
Making a mosaic, powering a dead outlet, and ventilating a roof.
Our editor on the hard-won joys of home ownership.