Curb Appeal

Beautify your home's exterior and increase its value with simple upgrades


Ask This Old House

Entryway makeover; scrambled roof; etc.

Norm's Notebook

Saving mineral spirits; unplugging caulk tubes; etc.


Homeowner's Handbook

Installing a Ceiling FanBy Joseph Truini

Spruce It Up

Five ways to add flair to the outside of your home.By Zachary Gaulkin

Front-Yard Makeover

How to make the most of a small space.By Jeanne Huber

A Dream Come True

With help from This Old House, a cramped kitchen grows to fit a family.By Bruce Irving

A Manor Reborn

A neglected 1745 house is gracefully brought up to date.By Laura Fisher Kaiser

Building With Stone

What you need to know about nature's most durable material.By Max Alexander

Window Seats

A charming addition to any room in the house.By Dan DiClerico

Little House, Big City

A quirky 200-year-old cottage survives — and thrives — in the middle of Manhattan.By Ryan Robbins


On the Job

DIY nostalgia; Web-site renovation; Lesson Learned; etc.

House Calls

A gracious, open kitchen for cooking and entertaining

Letter From This Old House

Tom Silva urges homeowners to keep up appearances


Reviving Outdoor Furniture

A pro shows how to extend the life of lawn chairs.By Scott Schilling


High Fliers

Anything goes in ornamental weather vanes.By Doug MacKay

Home Security

Keys? Who Needs 'Em!

High-tech locks open with the touch of a button.By Max Alexander

By Design

Divide and Conquer

A decorative screen can define a space.By Amy R. Hughes

Home Technology

Skeeter Beaters

New-generation traps lure biting bugs to their doom.By Joe D'Agnese

Talking Shop

Rain Makers

Choosing and using lawn and garden sprinklers.By John Kelsey

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TV Listings

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