Great Gardens Made Easy


Animal House

Pull your leashes and other pooch props together with a decorative organizer

Build It or Buy It

Garden arbor

Weekend Remodel

How to make a pebble mosaic

Q + A

The pros answer your questions


Reseed a lawn

Norm's Tricks of the Trade

Make a straightedge to keep your circular-saw cuts in line



Create an entry garden that will give your place a welcoming touch year-round

Plant, Grow, Enjoy

Use our veggie gardening guide to help you bring homegrown goodies to your table

Before & After: Kitchen

A more efficient layout and traditional touches make a cramped place into a stylish, roomier workspace

Budget Redo

A determined DIYer makes a bland family room beautiful with a wall unit that has function and charm

75 Outdoor Upgrades for Under $75

Our product picks and makeover ideas for creating a stylish space outside

Reader Remodel

Reality's hand turns a four-month plan into a four-year project

All About

Push Lawn Mowers


Letter from This Old House

DIY--or die trying


Your feedback, questions, and comments


Easy ways to improve your home right now

Home News

Fix up and live in a state-park home; no-fade exterior paint; and more

Home Solutions

Build an outdoor window shelf; 10 uses for terra-cotta pots; spiff up your tile with vinyl decals; body-friendly gardening tools; Mother's Day workspace

Paint Ideas

Give your foyer a colorful patchwork of petals

Photoshop Redo

Textured accents bring out the best in a plain stucco house

Get This Look

Colorful vintage-style kitchen


Oversize bar pulls


Wise ways to preserve an old house: The TOH team helps bring a Second Empire back to life

Save This Old House

A Kentucky 1889 Folk Victorian that Woodrow Wilson slept in


Web Highlights

Clever, money-saving tips on fixing yard tools
Prep beds right for vibrant, healthy flowers
Repair a brick patio in 10 easy steps
How to inspect a deck for safety hazards


Letter from This Old House

Email the Editor



Email This Old House



Tips on AC upkeep


Home Solutions

• More 10 uses:
10 uses for a garden hose
10 uses for an egg carton
10 uses for beeswax
• Got a smart solution? Email our Editor, Scott


Before and After: Kitchen

Islands in every style



Complete list of plants in the featured entry garden


From the TOH TV show: Wise ways to preserve an old house

• Install foam crown molding step-by-step and video
• Install wall frames step-by-step and video


Animal House: Leash organizer

Construct this wall organizer in one day.


Build It or Buy It

• Love climbers? Get directions for making a trellis


Weekend Remodel: Stone mosaic

Check out a photo gallery of mosaic patterns


75 Outdoor Upgrades for Under [DOLLAR]75

• No. 5 Turn a vintage terra-cotta cornice into a rack for organizing garden tools
• No. 27 Transform a shapely urn into a fountain
• No. 52 Create a diamond-patterned twig trellis
• No. 64 Cast your own hypertufa trough


Plant, Grow, Enjoy

• Follow TOH landscape contractor Roger Cook's instructions for making a raised vegetable bed


Reader Remodel

• Watch This Old House general contractor Tom Silva patch hardwood floors


All About: Push Lawn Mowers

• Watch TOH landscape contractor Roger Cook demonstrate his technique for mowing a lawn in this video
Hone your sharpening skills


Ask This Old House

Submit your questions


Reader Tool Test

Tell us what tool you plan to buy and you could be featured in the Reader-Created Issue


Save This Old House

• Know about a gem worth saving? Tell us about it


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TV Listings

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