Goodbye Old Paint

Strip off the signs of aging on your home by giving it a facelift


Ask This Old House

Wall-hung radiators; unsticking a metal door; more

Norm's Notebook

Cutting holes in paneling; quick-and-easy dadoes; more


Homeowners Handbook

Installing a Stair Runner

A step-by-step guide to putting down carpet.By Jefferson Kolle

Stripped Bare

What stands between the Winchester project house and new paint? Ten coats of the old stuff.By Jefferson Kolle

More Room at the Top

A cozy Craftsman gets a modern dimension.By Jeanne Huber

Garden Paths

Simple walkways can add character — and convenience — to your yard.By Peter Walsh

Sink Sensations

New designs that solve bathroom space problems — with style.By This Old House Editors

DIY Nation

America's love affair with do-it-yourself inspires a new museum exhibit.By Frank Ahrens

A New Old Farmhouse

This 20th-century homestead is infused with the spirit of colonial times.By Leah Rosch


On the Job

What makes for perfect plumbing

House Calls With Steve

His-and-hers bathrooms

Letter From This Old House

Tom Silva urges young people to take up the trades


Classic Clocks

Tall-case clocks are instant heirlooms.By Dan DiClerico


Fall Furnace Maintenance

Now's the time to service your heating system.By Max Alexander

By Design

Hang It Up

Roger Cook's tips on storing garden tools.By Doug Mackay


Surge Protection

Don't count on power strips to safeguard fragile electronics.By Jim Collins



It's what's between the tiles that counts.By Jefferson Kolle

Talking Shop

Choosing & Using Paint Sprayers

They spray everything from latex to lacquer.By Clayton DeKorne

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