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Workshop

 

Workshop

Ask This Old House

Heat a garage; insulate a door window; seal a cracked tree; and more Q & A

Norm's Notebook

The [ITALIC "TOH"] master carpenter on getting the most out of your batteries

Directory

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Ask This Old House

Heat a garage; insulate a door window; seal a cracked tree; and more Q & A

Norm's Notebook

The [ITALIC "TOH"] master carpenter on getting the most out of your batteries

Directory

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Features

 

Features

Before and After

How one couple transformed a gloomy 1953 Cape Cod into their dream house[EMDASH]and saved big doing it

One-Room Redos

Six small-scale remodels that yielded great results

Three Small Spaces, Nine Bold Color Ideas

High-impact paint color combos make even the littlest rooms speak volumes

Old House, Smart House

Long before the buzz about building green, houses were doing a fine job conserving energy

Hey, Dad...Are You Busy Next Weekend?

A young homeowner takes on the huge restoration of a Second Empire house, with a little help from her pop

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Departments

 

Departments

Kitchen Design

A 1920s galley is revived and expanded with sleek surfaces and open shelves

Luxuries

Eight built-in medicine cabinets that stylishly do away with daily annoyances

Salvage

Convert a vintage cottage door into a charming dressing vanity[EMDASH]in one day

From the TOH TV Job Site

As they built their ideal house, Amy and Pete Favat documented all that inspired them in a design file

Elements of a Style

The rich details of the Queen Anne style are surprisingly affordable

How It Works

Cut heating and air-conditioning costs with a superefficient heat pump

Toolbox

Brighter, tougher, longer-lasting[EMDASH]seven of our favorite LED flashlights

Step-by-Step

Color[EMDASH]wash your walls and get in touch with your inner artist[EMDASH]in one weekend

Save This Old House

The restoration of this Folk Victorian in Missouri is nearly complete

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Shortcuts

 

Shortcuts

Web Highlights (p. 11)

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Spruce up the fireplace [XLINK {400252} {more}]

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Around the House (p. 17)

Send Us Your Tips

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Kitchen Design (p. 27)

Rules Are for Breaking

Browse through 15 other looks for countertops [XLINK {1571320} {more}]

Luxuries (p. 33)

More Than a Mirror

Install a medicine cabinet [XLINK {20048437} {more}]

Salvage (p. 39)

Windowed Cottage Doors

See more step-by-step for this mirrored dressing vanity [XLINK {20234781} {more}]

TOH TV (p. 43)

Elements of a Style

Tour one [ITALIC "This Old House"] reader's renovation from start to finish [XLINK {20204186} {more}]

Queen Anne on a Budget (p. 49)

Debris Disposal 101

Find more about making your job site green [XLINK {1537576} {more}]

Toolbox (p. 57)

Bright Spots

See more LED flashlights [XLINK {20234014} {more}]

Step-by-Step (p. 61)

1950s Cape Cod

Second-story job [XLINK {195531} {more}]

Adding up [XLINK {198760} {more}]

Raising the roof [XLINK {199500} {more}]

Ranch reincarnated [XLINK {198441} {more}]

3 Small Spaces, 9 Bold Color Ideas (p. 78)

Your Best Color

Use a color wheel to pick more winning combinations [XLINK {20161202} {more}]

Old House, Smart House (p. 82)

Regional House Styles

See photo galleries of other house styles, plus the details that define them [XLINK {1228909} {more}]

Reader Remodel (p. 86)

Hey Dad...Are You Busy Next Weekend

How to install a mantel [XLINK {1575966} {more}]

How to paint your exterior [XLINK {20180479} {more}]

Save time sanding [XLINK {465176} {more}]

Workshop (p. 95)

Ask This Old House

See how a gas fireplace is installed [XLINK {1638712} {more}]

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