Maintenance Tips for Fall
After getting Norm's help with Fall chores, pore over our gallery of tiny houses, step inside a kitchen crafted of cherry, maple, slate, and tile, and walk through an 18th- century home's addition
A wraparound porch and trim dress up a Colonial without breaking the bank. By Curtis Rist
Pigmented plaster can make a simple house feel like a Venetian palazzo.
A calendar and a calculator help you figure out which mortgage plan to choose. By Mark Stein
Tame unruly storage areas with smart shelving, drawers and cubbies. By Curtis Rist
Tips on how to prepare your house for Old Man Winter. By Rick Peters
Land disputes can turn friends into fiends. Know your rights before you fight. By Hillary Johnson
The man-made materials used to build This Old House's fall project look like the real thing. Best of all, they won't rot, warp or fall prey to termites. PLUS: An overview of home-security systemsBy Mark Feirer
An addition to an 18th-century house respects its Quaker past while celebrating the future. By Jack McClintock
Overstuffed is out. Today's hottest new sofas are designed with a minimum of fluff and a maximum of style. By Liz Seymour
A designer transforms a couple's dreary kitchen into a showcase of Arts and Crafts cabinetry. By Cynthia Sanz
Built-ins such as window seats and bookshelves turn a sprawling house into a cozy one—and add storage to boot. UPDATE: Serene and decidedly unstuffy decor keeps the limelight on architecture. By Curtis Rist
From a cookhouse to a boathouse, these petite outbuildings combine history, whimsy and utility. By Amy Virshup
What's more precious than gold? A Silva Bros. T-shirt, of course.
A master bath provides a separate peace.
Siding dilemmas, beautiful biscuits and not-so-great slate.