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Low-maintenance yards, energy-efficient windows and insulation, and fuel-saving heating systems help you save both time and money
Classic stoves that combine personality with performance.
By Judy Ostrow
Preparing the swimming hole for its winter vacation.By Ryan Robbins
A cozy breakfast nook makes efficient use of a small space.By Bo Niles
What you should know about property easements.By Anne Krueger
Tools that make a clean sweep of fallen foliage.By Clayton DeKorne
Extra hands helped complete this Michigan renovation.By Lou Harry
Asphalt roof shingles can handle all of nature's abuse.By Ted Cushman
Tom Silva's step-by-step guide to putting up an ornamental ceiling border. By Charles Wardell
Careful demolition and painstaking asbestos removal at the Manchester TV project house.By Jefferson Kolle
A gut reno and a raised roof turn a beleaguered 19th-century building into a comfortable home.By Donna Paul
Framing begins at This Old House's Timeless Home project in Atlanta, Georgia. By Amy Laughinghouse
Steve Thomas's house gets tested—and treated—for energy leaks.By Zachary Gaulkin
Ideas for front-yard landscapes that are easier to care for than a traditional lawn.By Nancy Beaubaire
A thorough roundup of these essential tools, and some tips for getting the most from them.By Scott Gibson
This Old House Online's "TommyCam" lets Mr. Silva direct the action.
An annexed guest room doubles a kitchen's size.
Choosing proper heating, removing beadboard, and finding studs.
Richard Trethewey says it's time to invest in your boiler.