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OCT 2013 IDEA FILE

 
idea file

OCT 2013 IDEA FILE

Scroll down to find BONUS content for articles in this issue
before + after: kitchen

With wood, stone, and brass as key ingredients, a Queen Anne gets a cook space worthy of its strong character • BONUS: Find seven more ways to tuck an office into your kitchen

before + after: living room

Poetry, music, and family now flourish in a formerly uninviting place • BONUS: Check out the masculine makeover of the husband's basement retreat in this house

shopping

Factory-style pendants from $20

Photoshop redo

Cedar shingles and a front porch help restore a Dutch Colonial's old-house charm

what's old is new again

When a farmhouse's two-story addition was finally completed, it felt as if it had always been there

45 essential survival skills for homeowners

Get the knowledge you need to avert everyday disasters and keep your house humming

charming change-ups on the cheap

Budget-savvy reader redos that will inspire and inform your next project

Scroll down to find BONUS content for articles in this issue
before + after: kitchen

With wood, stone, and brass as key ingredients, a Queen Anne gets a cook space worthy of its strong character • BONUS: Find seven more ways to tuck an office into your kitchen

before + after: living room

Poetry, music, and family now flourish in a formerly uninviting place • BONUS: Check out the masculine makeover of the husband's basement retreat in this house

shopping

Factory-style pendants from $20

Photoshop redo

Cedar shingles and a front porch help restore a Dutch Colonial's old-house charm

what's old is new again

When a farmhouse's two-story addition was finally completed, it felt as if it had always been there

45 essential survival skills for homeowners

Get the knowledge you need to avert everyday disasters and keep your house humming

charming change-ups on the cheap

Budget-savvy reader redos that will inspire and inform your next project

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OCT 3013 HOME SOLUTIONS

 
home solutions

OCT 3013 HOME SOLUTIONS

home solutions

Halloween projects that will give your house creepy appeal; 10 uses for clay bricks; apps for keeping your reno's budget on track; easy fixes for minor household problems; and more Get step-by-step instructions for our spooky projects • BONUS: Zombie planters
BONUS: Gothic wreath
BONUS: Witch's cauldron
BONUS: Ghostly graveyard
BONUS EXTRA: Giant spider

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OCT 2013 TOH TV

 
TOH tv

OCT 2013 TOH TV

rising above

Steps that residents at the Jersey Shore and elsewhere are taking to keep their houses safe during the next deluge

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OCT 2013 UPGRADES

 
upgrades

OCT 2013 UPGRADES

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OCT 3013 HOW-TO PROJECTS

 
how-to projects

OCT 3013 HOW-TO PROJECTS

paint ideas

Stencil from floor to ceiling for an inexpensive take on wallpaper

weekend remodel

Boost your drab slab-style door's profile with a panel-molding face-lift • BONUS: Watch a video of this project
BONUS: Find a cut list for this project

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OCT 3013 ASK TOH

 
ask this old house

OCT 3013 ASK TOH

Q + A

What to do with auger bits; don't install a stone-paver patio over a concrete slab; weatherstripping choices for wood doors; and more

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OCT 2013 IN EVERY ISSUE

 
in every issue

OCT 2013 IN EVERY ISSUE

letter from This Old House

Announcing the sixth-annual TOH Pumpkin-Carving Contest

reader mail
Storage bed step-by-step that inspired this reader project
save this old house

An 1897 American Foursquare in Toledo, Ohio, for less than five grand

Tell us Your Story!
Here is your chance to featured in the pages of this old House Magazine -- and earn $250

TV Listings

Find TV Listing for This Old House and Ask This Old House in your area.