Kitchen and Bath


Home Center Project

TOH TV general contractor Tom Silva shows you how to create a stylish mirror frame from fluted casings and corner blocks

Weekend Remodel

Rev up a room with a wall painted in a colorful five-stripe pattern

Ask TOH: Q + A

Make an inexpensive handrail; kill poison ivy; fill in a window opening; and more

Ask TOH: Step-by-Step

Propagate perennials by dividing them

Ask TOH: Tool Test

High-volume low-pressure paint sprayers


Kitchen & Bath Special

We sorted through the latest products to choose our top picks for perking up your most-used rooms

26 Low-Cost, High-Style Kitchen Upgrades

Find just-right finishing touches to customize your cook space

21 Thrifty Ways to Deck Out Your Bath

Get the look you want with these cost-conscious makeover ideas

The Easy-Care Yard

Surround your home with a vibrant, low-maintenance landscape

Budget Redo

A dad puts white tile, blue paint, and his DIY chops to work to brighten his kids' dreary bath

Before + After: Kitchen

Hand-glazed tiles and warm woods give an eatery a rustic feel that blends with its Spanish mission-style surroundings

Before + After: Bath

Custom cabinetry and other elegant touches turn a pedestrian space into a master bath fit for a gentleman

First Supper

Try out the recipes three families feasted on once their kitchens were back in business


Letter from This Old House

What's Cooking?


Your feedback, questions, and comments


Easy ways to improve your home right now

Home News

Messy garages can mean mishaps; protect your house from lightning strikes; a 2010 Best Old-House Neighborhood; and more

Home Solutions

Bring your garden inside as a pillow; refinish the outside of your soaker; clever kitchen tools; 10 uses for nails; and more

American Craftsman

Patternmaker Eric Kaster creates unique lighting fixtures with the skill of an old-world artisan

Paint Ideas

Turn your wall into a calendar with three shades of chalkboard paint

Photoshop Redo

TOH's Real-Life Photoshop Redo Contest winners get a game plan for their cottage's future makeover

Price Wise

Black-and-white basketweave tile

All About

Kitchen cabinets

Save This Old House

A stout Queen Anne in Palestine, Texas


Find videos, instructions, and gamecards for Cornhole, Ladder Golf, and more great backyard games.


Letter from This Old House

Email the Editor



Read Small Fixes, Lots More Function
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Home News

See all 51 Best Old-House Neighborhoods


Home Solutions

Visit to share your home tips



See instructions for weatherstripping a door


Before & After: Kitchen

Learn to install mosaic tile


Before & After: Bath

See more bath before and afters


Home Center Project: Mirror

Get the cut list for building the mirror


Weekend Remodel: Striped Wall

Download the layout for the striped wall pattern


26 Low-Cost, High-Style Kitchen Upgrades

See additional ways to improve your kitchen


21 Thrifty Ways to Deck Out Your Bath

Find more inspiring budget upgrades for your bath


All About: Kitchen Cabinets

Watch TOH contractor Tom Silva show how to install kitchen cabinets


Ask This Old House

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Save This Old House

• Know about a gem worth saving? Tell us about it


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