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SEPT 2014 IDEA FILE

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before + after: kitchen

Lessons learned on the job inform a TOH TV producer's cook-space reno

before + after: bath

Relocated fixtures and bold paint create a stylish, storage-filled kids' bath

Photoshop redo

Earthy paint palettes let a Folk Victorian stand out in style

read this before you strip paint from wood

Use our guide to give wood surfaces a fresh start

well balanced

A foursquare's period-style makeover reflects its architect-owner's sense of harmony

painted patina

Perk up your furniture's personality with five distressing techniques

rustic revival

A DIYer's vivid sense of color energizes a cozy cabin's rejuvenation

11 of your most crazy-making paint-color questions answered

Pros weigh in with sane advice

home solutions

SEPT 2014 HOME SOLUTIONS

upgrades

SEPT 2014 UPGRADES

shopping

Colorful subway tile

get this look for less

Leaf-green living room

how-to projects

SEPT 2014 HOW-TO PROJECTS

landscaping

Tips for a more bountiful spring-bulb garden • Find Cornell's list of best pairingsWatch a video of how to plant bulbs

paint ideas

Five no-fail colors for living spaces

weekend remodel

Learn how to lay down a floating linoleum tile floor • Find plans for linoleum tile floor patternsWatch a video of this floor installation

ask this old house

SEPT 2014 ASK TOH

Q + A

Where to recycle leftover paint; vertical balusters make decks safer for kids; revive a winter-walloped Japanese maple; and more • Find more information about deck safetySee how to make your own compost tea

Norm's tricks of the trade

Install a closet shelf

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letter from This Old House

No more color conundrums

reader mail

Readers respond to July 2014 • See the Ask TOH episode of Roger planting a treeAccess July 2014 stories online

digital highlights

See paint pro Mark O'Lalor's techniquesSee the TOH editors' favorite colorful kitchensFind 17 calming blue bathroomsExterior paint schemes: VictorianExterior paint schemes: CraftsmanExterior paint schemes: Colonial Revival

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A Colonial Revival full of fancy millwork in Saginaw, Mich., for only 40 grand

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