Smart Home How To & DIY
Improve the value of your home by discovering our smart home step-by-step tips & ideas.
Ask This Old House home technology expert Ross Trethewey demonstrates how to install a new smart thermostat without an existing common wire. This video is part of This Old House: Live—an initiative providing daily programming and opportunities to connect with our experts during these challenging times.
Ask This Old House home technology expert Ross Trethewey gives an update on an app that helps you tackle home maintenance and home repair issues.
Learn about features, installation, and the difference between traditional and smart thermostats.
As seen on the season 16 premiere of Ask This Old House
Ask This Old House master electrician Scott Caron installs smart smoke and carbon monoxide detectors in this edition of DIY Smarts.
Ask This Old House home technology expert Ross Trethewey helps install a robotic wall to maximize space for a small, urban apartment in Future House.
The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore explains the importance of a weather station to Ask This Old House host Kevin O'Connor
Better to buy a hub or stand-alone devices? Sign up with the cable company? Get a Wi-Fi dog camera? Find answers to these and other questions in our connected-home guide of picks and expert advice
This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey reveals how home automation delivers comfort, convenience and energy savings