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Create a Built-in Look With Paint

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 02:05
Smart use of color unifies a simple coatrack and separate bench

How to Build a Hairpin-Leg Coffee Table

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 02:05
Blending rustic wood with industrial metal, this coffee table has a high-end look—but costs less than $70 to make.

Quick Fixes to Do Before Holiday Guests Arrive

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 02:05
Make sure your home is in top shape for festivities with friends and family

A Cheery Fireplace for $795

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 02:05
A dingy hearth wall gets a new look with fresh finishes and light, bright storage

How to Add a Shower to a Claw-Foot Tub

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 02:05
This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey outfits an old standalone tub with a new showerhead

Moved and Improved Bath

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 02:05
An awkward bedroom nook becomes a lavish, light-filled master bath

Beware of Hidden Home Fire Hazards

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 02:05
You may consider your home fire-safe, but dangers lurk around your workbench, behind your walls, and right on your kitchen counter. Here's how to extinguish them

World's Wildest Houses X

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 02:05
This Old House brings you a new edition of our favorite mind-boggling homes

DIY Holiday Gift Ideas

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 02:05
It may be the thought that counts, but the effort that goes into a handmade present makes these crafty items the most thoughtful gifts of all

Easy Fixes to Create Quiet in the House

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 02:05
Pounding washers, knocking pipes, roaring exhaust fans, whistling windows—nuisance noises are especially annoying when guest are on the way. Thankfully, there are simple solutions to quiet the din

Photoshop Redo: Revamp for a Ho-Hum Ranch

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 02:05
Craftsman-inspired upgrades give a 1950s ranch sorely needed curb appeal

How to Install a Pellet Stove

Tue, 11/11/2014 - 02:05
Adding a supplementary, efficient heat source with This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey and stove installer Rob Dardano

How to Prepare for a Stress-Free Holiday Feast

Tue, 11/11/2014 - 02:05
If organizing and cooking for the holiday hordes turns your home into a war zone, follow these foolproof tips on getting your kitchen in tip-top shape for a happy and smooth-running Turkey Day

35 Super-Fast Fixes and Easy Upgrades

Tue, 11/11/2014 - 02:05
We've got tips to help you spiff up the spots visitors are most likely to focus on, from the front stoop to the dining table

10 Ways Your Bathroom is Making You Sick

Sat, 11/08/2014 - 02:05
The bathroom may be all about cleaning, yet it's one of the worst places in your home for hiding nasty chemicals, allergens, and other toxins

How to Make a Trestle Table

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 02:05
Corbels and staircase parts helped us craft a handsome table with plenty of room for a family crowd

Color of the Month, November 2014: Aluminum

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 02:05
Get inspired to let it all go gray with these 22 examples of the sleek paint color

Salvage Yard Treasure Hunt

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 02:05
Salvage yards are a gold mine of vintage house parts. The TOH crew shows how to separate the gems from the junk

Stories of Home: Hastings-On-Hudson, New York

Tue, 11/04/2014 - 02:05
In the third installment of our series about the meaning of home, Kim and Gerard Sava are volunteer adoption "interim care providers," caring for newborn babies between birth and adoption

A 19th-Century House With All the Comforts of Home

Tue, 11/04/2014 - 02:05
This 1896 house was so historic it boasted lead pipes, drafty windows, and no garage. Then along came new owners with kids, cars, dogs—and a preservation-minded remodel plan

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