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9 Quick Home Fixes for May

16 hours 54 min ago
Easy ways to improve your home right now

How to Build a Fold-Down Murphy Bar

16 hours 54 min ago
Use cedar lumber and a doweling jig to create an outdoor piece that can handle its share of liquor

Replacing a Leaky Hose Nozzle

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:00
Replace your hose nozzle with an old-fashioned, reliable spray nozzle

How and Why to Maintain a Temperature-and-Pressure Valve

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:00
This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey explains the extreme importance of maintaining your water heater's temperature-and-pressure relief valve

Color of the Month, May 2016: Buttercup

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:00
Here comes the sun with this perky yellow

How to Quiet Squeaky Carpeted Floors

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:00
This Old House general Contractor Tom Silva shows how you can silence those squeaks by using specials screws

How to Install a Touchless Kitchen Faucet

Sat, 04/30/2016 - 02:00
This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey helps a homeowner install a new, no-touch kitchen faucet

An Over-Renovated Cottage Becomes an Unburied Treasure

Sat, 04/30/2016 - 02:00
Two crafty homeowners exposed the beauty beneath two hundred years of paint, wallpaper, and linoleum

How to Patch Hardwood Flooring

Sat, 04/30/2016 - 02:00
Ask This Old House general contractor Tom Silva helps a homeowner patch a hardwood floor to make it look seamless

Grow Espaliered Trees for a Slim Fit

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 02:00
Trained against a wall or trimmed into a living fence, espaliered trees and shrubs are an elegant small-space solution for any yard

All About Shade Trees

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 02:00
Plant one to boost property values, lower energy costs—and leave a lasting legacy

How to Repair a Cast-Iron Toilet Flange

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 02:00
This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey shows how to replace a badly corroded cast-iron flange

Covering a Cracked Walkway with Flagstone

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 02:00
Roger Cook explains the best way to cover up a concrete walkway to match a flagstone porch

The Hottest Tile Trends for 2016

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 02:00
Standout looks spotted at this year's tile trade show Coverings

Industrial Home Catalog Looks for Less

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 02:00
DIY these looks for $25 and less

Into the Woods for a Lot Turned into Magical Garden Rooms

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:00
Here's how an ordinary suburban lot transformed into a series of magical garden rooms—with ideas anyone can use

How to Plant a Large Shade Tree

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:00
This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook helps a homeowner select and plant a deciduous shade tree

Eight Great Renovations You and Your Dog Will Love

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:00
Planning a remodel? Don't forget about Rover. Today's special built-in features and custom designs go way beyond the doggie door

How to Run Underground Wiring to a Garage

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:00
Electrician Scott Caron shows a homeowner how to bring power to a detached garage

Photoshop Redo: From Dated to "Do Come in!"

Sat, 04/23/2016 - 02:00
A more open entry, a fresh coat of paint, and spiffy new doors warm up a lackluster 1960s house