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Timeless Treasure Garden

14 hours 5 min ago
Salvaged materials, lavish plantings, vintage collectibles—and some sleight of hand—create a new garden with old-world character

How to Clear Poison Ivy

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 02:05
In this how-to video, This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook provides strategies for ridding your yard of this insidious invader

A Seaside Cottage Looks Small, Lives Large

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 02:05
How to expand a small 1950s home on the water without sacrificing its charm? Raise the ceilings, add on in back, and create more rooms outdoors

10 Uses for Paint Cans

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 02:05
New or used, these pails have a variety of uses around the house

The Mosquito, in Close-Up

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 02:05
What makes these pests so pesky and how to keep them at bay

How to Build a Garage Pergola

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 02:05
Use milled brackets and pressure-treated lumber to create an elegant canopy over your garage door

16 Ways to Customize Your Deck

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 02:05
16 upgrades and add-ons to create a more attractive and usable backyard deck

31 Scary Houses Turned Into Spectacular Homes

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 02:05
Some of these rundown and abandoned houses were downright spooky, until TOH readers got ahold of them. Explore some these dramatic before and afters

How to Install a Portable Air Conditioner

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 02:05
In this how-to video, This Old House plumbing and heating contractor Richard Trethewey offers a quick and easy way to cool off a room

23 Savvy and Inspiring Small Bath Designs

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 02:05
Take that water closet off the backburner and make it a showpiece with these design ideas

Save This Old House: Historic Kentucky Farmhouse

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 02:05
Start your own frontier adventure with this historic house in the Bluegrass State

Tried-and-True Cleaning Products

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 02:05
The backstories on your favorite American cleaning potions

Color of the Month, July 2014: Sand

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 02:05
Give your rooms a calming makeover with 40 examples of this year's warm beige

The Great TOH Giveaway Has Begun!

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 02:05
Enter daily between now and September 2. You could win some of the $728,840 in prize packages

A Reading Nook for $539

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 02:05
Graphic stripes and a cushy window seat turn an odd space into a cozy retreat

How to Strip a Hardwood Floor

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 02:05
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shows the proper and safe way to remove an old finish from a hardwood floor

Homes That Make Us Just So Barn Proud

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 02:05
Four tales of reimagining an outmoded outbuilding as a comfortable home, complete with lofty interior, rugged timbers, and a backstory like no other

10 Uses for Aluminum Pie Plates

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 02:05
Put these flexible food containers to work after the feast

6 Fast Fixes for July

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 02:05
Easy ways to keep up your home during summer stress

Household American Classics

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 02:05
50 favorite around-the-house products that are American-made