Subscribe to News feed News
Today At This Old House
Updated: 4 hours 37 min ago

How to Stencil a Border

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 02:05
Dress up a doorway—or any room feature—with a pattern of your own design

Sneak Peek: The 35th Season of TOH, in Charlestown, Massachusetts

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 02:05
This Old House television starts its 35th anniversary season by renovating an 1850 Greek Revival rowhouse in a historic Boston neighborhood

The Moxie Awards: The Search for America's Best Remodel 2014

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 02:05
Hats off to you superheroes of the home. Whether saving a historic plantation from fauna gone wild or making a Christmas miracle with power tools, these honorees proved their mettle

Fat Wallet Awards: You Sweat The Small…Change

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 02:05
Congratulations! You pinched your pennies so hard, you could have bruised Lincoln

How to Build a Sliding Barn Door

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 02:05
You love this rustic touch! We asked TOH fans about sliding barn doors and got a flood of questions. Here's our answer

Look What You Found During Your Renovations

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 02:05
From a homemade mousetrap to a fading Civil War tintype, the oddities readers have discovered in and around their homes surprised even us

One-Room Wonder Best Remodel Winners 2014

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 02:05
Thousands of you sent in pictures of your perfected spaces, hoping to land in these pages. Among all your amazing redos, five reader remodels really won us over—and won the DIYers behind them $1,000 apiece

How to Clear a Clogged Drain

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 02:05
In this how-to video, This Old House shows various ways to clear household clogs

Best Whole House Before and Afters 2014

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 02:10
You showed us how to make every corner count with your impressive top-to-bottom redos

'Save This Old House' Update: 2013

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 02:10
See whether that Georgia Greek Revival featured on the back page of This Old House magazine escaped demolition, or if that showstopping California Queen Anne found a new owner

Grand Prize Winners: The Search for America's Remodel 2014

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 02:00
How did one of our fellow readers earn our awe—and a $5,000 prize? Well, first he had to "retire" so he could work on the house full-time. Nice job!

Read This Before You Finish Your Basement

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 02:05
Even if it's currently cold concrete and crammed with boxes of off-season duds, the lowest floor of your home probably has loads of potential

If DIY Were Really Like Stock Ad Photos

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 02:05
Images created by photographers to sell to advertisers and publishers are often nothing like reality—especially when they show people working on their homes and using tools

How to Split Logs for Firewood

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 02:00
This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook shares tools and techniques for quickly, safely splitting firewood

Color Charms a Georgia Cabin's Rustic Revival

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 02:00
Jeep red, cowboy-boot yellow, and a green borrowed from the surrounding pine forest are just a few of the hues this serial renovator used to put her personal, painterly stamp on a 1910 cabin

Don't Get Nailed: A Guide to Avoiding Nail-Gun Injuries

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 02:10
Wherein we, um, hammer home safety tips for one common power tool

7 Tips to Sidestep Painting Spills

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 02:05
Whether you're heading off a rogue drop or a tsunami-level spill, follow these pro tips to prevent messes big and small

How to Build a Sideboard from Stock Cabinets

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 02:05
This elegant storage piece comes together with off-the-shelf base kitchen cabinets and simple molding

No-Fail Colors for Living Spaces

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 02:05
Five great hues that can help turn bland and blah into warm and inviting

Photoshop Redo: Paint Adds Personality to a Folk Victorian

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 02:05
Sophisticated shades enhance the simple lines and pretty details of a cottage with gingerbread trim