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How to Install a Linoleum Tile Floor

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 02:10
Use cork-backed click-together squares to lay a floating floor in an endless array of colorful patterns

56 Essential Survival Skills for Homeowners

Thu, 08/14/2014 - 02:05
Prep now for common household disasters you may (unfortunately) encounter

Create a Well-Traveled Terrace

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 02:00
Eclectic furnishings and colorful patterned fabrics lend this outdoor room worldly panache

How to Repair a Broken Stair Tread

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 02:05
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva reveals his quick fix for cracked wooden steps

A Bath Designed to Pamper

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 02:05
A master retreat gains comfort and function with sleek finishes and a streamlined layout

An Office Alcove for $209

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 02:05
Opening up a little-used closet creates a compact work area in a space-starved family home

Use Paint to Create Upbeat Stair Risers

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 02:05
Raise your stairs' profile with a five-color palette of related hues

How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 02:05
A makeover doesn't necessarily mean replacing those gloomy cabinets. You can clean them up and brush on some new paint—and within a weekend take that kitchen from dreary to sunny.

Save This Old House: Indiana Mission Revival

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 02:05
A stately Midwestern home built in a form some 2,000 miles from the coast where the style was born

Color of the Month, August 2014: Bright Cobalt

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 02:05
30 inspirational examples of the saturated, dark blue and how to use it in your own home

How to Build a Fire Pit

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 02:05
Creating a cozy cold-weather oasis with This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook

A Private and Inviting Front Yard

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 02:05
A revamped facade and lush border plantings deliver street-side charm

6 Fast Fixes for August

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 02:05
Seasonal tips for keeping tabs on all corners of your home

Read This Before You Paint

Sat, 08/02/2014 - 02:05
Before you pick up a paintbrush, check out This Old House's expert guide to the best products, tools, and techniques for putting color on your walls

How to Build an Outdoor Dog Bed

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 02:05
A smartly designed outdoor bed is a great place for your pooch to beat the heat

10 Secrets of Cottage Style

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 02:00
Known for her lively, low-key designs, Jane Coslick shares her trademark tips for adding oomph to plain interiors with salvaged finds and buckets of paint

Photoshop Redo: Prettying Up a Period House

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 02:05
Uncovering the front porch and restoring facade details help a Queen Anne-style home assume its former shape

How to Waterproof a Basement

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 02:05
In this how-to video, This Old House general contractor Tom Silva solves soggy basement problems

A Busted Open, Brightened Up Kitchen

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 02:05
Taking down walls cleared the way for a free-flowing space fit for two cooks, two kids, plus party guests

4 Surprising Renovation Stressors

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 02:05
Unexpected problems that come up in a remodel and how to tackle them