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All About Built-in Barbecue Pits

14 hours 16 min ago
Nothing beats the summery pleasure of a juicy burger seared to perfection over an old school charcoal fire

Create a Patriotic Porch

14 hours 16 min ago
Red accents and classic wicker make this outdoor room a real conversation starter

Green Building Expert's 1931 Colonial Revival Redo

14 hours 16 min ago
Energy-smart upgrades turn a starter house into a home for the long haul

How to Build Custom Concrete Countertops

14 hours 16 min ago
This Old House host Kevin O'Connor learns how to create concrete kitchen counters

What Is It? | Black Plastic Handles

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 02:00
Ask This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook shows off a cleverly designed wheelbarrow accessory

A Seabee Designs a Long-Distance Backyard Remodel

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 02:00
While deployed 7,500 miles from home, this reader designed his dream backyard on paper, then spent months building it

How to Zone a Forced-Air Furnace and Air Conditioner

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 02:00
Ask This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey shows how to divide a home's heating and air-conditioning system into different zones

Read This Before You Organize Your Garage

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 02:00
Our clutter-busting guide to help get yours shipshape for National Clean Out Garage Day

10 Uses for Zip Ties

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 02:00
Use spare ties around your house and on the go

Dog-Friendly Flooring Rules

Sat, 06/18/2016 - 02:00
Dog-friendly flooring needs to be durable, easy to clean, and attractive too. Here's what you need to know if you have four on the floor

How to Build an Outdoor Bar Cart

Sat, 06/18/2016 - 02:00
Offer guests cocktails and brews by wheeling out this dedicated serving station

This Old House Saved!

Sat, 06/18/2016 - 02:00
Three families moved heaven and earth for the chance to make the fantasy of saving a house from This Old House magazine's back-page column a reality

How to Repair a Squealing Shower

Sat, 06/18/2016 - 02:00
Ask This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey helps a homeowner silence a shrieking shower

How to Plant a Privacy Screen

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 02:00
Ask This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook helps a homeowner plant a living privacy screen

How to Pick The Right Mulch

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 02:00
Use this guide to navigate the options for the best topdressing around your plant bed

How to Use a Speed Square

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 02:00
Ask This Old House general contractor Tom Silva demonstrates the amazing versatility of the humble rafter square

11 Ways to Update Your Floors With Paint

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 02:00
Lively and budget-friendly paint ideas for the surfaces beneath your feet

6 Creative Ways to Add Shade Outdoors

Thu, 06/16/2016 - 02:00
Stay out of the sun while enjoying your outdoor rooms

10 Ways Your Bathroom is Making You Sick

Wed, 06/15/2016 - 02:00
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 Grow Vegetables in the Desert

Tue, 06/14/2016 - 02:05
Creating a water-efficient waffle garden with Ask This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook