If you've got some basic skills and a couple of handy friends, you too can build a grill island like this one. Here's the lowdown.
Looking to swap out your old bathroom sink for a new one? Here are some things to consider before making your choice.
Richard Trethewey demonstrates heat loss and gain to design a balanced HVAC system.
Looking for the best ductless mini-split air conditioner? Our guide covers today’s top models and what to look for when shopping.
This Old House host Kevin O'Connor joined Al Roker, Dylan Dreyer, and Jacob Soboroff of The Today Show to share some easy DIY home maintenance tips for the summer months.
Dealing with a stove that won’t light or takes too long to ignite can be frustrating and unsafe. Rather than dealing with unburnt fuel making its way into your home or resorting to take-out because the stove won’t kick on, check out this guide on what to look for when trying to repair a stove that won’t light.
Periods of excessive temperatures with very little rain can cause extreme stress on your lawn, transforming what was once lush and green into a sparse mat of tired-looking browns and yellows. There’s good news though: There are ways to help your yard through these tough times, and we’ll show you how to care for your lawn during a drought.
This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook helps a homeowner install a bluestone patio in an urban backyard.
Whether you’re looking for a new speaker, headphones, fitness tracker, or any other tech product, Prime Day is the perfect time to shop for a great deal.
The smell of spoiled eggs doesn’t exactly bring to mind the thought of fresh, clean towels and a relaxing bath time experience. And no amount of candles can truly mask the odor. Luckily, there are ways to rid your bathroom of a shower drain that smells like rotten eggs. These are some of the easiest, most common methods for taking care of the problem.
In many areas of the country, some form of consumer fireworks are legal. Learn how to protect yourself and your family if you're planning your own festival of lights this holiday.
In this comprehensive review and guide, our team compares and analyzes the best washer-dryer combos for every space, budget, and lifestyle.
Here are 10 ideas for deck and patio furniture you can make yourself—for both beginner and experienced woodworkers.
This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook builds beautiful circular patio that features a chill-chasing fire pit
In this video, This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook repairs a sunken brick patio.
Searching for the best insecticidal soap to safeguard your plants from invasive pests naturally? Our guide offers recommendations and tips.
Are you looking for new dining chairs? Learn about the best dining chairs on Amazon to find the right set for your needs.
Ask This Old House landscape designer Jenn Nawada installs a bluestone patio with a reclaimed granite fire pit
The National Hardware Show is where dozens of manufacturers worldwide showcase new tools and products, many carrying the promise of making DIY jobs easier and faster. Weaved in with the goofy gizmos are some new tools and products that sound promising. From hammers to hammocks, there’s a lot to see and test. Here’s a roundup of the most exciting products from this year’s show.
These charming lanterns brighten an evening barbecue spread, and they're a cinch to make from supplies you can pick up at the home center.
Even though outdoor furniture is typically made of resilient hardwoods or naturally rot-resistant softwoods, it’s not immune to the elements. Here’s how to keep your deck or patio set in top form
On the hunt for a new oven? We’ve reviewed the best ovens for every budget, household, and taste profile, plus answered common shopper questions.
Enhancing the energy efficiency of an old, drafty door with This Old House general contractor Tom Silva
This Old House’s Kevin O’Connor hosts Team Rubicon, a new Roku Original series shedding light on the extraordinary work based on the veteran-led humanitarian that serves global communities before, during, and after disasters strike.