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Exposed beams and a chimney continued with salvaged bricks make this second-floor master bedroom addition feel like it’s been there forever.
See more of this beautiful Early-American Cape Cod
Apr 20, 2014 / 30 notes

Exposed beams and a chimney continued with salvaged bricks make this second-floor master bedroom addition feel like it’s been there forever.

See more of this beautiful Early-American Cape Cod

Do you dream of having your very own wine cellar? Some TOH readers designed and executed the plan for this rustic wine storage area.
Share your projects with us by entering The Search for America’s Best Remodel 2014
Apr 20, 2014 / 15 notes

Do you dream of having your very own wine cellar? Some TOH readers designed and executed the plan for this rustic wine storage area.

Share your projects with us by entering The Search for America’s Best Remodel 2014

A bright-white remodeled kitchen includes a breakfast bar where owner Michelle and her two sons like to grab a bite to eat.
See the rest of this cozy kitchen makeover with more light, function
Apr 20, 2014 / 20 notes

A bright-white remodeled kitchen includes a breakfast bar where owner Michelle and her two sons like to grab a bite to eat.

See the rest of this cozy kitchen makeover with more light, function

DIY this bath towel keeper for some extra stylish storage in the water closet
Apr 19, 2014 / 56 notes

DIY this bath towel keeper for some extra stylish storage in the water closet

A green steel roof and new, wide front porch gave this home a welcome curb appeal makeover. 
Share your best redos with us by entering The Search for America’s Best Remodel 2014
Apr 19, 2014 / 11 notes

A green steel roof and new, wide front porch gave this home a welcome curb appeal makeover.

Share your best redos with us by entering The Search for America’s Best Remodel 2014

Make a blue couch and accessories pop with a bright orange wall.
See more Pantone Celosia Orange looks
Apr 19, 2014 / 34 notes

Make a blue couch and accessories pop with a bright orange wall.

See more Pantone Celosia Orange looks

Apr 19, 2014 / 21 notes
Apr 19, 2014 / 13 notes

WATCH FOR IT: This season on Ask This Old House, the guys make some of the most important home improvements in the history of TOH, including making the home of a Boston-Marathon bombing survivor more accessible. See the teaser here, or on TOH's official YouTube channel.

TUNING IN FOR TOH TV? Check in via tvtag to unlock this ridiculously good-looking This Old House sticker

Missed the episode on TV? NEW full episodes of TOH and AskTOH are available online every Sunday night at 7PM at thisoldhouse.com/watchTV

This savvy reader-created bookcase project was one of our favorite built-in storage entries from last year’s remodel contest. 
Enter The Search for America’s Best Remodel 2014
Apr 18, 2014 / 36 notes

This savvy reader-created bookcase project was one of our favorite built-in storage entries from last year’s remodel contest.

Enter The Search for America’s Best Remodel 2014

Chalkboard paint isn’t new, but creative minds keep coming up with new ways to use it.
Learn how to make this dramatic wall calendar
Apr 17, 2014 / 49 notes

Chalkboard paint isn’t new, but creative minds keep coming up with new ways to use it.

Learn how to make this dramatic wall calendar

NEW at thisoldapt:

myidealhome:

DIY: hand-printed galaxy on the bathroom walls (via A Beautiful Mess)

This paint idea is subtle enough that your landlady might just go for it. ALSO LOVE: Penny-tile sheets as wall covering. GENIUS. -ts
Apr 17, 2014 / 863 notes

NEW at thisoldapt:

myidealhome:

This paint idea is subtle enough that your landlady might just go for it. ALSO LOVE: Penny-tile sheets as wall covering. GENIUS. -ts

A small deck off the back of a house provides enough room for outdoor refreshers.
See more: An artful renovation saves a 19th-century whaling cottage
Apr 16, 2014 / 34 notes

A small deck off the back of a house provides enough room for outdoor refreshers.

See more: An artful renovation saves a 19th-century whaling cottage

Make a ceiling pop with this easy pattern nailhead trick.
Apr 16, 2014 / 57 notes

Make a ceiling pop with this easy pattern nailhead trick.

Don’t love it, but don’t want to tear it down? Read our advice on painting over wallpaper
Apr 16, 2014 / 58 notes

Don’t love it, but don’t want to tear it down? Read our advice on painting over wallpaper

Apr 14, 2014 / 86 notes

pbstv:

Watch to find out how Tim Allen’s love of “This Old House” shaped the premise for “Home Improvement”.

Want more? Tune in to the new season of Pioneers of Television tomorrow (4/15) at 8/7c.