How to Build a Stone Bird Bath | Ask This Old House

How to Build a Stone Bird Bath | Ask This Old House

Are Asbestos Ceiling Tiles Dangerous? Asbestos ceiling tiles were installed a lot prior to the 1970’s and even up to the 1990’s so if your home, apartment or business has ceiling tiles and was built prior to the 1970’s, then there’s a good chance that it has asbestos ceiling tiles. The problem is identifying whether […]

How To Replace a Fireplace Cover | Ask This Old House

How To Replace a Fireplace Cover | Ask This Old House

Exterior Basement Waterproofing: When Water Attacks When a flood attacks the outside of your basement, even the smallest crack in your cellar’s defenses can turn the battle into your foundation’s Waterloo. No pun intended. OK, maybe just a little. Point being, some events are just too overwhelming to trust to a traditional interior basement waterproofing […]

How to Repave a Concrete Driveway | Ask This Old House

How to Repave a Concrete Driveway | Ask This Old House

3 New Glass Tile Trends For Your Home Nothing completely transforms the look and feel of a room like tile. And now three new tile trends can quickly and easily give your home a beautiful modern look. Read on to learn about the three newest tile trends. How to Fit Fascias and Soffits Adequately-mounted soffits […]

Supply Chain Shortages | Ask This Old House

Supply Chain Shortages | Ask This Old House

How to Make a Fruit Fly Trap For Under Two Dollars In the summer, fruit flies invading the kitchen can be inevitable. If you compost indoors, this can be a source for them, but you don’t need to stop composting in order to contain them. Here I’ll show you how to make a homemade fruit […]

How To Build a Stone Water Fountain | Ask This Old House

How To Build a Stone Water Fountain | Ask This Old House

Need Some Help With House Repairs? Do you need some help with house repairs, but don’t know any reliable builders yet? Almost everyone needs the help of a builder at some time and, unless you’re a builder yourself, you will need to get to know a little about how builders operate. How To Get Rid […]

How to Fix a Sinking Driveway Drainage System | Ask This Old House

How to Fix a Sinking Driveway Drainage System | Ask This Old House

The Truth About Heavy Tarps Materials and Uses Heavy Duty Tarps are incredibly versatile; you will see them in use in pretty much every industry, from painting and decorating all the way through to agriculture. The intention of this article is to highlight each material of tarp, and give you a brief outline of some […]

How Mark McCullough Became a Mason | Ask This Old House

How Mark McCullough Became a Mason | Ask This Old House

Instructions Of a Sabre Saw And Router Unique among power tools is the sabre saw, a hand-held motor which sends a slender blade in and out of its guard at high speed. It is fairly quiet in operation, not much noisier than the average electric drill. Instructions Of Nails The common nail is called “common” […]

How To Frame a Shed | Ask This Old House

How To Frame a Shed | Ask This Old House

How to Shorten Your Wood Venetian Blinds If you want to shorten your wood Venetian blinds, you will need a pair of scissors and a marker. You may also need a pair of tweezers and a screwdriver depending on the blinds. Once you find all of these tools you can start trimming. DIY: Installing Electrical […]

ASK This Old House | Mantel, Too Many Light Switches (S18 E23) FULL EPISODE

ASK This Old House | Mantel, Too Many Light Switches (S18 E23) FULL EPISODE

An Investment to Gain That Much Needed Extra Space According to The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) in August 2012 many houses are selling at a reduced value in order to achieve a house sale.┬áThe West Midlands is one of the worst hit areas according to new research, so why not eliminate that risk […]

This Old House | Hard Work Ahead (S41 E20) FULL EPISODE

This Old House | Hard Work Ahead (S41 E20) FULL EPISODE

Build Your Own Shed Doors Building your own shed doors can be a fun way to save money and show off your construction skills. We show you how to do it from the beginning stages through the painting stage. Cleaning Your Gutters in Any Season A comprehensive guide to why, when and how to clean […]