Great Gardens Made Easy


Animal House

Pull your leashes and other pooch props together with a decorative organizer

Build It or Buy It

Garden arbor

Weekend Remodel

How to make a pebble mosaic

Q + A

The pros answer your questions


Reseed a lawn

Norm's Tricks of the Trade

Make a straightedge to keep your circular-saw cuts in line



Create an entry garden that will give your place a welcoming touch year-round

Plant, Grow, Enjoy

Use our veggie gardening guide to help you bring homegrown goodies to your table

Before & After: Kitchen

A more efficient layout and traditional touches make a cramped place into a stylish, roomier workspace

Budget Redo

A determined DIYer makes a bland family room beautiful with a wall unit that has function and charm

75 Outdoor Upgrades for Under $75

Our product picks and makeover ideas for creating a stylish space outside

Reader Remodel

Reality's hand turns a four-month plan into a four-year project

All About

Push Lawn Mowers


Letter from -

DIY--or die trying


Your feedback, questions, and comments


Easy ways to improve your home right now

Home News

Fix up and live in a state-park home; no-fade exterior paint; and more

Home Solutions

Build an outdoor window shelf; 10 uses for terra-cotta pots; spiff up your tile with vinyl decals; body-friendly gardening tools; Mother's Day workspace

Paint Ideas

Give your foyer a colorful patchwork of petals

Photoshop Redo

Textured accents bring out the best in a plain stucco house

Get This Look

Colorful vintage-style kitchen


Oversize bar pulls


Wise ways to preserve an old house: The TOH team helps bring a Second Empire back to life

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A Kentucky 1889 Folk Victorian that Woodrow Wilson slept in


Web Highlights
Clever, money-saving tips on fixing yard tools
Prep beds right for vibrant, healthy flowers
Repair a brick patio in 10 easy steps
How to inspect a deck for safety hazards

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Tips on AC upkeep

Home Solutions
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10 uses for a garden hose
10 uses for an egg carton
10 uses for beeswax
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Before and After: Kitchen
Islands in every style

Complete list of plants in the featured entry garden

From the TOH TV show: Wise ways to preserve an old house
• Install foam crown molding step-by-step and video
• Install wall frames step-by-step and video

Animal House: Leash organizer
Construct this wall organizer in one day.

Build It or Buy It
• Love climbers? Get directions for making a trellis

Weekend Remodel: Stone mosaic
Check out a photo gallery of mosaic patterns

75 Outdoor Upgrades for Under [DOLLAR]75
• No. 5 Turn a vintage terra-cotta cornice into a rack for organizing garden tools
• No. 27 Transform a shapely urn into a fountain
• No. 52 Create a diamond-patterned twig trellis
• No. 64 Cast your own hypertufa trough

Plant, Grow, Enjoy
• Follow TOH landscape contractor Roger Cook's instructions for making a raised vegetable bed

Reader Remodel
• Watch - general contractor Tom Silva patch hardwood floors

All About: Push Lawn Mowers
• Watch TOH landscape contractor Roger Cook demonstrate his technique for mowing a lawn in this video
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