Replacing a Garage Door Spring

Replacing a Garage Door Spring

Nat Rea There are two basic types of garage door springs—extension and torsion. Here’s how to identify and replace them. Garage doors are one of those things that you probably don’t think about. They go up and they go down. But after opening and closing them every day...
How to Replace Full Mortise Door Hardware

How to Replace Full Mortise Door Hardware

Ask This Old House carpenter Nathan Gilbert helps a homeowner to replace his traditional mortise hardware with hardware that locks. Replacing a full mortise lockset: Start by removing the old hardware. This can usually be done by removing a few screws in the door...
2022 Saratoga Springs Wrap Party Official Rules

2022 Saratoga Springs Wrap Party Official Rules

OFFICIAL RULES NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN Sponsor: This Old House 2022 Saratoga Springs Wrap Party Giveaway (“Giveaway”) is sponsored by This Old House Ventures, LLC/Roku, 262 Harbor Drive, Stamford, CT 06902 (“Sponsor”). Giveaway Entry Period: The...
2022 Saratoga Springs Wrap Party Sweepstakes

2022 Saratoga Springs Wrap Party Sweepstakes

Enter for a chance to meet the cast and tour the Saratoga Springs project house on the last day of filming! Hurry, there are just 10 days to enter for your chance to be part of this exclusive event! You could be among the first to step through the doors of our...
How to Build DIY Trough Shelves

How to Build DIY Trough Shelves

Jenn Largesse A trough shelf is an excellent place to store extra paint cans and supplies in your garage or workshop. Want to build your own? Watch as House One editor and DIY expert Jenn Largesse demonstrates how to build a trough shelf. I’m updating my workshop and...