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TOH’s Comprehensive Guide to Tin Ceiling Tiles

Only You Can Stamp Out Forests

Designed in Oregon–where they really know their trees–a set of rubber tree stamps feels like having your own forest. Seriously, when isn’t it …

Rubber Stamping

Smart Accessories Make Classic Mason Jars Even More Useful

Before throwing out that tomato sauce jar, consider all that it can do if its lid is switched out. Worry not, this is not DIY. It's ready-to-buy. My …

The Upcycled Garden Volume 4: Using Recycled Salvaged Materials In Your Garden

Spring and summer always seem to pass by so quickly! I figured I had better <br>get on the ball and share some more of these beautiful upcycled garden …

Children’s Landscape Dinner Set by DOIY

Your child’s dinnertime is about to get a whole lot more fun! The Landscape Dinner Set comes from the Barcelona-based creatives at DOIY and it will …

Pro Tips and Plans for the Perfect Container Garden

Use containers to create a glorious garden anywhere. Tips courtesy of <i>TOH</i> landscape contractor Roger Cook

Create a Quirky Cottage Kitchen

Get the latest news, updates and offers<br>from This Old House to your inbox<p>Now trending on TOH<p>How To Choose a Stainless Steel Sink<p>More From TOH<p>How to …

The Best Basics: 10 Good, Cheap Houseplant Pots

When setting up home, there is no quicker way to infuse a bit of life into a space than by bringing in some plants. While houseplants are usually …

Pest-Fighting Flowers

comments (20) April 27th, 2011<p><b>Greg Holdsworth</b>, contributor<p>187 users recommend<p>One of the great things about vegetable gardening is that at some point …

Gardening

Gardens: five ways with scented climbers

<b>Sun trap</b><p>For a truly powerful perfume, look no further than the glamorous star jasmine (<i>Trachelospermum jasminoides</i>). Evergreen, glossy leaves and a frosting of white flowers from June to August make this the smart choice, provided it has sheltered, sunny conditions. It will cope with partial shade, …

Before & After: An Ontario Bungalow Brings The Sea Indoors

When designer James Prunean and his wife Diana began looking for a home, they knew they wanted a few things: a great location, a great front porch, …

How to regrow food from scraps

Don't toss those old potatoes or celery scraps. Put them to work and grow a kitchen garden from leftover bits and pieces.<p><b>Avocado</b><p>Wash the seed and use …

Top 10 Plants for an Indoor Vertical Garden

Last week we covered the principles of building a vertical garden, but no living wall is complete without some knowledge in choosing the best plants for the system.<p>Last week we covered the principles of building a vertical garden, but no living wall is complete without some knowledge in choosing …

Top 10

5 Pro Tips for Healthy, Beautiful Container Gardens

01 of 05<p>Let's start with the planting medium. While it's not a great idea to fill up pots with material other than potting soil, doing a version of …

Gardens: plants for cracks

I have built a path. I mean this in the grand tradition of building things, which is to say, "I got someone else to build it", namely my husband. And …

Plant Belles: Wire Supports for the Well Tamed Garden

Plant Belles, made in Devon, are intricate or plain. Best described as “rusty wire work for the garden,” the plant supports are made either from …

Wood Paneling Adds Elegance And Warmth To Your Home Office

A while ago we talked about the versatility of wood paneling and the numerous ways in which it can be used throughout the house. Today we’re going to …

A foolproof guide to outdoor hardscaping

If you're anything like most of the general population, you're fixated on TV shows that transform a drab backyard into a jaw-dropping outdoor oasis. …

A Sturdy, Industrial Kitchen in Napa Valley

In wood, steel, and brick.<p>Salvaged wood, raw steel, and glazed brick give a St. Helena, California, kitchen a sturdy, industrial look. Tour this kitchen designed by Dan Doyle for design ideas. For more kitchen decor tips, read the interview with the designer.

Napa Valley

How Does Your Garden Grow? Plant Your Gardening Secrets on Patch

Let's grow some knowledge. Whether you dig gardens because it's your business or just because you dig gardening, share your tips by blogging on Patch.<p>…

8 Ways to Create a Family-Friendly Kitchen

Euphoric Over Euphorbia: 5 Perennials Every Garden Needs

Every now and then, during the course of the year, I like to take a sideways glance at my own garden, but also the gardens that I visit, walk past, …

Gardening

Purple Love Grass Eragrostis Seeds and Plants, Perennnial Flowers at Burpee.com

Growing Calendar for Grow (6)<p>Average Last Frost: 05/15<p>Average First Frost: 10/15<p>Ornamental Grass<p>Start Indoors Start Indoors Starting seeds indoors is …

California Homemade Food: New Law Allows People To Make Food At Home And Sell It In Stores

Would you go to a restaurant to buy food someone made in their kitchen at home?<p>That's the question millions of Californians are going to have to ask themselves now that a new law, which went into effect on January 1, allows Golden State residents to sell their own products at restaurants and …

Ultimate database of planting guides and tutorials.

Ball Publishing

'Grow Anywhere Tour' - Goes to Washington

May 16, 2013<p>Burpee Edible Gardening Team Members<p>We're making a difference in schools across the country on our “Grow Anywhere Tour,” so it's very …

Goggles for Grilling