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6 Ways to Integrate Modern Lighting into Old Houses

High-tech lighting illuminates places that period lamps donít reach.
Haddonfield, New Jersey


How To Install a New Faucet

Perk up your bathroom by swapping out your faucet for a retro-inspired one.
Compact Routers


Make a Cabinet Out of an Old Window

Rescue a vintage window by turning it into the front of a small cabinet.
Old Window Cabinet


12 Rules for Victorian Polychrome Paint Schemes

Follow these guidelines to create cohesive color schemes for Painted Ladies.
Polychrome Paint Schemes


A Guide to Victorian-Era Furniture

The 19th centuryís Victorian era produced a profusion of historically inspired architectural and furniture styles.
Victorian Furniture Guide


Fixes for Common Wood Flooring Problems

From removing stains to matching existing flooring, learn how to deal with some common wood floor issues.
Flooring Fixes


Hardwood vs. Engineered Flooring

Which type of wood flooring is best for old houses? The answer depends on where you plan to use it.
Hardwood vs. Engineered Flooring


How To Re-Create a Georgian Window Pediment

Learn how to use an existing pediment as a guide to replicate a new one.
Georgian Window Pediment


New Addition for an Arts & Crafts House

The owner used his packaging-designer mind to maintain the brand when adding on to a venerable bungalow.
Arts & Crafts Addition


New Life for a Lakefront Cottage

Nestled by the water, snug in pretty new outerwear, this cottage will weather another century.
Lakefront Cottage


The Best Flooring Choices for Old-House Kitchens

The hardest-working surface in the house deserves good cover.
Kitchen Flooring Choices


How To Re-Create a Georgian Window Pediment

Learn how to use an existing pediment as a guide to replicate a new one.
Georgian Window Pediment


12 Rules for Victorian Polychrome Paint Schemes

Follow these guidelines to create cohesive color schemes for Painted Ladies.
Polychrome Paint Schemes


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