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This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on October 23, 2014:
Tonight, 10/24/14 & Saturday, 10/25/14 on PBS will be episode #3404 of the Charlestown House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1304...
Richard Trethewey And Tom Silva On The Radio Again
Posted by David on October 22, 2014:
Richard Trethewey and Tom Silva joined Jim Braude and Margery Eagan on Boston Public Radio for another edition of "Ask This Old House."...
Now This Is Funny
Posted by David on October 21, 2014:
Watch outtakes from Ask This old House, this is really funny. Have a look.
Ask Tom Silva A Question On Twitter
Posted by David on October 21, 2014:
Ask @TomSilvaTOH a question and he'll answer (one) via video during his tea break this afternoon. #TeaTime
The New Yankee Workshop Online: All Weather Loveseat
Posted by David on October 21, 2014:
The week of 10/21/14 to 10/27/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0811, the All Weather Loveseat on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Tom Silva Talks About How Long Renovations Really Take
Posted by David on October 18, 2014:
Forget What Your Contractor Said, This Is How Long Renovations Really Take. An interview with Tom Silva from The Huffington Post by Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson. Click here.

This Old House On Twitter
Posted by David on October 18, 2014:
Have you seen the latest from TOH on Twitter, click here.
Wood Glue Basics And Application Tips
Posted by David on October 17, 2014:
In this video it discusses how to choose the right PVA wood glue for your projects and other important factors that impact its use. These include correct glue application, shop temperature, water resistance and glue open time. Click here to watch.
Win A Limited Edition NOVA Chuck
Posted by David on October 17, 2014:
Entry their Contest is simple. 'Like' NOVAWoodworking on Facebook, create a video turning a lidded vessle showing the project at the end, post the video to YouTube with the hashtag #NOVAInfinityContest. Click here to enter and get the rest of the info. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on October 16, 2014:
Tonight, 10/16/14 & Saturday, 10/18/14 on PBS will be episode #3403 of the Charlestown House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1303...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Adirondack Trio
Posted by David on October 14, 2014:
The week of 10/14/14 to 10/20/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0810, the Adirondack Trio on their web site. Click here to Watch...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on October 9, 2014:
Tonight, 10/09/14 & Saturday, 10/11/14 on PBS will be episode #3402 of the Charlestown House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1302...
Norm Abram Closes Up Shop: From October 20, 2009
Posted by David on October 8, 2014:
This article, "Norm Abram Closes Up Shop" by Christopher Schwarz is worth reading again...
Ryobi October Contest
Posted by David on October 8, 2014:
Show your Halloween-themed projects for the chance to win $500 in RYOBI power tools! To enter and the rules, click here. Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Finish and Install
Posted by David on October 7, 2014:
The week of 10/07/14 to 10/13/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0809, Finish and Install on their web site. Click here to Watch...
You Did It, Norm's On Twitter
Posted by David on October 3, 2014:
All those #SelfieWithNorm most of did the trick. because Norm is now on Twitter.
Festool October Giveaway
Posted by David on October 2, 2014:
This month, Festool is giving away a Festool RO 125 Sander + CT 26 HEPA Dust Extractor! To enter, click here. Good Luck!
Workshop Wish List Contest
Posted by David on October 2, 2014:
Wood Magazine is giving away $5,000 in tool and Materials. You can enter once a day. Click here to enter. Good Luck
New Season Starts Tonight On This Old House/Ask This Old House
Posted by David on October 2, 2014:
Tonight, 10/02/14 & Saturday, 10/04/14 on PBS will be episode #3401 of the Charlestown House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1301...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Wet Bar
Posted by David on September 30, 2014:
The week of 09/30/14 to 10/06/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0808, the Wet Bar on their web site. Click here to Watch...
New Season Of This Old House/Ask This Old House Starts 10/02/2014
Posted by David on September 30, 2014:
The new season of This Old House/Ask This Old House starts this Thursday in Charlestown. Check your local PBS stations for dates and times...
2014 This Old House Pumpkin Carving Contest
Posted by David on September 29, 2014:
Upload a photo of your best carving creation for a chance to win a $500 gift card and be featured in their Halloween gallery. Click Here to enter.
Vote For This Old House Magazine
Posted by David on September 29, 2014:
Want to do your part in the ‪#‎TOHtakeover‬? Cast your vote for This Old House magazine as your favorite in the Hottest Home Magazine category of AdWeek's ‪#‎HotList‬ today! Click here to vote, Thanks!
This Old House On Pinterest
Posted by David on September 26, 2014:
To see all the different boards of This Old House on Pinterest, click here.
Win The Dremel 7000-PK Pumpkin Carving Kit
Posted by David on September 26, 2014:
Dremel is giving away five (5) 700-PK Pumpkin Carving kits. For all the info and to enter, click here. Good Luck!
Win A Workshop Mobile Vac Station
Posted by David on September 26, 2014:
Woodworker's Journal Magazine is giving away three (3) Workshop Mobile Vac Station. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on September 25, 2014:
Tonight, 09/25/14 & Saturday, 09/27/14 on PBS will be episode #3321 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1221...
Ask This Old House Was In The Cleveland Neighborhood Of Shaker Heights
Posted by David on September 25, 2014:
This article is by Julie Washington, The Plain Dealer
Tom Silva got a lesson in the surprises that older Cleveland-area homes sometimes spring on remodelers while working on a Shaker Heights home for a segment of "Ask This Old House."...
Ice Bucket Challenge For Kevin O'Connor
Posted by David on September 24, 2014:
Watch Kevin with help from his kids take the Ice Bucket Challenge. Have a look, there in the famous tree house that Kevin built. Click here.
Sound Advice From Tom Silva On First-Time Homeowners
Posted by David on September 24, 2014:
Another article by Julie Washington, The Plain Dealer
Every first-time homeowner with a fixer-upper yearns to gut it and start over. Don't do it, warns Tom Silva...
Kevin O'Connor And Richard Trethewey On The Radio: Update
Posted by David on September 23, 2014:
Click here to go straight to the program.
This Old House Is Working With Homes For Our Troops
Posted by David on September 23, 2014:
This Old House is working with Homes For Our Troops on a new build for a wounded Iraqi War Veteran in Hopkinton, NH. They're looking for people to help out with the landscaping tomorrow at his Volunteer Day. Click here for a pic and info.
The 13th Season Of Ask This Old House Has A special Episode
Posted by David on September 23, 2014:
In Season 13, Ask This Old House devotes an entire special episode to examining the serious drought that has affected a third of the country...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Island
Posted by David on September 23, 2014:
The week of 09/23/14 to 09/29/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0807, The Island on their web site. Click here to Watch..
Kevin O'Connor And Richard Trethewey Were Live On the Radio
Posted by David on September 23, 2014:
They had so much fun with the guys from This Old House today that they had to take a #SelfieWithNorm. Missed the segment? Check it out (audio up soon): http://wgbhnews.org/post/bpr-climate-summit-education-secretary-and-old-house
Jet Dream Machines Giveaway
Posted by David on September 22, 2014:
Enter daily for a chance to fill your shop with Jet tools worth more then $6,500! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
Meet The Producer Of Ask This Old House
Posted by David on September 22, 2014:
"Ask This Old House" is true reality television. No scripts. No force-feeding of lines to homeowners. No overly rehearsed "reveals."...
The Latest On Tom Silva On Facebook
Posted by David on September 19, 2014:
Old-house efficiency challenges tackled in recent #TOHTV episodes? Overhauls of drafty windows, underinsulated walls, and century-old boiler-and-radiator heating system. Learn more about upgrades that slashed longterm energy costs at the Cambridge house here> http://www.thisoldhouse.com/toh/photos/0,,20643658,00.html
A Sneak Peek Of The 35th Season Of This Old House
Posted by David on September 18, 2014:
The brand-new, 35th anniversary season of ‪#‎TOHTV‬; is coming soon! Check out this sneak peek of their first project of the season in Charlestown, Mass...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on September 18, 2014:
Tonight, 09/18/14 & Saturday, 09/20/14 on PBS will be episode #3320 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1220...
Tom Silva And Kevin O'Connor At Reddit
Posted by David on September 16, 2014:
Hi Reddit - Greetings from THIS OLD HOUSE. Contractor Tom Silva and host Kevin O'Connor here (with Victoria from Reddit) to answer your questions. Click here to see all the Questions and Answers.
Another #SelfieWithNorm
Posted by David on September 16, 2014:
Have a look at this one. Click here.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Kitchen Office
Posted by David on September 16, 2014:
The week of 09/16/14 to 09/22/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0806, The Kitchen Office on their web site. Click here to Watch..
Take a #SelfieWithNorm
Posted by David on September 13, 2014:
Here's two pictures of Norm for your "#SelfieWithNorm". Click here and here. Click here for more info.
Norm, Richard Trethewey And Roger Cook Were Live On Reddit
Posted by David on September 13, 2014:
Hi Reddit— Greetings from THIS OLD HOUSE. Master Carpenter Norm Abram, Plumbing, Heating and Cooling expert Richard Trethewey and Landscape Contractor Roger Cook here (with Victoria from Reddit) to answer your questions. Ask us Anything! Click here for the Questions and the Answers.
New Season Of This Old House Starts Next Month
Posted by David on September 12, 2014:
The 35th anniversary season of This Old House features the renovation of an 1850 Greek Revival Rowhouse in Charlestown, MA and a 1966 Colonial Revival in Lexington, MA. Also they will be following a new build for a wounded Iraqi War Veteran...
We Need Norm On Twitter
Posted by David on September 12, 2014:
Here's the lastest from Twitter on #SelfieWithNorm. Click here to have a look.
Tom Silva Will Be In Cleveland
Posted by David on September 12, 2014:
Tom Sliva will speak and meet fans during an upcoming appearance in Cleveland. He will be there Tuesday, 09/23/14, he will be in the Gund studio at the Idea Center at Playhouse Square, 375 Euclid Ave, Cleveland. The event is free, but registration is required at wviz.org.
Jet's New 17" Drill Press
Posted by David on September 12, 2014:
Jet's new Drill Press has a 5" spindle travel, quick and easy speed changer. intergrated depth stop, efficient poly-V belt drive and much more. Click here to take a look.
Why Does My Wood Have Stripes?
Posted by David on September 11, 2014:
Here's an excellent question from America Woodworker web site, where someone found stripes an inch or two wide going across each board...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on September 11, 2014:
Tonight, 09/11/14 & Saturday, 09/13/14 on PBS will be episode #3319 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1219...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Pantry
Posted by David on September 9, 2014:
The week of 09/09/14 to 09/15/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0805, the Pantry on their web site. Click here to Watch..
In The House With Kevin O'Connor, Ken Burns And Tedd Benson
Posted by David on September 9, 2014:
Award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns, timber framer Tedd Benson, and This Old House host Kevin O’Connor, discuss Burns’ recently completed a post and beam barn that combines the unique spiritual feel of 19th century New England with modern-day functionality...
We Want Norm On Twitter
Posted by David on September 8, 2014:
Wouldn't it be cool if TOH master carpenter Norm Abram shared his tricks of the trade and tips with fans on Twitter? Show him some love by taking a #SelfieWithNorm (or a downloadable template of his face, anyway;) and maybe he'll join the party! LEARN MORE ABOUT #SelfieWithNorm > http://thisoldapt.tumblr.com/post/96094273444/take-a-selfiewithnorm-well-kind-of-let-us Click here for more info. Thanks to Steve Kuhn, the coolest Woodshop Teacher in middle school for the heads up on this article.
Get A Free Copy Of This Old House's "Easy Upgrades: Bathroom Book"
Posted by David on September 8, 2014:
Moen wants to give you a free copy of This Old House's "Easy Upgrades: Bathroom Book". Click here for all the info.
Have A Question For The Guys Of Ask This Old House?
Posted by David on September 8, 2014:
Each week on The Money Pit, Tom and Leslie welcome This Old House cast members Kevin O’Connor, Tom Silva, Richard Trethewey and Roger Cook to share tips, tricks and expert remodeling advice gained from their more than three decades of experience tearing homes apart and putting them back together! Click here!
Titebond’s New Look Says It All. In Seconds.
Posted by David on September 8, 2014:
Titebond Wood Glues have a whole new look. See how the enhanced label and carton give you the info you need at a glance. Click here for the info.
Woodworker's Journal eZine Contest
Posted by David on September 8, 2014:
Woodworker's Journal eZine is giving away to one luck person a Craftsman 10-in. Jobsite Table Saw! Click here to go to Facebook and enter. Good Luck!
Woodsmith Video Tips Online Now
Posted by David on September 8, 2014:
You can now get Woodsmith Video Tips on line for $7.95 for three month. Get all the info here.
The House That Home-Makeover Shows Built
Posted by David on September 7, 2014:
This article is by Meredith Blake of the LA Times. Click here to read the article and some related stores, or read it here...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on September 4, 2014:
Tonight, 09/04/14 & Saturday, 09/06/14 on PBS will be episode #3318 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1218...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Wet Wall
Posted by David on September 2, 2014:
The week of 09/02/14 to 09/08/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0804, the Wet Wall on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Norm's Foot Locker Commercials
Posted by David on August 29, 2014:
If you didn't see it last time, here's Norms Foot Locker Commercials.
Click here to watch.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on August 28, 2014:
Tonight, 08/28/14 & Saturday, 08/30/14 on PBS will be episode #3317 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1217...
What Is It?
Posted by David on August 28, 2014:
Ask This Old House is seeking unusual-looking objects. Got a strange tool or product related to home improvement? Now is your chance to stump the guys!...
Cat-Box Filler Makes A Great Rust Buster
Posted by David on August 28, 2014:
I found this tip at Wood Magazine.com from Charlie Lowell, Kissimmee, Fla. Here's what he had to say...
The Great TOH Giveaway
Posted by David on August 27, 2014:
Better enter now for the Great This Old House Giveaway. It's ending 09/02/14. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
Woodworking Websites
Posted by David on August 26, 2014:
Here's a list of website's you might be interested in, have a look...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Hot Wall
Posted by David on August 26, 2014:
The week of 08/26/14 to 09/01/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0803, the Hot Wall on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Your Monthly Festool Contest
Posted by David on August 21, 2014:
This month you could win a Festool T18 Cordless Drill and a Zobo Forstner Bit Set. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on August 21, 2014:
Tonight, 08/21/14 & Saturday, 08/23/14 on PBS will be episode #3316 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1216...
$5,000 Workshop Workover Sweepstakes
Posted by David on August 20, 2014:
Enter daily for your chance to win $5,000 to work over your workshop. Click here to enter, Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Kitchen Cabinet Basics Pt 2
Posted by David on August 19, 2014:
The week of 08/19/14 to 08/25/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0802, the Kitchen Cabinet Basics Pt 2 on their web site. Click here to Watch
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on August 14, 2014:
Tonight, 08/14/14 & Saturday, 08/16/14 on PBS will be episode #3315 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1215...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight: U
Posted by David on August 7, 2014:
Tonight, 08/07/14 & Saturday, 08/09/14 on PBS will be episode #3314 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1214...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Window Bench
Posted by David on August 5, 2014:
The week of 08/05/14 to 08/11/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0713, the Window Bench on their web site. Click here to Watch
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on July 31, 2014:
Tonight, 07/31/14 & Saturday, 08/02/14 on PBS will be episode #3313 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1213...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Nest of Tables
Posted by David on July 29, 2014:
The week of 07/29/14 to 08/04/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0712, the Nest of Tables on their web site. Click here to Watch.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on July 24, 2014:
Tonight, 07/24/14 & Saturday, 07/26/14 on PBS will be episode #3312 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1212...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Bowfront Chest
Posted by David on July 22, 2014:
The week of 07/22/14 to 07/28/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0711, the Bowfront Chest on their web site. Click here to Watch.
$5,000 Workshop Workover Sweepstakes
Posted by David on July 17, 2014:
Wood Magazine is giving away $5,000 to one (1) lucky person to add to there workshop. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on July 17, 2014:
Tonight, 07/17/14 & Saturday, 07/19/14 on PBS will be episode #3311 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1211...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Taunton Chest
Posted by David on July 15, 2014:
The week of 07/15/14 to 07/21/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0710, the Taunton Chest on their web site. Click here to Watch.
Kevin O'Connor Is Buliding A Treehouse
Posted by David on July 14, 2014:
For two years, “This Old House” host Kevin O’Connor has spent nights and weekends chipping away at a DIY treehouse in his Hamilton backyard. Here are some of the lessons he’s learned along the way. This article is by Francis Storrs of the Boston Globe...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on July 10, 2014:
Tonight, 07/10/14 & Saturday, 07/12/14 on PBS will be episode #3310 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1210...
Discover Sounds Workshop Commercial Narrated By Norm Abram
Posted by David on July 9, 2014:
Click here to watch a commercial that is narrated by Norm.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Table Saw 101 Part 2
Posted by David on July 8, 2014:
The week of 07/08/14 to 07/14/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0709, Table Saw 101, part 2 on their web site. Click here to Watch.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on July 3, 2014:
Tonight, 07/03/14 & Saturday, 07/05/14 on PBS will be episode #3309 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1209...
The Great This Old House Giveaway
Posted by David on July 1, 2014:
The Great TOH Giveaway is giving away over $728,000 in prizes. To enter and get all the info, click here. Good Luck!
The Upcoming New Season Of This Old House
Posted by David on July 1, 2014:
The 35 th anniversary season of This Old House features the renovation of an 1850 Greek Revival Rowhouse in Charlestown, MA and a 1966 Colonial Revival in Lexington, MA ...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Table Saw 101 Part 1
Posted by David on July 1, 2014:
The week of 07/01/14 to 07/07/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0708, Table Saw 101, part 1 on their web site. Click here to Watch.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight.
Posted by David on June 26, 2014:
Tonight, 06/26/14 & Saturday, 06/28/14 on PBS will be episode #3308 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1208...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Painted Cupboard
Posted by David on June 24, 2014:
The week of 06/24/14 to 06/30/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0707, the Painted Cupboard on their web site. Click here to Watch.
Russell Morash To Receive Lifetime Achievement Emmy Award
Posted by David on June 21, 2014:
Russ Morash, who founded "This Old House" in 1979, has been called "the father of how-to television." Morash will be awarded with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 41st Annual Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards on June 22, 2014. Click here to read the article.
Bosch Table Saw Giveway
Posted by David on June 21, 2014:
Woodworker's Journal is giving away one (1) Bosch Table Saw (Model #4100-09) and Gravity-Rise Stand. To enter and get the rules, click here. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on June 19, 2014:
Tonight, 06/19/14 & Saturday, 06/21/14 on PBS will be episode #3307 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1207...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Cowboy Sideboard
Posted by David on June 17, 2014:
The week of 06/17/14 to 06/23/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0706, the Cowboy Sideboard on their web site. Click here to Watch.
Another Preview Of Season 8 On The Woodsmith Shop
Posted by David on June 16, 2014:
Here is a preview of season 8, episide 5 of the new season of the Woodsmith Shop. Click here to watch.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight.
Posted by David on June 12, 2014:
Tonight, 06/12/14 & Saturday, 06/14/14 on PBS will be episode #3306 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1206...
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 25
Posted by David on June 10, 2014:
For day 25 (June 10) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Forrest Woodworker II 10×30 Ripping Saw Blade. To enter, click here. Good Luck
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Dominy Clock
Posted by David on June 10, 2014:
The week of 06/010/14 to 06/16/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0705, the Dominy Clock on their web site. Click here to Watch.
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 24
Posted by David on June 9, 2014:
For day 24 (June 09) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Leigh R9 Plus Dovetail & Box Joint Jig . To enter, click here. Good Luck
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on June 5, 2014:
Tonight, 06/05/14 & Saturday, 06/07/14 on PBS will be episode #3305 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1205...
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 19
Posted by David on June 4, 2014:
For day 19 (June 04) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Woodpeckers Precision Router Lift V2. To enter, click here. Good Luck
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Martha's Candlestand
Posted by David on June 3, 2014:
The week of 06/03/14 to 06/09/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0704, Martha's Candlestand on their web site. Click here to Watch.
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 18
Posted by David on June 3, 2014:
For day 18 (June 03) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Ceros 550 CV Random Orbit Sander with MV-912 Dust Extractor. To enter, click here. Good Luck
Another Preview Of Season 8 On The Woodsmith Shop
Posted by David on June 2, 2014:
Here is a preview of season 8, episide 3 of the new season of the Woodsmith Shop. Click here to watch.
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 17
Posted by David on June 2, 2014:
For day 17 (June 02) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Horizon Figured Red Elm Slab. To enter, click here. Good Luck
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 16
Posted by David on June 1, 2014:
For day 16 (June 01) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Titebond II Premium Wood Glue. To enter, click here. Good Luck
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 15
Posted by David on May 31, 2014:
For day 15 (May 31) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is EX-21K Scroll Saw with Stand & Foot Switch . To enter, click here. Good Luck
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 14
Posted by David on May 30, 2014:
For day 14 (May 30) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Bessey 30-Clamp Kit . To enter, click here. Good Luck
Steve Thomas, Whats He Up To Now?
Posted by David on May 29, 2014:
Steve Thomas, the Emmy Award-winning former host of “This Old House” and “Renovation Nation,” will join professional homebuilders and construction experts as they build or rehabilitate more than 250 homes. Click here to read the article.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on May 29, 2014:
Tonight, 05/29/14 & Saturday, 05/31/14 on PBS will be episode #3304 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1204...
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 13
Posted by David on May 29, 2014:
For day 13 (May 29) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Hamilton Marking Gauge . To enter, click here. Good Luck
Woodpeckers Big Tool Giveway
Posted by David on May 28, 2014:
Woodpeckers is giving away four (4) great prizes, with the Grand Prize being a Premium Router Table Package worth $999.99. For all the info and how to enter, click here. Good Luck!
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 12
Posted by David on May 28, 2014:
For day 12 (May 28) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Infinity Tools 2-piece Lock-Miter Master Jig . To enter, click here. Good Luck
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Old Pine Dry Sink
Posted by David on May 27, 2014:
The week of 05/27/14 to 06/02/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0703, the Old Pine Dry Sink on their web site. Click here to Watch.
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 11
Posted by David on May 27, 2014:
For day 11 (May 27) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is 20 Board Feet of Select Cherry. To enter, click here. Good Luck
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 10
Posted by David on May 26, 2014:
For day 10 (May 26) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Masterpiece Finishing System . To enter, click here. Good Luck
Norm's Adirondack Chair
Posted by David on May 24, 2014:
Digital Download of Norm's Adirondack chair for only $1.99. To download, click here.
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 8
Posted by David on May 24, 2014:
For day 8 (May 24) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is MPOWER CRB7-MK3 BUNDLE CRB7-MK3 + Edge Trim + Edge Guide. To enter, click here. Good Luck
9 Part Kitchen Series Is On Sale Now At The New Yankee Workshop
Posted by David on May 23, 2014:
The 3 DVD Set of the 9 Part Kitchen Series is on sale now for $74.95, regularly goes for $100.00, Plus shipping is free. To order, click here...
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 7
Posted by David on May 23, 2014:
For day 7 (May 23) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Arbortech Mini-TURBO Woodcarving Blade . To enter, click here. Good Luck!
Win A Festool Rotex Sander
Posted by David on May 22, 2014:
Festools is giving away one (1) Festool RO 90 Multi-Mode Sander + CT 26 Dust Extractor for the month of May. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 6
Posted by David on May 22, 2014:
For day 6 (May 22) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Knew Concepts Fret Saw. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on May 22, 2014:
Tonight, 05/22/14 & Saturday, 05/24/14 on PBS will be episode #3303 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1203...
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 5
Posted by David on May 21, 2014:
For day 5 (May 21) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Blue Spruce 16 oz Joiner’s Mallet . To enter, click here. Good Luck
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 4
Posted by David on May 20, 2014:
For day 4 (May 20) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Easy Wood Tools Hollowers. To enter, click here. Good Luck.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Entrance Door
Posted by David on May 20, 2014:
The week of 05/20/14 to 05/26/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0702, the Entrance Door on their web site. Click here to Watch.
Preview Of Season 8 On The Woodsmith Shop
Posted by David on May 19, 2014:
Here is a preview of season 8, episide 1 of the new season of the Woodsmith Shop. Click here to watch.
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 3
Posted by David on May 19, 2014:
For day 3 (May 19) of the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes is Bessey K-Body Revo Kit. You get 2 x 24-inch, 2 x 40-inch K Body REVO Clamps and 1 set of KP Blocks. To enter, click here. Good Luck.
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes: Day 1
Posted by David on May 16, 2014:
To kick off the 30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes, they are giving away a Historical Shaker Door Router Bit Set. You can enter here on Saturday 05/17/14
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes
Posted by David on May 16, 2014:
From May 17 through June 15 (Father’s Day), Popular Woodworking Magazine and its sponsors are giving away A prize A day to celebrate Dads! To enter and view the prizes, click here.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on May 15, 2014:
Tonight, 05/15/13 & Saturday, 05/17/13 on PBS will be episode #3302 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1202...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Giltwood Mirror
Posted by David on May 13, 2014:
The week of 05/13/14 to 05/19/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0701, the Giltwood Mirror on their web site. Click here to Watch.
Win A Jet Bandsaw
Posted by David on May 11, 2014:
Popular Woodworking and Jet Tools are teaming up to give one lucky person a 14" Bandsaw. For all the info and how to enter, click here. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight:
Posted by David on May 8, 2014:
Tonight, 05/08/13 & Saturday, 05/07/13 on PBS will be episode #3301 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1201...
Lie-Nielsen - Tormek Sweepstakes
Posted by David on May 7, 2014:
Highland Woodworking is giving away to a single winner 3 of their most popular Lie Nielsen tools plus the highly-rated Tormek T-7 Wet Grinder sharpening system..
To enter and get all the info, click here. Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Wall Paneling
Posted by David on May 6, 2014:
The week of 05/06/14 to 05/12/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0613, the Wall Paneling on their web site. Click here to Watch.
Win A Ridgid Miter Saw and Stand!
Posted by David on May 2, 2014:
Woodworker’s Journal is giving away A Ridgid 12-in. Sliding Compound Miter Saw to one lucky person. Click here to go to their Facebook page and enter. Good Luck!
Its A Wrap-Arlington House
Posted by David on May 1, 2014:
This is from the Old House My House Blog in the This Old House web site. The Arlington house home owner Paul Friedberg shared his finale thoughts on the revovation...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on April 30, 2014:
Tonight, 05/01/14 & Saturday, 05/03/14 on PBS will be episode #3326 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1226...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Corner Chair
Posted by David on April 30, 2014:
The week of 04/29/14 to 05/05/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0612, the Corner Chair on their web site. Click here to Watch.
Ask This Old House Meets Iron Chef
Posted by David on April 29, 2014:
On the season final of Ask This Old House, Kevin visits Michael Symon (Iron Chef America) who explains how to build the perfect kitchen. Click here for a short video.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on April 24, 2014:
Tonight, 04/24/14 & Saturday, 04/26/14 on PBS will be episode #3325 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1225...
Norm On Pinterest
Posted by David on April 23, 2014:
Not enough of Norm, if you need more, check out Pinterest. Click here to see Norms board.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Wall Hung Console
Posted by David on April 22, 2014:
The week of 04/22/14 to 04/28/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0611, the Wall Hung Console on their web site. Click here to Watch.
'Ask This Old House': Orlando Questions Attract Show
Posted by David on April 17, 2014:
Benjamin Kennington of Orlando has written to PBS' "Ask This Old House" for years with home-improvement questions. He talked to people at the show, and their responses impressed him. That interaction paid off handsomely Thursday when the show installed a lightning-protection system in his home. Click here to read the article. Article is by Hal Boedeker, Staff writer from the Orlando Sentinel.
The Arlington Italianate House: A Time-Lapse Look
Posted by David on April 17, 2014:
Here's a must see video of the TOH Arlington Italianate House. The video is a Time-Lapse look from the webcams on the project site. To watch this video, click here. Enjoy!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on April 17, 2014:
Tonight, 04/17/14 & Saturday, 04/19/14 on PBS will be episode #3324 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1224...
Popular Woodworking Magazine Is Giving Away A Jet Bandsaw
Posted by David on April 15, 2014:
To enter, just read about this innovative JET 14” bandsaw, answer the questions, and enter your information to register. Contest ends May 26. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Storage Shed
Posted by David on April 15, 2014:
The week of 04/15/14 to 04/21/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0610, the Storage Shed on their web site. Click here to Watch.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on April 11, 2014:
Friday, 04/11/14 & Saturday, 04/12/14 on PBS will be episode #3323 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1223...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Episodes
Posted by David on April 10, 2014:
The info for this weeks episodes of TOH and ATOH haven't been made available yet, hope to have all the info for both shows tomorrow (Friday, 04/11/14).
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Greek Revival Bookcase
Posted by David on April 8, 2014:
The week of 04/08/14 to 04/14/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0609, the Greek Revival Bookcase on their web site. Click here to Watch.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on April 4, 2014:
Friday, 04/04/14 & Saturday, 04/05/14 on PBS will be episode #3322 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1222...
Woodturning With Tim Yoder Is Coming Back
Posted by David on April 2, 2014:
If you ever watch Woodturning With Tim Yoder on PBS a few years back, you know how great the show was. Well he's got sponcers now and he's coming to the web starting this Saturdsay. Click here for all the details.
Recent PBS Series Ask This Old House Episode Promotes Benefits Of Duct Sealing With Aeroseal
Posted by David on April 1, 2014:
Aeroseal, one of Priority Energy's cutting-edge energy efficiency services, was recently featured on Ask This Old House (ATOH), the nationally syndicated PBS home improvement show. The March 20th episode was led by the series' plumbing and heating expert, Richard Tretheway, who solves a homeowner's complaint about high energy bills even after installing a new high efficiency furnace by sealing his ductwork with the award-winning system. Click here to read the whole article and to watch the episode.
300 Episodes Of Ask This Old House
Posted by David on April 1, 2014:
To celebrate 300 episodes of Ask This Old House, the guys look at some goofy memorable moments from the past 12 years. To watch the video, click here. This video is funny, make sure you watch it.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Corner Table
Posted by David on April 1, 2014:
The week of 04/01/14 to 04/07/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0608, the Corner Table on their web site. Click here to Watch.
Woodworking Contests
Posted by David on March 26, 2014:
Don't forget to enter these contests.: Over-The-Top Shop Sweepstakes, , Jet Dream Machines Giveaway and Deck Out Your Backyard Sweepstakes.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Router 101-Part 2
Posted by David on March 25, 2014:
The week of 03/18/14 to 03/24/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0607 Part 2, Router 101 on their web site. Click here to Watch.
Old Sturbridge Village To Host Woodworking Forum March 29
Posted by David on March 24, 2014:
Join Norn Abram for a day celebrating the woodworking techniques of 19th-century cabinetmaker Nathan Lombard and his contemporaries...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on March 20, 2014:
Tonight, 03/20/14 & Saturday, 03/22/14 on PBS will be episode #3320 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1220...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Router 101
Posted by David on March 18, 2014:
The week of 03/18/14 to 03/24/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0606, Router 101 on their web site. Click here to Watch.
Norm says nailing down details is important
Posted by David on March 17, 2014:
Norm Abram has been master carpenter on the TV show "This Old House" since it began 35 years ago. Counting his other show, "The New Yankee Workshop," he has worked on hundreds of projects.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on March 13, 2014:
Tonight, 03/13/14 & Saturday, 03/15/14 on PBS will be episode #3319 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1219...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: New Yankee Shop Clock
Posted by David on March 11, 2014:
The week of 03/10/14 to 03/16/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0605, the New Yankee Shop Clock on their web site. Click here to Watch.
Workshop Makeover Giveaway
Posted by David on March 10, 2014:
Popular Woodworking is giving away $8,000 in tools for your shop. To enter, click here. You can enter once a day till May 31, 2014. Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Spring Sale
Posted by David on March 10, 2014:
The 9 Part Kitchen Series 3 DVD Set is on sale for only $74.95, to order, click here.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on March 6, 2014:
Tonight, 03/06/14 & Saturday, 03/08/14 on PBS will be episode #3318 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1218...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Poker Table
Posted by David on March 4, 2014:
The week of 03/04/14 to 03/10/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0604, the Poker Table on their web site. Click here to Watch.
Over The Top Shop Sweepstakes
Posted by David on February 27, 2014:
Enter daily for a chance to win $10,000 in the Over-the-Top Shop Sweepstakes to transform your shop into the ultimate woodworking haven. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
Kevin O'Connor To Be At The Denver Home Show
Posted by David on February 27, 2014:
The Denver Home Show opens its doors on March 14–16 at the National Western Complex. Kevin will be there on Friday, March 14 and Saturday, March 15. Click here for more info.
Share Your Festool Video And You Could Win Some $$$
Posted by David on February 27, 2014:
Share your instructional or testimonial style video featuring a Festool power tool for a chance to win one of several great prizes! Everyone with an eligible entry is guaranteed to get some Festool swag. Click here for all the info and to enter. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on February 27, 2014:
Tonight, 02/27/14 & Saturday, 03/01/14 on PBS will be episode #3317 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1217...
The New Yankee Workshop Online:
Posted by David on February 25, 2014:
The week of 02/25/14 to 03/03/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0603, the Workshop Helpers on their web site. Click here to Watch..
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on February 20, 2014:
Tonight, 02/20/14 & Saturday, 02/22/14 on PBS will be episode #3316 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1216...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Plantation Shutters
Posted by David on February 18, 2014:
The week of 02/18/14 to 02/24/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0602, the Plantation Shutters on their web site. Click here to Watch..
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on February 13, 2014:
Tonight, 02/13/14 & Saturday, 02/15/14 on PBS will be episode #3315 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1215...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Colonial Style Mantel
Posted by David on February 11, 2014:
The week of 02/11/14 to 02/17/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0601, the Colonial Style Mante on their web site. Click here to Watch...

Take A Woodcraft Survey And Be Enter To Win $250. Gift Card
Posted by David on February 11, 2014:
If you take the Woodcraft Survey, you will be eligible to win a $250.00 Gift Card or a $100 Gift Card and more. Click here to take the survey. Good luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight: Updated
Posted by David on February 6, 2014:
Tonight, 02/07/14 & Saturday, 02/08/14 on PBS will be episode #3314 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1214...
New Yankee Workshop Online: The Library System
Posted by David on February 4, 2014:
The week of 02/04/14 to 02/10/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0513, the The Library System on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Woodworking Shows Coming to Your Town?
Posted by David on January 31, 2014:
Here's the schedule for the 2014 Woodworking Shows. Click here for places, dates and times.
Ask This Old House, Episode #1213 Update
Posted by David on January 31, 2014:
Here's Ask This Old House , episode #1213 info for this week, 01/30/14 to 02/01/14...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on January 30, 2014:
Tonight, 01/30/14 & Saturday, 02/01/14 on PBS will be episode #3313 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1213...
Woodworking No, Weird Yes!
Posted by David on January 29, 2014:
I know this has nothing to do with Norm, woodworking and the like, but I can't let this one go without posting it. How many of you have thought about plainting flowers and guns at the same time, well somebody has...
This Old House Search For America's Best Remodel 2014 Contest
Posted by David on January 28, 2014:
This Old House want's the dramatic transformations in 10 different categories from readers like you. One (1) Winner will receive a grand prize of $5,000.00 (the "Grand Prize"). Five (5) runners up will each receive a prize of $1,000.00. Click here for all the info and how to enter. Good Luck!


The New Yankee Workshop Online: Carved Wooden Signs
Posted by David on January 28, 2014:
The week of 01/28/14 to 02/03/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0512, the Carved Wooden Signs on their web site. Click here to Watch...
The Indianapolis Home Show
Posted by David on January 25, 2014:
Its the 92 year for the Indianapolis Home Show, it takes up three pavilions and showcases about 1,500 vendors. Kevin O'Connor will be there on Saturday, 01/25/14. The show runs from 01/24/14 to 02/02/14. Click here for more info.

This Old House And Ask This Old House Episodes
Posted by David on January 23, 2014:
TOH, episode #3312 and ATOH, episode #1212 info isn't available at this time. Hope to have it Friday, 01/24/14
Jet Dream Machines Giveaway
Posted by David on January 23, 2014:
Enter daily till June 18, 2014 for a chance to fill your shop with Jet Tools worth more then $6,500.00. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
Over-The-Top Shop Sweepstakes
Posted by David on January 23, 2014:
You can win $10,000 to transform your shop into the ultimate woodworking haven from Wood Magazine's $10,000 Over-The-Top Shop Sweepstakes. You can enter once a day till June 30, 2014. Click here to enter. Good Luck!

The New Yankee Workshop Online: Kitchen Island
Posted by David on January 21, 2014:
The week of 01/21/14 to 01/27/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0511, the Kitchen Island on their web site. Click here to Watch
Kevin O'Connor On Home Improvement Tips
Posted by David on January 21, 2014:
On 01/09/14 Kevin O'Connor did a live Q&A with Jura Koncius who is a Washington Post staff writer who specializes in home and design. To read the Q&A, click here.
Christine Tuttle On This Old House And New Trends
Posted by David on January 21, 2014:
When Dedham-based interior designer Christine Tuttle was approached by PBS’s “This Old House” to take part in this season’s project, she didn’t hesitate. “I’m a woman of action,” she said. Click here to read the article.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on January 16, 2014:
Tonight, 01/16/14 & Saturday, 01/18/14 on PBS will be episode #3311 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1211...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Highboy (Part 2)
Posted by David on January 14, 2014:
The week of 01/14/14 to 01/20/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0510, the Highboy, Part 2 on their web site. Click here to Watch
A Woodshop Teacher Needs Your Help
Posted by David on January 9, 2014:
Steve Kuhn is a middle school Woodshop Teacher at Newhart Middle School in Mission Viejo, CA. He's entering in the Nordys 2nd annual video contest. He's entering this contest to try to win tools for his class. Please click here to view his video and vote for him. Thank You, David (You can vote once a day)

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on January 9, 2014:
Tonight, 01/02/14 & Saturday, 01/04/14 on PBS will be episode #3310 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1210...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Highboy (Part 1)
Posted by David on January 7, 2014:
The week of 01/07/14 to 01/13/14, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0509, the Highboy, Part 1 on their web site. Click here to Watch...

Over-The-Top Shop Sweepstakes
Posted by David on January 2, 2014:
Enter to win the $10,000 Over-the-Top Shop Sweepstakes to transform your shop into the ultimate woodworking haven. You can enter once a day. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on January 2, 2014:
Tonight, 01/02/14 & Saturday, 01/04/14 on PBS will be episode #3309 of the Arlington Italianate House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1209...
Happy New Year
Posted by David on December 31, 2013:
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From The New Wookiee Workshop, David & Philip
31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Tuesday
Posted by David on December 31, 2013:
Todays (12/31/13) prize is a Lee Valley Tools – Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet & $1,000 Gift Certificate. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!

Are You A This Old House Fan?
Posted by David on December 30, 2013:
Do you wish This Old House would ask for YOUR opinion about the home improvement information you'd like—what inspires you, what projects you'd like to see and how we can improve our magazine, website and TV shows?
If so, join This Old House Home Team, our online panel of advisers.


31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Monday
Posted by David on December 30, 2013:
Todays (12/30/13) prize is a JessEm Tool Company - Mast-R-Lift II Router Lift. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!

31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Sunday
Posted by David on December 29, 2013:
Todays (12/29/13) prize is a Rikon - 8” Benchtop Grinder Model 80-805. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!

31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Saturday
Posted by David on December 28, 2013:
Todays (12/28/13) prize is a Bessey - BESSEY 30-Clamp Kit BTB30. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!

31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Friday
Posted by David on December 27, 2013:
Todays (12/27/13) prize is a Horizon Wood Products - Product name: Natural Curly Maple Slab (+60” x 21” x 1.75”). For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!

31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Thursday
Posted by David on December 26, 2013:
Todays (12/26/13) prize is a Titebond III Ultimate Wood Glue. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!

Merry Christmas
Posted by David on December 24, 2013:
Merry Christmas to all from The New Wookiee Workshop, David and Philip.
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Tuesday
Posted by David on December 24, 2013:
Todays (12/24/13) prize is a Woodline - 8-piece 1/2" Shank Classical Set - WL-2016. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Monday
Posted by David on December 23, 2013:
Todays (12/23/13) prize is a Kreg Tool Co - Kreg Jig Master System K4MS. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!

31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Sunday
Posted by David on December 22, 2013:
Todays (12/22/13) prize is a Forrest - Woodworker II carbide-tipped circular saw blade (Model # WW10407125). For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Saturday
Posted by David on December 21, 2013:
Todays (12/21/13) prize is a Woodworker's Centering Punch "The Squid". For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Friday
Posted by David on December 20, 2013:
Todays (12/20/13) prize is a Oneida Air Systems - Dust Deputy Deluxe. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Thursday
Posted by David on December 19, 2013:
Todays (12/19/13) prize is a Work Sharp - Work Sharp 3000 Wood Tool Sharpener. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight.
Posted by David on December 19, 2013:
Tonight, 12/19/13 & Saturday, 12/21/13 on PBS will be episode #3304 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1204...
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Wednesday
Posted by David on December 18, 2013:
Todays (12/18/13) prize is a – Blue Spruce - Marking Set with Tool Roll. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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This Old House Starts Its Arlington House Project On 01/02/2014
Posted by David on December 17, 2013:
The second half of This Old House Hour starts with the Arlington House, its an 1872 Italianate house, followed by Ask This Old House. Check your local PBS station for dates and times.
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The New Yankee Workshop Online: Side Chair
Posted by David on December 17, 2013:
The week of 12/17/13 to 12/23/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0507, the Side Chair on their web site. Click here to Watch...
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Tuesday
Posted by David on December 17, 2013:
Todays (12/17/13) prize is a –Bessey - General Purpose BGP Clamp Kit . For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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Norm's Tricks Of The Trade
Posted by David on December 16, 2013:
This question comes from the January/Febuary 2014 issue of This Old House Magazine #175...
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Monday
Posted by David on December 16, 2013:
Todays (12/16/13) prize is a December 16th – DMT – 10” DuoSharp® Bench Stone with base -W250EF-WB. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Sunday
Posted by David on December 15, 2013:
Todays (12/15/13) prize is a Lake Erie Toolworks – Wood Vise Screw Premium Kit. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Saturday
Posted by David on December 14, 2013:
Todays (12/14/13) prize is a Easy Wood Tools - Easy Chuck. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Friday
Posted by David on December 13, 2013:
Todays (12/13/13) prize is a Arbortech - Mini-TURBO Woodcarving Blade. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Thursday
Posted by David on December 12, 2013:
Todays (12/12/13) prize is a Mirka - CEROS 550 CV Random Orbit Sander with MV-912 Dust Extractor. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on December 12, 2013:
Tonight, 12/12/13 & Saturday, 12/14/13 on PBS will be episode #3303 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1203...
31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Wednesday
Posted by David on December 11, 2013:
Todays (12/11/13) prize is a $200 Savings Coupon for TheFinishingStore.com. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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The New Yankee Workshop Online: Lathe 101
Posted by David on December 11, 2013:
The week of 12/11/13 to 12/17/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0506, the Lathe 101 on their web site. Click here to Watch...
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Tuesday
Posted by David on December 10, 2013:
Todays (12/10/13) prize is a Woodpeckers - Precision Router Lift V2 (PRLV2) . For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Monday
Posted by David on December 9, 2013:
Todays (12/09/13) prize is a Earlex - HG2000 Professional Electronic LCD Heat Gun. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Sunday
Posted by David on December 8, 2013:
Todays (12/08/13) prize is a Titebond Original Wood Glue. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Saturday
Posted by David on December 7, 2013:
Todays (12/07/13) prize is a Excalibur #40-200 deluxe cast-iron router table kit. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Friday
Posted by David on December 6, 2013:
Todays (12/06/13) prize is a Oneida Air Systems - Dust Deputy Ultimate. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight.
Posted by David on December 5, 2013:
Tonight, 12/05/13 & Saturday, 12/07/13 on PBS will be episode #3302 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1202...
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Thursday
Posted by David on December 5, 2013:
Todays (12/05/13) prize is a Knew Concepts - Woodworker Fret Saw. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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The New Yankee Workshop Online: Federal Style Game Table
Posted by David on December 4, 2013:
The week of 12/03/13 to 12/09/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0505, the Federal Style Game Table on their web site. Click here to Watch...
31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes: Wednesday
Posted by David on December 4, 2013:
Todays (12/04/13) prize is a CMT Enlock Joining System. For your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: a Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet and a Lee Valley Tools $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes
Posted by David on December 3, 2013:
Todays (12/03/13) prize is a Infinity Cutting Tools - 2-piece Lock-Miter Master Jig. Retail Price: $59.80. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
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This Old House: Arlington House
Posted by David on December 3, 2013:
For those of you who were expecting to watch the start of the Arlington House project last week, you will have to wait till early January for that. Check your local PBS stations for dates and times.
31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes
Posted by David on December 2, 2013:
Everyday is a new prize, for your chance, you must enter separately for each day’s prize so make sure you enter every day. All entrants qualify for the GRAND PRIZE: Lee Valley Tools –Custom-made Hanging Tool Cabinet & $1,000 Gift Certificate! Click here to enter. Good Luck!


Happy Thanksgiving
Posted by David on November 28, 2013:
Happy Thanksgiving from Philip and David of The New Wookiee Workshop.
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The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Bermuda Chest
Posted by David on November 26, 2013:
The week of 11/26/13 to 12/02/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0504, the Bermuda Chest on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Win A Trip To The Set Of This Old House
Posted by David on November 25, 2013:
Hardwood Floors For Less Sweepstakes.
You could win a trip to for two (2) to attend a taping of an episode of the “This Old House” television show and a Lumber Liquidators Gift Certificate for $2,500. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
Festool Contest Ending Soon - Enter Now To WIN!
Posted by David on November 21, 2013:
Win a Festool Kapex Sliding Compound Miter Saw and CT 26 Dust Extractor. Contest ends November 26, 2013. Click here to enter. Good Luck!

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight.
Posted by David on November 20, 2013:
Tonight, 11/21/13 & Saturday, 11/23/13 on PBS will be episode #3308 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1208...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Ottoman
Posted by David on November 19, 2013:
The week of 11/19/13 to 11/25/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0503, The Ottoman on their web site. Click here to Watch...
31 Days of Christmas Sweepstakes Is Coming
Posted by David on November 18, 2013:
To celebrate the season, Popular Woodworking Magazine and its sponsors are giving away a prize a day throughout December. Come back here on December 1 for all the info.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight.
Posted by David on November 14, 2013:
Tonight, 11/14/13 & Saturday, 11/16/13 on PBS will be episode #3307 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1207...
This Old House Pumpkin Carving Contest Winners
Posted by David on November 12, 2013:
Here are the 2013 This Old House Pumpkin Carving Contest Winners. To view, click here.

The BPR Friday News Quiz: Richard Trethewey And Kevin O'Connor From 'This Old House'
Posted by David on November 12, 2013:
On the Friday News Quiz, handymen Kevin O'Connor and Richard Trethewey from This Old House each sought trivia superiority. Only one man prevailed. To Listen to the PBS broadcast, click here.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Bermuda Bench/Table
Posted by David on November 12, 2013:
The week of 11/12/13 to 11/18/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0502, The Bermuda Bench/Table on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Could Your Old Home Be The Next This Old House Project?
Posted by David on November 8, 2013:
This Old House is Searching the Greater Boston Area for a Renovation Project for its 35th National Season...
Win A $500. Glift Card From Rockler
Posted by David on November 7, 2013:
Click here to enter for a $500. Gift card from Rockler. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight. ATOH Updated
Posted by David on November 7, 2013:
Tonight, 11/07/13 & Saturday, 11/09/13 on PBS will be episode #3306 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1206...
This Old House Sweepstakes
Posted by David on November 6, 2013:
You could win $10,000 plus three (3) $200. cash cards to be given away. For all the info and how to enter, click here. Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Hall Mirror
Posted by David on November 5, 2013:
The week of 11/05/13 to 11/11/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0501, The Hall Mirror on their web site. Click here to Watch...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on October 31, 2013:
Tonight, 10/31/13 & Saturday, 11/02/13 on PBS will be episode #3305 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1205...
Woodworks With David J. Marks
Posted by David on October 30, 2013:
If you're interested in David J. Marks woodworking show, Woodworks, you can purchase the DVDs at the Traunton Store. He also has other videos on woodworking, Bandsawn Veneers, Scrapers, Jigs & Fixtures for Curvilinear Woodworking and others. Click here to purchase or just have a look.

The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Gardeners Dry Sink
Posted by David on October 29, 2013:
The week of 10/29/13 to 11/04/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0413, The Gardeners Dry Sink on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Ask This Old House Arrives In Leominster
Posted by David on October 27, 2013:
Mike Firmani likes to work around his house, but he ran into a problem with a rotting porch post last winter that he knew was a little past his expertise...
Santa Fe House Will Be Featured On Ask This Old House
Posted by David on October 26, 2013:
There are three chances coming up to see the installation of a shade sail over the deck of Walt and Dauna Howerton’s house off Old Santa Fe Trail last April by a crew from the television show Ask This Old House
Three Shows Help In Sandy Rebuilding Effort
Posted by David on October 25, 2013:
This Old House (PBS), Bar Rescue (Spike TV) and Hotel Impossible (Travel Channel) are all giving a hand in helping rebuild in the wake of Superstorm Sandy...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on October 24, 2013:
Tonight, 10/24/13 & Saturday, 10/26/13 on PBS will be episode #3304 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1204...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Mission Style Desk
Posted by David on October 22, 2013:
The week of 10/22/13 to 10/28/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0412, The Mission Style Desk on their web site. Click here to Watch...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on October 17, 2013:
Tonight, 10/17/13 & Saturday, 10/19/13 on PBS will be episode #3303 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1203...
Popular Woodworking And Festool Contest
Posted by David on October 16, 2013:
Win A Festool Kapex Sliding Compound Miter Saw, and a CT 26
Dust Extractor and Workshop Cleaning Set. Click here to enter. Good Luck!

The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Dining Table
Posted by David on October 15, 2013:
The week of 10/15/13 to 10/21/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0411, The Dining Table on their web site. Click here to Watch...
FEMA-Recognized Steel Helical Piles To Be Used On TOH Jersey Shore Rebuilds
Posted by David on October 11, 2013:
Witness the installation completed in Point Pleasant, NJ on This Old House as host Kevin O'Conner walks through the Bay Head project...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on October 10, 2013:
Tonight, 10/10/13 & Saturday, 10/12/13 on PBS will be episode #3302 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1202...
NMSU Chile Expert Appears On Ask This Old House
Posted by David on October 9, 2013:
A segment of an upcoming episode of the PBS series "Ask This Old House" will feature the building of a raised bed chile garden in Albuquerque...
Ask This Old House Visits The Gulf Coast For The First Time
Posted by David on October 9, 2013:
Ask This Old House tackles all sorts of home improvement projects and this week the show is headed to the Gulf Coast...
Norm Abram's Best Tricks Of The Trade: Installing Wall Blocking
Posted by David on October 8, 2013:
This Old House gathers master carpenter Norm Abram's top how-to secrets for flawless DIY...

The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Lowboy
Posted by David on October 8, 2013:
The week of 10/08/13 to 10/14/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0409,The Lowboy on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Restored Sawmill Dedicated With Norm Abram at OSV
Posted by David on October 7, 2013:
A successful capital campaign raised more than $70,000 to put a new red cedar shingle roof on the working sawmill at Old Sturbridge Village, extending its useful life more than two decades...
Kevin O'Connor Will Be At Deseret News Fall Home Show.
Posted by David on October 4, 2013:
Kevin O’Connor, well-known host of This Old House and Ask This Old House on PBS, will provide insider tips and tricks for home projects during his seminars on October 12, 2013 at the Deseret News Fall Home Show. O’Connor will discuss his approach to common home improvement problems, answer audience questions, and describe his experiences while on television...
Build Norns Abirondack Chair
Posted by David on October 4, 2013:
Once again Popular Woodworking is sharing their article with plans of Norms Adirondack Chair. Want to build one, click here.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight: New Season Starts
Posted by David on October 3, 2013:
Tonight, 10/03/13 & Saturday, 10/05/13 on PBS will be episode #3301 of the Jersey Shore Rebuilds on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1201...
Show Your Norm Project, You Could Get A DVD And Plan
Posted by David on October 2, 2013:
The New Yankee Workshop has a Special Offer to all their loyal fans. If you have completed a NYW project you're proud of, send a digital picture of it with a brief description to photos@newyankee.com...
Festools Sweepstakes
Posted by David on October 1, 2013:
Popular Woodworking and Festool bring you a chance to win tools valued at $2,092. You could win a Festool Kapes Sliding Compound Miter Saw, A CT 26 Dust Extractor and Workshop Cleaning Set. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
Ask This Old House Starts Its 12 Season
Posted by David on October 1, 2013:
This season, Ask This Old House will air a special severe weather episode in which Richard travels to Oklahoma to install a tornado safe room, Tom visits a lab where hurricane window protection is tested, and a standby generator is installed to ensure that a homeowner never loses power again...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Windsor Chair Part 2
Posted by David on October 1, 2013:
The week of 10/01/13 to 10/07/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0408, The Windsor Chair, Part 2 on their web site. Click here to Watch...
2013 Tool Guide Sweeps
Posted by David on September 28, 2013:
You could win over $2,500 worth of tools for your shop from Fine Woodworking/Fine Homebuilding. Only one entry per person. To enter and get sweepstakes rules, click here. Good Luck!
Rockler Sweepstakes
Posted by David on September 27, 2013:
Enter to win a $500.00 gift card from Rockler. You can enter daily. Click here to enter and for rules. Good Luck!
New Season Of This Old House
Posted by David on September 27, 2013:
The new season of This Old House starts October 3, 2013 with the Jersey Shore Rebuilds. Check your local PBS stations for dates and times in your area, or click here.
The New Yankee Workshop Fall Special
Posted by David on September 27, 2013:
The New Yankee Workshop is selling the Greenhouse DVD and plan for $29.95, the regular price is $39.95. (It's two episodes) To order, click here.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on September 26, 2013:
Tonight, 09/25/13 & Saturday, 09/27/13 on PBS will be episode #3226 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1126...
New Season Of Woodsmith Shop
Posted by David on September 25, 2013:
The new season of Woodsmith Shop is starting this Saturday (09/28/2013) in some places and in October for the rest. To see the the projects for the new season and when it will start in your area, click here.
This Old House 2013 Pumpkin Carving Contest
Posted by David on September 25, 2013:
It's that time of year again, This Old House annual Pumpkin Carving Contest. To enter or just view the pumpkins, click here. Good luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Windsor Chair, Part 1
Posted by David on September 24, 2013:
The week of 09/24/13 to 09/30/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0407, The Windsor Chair, part 1 on their web site. Click here to Watch...
What's Your Favorite Publication
Posted by David on September 23, 2013:
Vote for This Old House Magazine as your favorite publicationof the year. Click here to vote.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on September 19, 2013:
Tonight, 09/19/13 & Saturday, 09/21/13 on PBS will be episode #3225 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1125...
TOH "Jersey Shore Rebuilds" Premieres During Superstorm Sandy's Anniversary Month
Posted by David on September 17, 2013:
Norm, Tom, Richard, Roger and Kevin, America's Most Trusted Home Improvement Experts Shed Light on Coastal Reconstruction...
This Old House Yard And Garden Newsletter
Posted by David on September 17, 2013:
This Old House Yard and Garden Newsletter comes out twice a month. To sign-up, click here.
Jet's New 8" Woodworking Bench Grinder
Posted by David on September 17, 2013:
Jet's new 8" Bench Grinder is ideal for sharping your tools. This grinder’s slower speed maintains the tool’s temper during sharpening, which leads to improved edge retention. Have a look, click here.

The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Dower Chest
Posted by David on September 17, 2013:
The week of 09/17/13 to 09/23/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0406, The Dower Chest on their web site. Click here to Watch...
This Old House On Pinterest
Posted by David on September 12, 2013:
The official Pinterest account for ThisOldHouse.com, This Old House magazine, and the @PBS television series. To view, click here.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on September 12, 2013:
Tonight, 09/12/13 & Saturday, 09/14/13 on PBS will be episode #3224 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1124...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Tall Case Oak Clock
Posted by David on September 10, 2013:
The week of 09/10/13 to 09/16/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0405, The Tall Case Oak Clock on their web site. Click here to Watch...
This Old House’s “Jersey Shore Rebuilds”
Posted by David on September 5, 2013:
The PBS show, hosted by Jersey native Kevin O’Connor, tells the stories of post-Sandy recovery through home renovation. Click here to read the whole story and watch 3 video's.

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on September 5, 2013:
Tonight, 09/05/13 & Saturday, 09/07/13 on PBS will be episode #3223 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1123...
Win A Festool RO 90 Multi-Mode Sander Plus CT 26 Dust Extractor!
Posted by David on September 3, 2013:
This month prize is a Festool RO 90 Multi-Mode Sander Plus CT 26 Dust Extractor! You can enter once a day. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Shaker Bookcase
Posted by David on September 3, 2013:
The week of 09/03/13 to 09/09/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0404, The Shaker Bookcase on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Two Contest Coming To An End
Posted by David on August 29, 2013:
There's 3 days left to enter The Great TOH Giveaway and Festool Carvex plus Accessory Kit Sweepstakes. You have till 08/31/13 to enter. Good luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on August 29, 2013:
Tonight, 08/29/13 & Saturday, 08/31/13 on PBS will be episode #3222 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1122...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Flower Stand
Posted by David on August 27, 2013:
The week of 08/27/13 to 09/02/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0403, the Flower Stand on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Life After Sandy: Storm Stories From The Jersey Shore
Posted by David on August 26, 2013:
Leading up to TOH Oct. 3 TV premiere of Jersey Shore Rebulids is a new 11-episode web series "Life After Sandy: Storm Stories from the Jersey Shore" beginning Tuesday 8/27 on PBS.org!
Festool Sweepstakes
Posted by David on August 23, 2013:
This month you can win a Carvex PSB 420 Jigsaw and Carvex Accessory Kit. To enter, click here. Good Luck!

Kevin O'Connor On The Today Show
Posted by David on August 22, 2013:
Today's Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb, along with Kevin O'Connor from “This Old House,” test viewers' knowledge about famous television homes. Click here to watch.

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on August 22, 2013:
Tonight, 08/22/13 & Saturday, 08/24/13 on PBS will be episode #3221 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1121...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: The Butterfly Table
Posted by David on August 20, 2013:
The week of 08/20/13 to 08/26/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0401, the The Butterfly Table on their web site. Click here to Watch...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on August 15, 2013:
Tonight, 08/15/13 & Saturday, 08/17/13 on PBS will be episode #3220 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1120...
Ask Norm: Cracked Kitchen Cabinet Frame
Posted by David on August 14, 2013:
This question is from the September issue of This Old House magazine, issue #172...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Wall Mounted Tool Chest
Posted by David on August 13, 2013:
The week of 08/12/13 to 08/18/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0313, the Wall Mounted Tool Chest on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Smart Clothes Dryers Talk On The Phone?
Posted by David on August 11, 2013:
Kevin O'Connor had a new Kenmore Clothes Dryer that went on the blink after a few weeks. So he contacted customer service and then was told to give the phone to the dryer...


Anti-Kickback Router Bits
Posted by David on August 11, 2013:
I found this bit of info from America Woodworker web site: The question was, "Iv'e noticed some router bits are available with an ganti-kickbackh feature. If this works, this seems like a great thing. Does it? Whatfs the downside"?...

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on August 8, 2013:
Tonight, 08/08/13 & Saturday, 08/10/13 on PBS will be episode #3219 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1119...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: French Side Table
Posted by David on August 6, 2013:
The week of 08/06/13 to 08/12/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0312, the French Side Table on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Gold Rush Sweepstakes
Posted by David on August 5, 2013:
Woodcraft and Powermatic is giving away a Grand Prize worth over $15,000 in Powermatic tools. Click here to enter. Good Luck...
Tool Guide
Posted by David on August 5, 2013:
Fine Woodworking's new 2014 Tool Guide is out, for about $9.99. If you can't find it at your local store, click here to order from Taunton Store.
This Old House Is Looking To Add A Game To Its Web Site
Posted by David on August 5, 2013:
Members of This Old House Home Team were sent a questionnaire about what we thought about different games that might be add to their site...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on August 1, 2013:
Tonight, 08/01/13 & Saturday, 08/03/13 on PBS will be episode #3218 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1118...
Ask Norm: Knobs Won't Stay Tight
Posted by David on July 31, 2013:
This Q and A is from This Old House Magazine. Debbie G. Fusco-Gerek, from Garden City, N.Y. wants to know how her old porcelain knobs on the doors and drawers in their kitchen are always coming loose. Do you know of a way to solve this problem?...

Festool New Carvex Jigsaw
Posted by David on July 31, 2013:
Coming September 01, 2013, Festool new Carvex 420 Jigsaw.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Painted Corner Hutch
Posted by David on July 30, 2013:
The week of 07/30/13 to 08/05/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0311, the Painted Corner Hutch on their web site. Click here to Watch...
A Chat With Richard Trethewey
Posted by David on July 25, 2013:
Richard sat down with boston.com, "Your Town" page to answer your questions about water and plumbing issues. Click here to read the questions and Richard's answers.

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on July 25, 2013:
Tonight, 07/25/13 & Saturday, 07/27/13 on PBS will be episode #3217 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1117...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Regency Headboard
Posted by David on July 23, 2013:
The week of 07/23/13 to 07/29/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0310, the Regency Headboard on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Kreg Plus Newsletter
Posted by David on July 21, 2013:
Here's the June 2013 Kregs Newsletter. In this issue, it talks about outdoor projects. If interested in receiving this every month, click here.
Filming Has Begun On The Arlington Project House
Posted by David on July 20, 2013:
This article is from boston.com and posted by Brock Parker. The title of the article is "This Old House filming renovation of Arlington home"...

Power Grab Sweetstakes
Posted by David on July 20, 2013:
Win a 6 piece Ryobi Lithium Ultimate Combo Kit. All you have to do is Like them on Facebook to enter. Click here. Good Luck!
Take A Festool Survey And You Could Win A CT 26 Dust Extractor
Posted by David on July 19, 2013:
Festool wants you to take there 23 question survey and after completing this survey, you will be entered for a chance to win 1 of 2 CT 26 Dust Extractors, to be given away at the conclusion of the research, no later than August 31, 2013. Click here to take the survey.
Gold Rush Sweepstakes
Posted by David on July 19, 2013:
Coming August 1 to Septenber 30, 2013 Woodcraft and Powermatic is giving away a Grand Prize worth over $15,000 in Powermatic tools...
Follow Tom Silva, Roger Cook, Richard Trethewey And Kevin O'Connor On Twitter Now
Posted by David on July 18, 2013:
Follow or tweet Tom, Roger, Richard and Kevin on Twitter. Just click on there names and you will be good to go. Happy Tweeting
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on July 18, 2013:
Tonight, 07/18/13 & Saturday, 07/20/13 on PBS will be episode #3216 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1116...
Win A Chip-Free Rail & Stile Set
Posted by David on July 16, 2013:
Sign up today for the WoodWorkers Guild of America newsletter and automatically be entered into a monthly product drawing. You'll also get weekly updates on the latest woodworking videos, articles and plans. Click here to sign up. Good Luck
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Flagpole
Posted by David on July 16, 2013:
The week of 07/16/13 to 07/22/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0309, the Flagpole on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Laguna Tools Digital Catalog
Posted by David on July 15, 2013:
Here's a link to Laguna Woodworking tools Digital Catalog, click here. Here's a link to their CNC Digital Catalog, click here.
Arlington House
Posted by David on July 15, 2013:
With help from WGBH’s "This Old House," an Arlington family is updating its 141-year-old home with respect for its rich history in mind.
Jet Dream Machine Giveaway
Posted by David on July 12, 2013:
Enter in the Wood Magazine $5000 Jet Dream Shop Giveaway Sweepstakes! To enter, click here. Good Luck!


This Old House Great Giveaway Is Back
Posted by David on July 12, 2013:
This Old House is giving away over $530,324 in prizes. You can enter once a day by email. For all the info and to enter, click here. Good Luck!
Jet Tool Giveaway
Posted by David on July 12, 2013:
Jet is giving away to one lucky person a JSG-96CS Belt Disc Sander, a $699.99 value. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
Festool Connect 2013 - Norm Abram .
Posted by David on July 11, 2013:
During Festool Connect 2013, they surprised attendees with the iconic Norm Abram. Norm took some time to share his experiences and stories from his decades of involvement in sharing the craft with others. Click here to watch. Thanks to Allan Shedlo for the heads up.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on July 11, 2013:
Tonight, 07/11/13 & Saturday, 07/13/13 on PBS will be episode #3215 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1115...
Norm Abram Makes Public Apearance
Posted by David on July 8, 2013:
I've been getting emails lately asking if Norm is making any public appearances anytime soon. The answer is yes, in October of this year. Here's an article from telegram.com explaining why...
Build Norm's Adirondack Chair
Posted by David on July 5, 2013:
Get your free plan of Norm's Adirondack Chair, courtesy of Popular Woodworking. Click here to view the article and plan. If that doesn't work, click here.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on July 4, 2013:
Tonight, 07/04/13 & Saturday, 07/06/13 on PBS will be episode #3214 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1114...
Star Spangled Rock With Norm Abram
Posted by David on July 3, 2013:
Watch Norm celabrate the 4th of July. Click Here
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Media Press-Part 1
Posted by David on July 2, 2013:
The week of 07/02/13 to 07/08/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0307, the Media Press, part 1 on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Ask This Old House Pays A Visit To West Seattle
Posted by David on July 1, 2013:
Tom Silva helps an homeowner install crown molding in their West Seattle home...
Host Of ‘This Old House’ Hammers Out Work, Play On LBI in Summer 2013
Posted by David on June 27, 2013:
Here's an article by Juliet Kaszas-Hoch from the Sandpaper.net.
Kevin O’Connor has a few trips to Long Beach Island planned this summer – for his job, as host of the television program “This Old House,” and for an annual vacation on the barrier island he and his family consider “paradise.”...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on June 27, 2013:
Tonight, 06/27/13 & Saturday, 06/29/13 on PBS will be episode #3213 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1113...
Get Your Tweets From The Guys Of Ask This Old House
Posted by David on June 26, 2013:
If you want to know what Tom, Kevin, Richard and Roger have to say, just read their Tweets here. Oh, and there picture's to.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Beveled Glass Cupboard
Posted by David on June 25, 2013:
The week of 06/24/13 to 06/30/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0306, the Beveled Glass Cupboard on their web site. Click here to Watch...
The Furture Of Norm Abram
Posted by David on June 24, 2013:
I found this article in the Wall Street Journal and it gives an insight to the furture of Norm...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on June 20, 2013:
Tonight, 06/20/13 & Saturday, 06/22/13 on PBS will be episode #3212 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1112...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Cigar Chair Part 2
Posted by David on June 18, 2013:
The week of 06/17/13 to 06/23/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0305, the Cigar Chair, Part 2 on their web site. Click here to Watch...
Woodworker's Journal Give Away
Posted by David on June 17, 2013:
Woodworker's Journal is giving away a free tool to one lucky person. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
Need A Job, This Old House Is Looking For A Senior Editor
Posted by David on June 17, 2013:
This Old House is looking for an experienced senior editor with a keen interest in home remodeling, ideally someone who is equally passionate about a house's interior design and its inner workings...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on June 13, 2013:
Tonight, 06/13/13 & Saturday, 06/15/13 on PBS will be episode #3211 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on AskThis Old House will be episode #1111...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Cigar Chair Part 1
Posted by David on June 10, 2013:
The week of 06/10/13 to 06/16/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0304, the Cigar Chair Part 1on their web site. Click here to watch...

New Hampshire Couple Wins $10000 in AZEK Deck Products From TOH
Posted by David on June 9, 2013:
A Nashua, New Hampshire couple will soon have the deck of their dreams, thanks to a sweepstakes sponsored by AZEK Building Products in conjunction with This Old House Magazine...
This Old House Has A New Publisher
Posted by David on June 7, 2013:
Time Inc. Lifestyle Group President Evelyn Webster has announced that Nathan Stamos has been named Publisher of This Old House, effective immediately...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on June 6, 2013:
Tonight, 06/06/13 & Saturday, 06/08/13 on PBS will be episode #3210 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on AskThis Old House will be episode #1110...
This Old House Bring A New House To Manasquan Homeowner
Posted by David on June 5, 2013:
This Old House was on location in the borough today to film the installation of a hurricane-proof, custom modular home. This article is by Dan Radel of app.com/
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Queen Anne Table
Posted by David on June 3, 2013:
The week of 06/03/13 to 06/09/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0303, the Queen Anne Table on their web site. Click here to watch...

Ask This Old House Is Coming To Seattle
Posted by David on June 2, 2013:
One of TV's most favorite programs on PBS, "Ask This Old House" is coming to Seattle!
Submit your home improvement questions online and you could be picked to appear in an upcoming episode. Click here to submit your question.


The New Yankee Workshop Father's Day Special
Posted by David on May 31, 2013:
Get the Father in your family this Father's Day special, Picnic Table & Saw Horse, Pergola and Chaise Lounge for $49.95. To order, click here.

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on May 30, 2013:
Tonight, 05/30/13 & Saturday, 06/01/13 on PBS will be episode #3209 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on AskThis Old House will be episode #1109...
This Old House New Project
Posted by David on May 29, 2013:
For the 2013-2014 season of This Old House TV, general contractor Tom Silva and the rest of the show's crew will renovate an 1872 Italianate in the historic Boston suburb of Arlington...
Norm Abram Goes On Mass Sawing Spree, 11 People Left With Sheds
Posted by David on May 28, 2013:
Celebrity Carpenter and Former Host of PBS’s long-running “New Yankee Workshop” series Norm Abram allegedly went on a mass sawing spree late last night, leaving 11 people with beautiful, finely-built sheds, sources report.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Deluxe Router Station
Posted by David on May 28, 2013:
The week of 05/27/13 to 06/02/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0301, the Deluxe Router Station on their web
site. Click here to watch...
Kevin O'Connor Visits Angie’s List
Posted by David on May 27, 2013:
Kevin toured some of the old buildings at the Angie’s List main campus on the Near Eastside of Indianapolis, before embarking on renovation projects at two Indianapolis homes for Ask This Old House...


This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on May 23, 2013:
Tonight, 05/23/13 & Saturday, 05/25/13 on PBS will be episode #3208 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on AskThis Old House will be episode #1108...
30 Days For Dad Sweepstakes
Posted by David on May 20, 2013:
To celebrate woodworking Dads everywhere, Popular Woodworking Magazine and its sponsors are giving away a prize every day from May 18th to Father’s Day, June 16th. 30 winners.
To enter and get all the info, click here. Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Deck Chair
Posted by David on May 20, 2013:
The week of 05/20/13 to 05/26/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0212, the Deck Chair on their web site. Click here to watch...

Spring Cleaning Giveaway
Posted by David on May 20, 2013:
Fine Homebuilding and Fesstools is giving away $4,999 worth of Festool products. To enter and get all the info, click here. Good Luck!
Live Chat With Kevin O'Connor Today
Posted by David on May 20, 2013:
Kevin O'Connor is taking your home improvement questions today! Angie's List is hosting a live Twitter chat with Kevin at 2pm EST. Calling all questions - you can tweet them in advance or join us at 2pm! Please use #ALExperts."


This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on May 16, 2013:
Tonight, 05/16/13 & Saturday, 05/18/13 on PBS will be episode #3207 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on AskThis Old House will be episode #1107...
TOH Web Cam
Posted by David on May 15, 2013:
Don't forget to watch the web cam on This Old House Jersey Shore as it's posting live photos of the construction, and has compiled them into a time lapse on its website. Click here to watch.


The New Yankee Workshop Online: Nightstand
Posted by David on May 13, 2013:
The week of 05/13/13 to 05/19/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0211, the Nightstand on their web site. Click here to watch...

This Old House: Jersey Shore Rebuilds
Posted by David on May 10, 2013:
This Old House TV heads to the coast of New Jersey to follow the post-Superstorm Sandy rebuilding efforts in three communities...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on May 9, 2013:
Tonight, 05/09/13 & Saturday, 05/11/13 on PBS will be episode #3206 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on AskThis Old House will be episode #1106...
This Old House Goes To Jersey Shore
Posted by David on May 8, 2013:
This Old House will launch a special eight-episode series on the Jersey Shore Recovery, focusing on three sets of homeowners rebuilding in Bay Head, Point Pleasant and Manasquan, New Jersey. Premiering in October 2013...
This Old House House Living Alfresco Sweepstakes
Posted by David on May 7, 2013:
Enter for a chance to win a $10,000 Trex Decking and Outdoor Furnture package. To enter and get all the info, click here. Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Wooden Bowls
Posted by David on May 6, 2013:
The week of 05/06/13 to 05/12/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0210, the Wooden Bowls on their web site. Click here to watch...

Ask Norm: Close up A Stair Gap
Posted by David on May 3, 2013:
Here's another Ask Norm from the new issue of This Old House Magazine, June, 2013, issue #169...
The Legend Of The New Yankee Workshop
Posted by David on May 3, 2013:
Here's a take on woodworking in general and what Norm Abram had on it. It's from the Wood Net Forum. Have a look.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on May 2, 2013:
Tonight, 05/02/13 & Saturday, 05/04/13 on PBS will be episode #3205 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1105...
Win A Woodworker 2 Saw Blade
Posted by David on May 2, 2013:
Now through May 15th 2013, submit a digital photograph of you standing along side of your woodworking project, for your chance to win a 30-tooth, 10 diameter WOODWORKER II SAW BLADE, retail value at over $100! Click here for all the info and to enter. Good Luck!
Ask Norm: Refurbish A Butcher Block
Posted by David on May 2, 2013:
This is from the new issue of This Old House Magazine, June, 2013, issue #169...
Ask This Old House Special Reception
Posted by David on May 1, 2013:
Over 100 New Mexico PBS donors and corporate underwriters attended a special reception to meet the cast of Ask This Old House on April 24, 2013. Ask This Old House is filming segments this week in New Mexico for an episode that will air next fall. Guests watched highlights of the show, and asked questions from host Kevin O’Connor, Landscape Contractor Roger Cook, and the series producer Chris Wolfe. Click here to view pictures.
This Old House Lays Foundation For New TV Opportunities
Posted by David on May 1, 2013:
I found this article at minonline.com and it was written by Steve Smith. You can read the article by clicking here or read it on our site...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Four Drawer Chest
Posted by David on April 29, 2013:
The week of 04/29/13 to 05/05/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0209, the Four Drawer Chest on their web site. Click here to watch...

America’s carpenter, Norm Abram
Posted by David on April 27, 2013:
Here's a story from boston.com that's been told before in so many word. To read it, click here, or view it here on our site.
Steve Thomas
Posted by David on April 26, 2013:
Steve Thomas, from This Old House to Habitat ambassador. To read this article by Theresa Campbell a Staff Writer at dailycommercial.com, cick here.
Ask This Old House
Posted by David on April 26, 2013:
This article is by Adrian Gomez / Asst. Arts Editor, Reel NM from abqjournal.com/. Its more on an upcoming episode for next season...
Ask This Old House Is Filming For Next Season: 2013-14
Posted by David on April 25, 2013:
Ask This Old House is scheduled to start filming for an episode in New Mexico...
Win a Festool TS 55 REQ + CT 26 HEPA Dust Extractor!
Posted by David on April 25, 2013:
Enter to win a Festool Track Saw and a HEPA Dust Extractor. You can enter once a day. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on April 25, 2013:
Tonight, 04/25/13 & Saturday, 04/27/13 on PBS will be episode #3204 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1104...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Pedestal Table
Posted by David on April 22, 2013:
The week of 04/22/13 to 04/21/18, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0208, the Pedestal Table on their web site. Click here to watch...

Ask Norm: Shrunken Molding
Posted by David on April 19, 2013:
Here's a question for Norm from Nate Collins, of Bridgewater, N.J...
A Message From Norm Abram
Posted by David on April 18, 2013:
Norm is asking for your help to save c. 1820 water-powered Nichols-Colby Up-and-Down Sawmill of Bow, New Hampshire...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on April 18, 2013:
Tonight, 04/18/13 & Saturday, 04/20/13 on PBS will be episode #3203 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1103...
The New Yankee Workshop: Spring Special
Posted by David on April 17, 2013:
Spring is here and what better time to build some classic garden furniture in time for summer? Build the specially designed Gardener's Workbench and their three-tiered Flower Stand and they're even throw in "Outdoor Planters" . All three projects, regularly $75, now only $49.95 complete with easy-to understand- measured drawings...
iPads, Nooks, Kindles, And Galaxys
Posted by David on April 15, 2013:
TOH editor Scott Omelianuk urges readers to check out our magazine on their iPads, Nooks, Kindles, and Galaxys...

The New Yankee Workshop Online: Work Table and Clamp Cart
Posted by David on April 15, 2013:
The week of 04/15/13 to 04/21/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0207, the Work Table and Clamp Cart on their web site. Click here to watch...

Ask Norm: Rotten Window Trim
Posted by David on April 15, 2013:
This is from the This Old House Magazine, May 2013, issue #168 in the Ask This Old House section...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on April 11, 2013:
Tonight, 04/11/13 & Saturday, 04/13/13 on PBS will be episode #3202 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1102...
Norm's Tricks Of The Trade: Reinstall Beadboard
Posted by David on April 10, 2013:
Here's another segment of Norm's Tricks of the Trades from the May 2013 issue of This Old House Magazine, issue #168..
Norm's Tricks Of The Trade
Posted by David on April 9, 2013:
This segment of Norm's Tricks of the Trades is from the May 2013 issue of This Old House Magazine, issue #168..
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Adirondack Loveseat
Posted by David on April 8, 2013:
The week of 04/08/13 to 04/14/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0204, the Adirondack Loveseat on their web site. Click here to watch...

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on April 4, 2013:
Tonight, 04/04/13 & Saturday, 04/06/13 on PBS will be episode #3201 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1101...
Bessey Catalogue
Posted by David on April 3, 2013:
Click here for the complete online catalogue for Bessey clamps and tools.
Win A Jet 1221VS Lathe With Stand
Posted by David on April 2, 2013:
Popluar Woodworking magazine is giving away 1221 VS Lathe with stand worth $1200. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Miter Bench and Storage Part 2
Posted by David on April 2, 2013:
The week of 04/01/13 to 04/07/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0202, the Miter Bench and Storage on their web site. Click here to watch...

"All Decked Out" Sweepstakes
Posted by David on April 1, 2013:
Starting April 5, 2013 This Old House Magazine and AZEK Deck products are giving away $10,000 worth of low maintenance AZEK Deck products. Come back here on April 5, 2013 to find all the info and to enter. Good Luckl!
The New Yankee Workshop: - Workbench
Posted by David on March 29, 2013:
Watch Norm on YouTube build his Workbench, #102 from season 1. Click here to watch.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on March 28, 2013:
Tonight, 03/28/13 & Saturday, 03/30/13 on PBS will be episode #3226 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1126...
Essex House On This Old House
Posted by David on March 28, 2013:
The program info for this weeks episodes of TOH and ATOH is not available in full. TOH web site has some pictures of the finish project in Essex and I posted some here...
This Old House Is Really His Old House
Posted by David on March 26, 2013:
Here's an article by Christine Haughney of the New York Times about the editor of This Old House magazine Scott Omelianuk. I thought it would be interesting to read. Click here for the article.


The New Yankee Workshop Online: Miter Bench and Storage Part 1
Posted by David on March 25, 2013:
The week of 03/25/13 to 03/31/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0201, the Miter Bench and Storage on their web site. Click here to watch...

Festool Contest
Posted by David on March 24, 2013:
Enter to win the TS 55 REQ Plunge Cut Saw and CT 26 HEPA Dust Extractor. Click here for all the info and how to enter. Good Luck!

Russell Morash, Where Are You!
Posted by David on March 22, 2013:
So what happen to Russell Morash, the creator of This Old House, Ask This Old House, The New Yankee Workshop and the Victory Garden plus others? Click here to see what he's been up to.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on March 21, 2013:
Tonight, 03/21/13 & Saturday, 03/23/13 on PBS will be episode #3225 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1125...
Norm Makes a Visit To Daryl Hall's House
Posted by David on March 20, 2013:
Norm gets to tour Daryl house with Daryl and Brian Cooper who is a preservation contractor and is working on the house...
This Old House Shop
Posted by David on March 19, 2013:
This Old House and Wayfair.com today unveiled the This Old House Shop, where readers can shop looks and products inspired by the pages of the magazine...
An Interview With Norm On The "MyFixitUpLife" Show
Posted by David on March 18, 2013:
Norm Abram talks with MyFixitUpLife’s with Husband and wife team of Mark and Theresa about This Old House’s Cambridge project and the details of the waterfall countertop....
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Barrister Bookcase
Posted by David on March 18, 2013:
The week of 03/18/13 to 03/24/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0113, the Barrister Bookcase on their web site. Click here to watch...

The Guys From This Old House Want To Wish You All A Happy St. Patrick's Day
Posted by David on March 16, 2013:
Norm, Tom, Richard, Roger and Kevin want to sing and dance for you all so you can have a great St. Patrick's Day. A specal thanks to Plumbing and Heating Expert Richard Trethewey for dresssing in drag. There is nothing, with in reason, he will do for the fans of TOH. Enjoy...
Last Chance
Posted by David on March 15, 2013:
March 18, 2013 is the deadline to enter the "Your Old House Reader Remodel Contest 2013". For rules and how to enter, click here. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on March 14, 2013:
Tonight, 0314/13 & Saturday, 03/16/13 on PBS will be episode #3224 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1124...
Auto Guide And Norm???
Posted by David on March 13, 2013:
In the world of advertising and marketing they will go to any links to sale you something. Here they use a picture of Norm with two sentences to make a point about Fuel-economy. Have a look.
Norm's Best Tricks Of The Trade
Posted by David on March 12, 2013:
Every month, TOH master carpenter Norm Abram offers his tried and true tips in the “Tricks of the Trade” column of This Old House magazine...
Win A Free Tool From Jet
Posted by David on March 11, 2013:
One lucky person will win a JET DC-1100 Dust Collector with Canister ($579.99 value) sponsored by Woodworker's Journal. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Monastery Table
Posted by David on March 11, 2013:
The week of 03/11/13 to 03/17/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0112, the Monastery Table on their web site. Click here to watch...

What Is It?
Posted by David on March 10, 2013:
Ask This Old House asked, "What is it"? This time it's Richard asking the question. So watch the video and make a guess before they tell you. Click here to watch. If you guess right, you will win...
This Old House, Episode #2223 And Ask This Old Hosue, Episode #1123
Posted by David on March 8, 2013:
Tonight, 03/08/13 & Saturday, 03/09/13 on PBS will be episode #3223 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1123...
Jet 10-Day Spring Woodworking Sale
Posted by David on March 6, 2013:
Jet is having a 10-day sale on its woodworking machines. You get 15% off on most of their tools. It goes from the 03/01/13 to 03/11/13. Click here for the sale.
How To Build A Work Table & Mobile Clamp Cart
Posted by David on March 5, 2013:
Norm shows you how to build a simple assembly table with retractable casters and a mobile clamp storage cart. Click here to watch.
Powermatic 10-Day Savings Event.
Posted by David on March 5, 2013:
As of March 1 through March 11 you can get 15% off most of Powermatic Woodworking Machines. Click here for their website.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Mailbox
Posted by David on March 4, 2013:
The week of 03/04/13 to 03/10/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0110, the Mailbox on their web site. Click here to watch...

How This Old House Leverages Its Video Content
Posted by David on March 1, 2013:
For a magazine brand like Time Inc.'s This Old House, video is clearly a valuable asset, especially since it started out as a television show. To read the whole article by Bill Mickey from foliomag.com, click here.

The Woodworking Show
Posted by David on February 28, 2013:
The Woodworking Show will be in Dallas/Fort Worth next. The weekend of March 8-10, 2013. The show is at the Fort Worth Convention Center, 1201 Houston Street, Fort Worth, TX.
Click here for all the info.

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on February 28, 2013:
Tonight, 02/28/13 & Saturday, 03/02/13 on PBS will be episode #3222 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1122...
Follow Grizzly On Facebook
Posted by David on February 27, 2013:
Become a Grizzly Fan on Facebook and be entered into a drawing for a $250 gift certificate. Winners will be announced on their Facebook Page on April 30, 2013. Good Luck!
Ask Norm: How To Make A Panel Cutting Jig
Posted by David on February 27, 2013:
Norm shows how to create a simple shop jig for your table saw to quickly cut panels square and down to size. AKA crosscut sled.
Video is from You Tube, click here to view.

Discover Your Dream Kitchen Sweepstakes
Posted by David on February 26, 2013:
This Old House and Ikea are giving away to one lucky person a grand prize of a $10,000 Ikea gift card. Also one person will win the First prize of a $3,000 Ikea gift card and 3 runners up will get a $1,000 gift card. Click here to enter. You can enter daily. Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Outdoor Cupboard
Posted by David on February 26, 2013:
The week of 02/25/13 to 03/03/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0107, the Outdoor Cupboard on their web site. Click here to watch...

Ask This Old House Goes To Fort Mill
Posted by David on February 25, 2013:
Plumbing and heating expert Richard Tretheway pays a visit to the home of Mark and Cindy Slafka in Fort Mill, SC for a segment on Ask This Old House...
Watch Norm Build The Sharpening Station.
Posted by David on February 25, 2013:
 photo f5be5540-3899-4186-bca0-e3e8d8d82a71_zps4f3cbfd5.jpg This video is from "You Tube", The Sharpening Station by Norm. To watch, click here.
Norm Busts A Move
Posted by David on February 22, 2013:
Watch Norm get it on in his new video. click here to watch the video.

This Old House And Ask This Old House are on Tonight
Posted by David on February 21, 2013:
Tonight, 02/21/13 & Saturday, 02/23/16 on PBS will be episode #3221 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1121...
Festool Video Contest
Posted by David on February 20, 2013:
Videos must be one of two types: a testimonial video or a video showing Festool being used in an application of your choosing. For all the info and how to enter, click here. Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Workshop Hutch
Posted by David on February 18, 2013:
The week of 02/18/13 to 02/24/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0106, the Workshop Hutch on their web site. Click here to watch...

Marking And Panel Gauges
Posted by David on February 18, 2013:
Woodpecker has a new Marking Gauge, and they say it's designed for uncompromising accuracy. To learn more, click here. If anyone purchases one, let me know how it performs.
This Old House Is Already Filming A Segment For Next Season
Posted by David on February 16, 2013:
This Old House is filming a side trip for the 34 season, 2013/14, to be shown later this year (2013).
Ask This Old House Update
Posted by David on February 15, 2013:
Episode #1120 of Ask This Old House is now updated...
This Old House And Ask This Old House are on Tonight
Posted by David on February 14, 2013:
Tonight, 02/14/13 & Saturday, 02/09/16 on PBS will be episode #3220 of the Essex House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1120...
The New Yankee Workshop: Taunton Chest
Posted by David on February 13, 2013:
Watch Norm build the Taunton Chest on YouTube. Click here to watch.
Woodworking In America 2013
Posted by David on February 13, 2013:
WIA 2013 is coming to Northern Kentucky Convention Center in Covington, Ky., and other venues in the Greater Cincinnati area on October 18-20, 2013. For all the info, click here.

This Old House Don't Buy It, DIY It! Contest
Posted by David on February 12, 2013:
Enter your do-it-yourself project—furniture, built-in, salvage project, architectural detail, fixture, decorative element, yard ornament, or outdoor structure. To enter and all info, click here.. Good Luck!
The Woodworking Shows
Posted by David on February 11, 2013:
The Woodworking Show will be in Milwaukee next. The weekend of February 15-17,2013. The show is at the Wisconsin Expo Center Hall C, West Allis, WI. Click here for all the info.

Steve Thomas Is Still Renovating
Posted by David on February 11, 2013:
Steve Thomas and his wife Evy Blum, wanted a place to escape the brutal winters of their home off the coast of Maine, so they loaded up the truck and moved to Santa Fe, hot sun and adobe homes...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Garden Armchair
Posted by David on February 11, 2013:
 photo 79336a39-e391-46d8-9319-95e2545a6dc2_zpsb1f7b110.jpg The week of 02/11/13 to 02/17/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0105, the Garden Armchair on their web site. Click here to watch...

This Old House And Ask This Old House Program Update
Posted by David on February 8, 2013:
This week's episodes of This Old House, episode #3219 and Ask This Old House, episode #1119 are updated now...
This Old House And Ask This Old House are on Tonight
Posted by David on February 7, 2013:
Tonight, 02/07/13 & Saturday, 02/09/13 on PBS will be episode #3219 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1119...
Norm's Tricks Of The Trade
Posted by David on February 6, 2013:
Here's one of Norm's tricks to install wall cabinets. This article is from the Novenber/December 2012 issue of This Old House Magazine...
Contests
Posted by David on February 5, 2013:
Here's a list of woodworking related contests you can enter once a day. Good Luck...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: CD Storage Case
Posted by David on February 4, 2013:
The week of 02/04/13 to 02/10/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0104, the CD Storage Case on their web site. Click here to watch...

Tom Silva And Richard Trethewey Paid A Visit To Boston Public Radio
Posted by David on February 2, 2013:
This Old House's Tom Silva and Richard Trethewey stopped by the Boston Public Radio studios to answer questions from listeners and tell us about their latest project, the Essex House...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Program Update
Posted by David on February 1, 2013:
This week's episodes of This Old House, episode #3218 and Ask This Old House, episode #1118 are updated now
Rockler Workbench Sweepstakes
Posted by David on February 1, 2013:
Wood Magazine and Rockler Woodworking and Hardware Stores are giving away a wookbench worth $499.99 to one lucky person. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
Jet Dream Machine Giveway
Posted by David on January 31, 2013:
Wood Magazine and Jet tools are giving away over $5,000 in Jet tools. To enter, click here. Good Luck! Don't forget the Popular Woodworking "Workshop Makeover Giveaway", to enter this one, click here.
This Old House And Ask This Old House are on Tonight
Posted by David on January 31, 2013:
Tonight, 01/31/13 & Saturday, 02/02/13 on PBS will be episode #3218 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1118...
The New Yankee Workshop New Year Special
Posted by David on January 30, 2013:
The New Yankee Workshop is giving you 3 DVDs plus the measured drawings for the price of two (2), $49.95...


The New Yankee Workshop Online: Hall Seat
Posted by David on January 29, 2013:
The week of 01/29/13 to 02/03/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0103, the Hall Seat on their web site. Click here to watch...

Win A Jet Tool
Posted by David on January 28, 2013:
Woodworkers Journal and Jet tools are giving away to one lucky winner a Jet 708404 Benchtop Spindle Sander. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
Ask This Old House: Update
Posted by David on January 28, 2013:
Last weeks information for episode #1117 of Ask This Old House is now available...
The Guys From ATOH Answered Your Questions On Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
Posted by David on January 26, 2013:
Tom, Kevin, Roger and Richard answered a few questions back stage at the "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" show. To watch, click here.
Four Minutes Of Fame
Posted by David on January 25, 2013:
Norm shoots a segment (four minutes I guess) with architect John Gordon in Bucksport, Maine for the Essex House project in an upcoming episode...
This Old House And Ask This Old House are on Tonight
Posted by David on January 24, 2013:
Tonight, 01/24/13 & Saturday, 01/26/13 on PBS will be episode #3217 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1117...
Jig Design Contest
Posted by David on January 23, 2013:
Highland Woodworking is giving away gift cards worth $25, $50 or $100 for the best designs for shop-made accessory jigs that utilize one or more toggle clamps. For all the info and to enter, click here. Good Luck!
To Build All The Projects In Norms Book, "The New Yankee Workshop"
Posted by David on January 22, 2013:
I found this story in the woodworking forum, "Lumberjocks". I believe the person name is Steve. He wants to build all of Norms projects in his first book, "The New Yankee Workshop"...
2013 Cabinets And Closets Expo
Posted by David on January 22, 2013:
The Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo (CCCE) will debut February 27-March 1, 2013 in Edison, NJ. For all the info, click here.
This Old House Home Team
Posted by David on January 21, 2013:
Here are the results of the last Quick Poll from TOH Home Team.
They're bi-weekly polls that are asked to its members...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Jigs - Part 2
Posted by David on January 21, 2013:
The week of 01/21/13 to 01/27/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0102, the Jigs, part 2 on their web site. Click here to watch...

Nordy Rocklers Video Contest
Posted by David on January 18, 2013:
Submit a 2 minute or less video of what inspires you about woodworking, what got you into it or what keeps you into it. First prize is a $500 Rockler gift card and second prize is a $250 gift card. To enter and get all the info, click here. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House are on Tonight
Posted by David on January 17, 2013:
Tonight, 01/17/13 & Saturday, 01/19/13 on PBS will be the start of the Essex House, episode #3216 on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1116...
Lochinvar Is Used Again On This Old House
Posted by David on January 15, 2013:
Lochinvar's Fire Tube KNIGHT Wall Mount Boiler was Featured on This Old House Cambridge Project. This is the second time that Lochinvar was used on This Old House...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Jigs - Part 1
Posted by David on January 14, 2013:
The week of 01/14/13 to 01/20/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0101, the Jigs, part 1 on their web site. Click here to watch...

The New Yankee Workshop Store
Posted by David on January 12, 2013:
Don't forget, The New Yankee Workshop store is still open. Get your Tee Shirts, Sweatshirts, TNYW Mug. Hats and two Jigsaw Puzzles. Click here to enter the store.
The Woodworking Shows Are Starting: New England
Posted by David on January 11, 2013:
The annual Woodworking Shows are starting. First up, New England on January 11-13, 2013. For all the info and what city's are next, click here.
The New Yankee Workshop Has Extended Their Special Holiday Gift Set offer
Posted by David on January 11, 2013:
Get six of their most popular Shop Projects, measured drawings are included. All for only $99.95. Click here to order...
This Old House And Ask This Old House are on Tonight: Cambridge Final
Posted by David on January 9, 2013:
Tonight, 01/10/13 & Saturday, 01/12/13 on PBS will be the final episode #3215 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1115...
MyFixitUpLife Radio Show Was At The TOH Wrap Party In Cambridge
Posted by David on January 9, 2013:
At the wrap party for This Old House in Cambridge was Mark and Therese Clement of the radio show, 'MyFixUpLife'. They did interviews with Norm, Tom and Roger...
Get Your Free Woodworking Catalogs
Posted by David on January 8, 2013:
Here's a list of free catalogs you can order. Click here...
Last Home Team Poll Results
Posted by David on January 7, 2013:
This Old House Home Team members are given bi-weekly emails with a Quick Poll in it, here is the results for the last one...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Breakfront Cabinet
Posted by David on January 7, 2013:
The week of 01/07/13 to 01/13/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #1213, the Breakfront Cabinet on their web site. Click here to watch...

2013 TOH Don't Buy It, DIY It! Contest
Posted by David on January 7, 2013:
This Old House wants to see your DIY projects. May it be furniture, built-ins or salvage projects, ect. To enter, click here. Official Contest Rules
Norm Was One Of The Stars At The WGBH’s Brighton Studios
Posted by David on January 5, 2013:
Writer Beth Teitell, a Boston Globe writer, wrote this article called, "Downton Abbey” stars Hugh Bonneville and Rob James-Collier charm WGBH donors"...
This Old House Finishes The Essex Cottage House
Posted by David on January 4, 2013:
This article is from boston.com by Globe Correspondent Joel Brown.

Workshop Makeover Giveaway
Posted by David on January 4, 2013:
Once again Popular Woodworking Magazine is doing their "Workshop Makeover Giveaway". Jet and Bessey tools. To enter and get all the info, click here. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House are on Tonight
Posted by David on January 3, 2013:
Tonight, 01/03/12 & Saturday, 01/05/13 on PBS will be episode #3214 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1114...

Ask This Old House Comes To Town: Somerville
Posted by David on January 3, 2013:
On tonight's episode of Ask This Old House, #1114, Tom Silva goes to Someville to help an homeowner with a cracked floor joist...
Norm And The Discover Sounds Workshop
Posted by David on January 2, 2013:
Norm does a promo for Little Tikes Toys called "Discover Sounds Workshop". To watch and listen, click here. Thanks to Steve Kuhn, the Greatest Woodshop Teacher in public schools for the heads-up on this video. If you find anything on Norm, TNYW, TOH/ATOH or the guys of said shows, please send to: news1@newwookiee.com. Thanks
Happy New Year
Posted by David on December 31, 2012:
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The New Yankee Workshop Online
Posted by David on December 31, 2012:
The week of 12/31/12 to 01/06/13, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #1212, the Jewelry Case on their web site. Click here to watch...
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Win A Festool Sliding Compound Mitersaw And A Dust Extractor
Posted by David on December 29, 2012:
One lucky person will win a Festool Kapex Sliding Compound Mitersaw plus a CT 26 Dust Extractor. To enter and all the info, click here. Good Luck!
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Pencil Mark Cleanup
Posted by David on December 28, 2012:
Here's a question from Ameracan Woodworker Extra that I thought you might find helpful...
This Old House And Ask This Old House are on Tonight
Posted by David on December 27, 2012:
Tonight, 12/27/12 & Saturday, 12/29/12 on PBS will be episode #3213 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1113...

The New Yankee Workshop Online: Sharpening Station
Posted by David on December 26, 2012:
The week of 12/24/12 to 12/30/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #1211, the Sharpening Station on their web site. Click here to watch...

Merry Christmas
Posted by David on December 24, 2012:
Merry Christmas from The New Wookiee Workshop, Philip and David.

This Old House And Ask This Old House are on Tonight
Posted by David on December 20, 2012:
Tonight, 12/20/12 & Saturday, 12/22/12 on PBS will be episode #3212 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1112...
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"Ask" On Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Again
Posted by David on December 19, 2012:
The guys from Ask This Old House, Kevin, Tom Richard and Roger were on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon again. To watch the segment, click here.
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2013 TOH Don't Buy It, DIY It! Contest
Posted by David on December 18, 2012:
Enter your projects for a chance to win one of five $100 prizes and be featured in July's Reader-Created issue. For all the info and how to enter, click here. Good Luck!
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The New Yankee Workshop Online: English Server
Posted by David on December 17, 2012:
The week of 12/17/12 to 12/23/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #1210, the English Server on their web site. Click here to watch...
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Christmas Greetings From The Guys Of This Old House
Posted by David on December 14, 2012:
Norm, Tommy, Richard, Roger and Kevin want to wish all of The New Wookiee Workshop, The New Yankee Workshop and This Old House fans a very Merry Christmas. Click Here to watch a video from the guys. Give it a few seconds to load.
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2013 Festimonial Giveaway
Posted by David on December 14, 2012:
Five winners will have their choice of a Festool SysLite LED Worklamp (498568) or CXS compact cordless drill (564261). To enter and all the info, click here. Good Luck!

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2012 Tool Guide Sweeps
Posted by David on December 13, 2012:
Fine Woodworking is giving away over $4,500 worth of tools. To enter and get all the info, click here. Good Luck!
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This Old House And Ask This Old House are on Tonight
Posted by David on December 13, 2012:
Tonight, 12/13/12 & Saturday, 12/15/12 on PBS will be episode #3211 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1111...
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Norm's Top Tips For Staining Interior Woodwork
Posted by David on December 12, 2012:
This article comes from the January/Febuary 2013, #165 issue of This Old House Magazine. Norm says, "Follow these rules of thumb when experimenting, and you'll achieve a perfect finish every time."...
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Norm Abram's Best Tricks Of The Trade
Posted by David on December 11, 2012:
This Old House compiled more of master carpenter Norm Abram's best how-to tips for stress-free projects. This question is about cutting a hole in drywall...
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Ask Norm!
Posted by David on December 11, 2012:
Here's a question for Norm from the new issue of This Old House magazine. January/Febuary 2013 #165...
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This Old House Home Team
Posted by David on December 10, 2012:
Here is the results from the last Quick Poll from the This Old House Home Team...
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The New Yankee Workshop Online: Outdoor Patio Table
Posted by David on December 10, 2012:
The week of 12/10/12 to 12/16/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #1209, the Outdoor Patio Table on their web site. Click here to watch...
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How About Some Video's Of Norm
Posted by David on December 7, 2012:
If you don't feel like reading about Norm as in the previous article, how about some video's of him to watch. What's better on a cold winter day then watching Norm? Click here.
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Old Articles About Norm
Posted by David on December 7, 2012:
If you want to go back in time and read some old articles about the MAN, Norm Abram, hammer in hand and fingers at the ready to start the table saw, then go to the Chicago Tribune and have a read.
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Reader Remodel Contest 2013
Posted by David on December 7, 2012:
This Old House wants you to enter your remodel NOW for a chance to win $5,000 cash and a new GMC Sierra pickup truck! Five runners-up will each win $1,000 cash. For all the info, and to enter, click here. Good Luck!
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This Old House And Ask This Old House are on Tonight
Posted by David on December 6, 2012:
Tonight, 12/05/12 & Saturday, 12/07/12 on PBS will be episode #3210 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1110...
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Holiday Light Photo Contest
Posted by David on December 5, 2012:
Win a toolbox full of tools from Stanley. For all the info and how to enter, click here.
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The New Yankee Workshop Online: Desk Top Writing Case
Posted by David on December 4, 2012:
The week of 12/03/12 to 12/09/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #1208, the Desk Top Writing Case on their web site. Click here to watch...
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31 Days Of Christmas Sweepstakes
Posted by David on December 4, 2012:
Popular Woodworking is giving away over $9,000 in prizes, one winner every day. To learn more and to enter, click here. Good Luck!
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Norm And Kevin Live On Public Radio (89.7 FM in Boston), Today
Posted by David on December 3, 2012:
Want to talk to the man himself, Norm Abram and Kevin O'Connor will be on Boston Public Radio today, 12/03/12 at 1:30pm est...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Updates
Posted by David on November 30, 2012:
Here's the updates for This Old House, episode #3209: the Cambridge House and Ask This Old House, episode #1109
This Old House And Ask This Old House are on Tonight
Posted by David on November 29, 2012:
Tonight, 11/29/12 & Saturday, 12/01/12 on PBS will be episode #3209 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1109...
Win A 6-Month Subscription To The Woodwright's Shop Channel
Posted by David on November 28, 2012:
Win a 6-month subscription to The Woodwright's Shop Channel on ShopClass.PopularWoodworking.com. For more info and to enter, click here. Good Luck!

Cambridge House Is A Wrap
Posted by David on November 27, 2012:
The 19th-century Victorian home in Cambridge, Mass is now complete. Now the guys head over to their other project in Essex, Mass to complete that house...
New Yankee Workshop Online: Computer Desk
Posted by David on November 27, 2012:
The week of 11/26/12 to 12/02/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #1206, the Computer Desk on their web site. Click here to watch...
Tricks Of The Trade Contest
Posted by David on November 26, 2012:
Popular Woodworking Magazine is giving away between $50 and $100 for your best Tricks of the Trade this month and every month. This month, they are giving away even more. To find out what and to enter, click here. Good Luck!
Norm And Richard Are Interviewed By Mark And Theresa
Posted by David on November 24, 2012:
If you are new to this site, you may be asking who is Norm and Richard and of course if you are a regular you may not know who Mark and Theresa are, so I'm here to tell you who they are and what they are doing...
The New Yankee Workshop Holiday Sale
Posted by David on November 22, 2012:
Get 6 DVDs with plans for only $99.95. These are the Six of their most popular Shop Projects. The Workbench, Rolling Shop Cabinet, Workshop Hutch, Work Table and Clamp Cart, Wall Mounted Tool Chest and Workshop Helpers. Click here to order.
This Old House And Ask This Old House - Episode #3208
Posted by David on November 22, 2012:
Tonight, 11/22/12 & Saturday, 11/24/12 on PBS will be episode #3208 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1108...
Happy Thanksgiving
Posted by David on November 21, 2012:

Philip and I are wishing you all a very Happy Thanksgiving.

Build, Show & Tell Photo Contest
Posted by David on November 21, 2012:
Freud is giving away Router bit sets worth $250. to lucky winners. Just show your project on Facebook. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
Rockler Mini Glue Brush
Posted by David on November 21, 2012:
Get pin-point gluing precision, effortless cleanup, and indefinite reusability with the Mini Silicone Glue Brush from Rockler...
Ask Norm: Help For A Leaky Door
Posted by David on November 20, 2012:
Mmaster carpenter Norm Abram answers this question from an e-mail sent to This Old House web site by David, no not me...
New Yankee Workshop Online: Hanging Porch Swing
Posted by David on November 19, 2012:
The week of 11/19/12 to 11/25/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #1205, the the Hanging Porch Swing on their web site. Click here to watch...
Black Friday Savings For Woodworkers Starting Now
Posted by David on November 19, 2012:
Highland Woodworking Store is starting the savings now, Monday 11/19/12 through Tuesday 11/27/12. Click here for savings.
Hardwood Floors For Less Sweepstakes
Posted by David on November 18, 2012:
You can win a trip for two to the set of This Old House. You win:
Round-Trip coach airfare for two, 2-night hotel accommodations to/from the set and Behind-the-scenes visit and lunch with attending cast and crew. Plus $2,500 in flooring from Lumber Liquidators. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
Titebond Sweepstakes
Posted by David on November 18, 2012:
Enter to win a prize package from Titebond worth $400 from Wood Magazine. You can enter daily. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
Woodworking Holiday Wish List Sweepstakes
Posted by David on November 17, 2012:
Woodcraft and Fine Woodworking are giving away $2,100 in woodworking tools. You can enter untill 12/31/12. To enter and view all the info, click here. Good Luck!
Need Your Help!
Posted by David on November 16, 2012:
Two of my Daughters are in a contest and need your vote. You can vote 5 times a day (all at once if you want) and vote everyday till Sunday, 11/18/12. Click here to vote, just enter Ripley in the search and there picture will come up. Thanks so much.
This Old House And Ask This Old House - Episode #3207
Posted by David on November 16, 2012:
Tonight, 11/16/12 & Saturday, 11/17/12 on PBS will be episode #3207 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1107...
Computer Was Down
Posted by David on November 16, 2012:
I lost my hard drive among other thing, I was hack and had some bad viruses put on my pc. I'm sorry about not having any new articles but I'm up and ready to go.
Jimmy Fallon Asked 'What Is It?
Posted by David on November 9, 2012:
Here's an article from Zap2it.com by Kate O'Hare. It's mostly about Jimmy Fallon appearance on Ask This Old House. He did the segment for the "What is it" part of the show in Times Square. Click here to read the article.
This Old House And Ask This Old House - Episode #3206
Posted by David on November 9, 2012:
Tonight, 11/09/12 & Saturday, 11/10/12 on PBS will be episode #3206 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1106...
Norm Abram Films A Segment For The Essex House
Posted by David on November 7, 2012:
Norm went to H.A. Burnham Boat Building and Design to film a segment for the next project house in Essex, MA. for This Old House last Monday, 11/05/12...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Planter Boxes and Bench
Posted by David on November 6, 2012:
The week of 11/05/12 to 11/11/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0003, the Planter Boxes and Bench on their web site. Click here to watch...
2012 Tool Guide Sweeps
Posted by David on November 5, 2012:
Fine woodworking and Fine Homebuilding is giving away over $4,500 worth of tools for your shop. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
Lie Nielsen Sweepstakes: 3 Planes And Set Of 5 Chisels
Posted by David on November 2, 2012:
Highland Woodworking is giving away to a single winner a set of 8 Lie Nielsen hand tools! To enter and all the info, click here. Good Luck!
Vote Now for The Hot List 2012: Print Publications
Posted by David on November 2, 2012:
This Old House Magazine is represented in the "Where There's No Place Like Home" category. To vote for TOH, click here. Of course you can vote for other publications in other category's.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on November 1, 2012:
Tonight, 11/01/12 & Saturday, 11/03/12 on PBS will be episode #3205 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1105...
How Kevin O'Connor Gets His Free Cup Of Coffee
Posted by David on October 31, 2012:
This article is from bonappetit.com by Julia Bainbridge. It's about
how people kick-start their days, and today it's about Kevin O'Connor. To read the article, click here.
Back To The Workshop Sweepstakes
Posted by David on October 30, 2012:
Fine Woodworking.com and Jet tools are giving away to one luck person a 10" JET ProShop Tablesaw. To enter, click here. Good Luck

Scandinavian Style Experts Visit The Cambridge House
Posted by David on October 30, 2012:
Designers Edie van Breems and Rhonda Eleish of Eleish van Breems lend their Scandinavian style expertise to the makeover of the Cambridge House on This Old House. To view their web site, click here.
This Old House Program Information
Posted by David on October 30, 2012:
Here's more program, product and service information for episode #3204 of the Cambridge House on This Old House...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Garage Workshop, Part 1
Posted by David on October 29, 2012:
The week of 10/29/12 to 11/04/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #0001, the Garage Workshop on their web site. Click here to watch...
October 2012 Newsletter From Dremel
Posted by David on October 29, 2012:
For those who are interested, here's the October 2012 newsletter from Dremel. Click here.
Ask This Old House
Posted by David on October 26, 2012:
Here's the rest of the info for Ask This Old House, episode #1104 that's on this weekend...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on October 25, 2012:
Tonight, 10/25/12 & Saturday, 10/27/12 on PBS will be episode #3204 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1104...
Want Your House To Be The Next This Old House Project?
Posted by David on October 24, 2012:
Even though the two new project houses, Cambridge and Essex are still being renovated, This Old House is now back on the hunt for its next greater Boston area renovation project...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Chef's Table
Posted by David on October 22, 2012:
The week of 10/22/12 to 10/28/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9912, the Chef's Table on their web site. Click here to watch...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Program Info
Posted by David on October 22, 2012:
Here's more info for episode #3203 for This Old House and episode #1103 for Ask This Old House...
Norm Makes A Visit To Grothouse Lumber Co
Posted by David on October 20, 2012:
Grothouse Lumber Co is making a wooden kitchen island for This Old House newest project house in Cambridge Mass...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on October 18, 2012:
Tonight, 10/18/12 & Saturday, 10/20/12 on PBS will be episode #3203 of the Cambridge House on >This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1103...
Free Woodworking Plan: Modular Cabinet System
Posted by David on October 17, 2012:
American Woodworker Magazine and Freud's Tools are giving away a super flexible Modular Cabinet System woodworking plan. It's a PDF download plan. Click here to view. If anyone builds one, please send pictures and I will post them on our site.
Unico Products Featured on This Old House
Posted by David on October 17, 2012:
Once again, Unico who manufacturers small-duct, high-velocity central heating and air conditioning systems will be featured in a segment on a episode of This Old House, the Cambridge House. Click here to read the article.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Program Info
Posted by David on October 16, 2012:
Here's more info for episode #3202 for This Old House and episode #1102 for Ask This Old House...
This Old House Uses Video to Power Website Relaunch
Posted by David on October 15, 2012:
As you may or may not know, This Old House has relaunched its website with a stronger digital presence. To read all about it, go to foliomag.com.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Press Cupboard
Posted by David on October 15, 2012:
The week of 10/15/12 to 10/21/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9911, the Press Cupboard on their web site. Click here to watch...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Programs For This Week
Posted by David on October 12, 2012:
Saturday, 11/13/12 on PBS will be episode #3202 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1102...
Norm's New Article In Popular Woodworking Is On Sale Now
Posted by David on October 11, 2012:
The November 2012 issue of Popular Woodworking Magazine with the article called "Norm Abram: Life After New Yankee" is on sale now...
This Old House Makes A Visit To Bay State Tech
Posted by David on October 10, 2012:
This Old House Host Kevin O’Connor with production team in tow, made a visit to Bay State Tech in Canton, Mass
recently...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Sink Base
Posted by David on October 9, 2012:
The week of 10/08/12 to 10/14/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9910, the Sink Base on their web site. Click here to watch...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Info For Episode #1
Posted by David on October 8, 2012:
The information for the first episode of the new season (2012-13) of This Old House and Ask This Old House is now available...
The New Season Of This Old House And Ask This Old House Starts Tonight
Posted by David on October 4, 2012:
Tonight, 10/04/12 & Saturday, 10/06/12 on PBS will be episode #3201 of the Cambridge House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1101...
A Look At The New Season Of Ask This Old House
Posted by David on October 3, 2012:
Here's a short video on the 2012-13 season of Ask This Old House. Click here to watch, and remember, the new season for TOH and ATOH start Thursday (10/04/12).
The New Yankee Workshop On You Tube
Posted by David on October 2, 2012:
Watch Norm build a Hutch, Corner Cupboard and many more of his projects. To watch, just click here.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Classic Kitchen Cabinets
Posted by David on October 1, 2012:
The week of 10/01/12 to 10/07/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9909, the Classic Kitchen Cabinets on their web site. Click here to watch...
Win A $500 Home Depot Gift Card
Posted by David on September 29, 2012:
Enter to win a Home Depot gift card worth $500! Sweepstake ends March 30, 2013. Click here to enter.
Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on September 27, 2012:
Tonight, 09/27/12 & Saturday, 09/29/12 on PBS will be episode #3126 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1026...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Table Saw Station
Posted by David on September 26, 2012:
The week of 09/24/12 to 09/30/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9908, the Tabls Saw Station on their web site. Click here to watch...
This Old House 2012 Pumpkin Carving Contest
Posted by David on September 25, 2012:
Show This Old House your best jack-o'-lantern for a chance to win a $500 gift card. Entries accepted September 18 through October 29. Winners and finalists will be announced at thisoldhouse.com on October 30. If you're just looking for inspiration, you can see all the entries. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
Brand New Season Of This Old House
Posted by David on September 24, 2012:
Watch Norm and the guys in a promo for the new season of This Old House in Cambridge, Mass. and Essex, Mass. To view, click here...
New Season Of The Woodsmith Shop Starts Saturday
Posted by David on September 21, 2012:
The sixth season of the Woodsmith Shop starts this Saturday, 09/22/12 on PBS. Check your local PBS stations for dates and times...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on September 20, 2012:
Tonight, 09/20/12 & Saturday, 09/22/12 on PBS will be episode #3125 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1025...
This Old House Will Premier The Cambridge House In October
Posted by David on September 19, 2012:
The new season of This Old House will premier on October 4, 2012 at the Cambridge House. Check your local PBS stations for dates and times...
Norm Abram, Life After The New Yankee Workshop
Posted by David on September 18, 2012:
In the November 2012 issue of Popular Woodworking Magazine, Jefferson Kolle writes about Norm's life after The New Yankee Workshop called, Can America’s most recognizable woodworking personality actually retire?...

The New Yankee Workshop Online: Bake Center
Posted by David on September 18, 2012:
The week of 09/17/12 to 09/23/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9907, the Bake Center on their web site. Click here to watch...
Fall Woodworking Sweepstakes
Posted by David on September 17, 2012:
Fine Woodworking, Stanley and Bostitch is giving away over $1,200 in tools...
The New Yankee Workshop Video: Shaker Wash Stand
Posted by David on September 14, 2012:
Watch Norm build the Shaker Wash Stand via You Tub. Click here to watch.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on September 13, 2012:
Tonight, 09/13/12 & Saturday, 09/15/12 on PBS will be episode #3124 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1024...
Back To School Special
Posted by David on September 12, 2012:
Fall is here, so TNYW decided to put together three of their favorite Student projects at the The New Yankee Workshop. They sold thousands of these classic timeless programs- Now you can own all three at a special price...
Have You Made One Of Norm's Projects?
Posted by David on September 11, 2012:
Announcing a Special Offer to all of the New Yankee Workshop loyal fans from The New Yankee Workshop...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Laundry Center
Posted by David on September 10, 2012:
The week of 09/10/12 to 09/16/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9906, the Laundry Center on their web site. Click here to watch...
Rockler Sweepstakes
Posted by David on September 7, 2012:
Win a $500.00 gift card for Rockler Woodworking and Hardware from Wood Magazine. You may enter once a day till 09/30/12. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
An Evening With This Old House
Posted by David on September 7, 2012:
PBS station WTTW of Chicago, Illinois persents, An Evening with This Old House on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 6:00 pm...

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on September 6, 2012:
Tonight, 09/06/12 & Saturday, 09/08/12 on PBS will be episode #3123 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1023...
Rikon Professional Bandsaw Sweepstakes
Posted by David on September 5, 2012:
Highland Woodworking is giving away one Rikon Bandsaw to one lucky person. The Giveaway includes: Rikon model
10-350 Professional Bandsaw
and a Wood Slicer 124" Resawing Blade. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
Woodsmith Shop TV Show: Season 6
Posted by David on September 4, 2012:
A preview of season 6, episodes 7 & 8 is now available. To watch episode 7 & 8 and 1-5 , just click here.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Teak Bar
Posted by David on September 4, 2012:
The week of 09/03/12 to 09/09/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9905, the Teak Bar on their web site. Click here to watch...
Ask Norm: Foil for Attics?
Posted by David on September 3, 2012:
This question comes from the This Old House web site. M. Ackert of Manhasset, N.Y. wants to know if he can staple a radiant barrier to the rafters...
This Old House credited For America's DIY Culture While Autumn Tasks Build
Posted by David on September 1, 2012:
Pride in DIY craft is still alive today; say This Old House experts as this popular PBS show “brands” the vital ingredient in the American self-image as can-do people...
2012 Tool Guide Sweepstakes
Posted by David on September 1, 2012:
Fine Woodworking is giving away over $4,500.00 worth of tools for your shop. To view the tools and to enter, click here. Good Luck!
Norm Abram Raises Tinkering To An Art
Posted by David on August 31, 2012:
Here's an very old article that I don't think I've seen before by Richard Huff of the New York Daily News dated June 26, 1994...

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on August 30, 2012:
Tonight, 08/30/12 & Saturday, 09/01/12 on PBS will be episode #3122 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1022...
Ask Norm: Why Not Use Fire-Rated Drywall?
Posted by David on August 29, 2012:
This question comes from the This Old House web site, and Steve Miller of Sylvan Lake, MI. wants to know, why not use fire-rated drywall in new construction?...
Prevent Wood Movement Disasters in 4 Easy Steps
Posted by David on August 28, 2012:
This article is from Popular Woodworking Magazine Weekly Wood News. I found it to be interesting and I thought I would pass it on...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Old Pine Hutch
Posted by David on August 28, 2012:
The week of 08/27/12 to 09/02/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9904, the Old Pine Hutch on their web site. Click here to watch...
$5,000 Pick Your Prize Sweepstakes From This Old House
Posted by David on August 27, 2012:
Enter for you chance to win a makeover of the hub of your home, the Kitchen, into a model of efficiency or to choose from 4 other fabulous prizes! To enter, click here. Also, don't forget the Great TOH Giveaway. Good Luck!
Ask This Old House- Norm
Posted by David on August 24, 2012:
Here's another question for Norm from the September 2012 issue of This Old House Magazine, #162. John Stevens of Maryville, CA has a cabinet finish problem...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on August 23, 2012:
Tonight, 08/23/12 & Saturday, 08/25/12 on PBS will be episode #3121 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1021...
Norm's Tricks Of The Trade
Posted by David on August 22, 2012:
This article is from the September 2012 issue of This Old House magazine, #162. Barbara Barnes of La Mesa, CA wants to know how to remove hinges that are buried in layers and layers of paint...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Kitchen Secretary
Posted by David on August 21, 2012:
The week of 08/20/12 to 08/26/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9903, the Kitchen Secretary on their web site. Click here to watch
Ask This Old House-Norm
Posted by David on August 21, 2012:
This question is from the "Ask This Old House" section of the September 2012 issue of the This Old House magazine...
Woodsmith Shop TV Show: Season 6
Posted by David on August 20, 2012:
A preview of season 6, episodes 6 is now available. To watch episode 6 and 1-5 , just click here.
Festool Fantasy Camp Sweepstakes
Posted by David on August 20, 2012:
Coming September 1, Festool Fantasy Camp Sweepstakes. Win a shop full of tools and accessories worth over $6,000. You can enter starting 09/01/12 at www.woodcraft.com/fantasycamp, or enter through our site on 09/01/12.
This Old House Knows What’s Up With (or In) Your Drains!
Posted by David on August 17, 2012:
This Old House.com just released an amazing, informative video about a really common problem that many homeowners experience every day...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on August 16, 2012:
Tonight, 08/16/12 & Saturday, 08/18/12 on PBS will be episode #3120 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1020...
Norm Abram
Posted by David on August 15, 2012:
Just incase you forgot, here is a little info about the Man we know as just, Norm...
This Old House
Posted by David on August 14, 2012:
Television classics don’t need hype; thus, it’s enough to say “This Old House” features a primetime special Thursday as it continues with its popular Barrington house project...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Kitchen Island
Posted by David on August 13, 2012:
The week of 08/13/12 to 08/19/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9901, the Kitchen Island on their web site. Click here to watch...
Quiz Time!
Posted by David on August 10, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Question: Dovetail joints are made with two interlocking pieces, the pin board and the tail board. If you were making a drawer, which one would you use for a drawer front?
a) Pin board
b) Tail board
c) It doesn't matter
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on August 9, 2012:
Tonight, 08/09/12 & Saturday, 08/11/12 on PBS will be episode #3119 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1019...
Woodworking In America 2012
Posted by David on August 8, 2012:
WIA 2012 West Coast is coming to Pasadena, CA on October 12-14 and WIA 2012 Midwest is coming to Cincinnati, OH on November 2-4...
The Cambridge House, A Very Cool Find On The History Of The House
Posted by David on August 7, 2012:
Sally Peterson, owner of the Cambridge house, was at a bookgroup when she met a person whose father grew up in their house, and this is what she found out about the history of the house...
Rikon Professional Bandsaw Sweepstakes
Posted by David on August 6, 2012:
One lucky winner will win a Rikon Bandsaw, model 10-350 Professional Bandsaw and a Wood Slicer 124" Resawing Blade. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Kitchen Pantry
Posted by David on August 6, 2012:
The week of 08/06/12 to 08/12/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9902, the Kitchen Pantry on their web site. Click here to watch...
Quiz Time!
Posted by David on August 4, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Question:What piece of hardware is named after a device carried by medieval knights?
a) Grommet
b) Escutcheon
c) Snipe hinge


Please! Don't Try This At Home
Posted by David on August 4, 2012:
I thought I have scene everything in woodworking, but this one takes the cake. It's called "The Biggest Lathe We've Ever Seen" I don't know what to say, so, just click here.
The First This Old House Is For Sale
Posted by David on August 2, 2012:
The Dorchester House, the Second Empire Victorian in Dorchester, Mass is up for sale. It's the first This Old House project, and as they say, the rest is history...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on August 2, 2012:
Tonight, 08/02/12 & Saturday, 08/04/12 on PBS will be episode #3118 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1018...
Woodsmith Shop TV Show: Season 6
Posted by David on August 1, 2012:
A preview of season 6, episodes 5 is now available. To watch episode 5 and 1-4 , just click here.
The Great This Old House Giveaway
Posted by David on July 31, 2012:
Don't forget to enter "The Great This Old House Giveaway". You can enter once a day for a chance at $460,974.11 in prizes. You can enter till 11:59 pm on 08/31/12. Good Luck!
Win A 6-Month Subscription To The Woodwright's Shop Channel
Posted by David on July 31, 2012:
Win a 6-month subscription to The Woodwright's Shop Channel on ShopClass.PopularWoodworking.com. For all the info and to enter, click here. Good Luck!

The New Yankee Workshop Online: Roll Top Desk - Part 1
Posted by David on July 30, 2012:
The week of 07/30/12 to 08/05/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9812, the Roll Top Desk on their web site. Click here to watch...
Quiz Time!
Posted by David on July 27, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Question: What molding found on drawer fronts is also the name of a barnyard animal?
a) Bull nose
b) Lamb's tongue
c) Cock bead
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on July 26, 2012:
Tonight, 07/26/12 & Saturday, 07/28/12 on PBS will be episode #3117 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House (The first episode for this project house) and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1017...
Want A Picture Of Norm?
Posted by David on July 25, 2012:
A few years ago on The New Yankee Workshop web site was a page where you could print a autograph picture of Norm. OK, it's a photo copy of his signature, but if you would like to have it, just click here...
Pinterest - This Old House
Posted by David on July 25, 2012:
Pinterest is an online pinboard. Organize and share things you love. To join or just view, click here.
Woodsmith Shop TV Show: Season 6
Posted by David on July 24, 2012:
A preview of season 6, episodes 3 and 4 are now available. To watch episode 3 and 4 and also 1 and 2, just click here.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Chaise Lounge
Posted by David on July 23, 2012:
The week of 07/23/12 to 07/29/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9811, the
Chaise Lounge on their web site. Click here to watch...
Quiz Time!
Posted by David on July 20, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Question: Most woods have a distinctive taste and smell. What sweet-tasting wood is used for popsicle sticks?
a) Paper birch
b) Sugar maple
c) Basswood
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on July 19, 2012:
Tonight, 07/19/12 & Saturday, 07/21/12 on PBS will be episode #3116 of the Bedford House on This Old House (The final episode for this project house) and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1016...
Norm Abram's Best Tricks of the Trade: Installing Wall Blocking
Posted by David on July 18, 2012:
Question: I'm building some walls for a basement rec room that will be covered with vertical paneling. How should I install the horizontal blocking that supports it?
—Sean Smith, Cincinnati, OH...
Congratulations To The Workshop Makeover Giveaway Winner!
Posted by David on July 18, 2012:
A hearty congratulations goes out to Bill Ketler of Silver Spring, Md., winner of the Popular Woodworking Workshop Makeover Giveaway, sponsored by JET Tools and Bessey Tools...
Why I hate Norm!
Posted by David on July 16, 2012:
Every once in a while I get sent an email like this or I find one in my on going research of Norm and The New Yankee Workshop...
The New Yankee WorkshopOnline: Whirligig
Posted by David on July 16, 2012:
The week of 07/16/12 to 07/22/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9810, the Whirligig on their web site. Click here to watch...
Quiz Time!
Posted by David on July 14, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Question: In Shakespeare's play "A Midsummer Night's Dream," one of the characters is a joiner by trade. What is his name?
a) Robin Starveling
b) Nick Bottom
c) Snug


Adirondack Chair, Seven Years Later
Posted by David on July 13, 2012:
Seven years ago, 2005, Steve Shanesy of Popular Woodworking went to The New Yankee Workshop and spent a couple of days with Norm and both built Norm's Adirondack Chair. Now, seven years later...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on July 12, 2012:
Tonight, 07/12/12 & Saturday, 07/14/12 on PBS will be episode #3115 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1015...
Norm And Kevin In New Orleans
Posted by David on July 11, 2012:
This is a video of the New Orleans project house, episode #2722. The show opens with Norm & Kevin taking a ride through the city of New Orleans with streetcar driver Sue Daniel, who is known locally as Streetcar Sue. Click here to watch the video.
Table Saw Safety Bill Heads For California Senate Vote
Posted by David on July 10, 2012:
California's controversial table saw safety bill will head to the state senate for a vote after being approved 3-2 by the Senate Judiciary Committee last week. Click here to read the article.
Woodsmith Shop TV Show: Season 6
Posted by David on July 10, 2012:
To watch a preview of episode #601 and #602 of season 6 of the Woodsmith Shop, click here.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Chop Saw Station
Posted by David on July 9, 2012:
The week of 07/09/12 to 07/15/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9809, the Chop Saw Station on their web site. Click here to watch...
Quiz Time!
Posted by David on July 7, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Question: What wood was favored by wheelwrights for making hubs, and why? (Hint: it was also used to make dartboards.)
a) White oak, because it's tough.
b) Elm, because it's hard to split.
c) Hickory, because it's very hard...
The Great TOH Giveway 2012
Posted by David on July 7, 2012:
Enter daily through August 31, 2012, for more chances to win. For all the info and to enter, click here. Good Luck

Do It Yourself Still King On This Old House
Posted by David on July 7, 2012:
I found this article on HULIQ by Dave Masko. It gives a short history of This Old House, very much worth reading...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on July 5, 2012:
Tonight, 07/05/12 & Saturday, 07/07/12 on PBS will be episode #3114 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1014...
Happy 4th Of July
Posted by David on July 4, 2012:

The New Yankee Workshop Online: Mesquite Bookcase
Posted by David on July 3, 2012:
The week of 07/02/12 to 07/08/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9808, the Mesquite Bookcase on their web site. Click here to watch...
The Cambridge House: Blow The House Up
Posted by David on July 2, 2012:
One of the daughters of Sally Peterson and John Stone of the new project house in Cambridge, a 1887 Queen Anne style house wanted to know if she could watch when they Blow Up their house...
Quiz Time!
Posted by David on July 2, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Question: On what style of chair are you likely to see the shape of a bird's head?
a) Queen Anne b) Renaissance Revival c) Empire


Kevin O’Connor Was Featured In Northshore Magazine
Posted by David on June 29, 2012:
Back in May 2010 Northshore magazine did an article on Kevin called "Playing House with Kevin O’Connor". If you're a fan of Kevin, you will enjoy this article...

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on June 28, 2012:
Tonight, 06/28/12 & Saturday, 06/30/12 on PBS will be episode #3113 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1013...
Norm's Commitment To Protective Eyewear.
Posted by David on June 26, 2012:
Once again Norm is used to show his commitment to protective eyewear and safety...

The New Yankee Workshop Online: Cupola
Posted by David on June 26, 2012:
The week of 06/15/12 to 07/01/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9807, the Cupola on their web site. Click here to watch...
Festool Contest
Posted by David on June 25, 2012:
Win a Festool OF 1010 Router and a CT 26 Dust Extractor. For more info and to enter, click here. Good Luck!
The Inspector Game: Goofs On A Roof
Posted by David on June 25, 2012:
The Inspector game challenges you to spot code and safety violations, missing structural elements, and anything else they decided to delete or add to a real photo or diagram from Fine Homebuilding magazine. Ace the quiz by getting all five answers correct. Not as easy as it looks. Click here to play.

Quiz Time!
Posted by David on June 22, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
After it's dried, what wood changes color from green to brown as it ages?

This Old House Uses Reclaimed Materials On The Bedford House
Posted by David on June 21, 2012:
This Old House Features Reclaimed Materials Artisan and Furniture Guru Stephen Staples...

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on June 21, 2012:
Tonight, 06/21/12 & Saturday, 06/23/12 on PBS will be episode #3112 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1012...
Tips From Norm Abram
Posted by David on June 20, 2012:
I kind-of got excited when I first saw this, then I realized it was from back in 2010. If you never seen this, it's a great interview. Click here to view.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Morris Chair
Posted by David on June 19, 2012:
The week of 06/18/12 to 06/24/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9806, the Morris Chair on their web site. Click here to watch...
Still A Few Days Left To Enter "Your Dream Workshop Giveaway"
Posted by David on June 19, 2012:
You have till June 30, 2012 at midnight to enter Popular Woodworking Magazine Workshop Makeover Giveaway. Click here for all the info and to enter. Good Luck!
Quiz Time!
Posted by David on June 18, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Question: What wood, traditionally used for pulley wheels and carving mallets, will sink rather than float in water—even after it's seasoned?

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on June 14, 2012:
Tonight, 06/14/12 & Saturday, 06/16/12 on PBS will be episode #3111 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1011...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Old Pine Bar
Posted by David on June 12, 2012:
The week of 06/11/12 to 06/17/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9805, the Old Pine Bar on their web site. Click here to watch...
Norm Abram's Best Tricks Of The Trade II: Cutting a Hole in Drywall
Posted by David on June 11, 2012:
This question is from Joe Reed of Williamsburg, KY, and Joe wants to know how to make a hole in the drywall that will line up perfectly with the hole in the siding...
Ask Noorm: Ceiling Fan Support
Posted by David on June 8, 2012:
This question comes from the This Old House Books called, Ask Norm...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on June 7, 2012:
Tonight, 06/07/12 & Saturday, 06/09/12 on PBS will be episode #3110 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1010...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Library Ladder
Posted by David on June 6, 2012:
The week of 06/04/12 to 06/10/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9843, the Library Ladder on their web site. Click here to watch...
Steve Thomas Helps Kickoff A Week-Long Blitz Build With Habitat For Humanity
Posted by David on June 5, 2012:
Building industry professionals in 24 states and in 63 communities across the U.S. are lending their construction skills to Habitat for Humanity to help build, renovate and repair more than 200 homes through the Home Builders Blitz...


Quiz Time!
Posted by David on June 4, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Question: Immigrants to the Midwest found a number of new woods that were easy to work with hand tools. What wood did they call "white walnut"?
(a) Butternut (b) Osage orange (c) Sassafras...

The New Yankee Workshop Video
Posted by David on June 1, 2012:
Here's a short video excerpt from the New Yankee Workshop detailing the hanging tool chest of piano builder H.O. Studley. To watch the video, click here.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on May 31, 2012:
Tonight, 05/31/12 & Saturday, 06/06/12 on PBS will be episode #3109 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1009...
Essex House
Posted by David on May 30, 2012:
Here's an article by Joel Brown, a Boston Globe Correspondent. This article introduces us to the owners of the 1,300-square-foot home, a circa 1935 cottage in Essex, Mass...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Walnut Table
Posted by David on May 29, 2012:
The week of 05/28/12 to 06/03/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9803, the Walnut Table on their web site. Click here to watch...
Quiz Time!
Posted by David on May 28, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Question: What kind of wood is often sawn into 9/4 stock?
a) Soft maple
b) Walnut
c) Basswood

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on May 24, 2012:
Tonight, 05/24/12 & Saturday, 05/26/12 on PBS will be episode #3108 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1008...
Tom Silva's Favorite Restaurant?
Posted by David on May 23, 2012:
OK, Tom Silva's favorite restaurant?, I know what your thinking, nothing good to write about today, but not so, its always nice to explore the mine-set of the people that we write about, so have a read...
Ask Norm: Restringing Sash Weights
Posted by David on May 22, 2012:
This question is from the This Old House Books, titled, "Ask Norm". The Comptons from Coral Gables, Fla. want to know how to "Restringing Sash Weights"...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Linen Press
Posted by David on May 21, 2012:
The week of 05/21/12 to 05/27/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9802, the Linen Press on their web site. Click here to watch...
This Old House Is Now On Pinterest
Posted by David on May 21, 2012:
See what the editors of This Old House are pinning, from kitchens and baths to built-ins and DIY ideals...
Quiz Time!
Posted by David on May 19, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Nails get longer by even amounts as their penny size goes up. How large is each step?
a) 1/4" b) 3/8" c) 1/2" ...

Overhead Door And This Old House?
Posted by David on May 18, 2012:
Overhead Door Co. of Providence/New Bedford Inc., a distributor of overhead garage doors and openers for residential, commercial and industrial customers, was featured on PBS’ award-winning home improvement TV show "This Old House," as part of a story on a renovated cottage in Barrington, R.I.
Ask This Old House Comes to Laramie County
Posted by David on May 17, 2012:
Ask This Old House made a stop in Laramie County to one lucky homeowner who had a plumbing problem, so Richard Trethewey to the rescue...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on May 17, 2012:
Tonight, 05/17/12 & Saturday, 05/19/12 on PBS will be episode #3107 of the Bedford House on >font color=blue>This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1007...
This Old House Stops in Springfield
Posted by David on May 16, 2012:
The crew of the popular television program This Old House was in Springfield Thursday morning (04/26/12)...

Norm's Tricks Of The Trade
Posted by David on May 15, 2012:
Norm's tricks of the trade comes from This Old House magazine, and this month (June 2012, isssue #159) question come from Waketta Speh of North Stonington, Conn...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Irish Table
Posted by David on May 14, 2012:
The week of 05/14/12 to 05/20/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #9801, the Irish Table on their web site. Click here to watch...
Quiz Time!
Posted by David on May 11, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Question: What form of veneering is named after a sea creature? a) Oyster shell b) Clam parquetry c) Coral work...

More Steve Thomas
Posted by David on May 10, 2012:
Steve Thomas, Emmy-Award winning former host of "This Old House" will be appearing at the North Collin County Habitat for Humanity ReStore Wednesday, June 6...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on May 10, 2012:
Tonight, 05/10/12 & Saturday, 05/12/12 on PBS will be episode #3106 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1006...
The Essex House
Posted by David on May 8, 2012:
Here's an article by Charlee Bianchini of wickedlocal.com about the new project house in Essex, Mass...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Fireplace Mantle
Posted by David on May 7, 2012:
The week of 05/07/12 to 05/13/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #913, the Fireplace Mantle on their web site. Click here to watch...
Leigh Dovetail Jig and Festool Router Sweepstakes
Posted by David on May 4, 2012:
Highland Woodworking is giving away one Festool OF 1400 EQ Router with Systainer Case, Leigh D4R Pro 24" Dovetail Jig and D4R Accessory Kit (includes Vacuum Router Support and 12-piece Bit Set). Total retail value is approximately $1260.00. To enter, click here. Good Luck!

Quiz Time!
Posted by David on May 4, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Question: The nickname of which American president involved a wood commonly used to make chisel and hammer handles?
a) James K. Polk b) Andrew Jackson c) Franklin Pierce...



This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on May 3, 2012:
Tonight, 05/03/12 & Saturday, 05/05/12 on PBS will be episode #3105 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1005...
Steve Thomas Joins Habitat For Humanity In Nationwide Building Effort
Posted by David on May 2, 2012:
Steve Thomes will join Habitat for Humanity and local home building professionals in cities across the U.S. to build or rehabilitate homes during the week of June 4 as part of Habitat for Humanity's Home Builders Blitz 2012. To read the article, click here.

New Yankee Workshop Online: Greenhouse
Posted by David on May 1, 2012:
The week of 04/30/12 to 05/06/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #911, part 1 and 2 of the Greenhouse on their web site. Click here to watch...
Make A Guess
Posted by David on April 30, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Question: What causes some maple to look like marble?
(a) Fungus, (b) Minerals, (c) Bacteria...

Cambridge House Is To Have The Feel Of A Scandinavian style home
Posted by David on April 27, 2012:
The up coming new season (2012-13) for This Old House is in Cambridge in the Avon Hill neighborhood. The house is an 1887 Victorian...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on April 26, 2012:
Tonight, 04/26/12 & Saturday, 04/28/12 on PBS will be episode #3104 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1004...
Norm And Rich Trethewey On "MyFixitUpLife" Radio Show
Posted by David on April 25, 2012:
Norm Abram and Richard Trethewey were interviewed by Theresa Coleman Clement and husband Mark Clement on their radio show, MyFixitUpLife...
Filming In Cambridge Today
Posted by David on April 24, 2012:
This Old House is filming in Cambridge today (04/24/12).
Click here to watch on the WebCam.
Win A Jet JPS-10TS 10" ProShop Table Saw
Posted by David on April 24, 2012:
Popular Woodworking Magazine is giving away one (1) Jet JPS-10TS 10" ProShop Table Saw with 30" Fence to a lucky person. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Hat Rack
Posted by David on April 23, 2012:
The week of 04/23/12 to 04/29/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #910, the Hat Rack on their web site. Click here to watch...
This Old Website
Posted by David on April 20, 2012:
I found this article at a website called "Search Engine Land" It compared This Old House with a SEO (Search engine optimization)...
Cambridge House
Posted by David on April 20, 2012:
Here we go, with two new projects coming, there will be lots of articles writen about the Cambridge house and the Essex House. First up, Cambridge project from boston.com...
This Old House Goes Back To Cambridge For New Season
Posted by David on April 19, 2012:
The new season starts in Cambridge, Mass for a 1887 Queen Anne house, then its off to Essex Mass for the second half of the new season 2012-2013...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on April 19, 2012:
Tonight, 04/19/12 & Saturday, 04/21/12 on PBS will be episode #3103 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1003...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Seven Drawer Chest
Posted by David on April 18, 2012:
The week of 04/16/12 to 04/22/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #909, the Seven Drawer Chest on their web site. Click here to watch...
This Old House Editorial Assistant Needed
Posted by David on April 18, 2012:
This Old House is looking for an Editorial Assistant to help design, produce, and write about how-to projects...
This Old House Has Its Next Project
Posted by David on April 17, 2012:
This Old House will be in Essex, Mass for their 33 season. Here's an article by Joann Mackenzie in gloucestertimes.com...
Save This Old House
Posted by David on April 16, 2012:
On the back page of every issue of This Old House magazine is a piece called, "Save This Old House. It's the first thing I turn to when I get my new issue in the mail...
Win A Festool Rotex Sander
Posted by David on April 13, 2012:
Wood Magazine is having a "One-Stop Prep Sweepstakes". The winner takes home ...
Make A Guess
Posted by David on April 13, 2012:
From American Woodworker Extra newsletter:
Question: What commonly used finish can be removed with something you might be served at a party? (a) Oil (b) Wax (c) Shellac...


This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on April 12, 2012:
Tonight, 04/12/12 & Saturday, 04/14/12 on PBS will be episode #3102 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1002...
Ask This Old House
Posted by David on April 11, 2012:
Three (3) episodes of Ask This Old House were taped around Greater Washington last November...
Norm!
Posted by David on April 10, 2012:
Here's an article I posted a few years back, it's from gothamist.com. I thought it was worth reading again...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Carousel Table
Posted by David on April 9, 2012:
The week of 04/09/12 to 04/15/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #908, the Carousel Table on their web site. Click here to watch...
Make A Guess
Posted by David on April 6, 2012:
I got this from American Woodworker Extra newletter that was sent to me. Question: Which wood expands and contracts the least from summer to winter? 1) Red Oak, 2) Walnut, 3) White pine...


This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on April 5, 2012:
Tonight, 04/05/12 & Saturday, 04/07/12 on PBS will be episode #3101 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1001...
Norm's Tricks Of The Trade
Posted by David on April 4, 2012:
Norm's tricks of the trade comes fromThis Old House magazine, and this month (May 2012, isssue #158) question come from Don Morse of Cranston, R.I...
How To Remove Rust From Old Tools
Posted by David on April 3, 2012:
This question and answer is from lifehacker.com. Norm gave his expertise on how to remove rust from tools...
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Serving Trays
Posted by David on April 2, 2012:
The week of 04/02/12 to 04/08/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #907, the Serving Trays on their web site. Click here to watch...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Updated
Posted by David on March 30, 2012:
Here's the updated info for this weeks episodes of This Old House, episode #3125 and Ask This Old House, episode #1025. The shows air on PBS on 03/22/12 and 03/24/12. Check your local station's for dates and times...
You Can Now Purchase The Complete Series Of The New Yankee Workshop
Posted by David on March 30, 2012:
Want all 210 DVDs of The New Yankee Workshop, now you can, not cheap, but still half the price if bought separately. $2,999 plus 6 personally autograph pictures of Norm and they pay the shipping. Click here for all the info.
New Yankee Workshop Online: Garden Gate
Posted by David on March 29, 2012:
The week of 03/26/12 to 04/01/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #906, the Garden Gate on their web site. Click here to watch. Sorry I was late with this, but I had surgery on my eye...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight (Updated Friday)
Posted by David on March 29, 2012:
Tonight, 03/29/02 & Saturday, 03/31/12 on PBS will be episode #3126 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1026. These are the final episode's of the season...
Barrington Beach House Chooses A Soap Stone For Their Countertop
Posted by David on March 26, 2012:
TWD Surfaces put in the beautiful Saratoga Soapstone in the Barrington Beach House. They posted a video of the installation on their website. It was featured on episode #3124 on TOH. Click here to watch.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Updated
Posted by David on March 23, 2012:
Here's the updated info for this weeks episode of This Old House, episode #3125 and Ask This Old House, episode #1025. The shows air on PBS on 03/22/12 and 03/24/12. Check your local station's for dates and times...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight (Updated Friday)
Posted by David on March 22, 2012:
Tonight, 03/22/02 & Saturday, 03/24/12 on PBS will be episode #3125 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1025...
We Found A Game For You
Posted by David on March 22, 2012:
Sporcle.com wants to know, "Can you name the words to Norm Abram's shop safety lecture from The New Yankee Workshop'? Click here for all the info. I want to thank Steve Kuhn for sending this to us. Thanks!
Workshop Makeover Giveaway
Posted by David on March 21, 2012:
Just a reminder to enter Popular Woodworking contest for a dream workshop. Enter once a day till June 30, 2012. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
Possible Schedule Change For Thursday Nights On PBS
Posted by David on March 19, 2012:
PBS wants its local stations on Thursday nights to show Independent Lens,” and “POV,” in the This Old House Hour time slot. Click here to read the article.
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Dough Box
Posted by David on March 19, 2012:
The week of 03/19/12 to 03/25/25, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #905, the Dough Box on their web site. Click here to watch...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Updated
Posted by David on March 16, 2012:
Here is the updates for This Old House, episode #3124 and Ask This Old House, episode #1024...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight (Updated Friday)
Posted by David on March 15, 2012:
Tonight, 03/15/02 & Saturday, 03/17/12 on PBS will be episode #3124 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1024...
What This Old House Could Mean To Your Company
Posted by David on March 14, 2012:
What is the benefit of having your company to be featured on an episode of This Old House, and to have Norm or one of the other guys visit your place of business?
The New Yankee Workshop Online: Tiger Maple Washstand
Posted by David on March 13, 2012:
The week of 03/12/12 to 03/18/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #904, the Tiger Maple Washstand on their web site. Click here to watch...
From Behind The Camera
Posted by David on March 12, 2012:
This is from the website, "Creating Television.com" by Steve D'Onofrio. If the name sound familiar, it's because he's the lone cameraman for This Old House/Ask This Old House, the New Yankee Workshop and many more...

The New Yankee Workshop
Posted by David on March 9, 2012:
From TNYW website
We deeply apologize to our loyal visitors for the interruption of our popular Online Video Service which has been frozen for the past several weeks. We are happy to announce the resumption of that service. We are also pleased to announce a new website which will include weekly programing updates and specials on The New Yankee Workshop products.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on March 8, 2012:
Tonight, 03/08/02 & Saturday, 03/10/12 on PBS will be episode #3123 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1023...
Norm's Tricks Of The Trade
Posted by David on March 7, 2012:
Norm's "Trick Of The Trade" comes from this month issue of This Old House Magazine, April, 2012, issue #157...
As Seen On This Old House
Posted by David on March 6, 2012:
Incase you wanted to know more about the Camo Hidden Deck Fastening System that was featured on a recent episode of This Old House...

The New Yankee Workshop Online: Nantucket Settle
Posted by David on March 5, 2012:
The week of 03/05/12 to 03/11/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #903, the Nantucket Settle on their web site. Click here to watch...
Congratulations to The Festool Sweepstakes Winner!
Posted by David on March 3, 2012:
Congratulations go out to Robert McCollum of Lockport, N.Y., who won our Festool Giveaway. He won a Kapex Sliding Compound Miter Saw, and a CT 26 Dust Extractor for his shop. To read more, click here.

Win a Festool T18 Cordless Drill Set + Sys 1 Box!
Posted by David on March 2, 2012:
Festool is giving away a T18 Cordless Drill Set to a lucky person. To enter and get all the info, click here. Good Luck!
Enter To Win a Free Assortment Kit Of Screws
Posted by David on March 2, 2012:
Enter to win an assortment Kit from Screw Products Inc, just go to Facebook and click "Like" and enter. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight (Updated Friday?)
Posted by David on March 1, 2012:
Tonight, 03/01/02 & Saturday, 03/03/12 on PBS will be episode #3122 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1022...
This Old House Home Team
Posted by David on February 29, 2012:
Are you a This Old House fan? Do you wish This Old House would ask for YOUR opinion about the home improvement information you'd like—what inspires you, what projects you'd like to see and how we can improve our magazine, website and TV shows?
If so, join This Old House Home Team, our online panel of advisers. Click here to join.

New Yankee's At Work: Blanket Chest/Toy Chest
Posted by David on February 28, 2012:
Each week The New Yankee Workshop is going to feature a new project from one of you, their own New Yankee craftsmen...
The New Yankee Workshop On Line: Turkey Table
Posted by David on February 27, 2012:
The week of 02/27/12 to 03/04/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #902, the Turkey Table on their web site. Click here to watch...
This Old House And Ask This Old House: Updated
Posted by David on February 24, 2012:
Here's all the updated info for This Old House, episode #3121 and Ask This Old House, Episode #1021...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight (Updated Friday?)
Posted by David on February 23, 2012:
Tonight, 02/23/02 & Saturday, 02/25/12 on PBS will be episode #3121 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1021...
New Yankee Workshop Special
Posted by David on February 22, 2012:
The New Yankee Workshop is having a special offer on the Planter's Desk DVD and plans; it's selling for $19.95. To order, click here.
The New Yankee Workshop On Line: Planters Desk
Posted by David on February 20, 2012:
The week of 02/20/12 to 02/26/12, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #901, the Planters Desk on their web site. Click here to watch...
SawStop Contractor Saw Sweepstakes
Posted by David on February 19, 2012:
To share their enthusiasm for the craft of woodworking, Highland Woodworking is giving away to a single winner a SawStop Contractor Saw with SawStop's 36" T-Glide fence! To enter, click here. Good Luck!


This Old House, Episode #3120 update
Posted by David on February 18, 2012:
Here are the some of the products and services that were used on episode #3120 of the Barrington House on this weeks episode of This Old House...
Ask This Old House Update
Posted by David on February 17, 2012:
Here's all the updated info for Ask This Old House, Episode #1020...
New Yankees At Work: Picnic Table
Posted by David on February 17, 2012:
The New Yankee Workshop is going to feature a new project from one of you, their own New Yankee craftsmen on their web site. If you'd like your project to appear on their web site, send them your digital photos with a brief description to photos@newyankee.com...
What's New At The Workshop?
Posted by David on February 17, 2012:
New website special! Yes, they finally made a change at TNYW website. They're selling a three disk bundle of their most popular projects, Deluxe Router Station, Table Saw 101 Part 1 & 2 and Work Table and Clamp Cart. To order, click here.

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight (Updated Friday?)
Posted by David on February 16, 2012:
Tonight, 02/16/02 & Saturday, 02/18/12 on PBS will be episode #3120 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1020...
The New Yankee Workshop Web Site
Posted by David on February 15, 2012:
You can now view and watch the video's on TNYW web site on Internet Explorer. Now showing, "The Deluxe Router Station".
Jet Workshop Collection Sweepstakes
Posted by David on February 15, 2012:
You could win a 16-32 plus Drum Sander and a DC-1100 Vortex Cone Dust Collector from Jet. To enter, go to Facebook. Good Luck!
This Old House Selects Trex Products For Historic Renovation
Posted by David on February 15, 2012:
Trex Transcend® Decking and Railing, Trex DeckLighting(TM) and Trex Outdoor Furniture(TM) Showcased in Revolutionary War-era Home Makeover...
The New Yankee Workshop Paint Shop
Posted by David on February 14, 2012:
NYW Executive Producer Russell Morash shows Design News the garage used for kitchen cabinet construction for the 2008 New Yankee Workshop season.
Click here to watch the video.
Who Are Your Woodworking Hero's?
Posted by David on February 13, 2012:
Once again, the question was asked, "Who Are Your Woodworking Hero's"? This time it's from Popular Woodworking Magazine web site. To view or leave your Hero's, click here. Guess who my Hero is...
The New Yankee Workshop Video's Are Back
Posted by David on February 11, 2012:
The video's are back but you have to use Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer won't work. Thanks to Dave Rowley for the heads-up.
Ask This Old House Update
Posted by David on February 11, 2012:
Here's all the info for Ask This Old House episode #1019...
Just In Case You Might Want To Know Or David's Tidbit Corner
Posted by David on February 11, 2012:
Time Inc. has promoted Charlie Kammerer, publisher of This Old House Ventures since 2009, to the newly created post of group publisher in charge of This Old House and Coastal Living...

Green Construction
Posted by David on February 10, 2012:
This is from This Old House facebook page. On Wednesday, 02/15/12 Kevin O'Connor will be discussing the state of green building in the U.S...
The New Yankee Workshop Web Site
Posted by David on February 10, 2012:
The NYW web site is down for now, it's my understanding they're trying to put the video of the projects back on. As you all know, they stop showing the video months ago. Hopefully it won't take long to fix the problem. A big thanks to all who email us.
$5,000.00 Dream Shop Giveaway
Posted by David on February 9, 2012:
Wood magazine is giving away $5,000.00 for your woodshop or what ever! To enter, click here. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on February 9, 2012:
Tonight, 02/09/02 & Saturday, 02/11/12 on PBS will be episode #3119 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1019...
The Day I Broke Google While Searching For Norm Abram
Posted by David on February 8, 2012:
You probably don't know how much time I put in researching Norm, The New Yankee Workshop and This Old House plus other woodworking related articles...
Barrington Builder Ready For TV Gig
Posted by David on February 7, 2012:
Here's another article on the Barrington Beach House and the Contractor, Andy Tiplady. Got to love his last name...
Barrington House
Posted by David on February 6, 2012:
Here's another article from William Rupp of Barrington Patch.com web site...
Super Bowl
Posted by David on February 5, 2012:
What team do you think Norm is rooting for? Hint: The team is from New England.
Win A Grizzly Band Saw
Posted by David on February 4, 2012:
Furniture Design will award a Grizzly Band Saw to the woodworker who creates the best piece of furniture from an American Furniture Design Plan. Click here for all the info and to enter. Good Luck!
Winter Woodworking Sweepstakes
Posted by David on February 4, 2012:
Win over $1,500.00 worth of tools from Stanley and Bostitch to one lucky person...
Ask This Old House Update
Posted by David on February 3, 2012:
Here's the updated version for ATOH showing this Sarurday, 02/04/12 as part of the This Old House Hour...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on February 2, 2012:
Tonight, 02/02/12 & Saturday, 02/04/12 on PBS will be episode #3118 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1018...
Q&A With ‘This Old House’ Host Kevin O’Connor
Posted by David on February 1, 2012:
Here's an Question and Answer article by Jaclyn Bertner of hellawella.com website with Kevin O'Connor back on 01/27/12...
End Grain Contest
Posted by David on January 31, 2012:
Popular Woodworking Magazine is looking for a handful of amusing and/or thought-provoking articles for their End Grain feature (the last editorial page in every issue of Popular Woodworking Magazine)...
'This Old House' Picks 'Happy Renters'
Posted by David on January 30, 2012:
Even though the Barrington House has just started on TV, it's been finished for over a month now. So some of the articles are also a little old, like this one, it was posted on 08/21/11...
Ask This Old House Episode Update
Posted by David on January 27, 2012:
Here is the updated episode info for this weeks Ask This Old House...
Norm's Tricks Of The Trade
Posted by David on January 27, 2012:
This trick of the trade came from the March 2012 issue of This Old House Magazine, #156...
Tiplady Makes 'This Old House' Debut
Posted by David on January 27, 2012:
Barrington contractor Andrew Tiplady to get a huge amount of face time during the 'This Old House' series that debuts Saturday afternoon and runs for 10 consecutive weeks...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on January 26, 2012:
Tonight, 01/26/12 & Saturday, 01/28/12 on PBS will be episode #3117 of the Barrington Beach House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1017...
Ask This Old House On The Jimmy Fallon Show, Part 1
Posted by David on January 24, 2012:
I forgot to include the first part of the Jimmy Fallon Show with the guys of ATOH, sorry about that. Click here to watch it.

Muller Cabinets Supplies This Old House Renovation
Posted by David on January 23, 2012:
When This Old House renovated the second oldest house in the PBS show's 35-year history, kitchen furniture-style cabinetry from Mullet Cabinets were part of the project...

Ask This Old House On The Jimmy Fallon Show, Part 2
Posted by David on January 20, 2012:
Tom, Richard, Roger and Kevin were on the Jimmy Fallon show again Thursday night, 01/19/2012. If you missed it, click here to watch the video of the show.
Tim Tebow And Cabinetmaking Contest
Posted by David on January 20, 2012:
American Cabinet & Flooring Inc. is asking Colorado residents to send in their best Tim Tebow impersonation for a chance to win a set of Dynasty by Omega kitchen cabinets, valued at $40,000...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on January 19, 2012:
Tonight, 01/19/12 & Saturday, 01/21/12 on PBS will be the final episode #3116 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1016...
Did You Know This?
Posted by David on January 18, 2012:
Norm says his inspiration has always been the "anonymous craftsmen" of years gone by - and that's why he doesn't sign his work.
Norm Makes A Visit To Crown Point Cabinetry
Posted by David on January 17, 2012:
Back in 2008 when This Old House was renovating the Weston House, Norm went to Crown Point Cabinetry, who was building the Cabinetry for the project. Click here to read the article and view some pictures.
Win A Jet Filtration System
Posted by David on January 16, 2012:
This month prize for Start Woodworking.com sweepstakes is a Jet AFS-1000B, 1000 CFM Air Filtration System, 3-Speed, with Remote Control. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
Norm Abram's Best Tricks Of The Trade II
Posted by David on January 15, 2012:
In every TOH Magazine issue Norm Abram dishes out advice to readers in his "Tricks of the Trade" column. So once again they put together his best advice and called it, "Norm Abram's Best Tricks of the Trade II"...
Norm Talks The Future
Posted by David on January 13, 2012:
I was doing my usual research on Norm, The New Yankee Workshop and This Old House when I came upon this article again. It's from 2009 when Norm was at Sturbridge Village...

Ask This Old House - Update
Posted by David on January 13, 2012:
I just got the complete info for this weeks episode #1015 for Ask This Old House...
Norm's Tricks Of The Trade
Posted by David on January 13, 2012:
Norm's tricks of the trade comes from the October 2010 issue of This Old House magazine, issue #142...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on January 12, 2012:
Tonight, 01/12/12 & Saturday, 01/14/12 on PBS will be episode #3115 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1015...
Barrington House
Posted by David on January 12, 2012:
Up next for This Old House will be in Rhode Island in a coastal town called Barrington. To learn more about this project, click here to watch a video narrated by Norm and Kevin.
This Old House Is Green
Posted by David on January 11, 2012:
This is part two of a two part series of discussions with Roger Cook and Kevin O’Connor from This Old House. Part two focuses on green landscaping techniques from Landscape Contractor, Roger Cook...

This Old House Honey-Do eCard
Posted by David on January 10, 2012:
Give your wife, husband or who ever a coupon for one home improvement project. Click here to make one.
Just In Case You Might Want To Know Or David's Tidbit Corner
Posted by David on January 9, 2012:
Norm wasn't the only famous person to come out of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, class of 1971-72...
Ask This Old House - Episode #1014
Posted by David on January 7, 2012:
Here's is the info on this week's episode of Ask This Old House, episode #1014. Sorry for the delay but it was just made available today (01/07/12)...
Have Some Fun
Posted by David on January 6, 2012:
The inspector game challenges you to spot code and safety violations, missing structural elements, and anything else they decide to delete or add to a real photo or diagram from Fine Homebuilding magazine. Click here to play.
Efficient Lighting Lessons From TOH TV
Posted by David on January 5, 2012:
At the TOH TV project house in Bedford, experts helped the homeowners navigate new bulb and fixture options. What they learned can help you, too...

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on January 5, 2012:
Tonight, 01/05/12 & Saturday, 01/07/12 on PBS will be episode #3114 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1014...
Norm Stresses the New at the NYW
Posted by David on January 4, 2012:
This article is from a series of articles from John Dodge of Design News from a few years back. I find it interesting to go back and have another look at old articles...
The 2012 This Old House Reader Remodel Contest
Posted by David on January 3, 2012:
Enter your remodel for a chance to win a new GMC truck! Five runners-up will win cash, and all our favorites will be featured in July's 100% Reader-Created Issue. For info and how to enter, click here. Good Luck!


Happy New Year
Posted by David on January 1, 2012:
From all of us, David, Philip and Norm, we wish you all a Happy New Year!


Tom Silva Will Be At The 2012 International Builders Show in Orlando, FL
Posted by David on December 30, 2011:
Tom Silva will be at the Azek building products booth, #W3601 on Thursday, 02/09/12 from 11:00am to Noon...
Stanley Holiday Gift Sweepstakes
Posted by David on December 29, 2011:
Enter to win a Stanley sweetheart prize package worth over $795! For all the info and how to enter, click here. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on December 29, 2011:
Tonight, 12/29/11 & Saturday, 12/31/11 on PBS will be episode #3113 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1013...
Mullet Cabinet Joins This Old House To Restore Revolutionary War Era Home
Posted by David on December 27, 2011:
And you thought we were done posting articles on the Bedford House project; well guess what, here is one more...
This Old House In Rhode Island- Renovation Destination
Posted by David on December 26, 2011:
Now that the Bedford House is complete and the TV episodes are winding down, all the attention is now on the Barrington House...

Merry Christmas
Posted by David on December 24, 2011:
We wish you all a Merry Christmas from David and Philip.
For What It's Worth
Posted by David on December 23, 2011:
I found this at The New Yankee Workshop web site in the "Frequently Asked Questions" section. It was the the second to last one posted in the misc category. It had no date, so I don't know when it was posted...

This Old House Heads To Barrington, RI On Jan. 28
Posted by David on December 22, 2011:
A beachfront house in Barrington, RI, is the next renovation project on the Emmy-winning PBS home repair program This Old House.
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on December 22, 2011:
Tonight, 12/22/11 & Saturday, 12/24/11 on PBS will be episode #3112 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1012...
Win A Festool Kapex Sliding Compound Miter Saw And Ct 26 Dust Extractor
Posted by David on December 21, 2011:
Popular Woodworking is giving away to one lucky person a Festool Kapex Sliding Compound Miter Saw and CT 26 Dust Extractor, plus a Workshop Cleaning Set. For all the info and how to enter, click here. Good Luck!
"Like" Your Fingers. Win A SawStop
Posted by David on December 20, 2011:
Want to win a brand new SawStop Professional Cabinet Saw, then go to SawStop Facebook page and click on "Like" to enter. Good Luck!
Filming In Barrington Today
Posted by David on December 19, 2011:
The camera is rolling today, (12/19/11) at the This Old House project house in Barrington. Norm is part of the action in this one. Click here to watch.
Norm Abram's Big Break and Continuing Wood Working Education
Posted by David on December 19, 2011:
I was going through some of my stuff last night when I came upon an old article from Design News, written by John Dodge. It was about Norm and The New Yankee Workshop of course. See if you enjoy it as much as I did...
This Old House Magazine On Your Tablet
Posted by David on December 19, 2011:
You can now get This Old House magazine on youe tablet, for all the info, click here.
Now This Is A Wreath!
Posted by David on December 19, 2011:
I found this picture of the ultimate woodworkers Christmas Wreath on This Old House Facebook page...
Holiday Traditions: Kevin O’Connor
Posted by David on December 17, 2011:
PBS is celebrating the holidays by sharing some of the favorite traditions, memories and recipes that make all of our holidays so very important and special...
This Old House Is Green
Posted by David on December 16, 2011:
This is part one of a two part series of discussions with Roger Cook and Kevin O’Connor from This Old House. Part one focuses on the host of This Old House- Kevin O’Connor...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on December 15, 2011:
Tonight, 12/15/11 & Saturday, 12/17/11 on PBS will be episode #3111 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1011...
Hubbardton Forge Is featured On This Old House
Posted by David on December 15, 2011:
Kevin O’Connor, was at the Vermont lighting factory Tuesday to film a segment for the Barrington House project...
Ask This Old House
Posted by David on December 14, 2011:
In the new issue of This Old House Magazine, (January/February 2012, #155) in the Ask This Old House section, Norm was asked this question...
Home And Garden Tips From The Guys Of This Old House
Posted by David on December 13, 2011:
USA Weekend joins with experts from This Old House to offer a bounty of tips to help every do-it-yourselfer...
"Kuhnsday" Wear Flannel Day
Posted by David on December 11, 2011:
You may be asking, what the H@#* is "Kuhnsday"? Will, it was an ideal created by a very cool woodshop teacher in California, for Tuesdays, he has his students, the further Norms of the world to wear flannel to honor Norm on those days...
Volunteers Help With This Old House's Project Near Barrington Beach
Posted by David on December 9, 2011:
A small group of URI Master Gardeners offered their expertise recently at a local home that's being featured on the popular television show, This Old House...
This Old House 2011 Gingerbread House Contest
Posted by David on December 9, 2011:
This Old House wants you to show them your best confectionery handiwork for a chance to win a $500 gift card. To view all the info and how to enter, click here. Good Luck!
The 2012 Reader Remodel Contest From This Old House
Posted by David on December 9, 2011:
Enter your remodel NOW for a chance to win a new GMC truck! Five runners-up will win cash, and all our favorites will be featured in July's 100% Reader-Created Issue. For all the info and how to enter, click here. Good Luck!


Ultimate Router Workstation Sweepstakes
Posted by David on December 8, 2011:
Enter to win a Bench Dog ProMaxRT router workstation from Rockler worth $899.00. To enter and for the Rules and Regulations, click here. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on December 8, 2011:
Tonight, 12/08/11 & Saturday, 12/10/11 on PBS will be episode #3110 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1010...
I know Why There Was Another Reason I Liked This Old House
Posted by David on December 7, 2011:
Politics and home improvement, who new they went together...
I'm Touching Norm Abram
Posted by David on December 6, 2011:
OK, I don't have anything good for today, so I thought this picture would be fun...
Silva Happy To Be Man Of Old House
Posted by David on December 5, 2011:
Here is an article I posted a few years ago, I thought you might like to read it again...
Steve Thomas Now Lives In Santa Fe?
Posted by David on December 2, 2011:
Former host of popular PBS series still fixing up homes — including his own partial adobe...
Workshop Makeover Giveaway
Posted by David on December 2, 2011:
Its back, Popular Woodworking is giving away a woodshop to one lucky person worth over $6,000. For all the info and how to enter, click here. Good Luck!
DeWalt 625 Router Sweepstakes
Posted by David on December 1, 2011:
Craftsman Gallery is giving away to a single winner a DeWalt 625 router, total value about $300! For more info and to enter, click here. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on December 1, 2011:
Tonight, 12/01/11 & Saturday, 12/03/11 on PBS will be episode #3109 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1009...
More On Norm's Luncheon At Old Sturbridge Village
Posted by David on November 30, 2011:
As I promised, here's more info and pictures on Norm's and Bruce Irvings luncheon to promote Bruces new book, "New England Icons...
Father Knows Best
Posted by David on November 29, 2011:
This is a very cool article, well, for me that is. I love articles about the TOH guys and there families, and this one is about Tom Silva and his Daughter Kate...
Just Incase You Might Want To Know Or David's Tidbit Corner
Posted by David on November 29, 2011:
Elevate™ EXT Kitchen Faucet Named to This Old House’s “100 Best New Home Products of 2011” List...

This Green House
Posted by David on November 28, 2011:
Kevin O'Connor goes back to his alma mater to see how the University is building a green residence...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on November 24, 2011:
Tonight, 11/24/11 & Saturday, 11/26/11 on PBS will be episode #3108 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1008...
Happy Thanksgiving
Posted by David on November 23, 2011:

Lunch With Norm And Bruce Irving At Old Sturbridge Village
Posted by David on November 23, 2011:
The luncheon and book signing with Norm and Bruce Irving at Old Sturbridge Village was sold out and a blast for all who attended...
This Old House Wraps Bedford Project
Posted by David on November 22, 2011:
This is a short article I found on the web about the Bedford House Wrap party. It doesn't say much, but has a great picture...
There Filming In Barrington Today
Posted by David on November 22, 2011:
The camera is rolling today (11/22/11) at the Barrington House. On their Facebook page it said, "Taping scenes this morning on installing shingles with a jig and router, and later we're installing a master tub deck"! Webcam
Woodworking Holiday Wish List Sweepstakes
Posted by David on November 21, 2011:
Fine Woodworking and Woodcraft are giving away over $2,300 in tools and gift cards, and one lucky person will win over $2,000 in hand tools. Click here to enter and for more info. Good Luck!
Win A Day On The Set Of This Old House
Posted by David on November 18, 2011:
Don't forget to enter every day for a trip for two to the set of This Old House. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
'Ask This Old House' Films Episode in Greater Annapolis
Posted by David on November 18, 2011:
The episode deals with what has been a popular topic throughout Anne Arundel County—installing a backup generator for your home...
There Filming In Barrington Today
Posted by David on November 18, 2011:
The camera is rolling today, 11/18/11 at the Barrington House for This Old House. Click here for the Webcam...
Win Minwax Sample Kits
Posted by David on November 17, 2011:
Enter startwoodworking.com sweepstakes for a chance to win one of three sample kits of 24 half-pints cans of Minwax products. For more info and to enter, click here. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on November 17, 2011:
Tonight, 11/17/11 & Saturday, 11/19/11 on PBS will be episode #3107 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1007...
Just A Heads Up
Posted by David on November 13, 2011:
I'm having surgery on my hand Monday, my right hand at that, so I will not be posting articles for a few days I hope. Talk to you all soon.
The Owl
Posted by David on November 12, 2011:
Have you been watching the Barrington House webcam? If you have, have you seen the Owl? It seems to be in there everyday. Today, 11/12/11 its on a ladder on the first floor. Click here for the webcam.
Saving Old Windows As Seen On This Old House
Posted by David on November 11, 2011:
This weeks episode on This Old House, episode #3106 has Norm making a visit to restoration specialist Alison Hardy at her shop in Peabody, Massachusetts...
Win A Festool Track Saw
Posted by David on November 11, 2011:
Festool is giving away a Track Saw and Guide Rail System to one lucky person. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on November 10, 2011:
Tonight, 11/10/11 & Saturday, 11/12/11 on PBS will be episode #3106 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1006...
Wrap Party
Posted by David on November 9, 2011:
I posted that the rap party was to be on Friday, 11/11/11, but I think it was last Friday, 11/04/11. It was a mix-up in communication. Sorry
Kids Matters
Posted by David on November 8, 2011:
Kevin O'Connor was ask a few question from WGBH "Kids Media Matters" about, well, Kids...
Wrap Party At Bedford
Posted by David on November 8, 2011:
This Friday, 11/11/11 This Old House Bedford project house will have its rap party. Make sure to watch the webcam to catch it all.
Save This Old House
Posted by David on November 8, 2011:
In each issue of This Old House magazine you will find on the last page an section called, "savethisoldhouse". It's one of the most popular sections in the magazine. Here's more on this month house...
Ask Norm: Reusing Old Wood Floors
Posted by David on November 7, 2011:
Here is a question for Norm from is book, As Norm, a This Old House book...
Win A Powermatic 15 HH Planer
Posted by David on November 5, 2011:
Powermatic November contest is an ONYX Series 15HH Planer. It has an Digital Readout. Also you get an 27x42 workshop fatigue mat. Total value is $3,219.99 To enter, click here. Good Luck!
Norm's Tricks Of The Trade
Posted by David on November 4, 2011:
This is from the November/December issue of This Old House magazine...
The New Yankee Workshop Online
Posted by David on November 4, 2011:
I just sent another email to try to find out what's happing with the web site. My best guess is they have stopped showing the videos all together. They haven't even updated the site in months. Will post my reply if I get one.
Just Incase You Might Want To Know Or David's Tidbit Corner
Posted by David on November 3, 2011:
Syndicated home improvement show The Money Pit has once again renewed its partnership deal with long-running PBS series This Old House...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight "Updated"
Posted by David on November 3, 2011:
Tonight, 11/03/11 & Saturday, 11/05/11 on PBS will be episode #3105 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1005...
Win A Trip To The Set Of This Old House
Posted by David on November 1, 2011:
This Old House and Lumber Liquidators is giving away a trip for two to the set of This Old House...
More Pictures Of The Los Angeles House
Posted by David on November 1, 2011:
Here are some pictures of the This Old House LA project house that you may or may not seen yet, have a look...
This Old House Pumpkin Carving Contest
Posted by David on October 29, 2011:
We saw Norm last year, now it's Tom Silva's turn. Can you say, WOW...
New Yankee Online
Posted by David on October 28, 2011:
Sorry to say, I don't have any updates on why there hasn't been a new episode in two weeks on the New Yankee Workshop web site...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on October 27, 2011:
Tonight, 10/27/11 & Saturday, 10/29/11 on PBS will be episode #3104 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1004...
This Old House Films At UF Hurricane Simulator
Posted by David on October 27, 2011:
A television crew visited Gainesville on Wednesday to make sure "This Old House" doesn't blow down...

Lunch With Norm Is Getting Close
Posted by David on October 26, 2011:
Lunch with Norm and Bruce Irving is only 10 days away. Still time to go, but you must act fast. Will post pictures and info of the event shortly after.
Rikon Bandsaw Sweepstakes
Posted by David on October 26, 2011:
There are still a few days left to enter the Rikon Bandsaw Giveaway...
Powermatic Monthly Tool Sweepstakes
Posted by David on October 25, 2011:
For October you can win the ONYX Series PM1300TX-CK Dust Collector plus 25 collection bags worth $934.99. To enter, click here. Good Luck!

There Filming In Bedford Today
Posted by David on October 24, 2011:
This Old House is in Bedford today (10/24/11) filming a segment for later this year. Today, they're apply a rustic finish on the asphalt driveway! To watch, click here for the webcam.

Norm Heads To Concord For A Visit To Hammersmith Studios.
Posted by David on October 23, 2011:
Masters of different crafts converged on Friday, during another taping of the PBS show This Old House...

More On Norms Visit To Stephen Staples Workshop In Plainville
Posted by David on October 22, 2011:
Staples Cabinet owner Stephen Staples stood in his expansive Plainville workshop, showing This Old House host Norm Abram how to restore a piece of antique wood...

This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Saturday
Posted by David on October 21, 2011:
Saturday, 10/15/11 on PBS will be episode #3103 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1003...
Dream Shop Challenge
Posted by David on October 20, 2011:
Here's a very cool contest from Fine Woodworking. You create your dream woodshop and enter it to win a $500 prize. They give you everything you to construct your shop. Click here to start.
This Old House Is Looking For There Next Project House
Posted by David on October 19, 2011:
This Old House is looking for a historic home in the Greater Boston area to feature on PBS next fall...

Ask Norm: Porch Floor Repair
Posted by David on October 18, 2011:
Here's a question for Norm from This Old House Magazine and Web Site. A veiwer wants help with his porch...
Norm Make A Visit To Staples Cabinet Makers
Posted by David on October 17, 2011:
Norm came to Plainville Friday to document Steve Staples and the way he turns colonial-era wood into furniture...

Wood Magazine October Sweepstakes
Posted by David on October 14, 2011:
Win a finishers kit from TheFinishingStore.com worth over $500. To enter, click here. Good Luck!
New Yankee's At Work: Nest Of Drawers
Posted by David on October 14, 2011:
Each week The New Yankee Workshop is going to feature a new project from one of you, their own New Yankee craftsmen...
The New Yankee Workshop On Line: Nest Of Drawers
Posted by David on October 14, 2011:
The week of 10/14/11 to 10/20/11, The New Yankee Workshop will show episode #812, the Nest of Drawers on their web site. Click here to watch...
This Old House And Ask This Old House Are On Tonight
Posted by David on October 13, 2011:
Tonight, 10/13/11 & Saturday, 10/15/11 on PBS will be episode #3102 of the Bedford House on This Old House and on Ask This Old House will be episode #1002...
Contest From Micro Fence
Posted by David on October 12, 2011:
This contest is for their Plunge Base + Edge-Guide Package OR the Plunge Base + Circle Jig Package. Both have a value of $599.95! Click here to enter. Good Luck!

Ask Norm: Clear Finish For Paneling
Posted by David on October 12, 2011:
Here's another question for Norm from This Old House web site...
They're Filming In Bedford Today
Posted by David on October 12, 2011:
This Old House is filming in Bedford today (10/12/11) and it looks like Norm is part of it. Click here for the Webcam.
Win The American Dream Shop
Posted by David on October 11, 2011:
One Grand Prize consists of a tool prize package, plus a trip for Winner and a guest to watch a taping of The American Woodshop with Scott Phillips. Total retail prize value: Approx. $14,000.00. Click here to enter. Good Luck!
This Old House Microsoft Tag Campaign Results In 234,000 Scans
Posted by David on October 11, 2011:
This Old House magazine used mobile bar codes to increase the number of entries for its "The Great This Old House" sweepstakes, resulting in 234,000 scans...

The Bedford House
Posted by David on October 10, 2011:
Here's one of many articles to come on the Bedford project house, this one is about the owners, Rebecca and Joe Titlow...