Matt Grocoff
Green renovation expert for Old House Web

Old house, new energy: ditch your utility company.

by Matt Grocoff
Utility companies work on a centralized model, and for one hundred years have relied on legal monopolies to ensure that they make a profit. They build giant, central, and unhealthy power plants designed to.  More »
William Kibbel III, The Home Inspector
William Kibbel III, The Home Inspector
Contributing editor for Old House Web

The little room upstairs

by William Kibbel III, The Home Inspector
Many homes from the late Victorian era have a small room upstairs. Find out the history behind these rooms.More »

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This rug looks so appealing it almost covers the entire room. Like this Linolium!
Hello, I'm considering having my windows replaced in my house (Texas, built 1979) and the windows seem to be a type I can't identify with a simple google…
There is nothing wrong with keeping the older cast iron drain pipes. They are actually superior to new plastic drain pipes and are much quieter when water…