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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Hello, All my hobby farming projects next to my old house. I give a rustic look to my chicken coop too. Ideas ---> My all-season chicken coops http://www.usa-gardening.com/guide/how-to-build-chicken-coop/how-to-build-chicken-coop.jpg
Hello friends, I built this cold storage room in the basement of my country house. Useful for canning storage and food preservation. Steps ---> How…
Hello, For a country look, I installed this split rail fence in front of my yard. I got many pics ... Steps ---> How to set a split rail fence http://www.usa-gardening.com/guide/build-a-split-rail-fence/split-rail-fences-path.jpg