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 »

Hello there! Just looking to see if anyone had some historical context for our 1930s home! house3.PNG It is from the 1930s in New England, and I THINK…
Hello we are purchasing this home. It was built in 1905, and I would like to know if anyone can tell me what architectural style it is? The siding needs…
Hi Guys, I am looking at wires and all electrics in my house and I don't want to wake up in fire one day :shock: I was wondering if anybody installed…