How to fix a broken barstool
Wood glue alone might not cut it.
 
How to remove a rust stain on a shower floor
(The Washington Post, June 24, 2015; 8:00 AM)
 
How to repair or replace a 1960s Siesta chair
(The Washington Post, June 17, 2015; 8:00 AM)
 
How to replace Chippendale drawer pulls
(The Washington Post, June 10, 2015; 8:00 AM)
 
How to get rid of a ring on a coffee table
(The Washington Post, June 3, 2015; 8:00 AM)
 
How to clean an antique basket
(The Washington Post, May 27, 2015; 8:00 AM)
 
How to fix a shoddy masonry repair
(The Washington Post, May 19, 2015; 1:54 PM)
 
How to restyle upholstered furniture
(The Washington Post, May 13, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to restore old radiators
(The Washington Post, May 6, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to repair bathroom wainscoting
(The Washington Post, April 29, 2015; 1:00 PM)
 
How to replace the seats on Italian kitchen chairs
(The Washington Post, April 22, 2015; 8:00 AM)
 
How to replace the glass in a framed mirror
(The Washington Post, April 15, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to repair or replace scarred Formica
(The Washington Post, April 8, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to restore antique opera glasses
(The Washington Post, April 1, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to glue a chair back together
(The Washington Post, March 25, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to remove a ceiling medallion
(The Washington Post, March 18, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to protect a dark hardwood floor — or at least hide the damage
(The Washington Post, March 11, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to repair cracked molding seams
(The Washington Post, March 4, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to repair burned fireplace tiles
(The Washington Post, February 25, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to renew a pair of down pillows
(The Washington Post, February 18, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to pick the right kind of paint for a bathroom
(The Washington Post, February 11, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to fix the stain on a paneled door
(The Washington Post, February 4, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to get old windows restored
(The Washington Post, January 28, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to repair veneer on a mid-century Kofod-Larsen chair
(The Washington Post, January 20, 2015; 12:00 PM)
 
How to fix an old German radio
(The Washington Post, January 14, 2015; 2:00 PM)
 
How to clean a muddy rug
(The Washington Post, January 7, 2015; 8:00 AM)
 
How to reattach the backs on Grandma’s chrome chairs
(The Washington Post, December 31, 2014; 7:00 AM)
 
How to restore and clean slate
(The Washington Post, December 17, 2014; 7:00 AM)
 
How to restore a brass kickplate
(The Washington Post, December 10, 2014; 1:00 PM)
 
How to make a tricky staircase safe for children
(The Washington Post, December 2, 2014; 9:00 AM)
 
How to repair broken stained glass
(The Washington Post, November 25, 2014; 12:00 PM)
 
How to make drawers open and close smoothly
(The Washington Post, November 19, 2014; 12:30 PM)
 
How to repair stained brass leaf
(The Washington Post, November 13, 2014; 5:00 AM)
 
How to paint wooden blinds
(The Washington Post, November 5, 2014; 1:22 PM)
 
How to repair cracked concrete steps
(The Washington Post, October 30, 2014; 12:00 AM)
 
How to restore Fireslate countertops
(The Washington Post, October 22, 2014; 11:00 AM)
 
How to find reeded glass
(The Washington Post, October 15, 2014; 12:24 PM)
 
How to repair a wooden market umbrella
(The Washington Post, October 8, 2014; 1:47 PM)
 
How to give a concrete floor a cost-effective update
(The Washington Post, October 1, 2014; 2:19 PM)
 
How to replace a broken door latch
(The Washington Post, September 24, 2014; 12:26 PM)
 
How to replace a discontinued cabinet door
(The Washington Post, September 17, 2014; 1:28 PM)
 
How to repair cylinder music boxes
(The Washington Post, September 10, 2014; 1:51 PM)
 
How to repair a vintage TV and record player
(The Washington Post, September 3, 2014; 3:17 PM)
 
How to replace curved glass on an old china cabinet
(The Washington Post, August 27, 2014; 12:31 PM)
 
How to replace enamel on a cast-iron sink
(The Washington Post, August 20, 2014; 10:57 AM)
 
The right flooring for a coastal getaway
(The Washington Post, August 13, 2014; 12:01 PM)
 
How to align kitchen cabinet doors
(The Washington Post, August 6, 2014; 11:22 AM)
 
How to restore a mid-century storage cabinet
(The Washington Post, July 30, 2014; 11:00 AM)
 
How to replace an Ikea clock’s movement
(The Washington Post, July 23, 2014; 10:50 AM)
 
How to repair a vintage sewing machine
(The Washington Post, July 16, 2014; 1:55 PM)