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  • Our Fixer Upper Moves On

    I know we are a bit late on the news but one of our favorite housebloggers, no longer has a house. After a three year run they’ve successfully sold their house…

  • New and Improved Categories

    We’ve recently narrowed our focus and expanded on our core content which is all about “roll-up your sleeves and do-it-yourself”!!! Keeping in the spirit of this we’ve expanded on our remodeling,…

  • Build a Houseblog

    We read a lot of houseblogs. We find them to be the most honest and informative sources of home improvement information online. If you’re unfamiliar with the term “houseblog” they’re basically…

  • Subscribe to Charles and Hudson

    We’ve got the button on the right side of every page but here’s a friendly reminder to subscribe to the RSS feed for Charles and Hudson. Our feed works in all…

  • Introducing Not Norm

    Charles and Hudson is pleased to announce a new project of ours called Not Norm. Although we aspire to be as skilled, polished, and good looking as the Do-It-Yourself experts on…

  • Creating an At-Home Gallery

    With a handful of stylish picture frames and a picture rail or wooden shelf, transform any wall of your home into a decorative gallery space. Room and Board offers several project…

  • Real Simple: Best Blogs

    We’re proud to be included among the Real Simple Best Blogs in their March 2008 issue. Congratulations to our friends who were also selected and are longtime favorites of ours, Apartment…

  • American Architectural Timeline

    This architectural timeline of American homes is one of the best examples we’ve seen of portraying house styles in context with each other. Each style is also sub-categorized into a larger…

  • This Old House Can’t Keep a Secret

    One of our favorite features from This Old House is their Secret Sources, an annual compilation of the best new sources they discovered this year. Highlights include, salvaged lumber, specialty hardware,…

  • Restoration Suppliers and Manfacturers

    The Old House Web has pulled together a one-stop shop where they list their recommended house restoration suppliers and manufacturers. They’ve covered every facet of a house restoration from Flooring, Walls…

  • Blueprint Magazine Closes (kinda)

    Martha Stewart has shuttered Blueprint magazine which was new on the scene and provided a fresh DIY/Design perspective to young adults. Blueprint joins House and Garden as another prominent shelter magazine…

  • Beat Tim from Tool Time

    The Home Improvement Handyman Challenge is a game we can get into. Test your hammer, nailgun, and jigsaw skills like you never have before. [via Toolmonger]…

  • A Compilation of Green Building Videos

    Jetson Green has built a Green Building video player that combines their favorite green videos from YouTube. You can watch all 17 in a row and let them know if you…

  • Top 10 Virtual Room Planning Tools

    Home design and decorating websites continue the race to build the ultimate virtual room designer. In choosing our top 10 we looked for ease of use, variety of design options, and…

  • Architectural Digest Holds Open Auditions

    Paige Rense, Editor-In-Chief of Architectural Digest, is seeking inspiration for feature stories. Architectural Digest will be holding open auditions in New York, Florida, California, and Texas for design professionals as well…

  • Hotels Like Homes

    Budget Travel finds hotels that come with all or more of the amenities that you’d have at home.…

  • Covet Thy Neighbors Remodel

    One of the better Houseblogs we’ve come across is the Constant Craftsman. They’ve got a great lesson of how you can learn from your neighbor but more specifically what you can…

  • This Old House is New Again

    Congratulations to the web team at This Old House (most notably, Betsy, Eric, Kristen, and Christopher) for their successful launch of the new and improved ThisOldHouse.com. It’s been almost two years…