January 17, 2008
I had a bunch of pipe plugs to install, and after cranking home the first few, I started wondering what tool I could use other than a wrench to run…
Furniture-grade details dress up a steel-frame fence
The popularity of this durable, low-maintenance siding has bred a variety of tools to simplify and speed installation
Removable two-part counterflashing allows access to roof flashings without digging in to the wall
This concept home shows how smart design, advanced building practices, and modern technologies improve livability and energy performance
Cutting through the slab is grunt work of the highest order, but a relatively easy way to get an extra bath.
Six small boxes joined behind a simple face frame exploit a shallow space
A veteran trim carpenter shares his strategies for improving productivity, precision, and security
Durable finish materials hide strong framing connections in a graceful design that overlooks the ocean
Choosing molding that looks good and finishes well takes more thought than it used to
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