previous
  • Basement Remodeling Tips
    Basement Remodeling Tips
  • 7 Smart Kitchen Solutions
    7 Smart Kitchen Solutions
  • Clever daily tip in your inbox
    Clever daily tip in your inbox
  • 7 Small Bathroom Layouts
    7 Small Bathroom Layouts
  • All about Roofing
    All about Roofing
  • Magazine Departments
    Magazine Departments
  • 9 Concrete Countertops Ideas
    9 Concrete Countertops Ideas
  • Deck Design & Construction
    Deck Design & Construction
  • Buyer's Guide to Insulation
    Buyer's Guide to Insulation
  • Video: Build a curved step
    Video: Build a curved step
  • Remodeling in Action
    Remodeling in Action
  • Shorten a Prehung Door
    Shorten a Prehung Door
  • 12 Remodeling Secrets
    12 Remodeling Secrets
  • Tips & Techniques for Painting
    Tips & Techniques for Painting
  • The Passive House Build
    The Passive House Build
  • The Hobbit House and More
    The Hobbit House and More
  • Electrical Articles & Videos
    Electrical Articles & Videos
  • Read FHB on Your iPad
    Read FHB on Your iPad
  • Master Carpenter Videos
    Master Carpenter Videos
  • Energy-Smart Details
    Energy-Smart Details
  • 7 Trim Carpentry Secrets
    7 Trim Carpentry Secrets
  • How to Install Housewrap Solo
    How to Install Housewrap Solo
  • Play the Inspector Game!
    Play the Inspector Game!
next

Site Work and Foundations

filter selection:

Site Work and FoundationsMeasuring and Marking Tools
Viewing 1 - 13 of 13 results
Sort by:
Using a Builder’s Level
Video: Using a Builder’s LevelOnline Membership Required

Find the high spots by comparing measurements taken at different points along the foundation

Squaring and Leveling Mudsills
Editors Pick
Squaring and Leveling MudsillsOnline Membership Required

If you assume the foundation is accurate, you may end up custom cutting each rafter and fussing with every miter in your trim

Tip: Iris at the corners

Giant-contour gauge
Tip: Giant-contour gauge

Tip: Chalk lines on wet concrete

Tip: Durable chalklines

Dryline spool
Tip: Dryline spool

Levels and TransitsOnline Membership Required

Shooting lines and grades involves nothing more than what meets the eye

Limeless lines
Tip: Limeless lines

Tip: Chalkbox conversion

Tip: Foundation line markers

Tip: Survey savvy

Viewing 1 - 13 of 13 results