September 29, 2016
Use bevels, drip kerfs, and good planning to keep water from pooling on deck rails.
August 17, 2016
install subflooring efficiently and accurately.
August 1, 2016
Installing a window plumb and level is best accomplished with two people. Start with a high-quality sealant, and then set and center the window. Next, level and plumb the window,…
June 21, 2016
The first and arguably most important step in flashing a window or exterior door is to waterproof the rough sill. In this video, a piece of clapboard is used to…
June 1, 2016
Installing upper cabinets begins with attaching a level cleat to the wall to support the bottoms of the cabinets while setting them. Other tricks include removing the doors before lifting…
March 2, 2016
Get the base right and the rest is easy
Mixing concrete with a hoe in a wheelbarrow is simple and fast
Tamp down the aggregate in the mix to make a surface that’s easy to finish
March 1, 2016
For fast, good looking trim, screw the pieces together into a frame, and place that in one shot.
February 29, 2016
Fastening a deck ledger with structural screws is fast and easy
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