September 9, 2009
We asked to see your complex roof jobs and you responded with some pretty jaw-dropping examples. Find out who took the top spots in our latest gallery challenge.
September 8, 2009
If you have an electric water heater, you can disconnect the heating elements because you won’t need them. And if your water heater is gas-fired, you can shut off the…
Learn how this builder converts curbside trash into quirky gems.
September 3, 2009
We have a winner! See who's taking home a Milwaukee compound miter saw.
September 2, 2009
These long overdue tablesaw safety devices are finally becoming an industry standard.
September 1, 2009
Looking for an energy-efficient, durable, green alternative to standard siding? The answer may be the next tree over.
Festool manufactures power tools that often sell for twice the cost of competitive tools. But are these premium-priced tools worth the premium price?
August 27, 2009
So I was talking to Tucker Windover, a carpenter who writes for this magazine, and he said that every new house should have a sticker on the front door, just…
In search of the best way to tear off stubborn old shingles? The market for wacky, ingenius, and quirky tear-off tools is a crowded one.
Heard of TimberSil? Wondered how it's different than ordinary pressure treated lumber? Mike Guertin tried it out on a 900 sf deck last year and reports on what it is,…
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