November 1, 2000
There are lots of options for taking the chill off. Which one fits your house?
Sometimes you just have to tear it all back to bare studs and joists to get it right
November 1, 1999
Choosing lamps and fixtures that will give you the most natural-looking and energy-efficient lighting
A little planning along with a thoughtful selection of fittings and fixtures can make all the difference
October 1, 1999
A donated sink and cast-off roofing slates meet up with a refurbished tub
September 1, 1999
Q: In a conventional tiled shower stall, the loor of the shower is lined with a shower an or membrane. A raised threshold or jam keeps shower water from running into…
Sometimes we have to pack a lot of things into a small bathroom, and every square inch of space counts. Once in a while, the only way we can make…
July 1, 1999
Cementitious backerboard speeds up the job, but start with a subfloor that is firm and flat
September 1, 1998
An earthy alternative to the cold, austere look of marble, limestone is easy to work with and maintain
July 1, 1998
Setting a toilet single-handedly presents a tricky problem: If you don't accurately line up the closet bolts with the holes in the base of the toilet bowl, you can damage…
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