August 31, 2016
The homeowners are from the city, and this getaway home in the country is driving distance away. When they purchased the house, a few changes were in order. An addition was…
July 29, 2016
Experienced masons can cut a brick quickly and accurately with just a masons hammer. But for us amateurs, there’s a better way. Will Foster of Aberdeen, Wash., came up with…
July 22, 2016
In this episode, host and managing editor Justin Fink talks with editor-in-chief Rob Yagid and design editor Brian Pontolilo about outdoor showers, efflorescence, attic insulation, and window replacement. Resources and…
July 10, 2016
A General Overview
April 11, 2016
Fireplaces and televisions have long had a place in our homes. One provides warmth and comfort, and the other provides entertainment; both of them bring families together. In recent years,…
November 11, 2015
An industry veteran explains how to get the right gas fireplace for your home
January 7, 2015
When Charles Orr of Hutker Architects met with his clients to discuss the design for their new home, on their wish list were fireplaces for the living room, the porch,…
November 14, 2014
Seb shows you how to scribe and attach the parts to the wall around the fireplace to create the finished mantel.
Learn how to join the mantel shelf to the frieze and add the trim before moving to the jobsite.
Seb Eggerts creates the parts of the fireplace surround that have crisp, seamless miters and are prepared for a easier installation process.
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