June 25, 2008
Built of plywood and MDF, these beams go up quickly, resist movement, take paint well, and even level a wavy ceiling
November 6, 2007
Reframing exploits unused attic space and helps to open up a cramped ranch house
A look at the lath walls and ceilings that make up James Madison's home
October 5, 2007
Leftover flooring strips on the ceiling can make for a warm, comfortable atmosphere in your bathroom
April 1, 2007
Quick Curve Plates
March 1, 2007
My wife and I would like to cover our ceiling with tongue-and-groove boards. Do you have any tips?
Bend 1x4s between the walls to get an expensive look without a lot of extra work
January 1, 2007
Q: Because my washing machine is on the second floor, it sits in a galvanized pan connected to a drain. But the other day, the discharge hose broke, spraying water onto…
December 11, 2006
John Carroll demonstrates a couple of cool jigs for laying out rafters and stairs.
November 1, 2006
My homemade drywall hanger, basically a frame that can be raised up with an automobile jack, takes a lot of the work out of putting drywall on a ceiling. The…
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