November 1, 1982
An ancient building method made easier by new technology
On a flat lot, footings can be oriented with precision using batter boards, string and a water level
September 1, 1982
This direct approach involves full-size layouts and stringing rafter lines
A primer on production cutting and raising a hip and gable roof
July 1, 1982
Anticipate the flow of water to keep it outside your house, where it belongs
A masonry inglenook becomes the warm center of an architect's new house
May 1, 1982
Tools and tips for maneuvering big beams
An easy way to lay out elliptical coves
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