February 3, 2017
The "Energy Nerd" sparks a discussion on global warming, living off the grid, and SIPs.
January 23, 2017
Traditional cut rafters are still the go-to approach to roof framing in some areas.
January 20, 2017
Brian, Rob, and Justin respond to reader mail about overdriven nails, roofing in high winds, and protecting floors during remodels.
January 10, 2017
What's old is new again.
January 6, 2017
Brian, Rob, and Justin are amazed at builder Mike Guertin’s clever trick for tackling the cheek wall of a cross gable.
December 28, 2016
The next time you are not happy with the results that you achieve on a job, educate yourself on the how and the why.
December 14, 2016
Before the ice-dam protection membrane is applied, we seal the roof sheathing to the fascia.
December 12, 2016
Leaving the sheathing and shingles off one section of roof provides access to apply finishes and paint an awkward spot.
December 7, 2016
Tricky framing transitions, I-joists for rafters, and top-down shingling offer a look at some unconventional but effective techniques.
Cor-A-Vent's siding vents, continuous strip vents, and ridge vents combine to ensure good rain-screen ventilation.
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