November 1, 2002
Author and custom builder Mike Guertin explains how to calculate the quantity of shingles you'll need for you next roofing job in this excerpt from his book Roofing with Asphalt. Shingles
June 1, 2002
Our country is mired in a swamp of poorly designed, increasingly huge new houses, and there is a growing debate in the architecture community over what to do about it.…
November 1, 2001
I’d like to leave the corporate rat race behind and build houses. Am I crazy?
September 1, 2001
Whether you're buying, selling or building, here are a few clues to some of the things that can go wrong in a house over time
July 1, 2000
10 strategies to help properly manage time and money to make the business end of building easier.
Or, how quality has taken a toll at the hands of quantity
May 1, 2000
OSHA and NAHB team up to identify the key safety issues for residential builders
July 1, 1999
An architect describes his way of making a realistic estimate about the cost of a home, no matter how big
July 1, 1998
How one family got the house they wanted for less than $100,000
March 1, 1998
Shouldn't the largest investment most people ever make come with a big, thick instruction book?
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