July 31, 2017
Hanging a floor system off balloon-framed walls isn't too different from platform framing.
July 24, 2017
This framing method helps create a more energy-efficient thermal envelope and air barrier.
July 13, 2017
Check out this quick video review of two new hammers from the founder of Stiletto.
July 11, 2017
The magazine of this trouble-free time saver holds two racks of nails, for less time spent reloading.
June 26, 2017
The smaller heating and cooling system has lower purchase and operating costs and requires fewer solar panels.
June 15, 2017
How his father's family influenced a contractor's career.
March 28, 2017
In balloon-framed walls, the studs are continuous from the mudsill all the way to the top plates on the uppermost floor where the rafters rest.
January 23, 2017
Traditional cut rafters are still the go-to approach to roof framing in some areas.
How much weight would this storage area hold?
January 20, 2017
If an architect designs a plan using advanced-framing methods, can a traditional builder follow those plans and build it correctly?
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