September 20, 2017
The trick is to adapt your rafter cuts so the header can be raised up.
September 19, 2017
Gussets and 2x4s make a deep-sloped ceiling for a thick layer of insulation.
September 12, 2017
Repair a boot flashing without doing a full replacement
Repair a boot flashing with Perma-Boot
September 7, 2017
Growing a living roof is a bad thing for asphalt shingles.
August 25, 2017
Building with insulating concrete forms, preventing rot on low-slope roofing, and mad props for your humble show-notes compiler.
August 23, 2017
Oriented for solar and packed with 20 inches of insulation, the ProHOME roof is the topper on this high-performance production home.
August 7, 2017
The ProHOME includes a clever approach to creating 20-in.-deep rafter bays for extra dense-pack cellulose insulation.
August 2, 2017
Dense-packed rafter bays need rigid vents.
July 28, 2017
Also, copper wiring vs. aluminum -- and new basement supports in a 280-year-old farmhouse.
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