Copyright (c) 2014 FineHomebuilding.com en-us Fine Homebuilding - All featured posts Fine Homebuilding - All featured posts http://www.finehomebuilding.com/ Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:09:42 -0500 Fine Homebuilding - All featured posts Fine Homebuilding - All featured posts http://www.finehomebuilding.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.finehomebuilding.com/ <![CDATA[Build a High-Performance Door]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38512/build-a-high-performance-door http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38512/build-a-high-performance-door Build a High-Performance Door Posted by patrick_mccombe
Download the SketchUp model to help you build your own high-performance hardwood door. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Holiday Gift Guide - Best ideas for Knives, Flashlights, & Man Gifts ]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 01:56:13 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38531/holiday-gift-guide-best-ideas-for-knives-flashlights-man-gifts http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38531/holiday-gift-guide-best-ideas-for-knives-flashlights-man-gifts Holiday Gift Guide - Best ideas for Knives, Flashlights, & Man Gifts  Posted by Matt Risinger
What do you want for the Holiday's this year? He's a list of my top gift ideas for Builders. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Debris Shield for Drywall Dust]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:58:51 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38519/debris-shield-for-drywall-dust http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38519/debris-shield-for-drywall-dust Debris Shield for Drywall Dust Posted by Kevini
If you need to drill holes in a drywall ceiling, you could just go ahead and do it, let the dust fall where it does, and then clean it up later, but there’s a better way. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Importance of a Porch]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38514/the-importance-of-a-porch http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38514/the-importance-of-a-porch The Importance of a Porch Posted by KenGutmaker
A porch provides a gathering place for the whole family ]]>
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<![CDATA[Woodland Valley]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:26:38 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38505/woodland-valley http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38505/woodland-valley Woodland Valley Posted by IntegrityRemodel
The window display provides a dramatic detail within an otherwise restrained design. ]]>
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<![CDATA[A Fresh Warning from Home Depot]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:19:08 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38470/a-fresh-warning-from-home-depot http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38470/a-fresh-warning-from-home-depot A Fresh Warning from Home Depot Posted by ScottG
The retailer issues a new warning connected with the massive electronic breach earlier this year: Beware of phishing. ]]>
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<![CDATA[APA Redesigns Website]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:52:45 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38468/apa-redesigns-website http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38468/apa-redesigns-website APA Redesigns Website Posted by ScottG
The redesigned site offers easier access to an extensive library on building materials and the design/build process. ]]>
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<![CDATA[A Seaside Writer's Cottage]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:30:00 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38459/a-seaside-writers-cottage http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38459/a-seaside-writers-cottage A Seaside Writer's Cottage Posted by BrianVandenBrink51
A ​fine​ place to write a blog, the next great American Novel or simply to sit and ponder the ocean just outside the window. Perfect.... ]]>
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<![CDATA[A Traditional Cape with a Contemporary Twist]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 20:22:04 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38462/a-traditional-cape-with-a-contemporary-twist http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38462/a-traditional-cape-with-a-contemporary-twist A Traditional Cape with a Contemporary Twist Posted by Susan_Teare
This was a photo I took on one of the last fleeting days of fall in Vermont. The light, the house and the day were just beautiful. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Whitetail Model Home]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:50:20 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38433/whitetail-model-home http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38433/whitetail-model-home Whitetail Model Home Posted by IntegrityRemodel
The Integrity Wood-Ultrex products featured provide a durable product that is great for the ever-changing climate of Wisconsin, keeping the home well lit and insulated. ]]>
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<![CDATA[A Passivhaus School Takes Shape in Maine]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 11:46:19 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38429/a-passivhaus-school-takes-shape-in-maine http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38429/a-passivhaus-school-takes-shape-in-maine A Passivhaus School Takes Shape in Maine Posted by ScottG
The new Friends School of Portland in Maine will become one of a handful of Passivhaus school buildings in the country when it's completed next June ]]>
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<![CDATA[Small Galley Kitchen Renovation]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:41:50 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38420/small-galley-kitchen-renovation http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38420/small-galley-kitchen-renovation Small Galley Kitchen Renovation Posted by Susan_Teare
Just one shot of this kitchen tells the whole story ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Remove Stripped Screws]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:45:00 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38371/how-to-remove-stripped-screws http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38371/how-to-remove-stripped-screws How to Remove Stripped Screws Posted by Kevini
If the head of your stainless-steel deck screw strips out before you get it all the way driven, you could back it out with a pair of Vise-Grips, but there’s a better way. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Skilsaw SPT67WM]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:39:40 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38424/skilsaw-spt67wm http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38424/skilsaw-spt67wm Skilsaw SPT67WM Posted by Gvlremodeler
Skilsaw, the maker of the legendary 77 and Mag 77 worm-drive saws has a new sidewinder. Yes, a sidewinder. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Evening Jewel with City View]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:12:50 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38418/evening-jewel-with-city-view http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38418/evening-jewel-with-city-view Evening Jewel with City View Posted by KenGutmaker
The dramatic San Francisco view is captured by this elegant design ]]>
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<![CDATA[Report Grades States on Renewable-Energy Policy]]> Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:23:34 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38413/report-grades-states-on-renewable-energy-policy http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38413/report-grades-states-on-renewable-energy-policy Report Grades States on Renewable-Energy Policy Posted by ScottG
The annual survey finds states have generally made it easier for consumers to generate their own electricity. But some states still get failing grades. ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38413/report-grades-states-on-renewable-energy-policy
<![CDATA[Closed For The Winter​]]> Fri, 14 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38369/closed-for-the-winter http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38369/closed-for-the-winter Closed For The Winter​ Posted by BrianVandenBrink51
Ahh, summer is over, and winter is almost here. We've buttoned up our vacation homes and summer cottages and are preparing for winter's onslaught. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Don't Let it Get Too Hot]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 17:45:43 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38378/dont-let-it-get-too-hot http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38378/dont-let-it-get-too-hot Don't Let it Get Too Hot Posted by Lincoln_Barbour
How to photograph the perfect fireplace ]]>
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<![CDATA[Self-Taught MBA: Failing Forward ]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 10:55:00 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38364/self-taught-mba-failing-forward http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38364/self-taught-mba-failing-forward Self-Taught MBA: Failing Forward Posted by FPR
The confidence to start or expand a business comes from the hope for success, but if you’re smart, a thorough knowledge of the anatomy of failure is indispensable. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Smart Meters Not a Health Threat, Study Finds]]> Wed, 12 Nov 2014 12:46:19 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38360/smart-meters-not-a-health-threat-study-finds http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38360/smart-meters-not-a-health-threat-study-finds Smart Meters Not a Health Threat, Study Finds Posted by ScottG
In Arizona, the Department of Health Services says its review shows smart meters aren't likely to make people ill ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38360/smart-meters-not-a-health-threat-study-finds