Copyright (c) 2014 en-us Fine Homebuilding - "Stairs" tag posts Fine Homebuilding - "Stairs" tag posts Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:30:15 -0500 Fine Homebuilding - "Stairs" tag posts Fine Homebuilding - "Stairs" tag posts <![CDATA[The dining room with the floating Stairs]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 08:00:00 -0500 The dining room with the floating Stairs Posted by KenGutmaker
This modern home in San Francisco is light filled and dynamic. ]]>
<![CDATA[Lake Home Remodel]]> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 11:12:45 -0500 Lake Home Remodel Posted by IntegrityRemodel
Simplicity was key in this remodel project with a design that allows the homeowners to enjoy great panoramic views of the lake. ]]>
<![CDATA[Kent Street Residence]]> Mon, 04 Aug 2014 12:14:18 -0500 Kent Street Residence Posted by IntegrityRemodel
This classic contemporary home uses Integrity Wood-Ultrex® products for the durability of the fiberglass while creating the modern, classic vision the architect was looking for. ]]>
<![CDATA[Contemporary Craftsmen]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:39:36 -0500 Contemporary Craftsmen Posted by IntegrityRemodel
This new home is built to the highest standards of quality and features vaulted ceilings with an open floor plan. ]]>
<![CDATA[Bragg Hill Residence]]> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 10:19:33 -0500 Bragg Hill Residence Posted by IntegrityRemodel
Beginning with a goal of creating direct connection to the site, Bragg Hill was designed to celebrate the landscape, while seamlessly incorporating sustainability. ]]>
<![CDATA[steps and planter boxes]]> Sat, 24 May 2014 16:42:56 -0500 steps and planter boxes Posted by snips_hfx
Putting in a new set of steps at the front and driveway side of our home, we incorprated a set of stepped flower boxes to the front steps and a set of boxes filled with beach rocks and LED lights on... ]]>
<![CDATA[New England Home]]> Mon, 19 May 2014 11:12:09 -0500 New England Home Posted by IntegrityRemodel
An elegant two-story shingle style home, nestled up on the ledge in the woods. ]]>
<![CDATA[DIY Deck Railings Upgrade]]> Sat, 22 Feb 2014 13:15:58 -0500 DIY Deck Railings Upgrade Posted by joerussellrdi
      I'm a professional contractor for Railing Dynamics, Inc. Today, I'd love to share my recent installation to help homeowners who want to pursue DIY (Do-it-yourself) railing installations... ]]>
<![CDATA[Safe Stairway to Above-Garage Storage]]> Sun, 02 Feb 2014 13:33:21 -0500 Safe Stairway to Above-Garage Storage Posted by LFFisher
After living in several homes with less-than-friendly attic storage stairways, I decided to make access easier by enlarging opening to accomodate full-sized door and wide enough stairway with a safe... ]]>
<![CDATA[Mesquite Hardwood Floor Install - Tips & tricks from a wood geek]]> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 15:12:04 -0500 Mesquite Hardwood Floor Install - Tips & tricks from a wood geek Posted by Matt Risinger
This Mesquite Hardwood floor is stunning and this video will show you the start-to-finish process. I've included some tips from a geeky Custom Builder that you won't find anywhere else. ]]>
<![CDATA[Make Stress-Relief Cuts for Stronger Stair Stringers]]> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 14:10:22 -0500 Make Stress-Relief Cuts for Stronger Stair Stringers Posted by grateful.ed
 If you're cutting stair stringers out of two-by stock, you could make both of your saw cuts right to the intersection and hope you don't over cut and weaken the stringer, but there's a better way.   ]]>
<![CDATA[Hidden Door House ]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 15:29:49 -0500 Hidden Door House Posted by Matt Risinger
I love hidden doors and this house has 4 really cool ones. This is a 1930's whole house remodel my company did with Austin Architect Hugh Jefferson Randolph. ]]>
<![CDATA[Blalack's Bamboo Custom Fences ]]> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 01:59:45 -0500 Blalack's Bamboo Custom Fences Posted by jeffroofs
Black 1" bamboo with 1x deck boards at my home in Galveston, TX ]]>
<![CDATA[Restored 1790 Carriage House in Water Mill, NY]]> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 15:45:10 -0500 Restored 1790 Carriage House in Water Mill, NY Posted by DShomes
This restoration of a 1790 Carriage House maintained the integrity of the original home, keeping the original structure and beams. Additions in the new three story home were added along with state of... ]]>
<![CDATA[A recent complete remodel along Lake Michigan ]]> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 21:08:56 -0500 A recent complete remodel along Lake Michigan Posted by Mikebelz
This project involved a complete gutting of the interior and a reshaping of the exterior. We opened up the first floor by moving the stairs and defining the rooms with the ceiling details. We added a... ]]>
<![CDATA[Stair-side Bookcases]]> Sat, 09 Mar 2013 13:18:21 -0500 Stair-side Bookcases Posted by Olitch
Stairs are great for coming and going, but these stair-side bookcases turn under-used stairwell walls into a library. It's a great place to linger and browse. ]]>
<![CDATA[Deck Stair Layout 101]]> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 01:05:22 -0500 Deck Stair Layout 101 Posted by TheTimberTailor
Deck stair layout is simple, right? Probably right, unless it's the first time you've tackled the task. With numerous "stair calculators" available, figuring rise and run dimensions is easy. Applying those dimensions is another matter. Watch this tutorial to see how to layout a basic set of deck stairs. ]]>
<![CDATA[Balcony / Library Ladder that can be stored in a horizontal position.]]> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 12:47:55 -0500 Balcony / Library Ladder that can be stored in a horizontal position. Posted by CabinetmakerJerry
This is what I call a "balcony ladder". It is similar to the library ladders of old.    The hinge is made from 2" brass rail parts. The steps are held in place with 1/4" solid brass rod that is... ]]>
<![CDATA[Hidden Doors, Secret Rooms, and the Hardware that makes it possible! ]]> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 12:49:24 -0500 Hidden Doors, Secret Rooms, and the Hardware that makes it possible!  Posted by Matt Risinger
Everyone loves a house with hidden door or secret rooms, but these are tricky details to pull off successfully. Here are a few of my recent projects with hidden doors and my favorite hardware to accomplish these works of craftsmanship. ]]>
<![CDATA[Is Your Future Sketchy?]]> Mon, 31 Dec 2012 16:25:02 -0500 Is Your Future Sketchy? Posted by TheTimberTailor
A New Year's resolution to learn how to use SketchUp for tackling project plans and design might be just the motivation needed to make your future a little less sketchy. ]]>