Protecting A House During Construction
A scratched door, a chipped tub, or a broken window can sour a project in a heartbeat
A fastidious contractor details his methods for preventing damage to a house while it's being worked on. He uses everything from moving blankets and cardboard to pantyhose (it keeps dust out of the furnace ducts). A sidebar offers some tips on cleaning products in case your protective measures fail.
From Fine Homebuilding161
, pp. 92-96
March 1, 2004