Inexpensive screen panels combined with cable railings create a clever assembly.
A master waller shares how to dry-lay stone walls that hold their ground for centuries.
Elegant, site-built, rot-resistant railings don’t have to break the bank.
A professional landscape designer offers advice for every phase of the process, from grading to lighting.
Meet the new class of miter saws ... from big to little, we tested them all.
Three projects by a Santa Fe architect demonstrate how well this performance standard and the Southwest style work together.
Manufactured deck railings are fast to assemble and look great.
Website, podcast, demo house, and #KeepCraftAlive — and more to come.
Get the look of reinforced timber frame construction with Simpson.
This new insulation product is eco-friendly.
Framing system looks to eliminate hurricane ties.
This new ceramic abrasive really is mind-blowing in its speed and durability.
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Special materials, simple tools, step by step.
A remodel can create an inviting, usable living space under the deck.
“The stones in a wall are trying their hardest to get to the center of the earth … it’s a waller’s job to defy that.”
This wall, incorporating 250 tons of stone, features colorful stone mosaics, a 4-ton granite boulder, and large columns of basalt that were formed from rapidly cooling lava flows.
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