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Justin Fink visits Palermo, Maine, to help a veteran
designer and woodworker build classic bookcases on site
Justin Fink visits Palermo, Maine, to help a veteran designer and woodworker build classic bookcases on site
Among the details incorporated are sturdy outfeed support, compatibility with jigs, hold-downs, drawers, a power strip, and stops.
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We caught up with VELUX at the 2015 International Builders' Show to learn more about their line of roof windows. Roof windows have been popular in Europe for decades, but are just now entering the...
We stopped by DRIcore's booth at the 2015 International Builders' Show to learn more about their Smartwall system for finishing basement. Their product is the all-in-one, quick-to-install wall panel.
Justin Fink travels to Wellesley, Mass., to watch a production crew frame and skin a house using Zip System sheathing and compatible seam tape.
Builder Gary Striegler shows off his favorite new secret-door hinges. The hardware can support a full-size bookcase, and it can be set for inswing or outswing to work with any project you can dream up.
This detail from Green Building Advisor was the basis of our front wall design..
This is a 2D image of a sketchup model we used to mock up the front window in the Project House garage shop.
- temorary attachment of wood strips to concrete block
- Fiberglass Siding , Apex Ultrex or others?
- Liquid waterproof membrane (redguard, etc) on bathroom floor before tiling?
- XPS Subfloor Plywood required?
- Need Type 27 Depressed Center Diamond Wheel to Cut Ceramic Tile
- Leveling a bathroom floor for tile and tub
- What do you think?
- my house plan