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Bedroom Bathroom

Bedroom Bathroom

Second Floor Bedroom Bathroom Addition; Simultaneous Erection of Masonry Wet-side and Wooden Dry-side; PEX Plumbing; Radiant In-floor Heat Hydronic Wet-side, Electric Dry-side.

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From Framer to Editor

From Framer to Editor

The transition isn't always so smooth

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The no-swear approach to cutting crown molding

The no-swear approach to cutting crown molding

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I once had a “Do-It-Yourself” type of customer who was remodeling his kitchen and had refinished the floors, installed face-frame cabinets, and set a laminate countertop. But when it came...

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Can I justify the luxury of instant hot water?

Can I justify the luxury of instant hot water?

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Turns out that enjoying instant hot water in a drafty old house can save energy.

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Sizing up Ridgids new tile saw

Sizing up Ridgid's new tile saw

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A few weeks back I sent one of Ridgid’s brand new tile saws to our go-to tile author, Tom Meehan. Now, Tom has been in...

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Bath Fan Becomes Background Ventilator

Bath Fan Becomes Background Ventilator

The Airetrak full-function bath-controller offers multiple fan-control options including time delay, fan speed, and daily operation period; but where the Airetrak really shines is in providing background ventilation.

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Whats the Difference?: Water Filters

What's the Difference?: Water Filters

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View a survey of how they work and what they remove.

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Announcing our Before and After contest winners

Announcing our Before and After contest winners

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Fine Homebuilding editors are a finicky bunch, and opinionated too. So the task of narrowing down the nearly 150 entries from our “Before and After: What’s Old is New Again,” kitchen and bath contest to just five winners wasn’t easy.

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1925 Craftsman bath

1925 Craftsman bath

Our efficient (small) 1925 Craftsman home features just under 900 square feet on the main floor with another 200 square feet on the typical half second floor. As home to my wife, two children, two...

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1970s Bathroom Renovation (Product from Lowes / Work done by Me)

1970's Bathroom Renovation (Product from Lowes / Work done by Me)

This half-bath still had the original wild looking yellow wall paper the 1970’s before we launched our attack on this room.    We chose to buy all our products, materials and tools...

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1970s Master Bathroom Renovation (Product from Lowes / Work done by Me)

1970's Master Bathroom Renovation (Product from Lowes / Work done by Me)

This small master bathroom still had the original shower doors from the 1970’s!  Not only was this room ugly, but it was in desperate need of repair.  The original shower was cracked...

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1970s Bathroom Renovation (Product from Lowes / Work done by Me)

1970's Bathroom Renovation (Product from Lowes / Work done by Me)

This bathroom was straight from the 1970’s!  Not only was it ugly, but it was in desperate need of repair.  The original tub / shower was cracked, flaking apart and leaking.  The...

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Bad to Fab Bathroom in 3 days

Bad to Fab Bathroom in 3 days

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This was a bathroom from the '80's in my mother's house. She wanted to remodel it and update it in order to make her house more competitive when she goes to sell it. In this project, I gutted the...

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Bathroom Renovation

Bathroom Renovation

This is a conversion of 1970's his/her bathrooms plus two closets and a hallway into one modern bath and separate toilet room.  I am not a professional contractor (I am a Surgeon), but all the...

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Five Quick Showerhead Replacements

Five Quick Showerhead Replacements

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To change the look and feel of your shower, all you need are ChannelLock pliers, Teflon tape, and a new showerhead. Here are five showerhead options to consider in various styles and price points.

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Use a Suntube to Brighten a Windowless Bathroom

Use a Suntube to Brighten a Windowless Bathroom

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A tubular skylight can bring natural light into an interior bathroom.

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Sarasota Bathroom - From Blah to Spa

Sarasota Bathroom - From Blah to Spa

Revamping a dated bathroom.  The walls are painted in Soft Jazz by Benjamin Moore.  Vanity top and floors are Carrera marble.  The bath tiles are handmade, giving additional texture to...

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Yeah, a girl can do it

Yeah, a girl can do it

Janice Belknap, a 28 year old pharmacist in Portland, OR, knew where she wanted to live, the Southeast area of the city, but was having a difficult time finding the house with the features she wanted...

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From black hole to light filled space

From black hole to light filled space

When I purchased this 1960s ranch as a remodel project, the bathroom was a dark hole in the middle of the house. With its fixtures visible from the house's front door it was not a...

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Re-do Over-do

Re-do Over-do

The ensuite bathroom of our 1970s home was badly overdue for an updating. The shower had been renovated a few years previously, but it was time to do the rest. We looked at factory cabinets, but...

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