March 6, 2016
You can make a tool for removing caulk and wood filler in beaded trim or wallboard using a worn-out oscillating-multitool or hacksaw blade. Trace the profile of the beadboard or…
November 25, 2015
Joint design and prep may matter even more than choosing the right product
July 9, 2014
Interior vs. exterior
Your tip on a caulk station (FHB #244) got me thinking about the ways I work with caulk. For short-term storage—up to two weeks—I clean the tip of the open…
October 10, 2013
Impregnating, Topical, and Enhancing
July 11, 2013
Q: I was taught that it was bad practice to apply a bead of sealant around the base of a toilet where it meets the bathroom floor because any seepage under…
July 8, 2013
This Huber seam- and penetration-sealing liquid flashing is used for sealing difficult joints, penetrations, and openings
November 20, 2012
DAP's low-odor VOC-compliant MicroBan-enhanced products feature a 10-year warranty and are waterproof in 30 minutes.
July 12, 2012
Stopping air leaks is the single most important part of making a house more energy efficient
April 3, 2012
This collection of videos and articles has all the information you need to paint your house right, inside and out
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