October 12, 2017
Put down that sledgehammer. A careful, methodical approach gets better results.
Before you take the first swing, protect the rest of the house.
Organizing the mess protects the home and its occupants, and saves time and money
The goal is to remove the wall in big pieces, not smash it to bits.
September 22, 2017
Sheathing, wet OSB, and how you never get to do your own work when you are managing staff on site.
September 12, 2017
For a clean look, skip the casing and install a low-profile stool.
September 8, 2017
A drywall ceiling, rim joists, gazebo ceilings, and roofing underlayment.
July 11, 2017
Can pressure-treated lumber used for interior framing outgas toxins into the home through the drywall?
July 10, 2017
Repair badly cracked plaster ceilings by covering them with a layer of 1⁄2-in. drywall.
Energy Nerd: What really matters is the R-value of the whole wall, not just that of the insulation.
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