Welding is easier than ever before thanks to wire feed units. Learning the welding process is something that can be done relatively quickly to a moderate standard, however it's still not easy per se...
Architects love board formed concrete, but it's a tricky process and requires a careful craftsman to ensure it looks good. See this video and pictures of a house I'm building where we used Board Formed Concrete for foundation and house walls extensively.
TheTimberTailor, contributor | January 18th, 20127 comments
With the challenges of setbacks, easements, drainage planning, and other code compliance issues, it's important to get the location for a structure properly on the lot. Google's free 3-D modeling software has some features that make drawing a plot plan a snap.