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A Simple Guideline to Drip Irrigation Installation

A Simple Guideline to Drip Irrigation Installation

  It is estimated that less than 21% of the earth's surface is filled with fresh water. These statistics show that water is becoming a more scarce resource as the days go by and hence the need to...

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Guide to Roof Construction and Inspection

Guide to Roof Construction and Inspection

  Roof repair or replacement is inevitable for any home owner. It is important to beware of the costs and challenges involved when it comes to repairing or replacing roofs. This post seeks to...

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Farm Sheds Done Well for Low Prices

Farm Sheds Done Well for Low Prices

While garages and sheds are fine and dandy, farm sheds and barns are much better suited to a busy farm life style. Building a farm shed can be much more cost effective than buying one. How to Build a...

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Keep Your Car Covered With a DIY Carport

Keep Your Car Covered With a DIY Carport

  When it comes to saving your vehicle from the harmful elements of nature, building a shelter for your car is the perfect answer. With a great set of carport diy plans, you can create a home for...

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Wood Floor Art: Firewood

Wood Floor Art: Firewood

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The "Firewood" floor was designed around a fireplace focus point.  The wood was cut, milled and dried from single trees of multiple species. The problem was to create something within the...

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An artist’s bedroom

An artist’s bedroom

Freeing up ideas about homebuilding can offer new solutions to old problems.

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The Joys of a Road Trip

The Joys of a Road Trip

An Airstream trailer is lovingly restored

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Necessity is the mother of invention.

Necessity is the mother of invention.

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This unique solution to a "historic" problem is quite a surprise.

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Coved Addition

Coved Addition

We were commissioned to remove a 1970's family room that had been poorly grafted onto a classic 1920's house and replace it with an architecturally appropriate addition. Coved ceilings and rich...

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Wood Floor Art: Blue Pine Spiral

Wood Floor Art: Blue Pine Spiral

The Blue Pine Swirl was inspired by the moon light that shines in this room every month. The pistol grip log was from the inital excavation of the home and was allowed to blue up before turning it...

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New porch for a Seattle Tudor revival

New porch for a Seattle Tudor revival

This porch had been sorely maintained, and poorly done up with rails while the original roof, though still in decent condition, was unfortunately too small.  We demolished the old roof and floor...

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mobile carpenters workshop

mobile carpenters workshop

they have a workshop slide show of this on woodmagazine.com. But its really meant for building and remodeling houses! Its small when its closed. everything locks up tight so I use it like a gang box...

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NAHB v. Lead Paint Test Rule, Chesapeake Bay TMDL

NAHB v. Lead Paint Test Rule, Chesapeake Bay TMDL

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The association wants a lead-paint test kit approved before the “dust-wipe” rule is enforced; it also joins a lawsuit to block implementation of Chesapeake Bay Total Maximum Daily Load regulations

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Hip to be Square: Pythagoras in the Digital Age

Hip to be Square: Pythagoras in the Digital Age

Considering all the whiz-bang capabilities SketchUp has to offer, it's easy to overlook how helpful it can be for basic tasks. This episode shows how to calculate accurate (extremely precise, actually) square-up dimensions for any type of layout work with the "Cliculator".

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Author Gets Last Laugh.

Author Gets Last Laugh.

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I'm not whining but I've been maligned

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