January 1, 1997
The best ones are sturdy, lightweight and compact.
Like the great camps that inspired it, this house endures harsh winters while maintaining a character all its own.
November 1, 1996
Over the years, we've used just about anything we can find on our job sites to write notes on. We've written "to do" lists, gofer lists and crew instructions on…
Like most builders, I've had to spread out the working drawings for a project on the ground, over a sawdust-covered subfloor or across the hood of the truck. I finally…
Modern fixtures and sleek tile meet rustic duckboards in a bath with a walkout shower.
An updated and code-compliant interpretation of the classic Greene and Greene Gamble House staircase.
September 1, 1996
On a shingle-style house, aluminum soffit vents just won't do.
Q: I’m a full-time carpenter studying to become an architect. I love the rich look of groin vaults, and I’m hoping to incorporate one in my next project. Unfortunately, I’ve been…
July 1, 1996
A selection of new and traditional designs for sawhorses that are easy to build, strong and lightweight.
A guide to support systems, shelving designs and materials
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