Wood, resin, magnesium, and aluminum versions of this essential masonry tool all have their pros and cons.
Learn how to install granite pavers to add style and strength to any driveway. This illustrated tutorial covers every step, from creating a solid base to finishing the mortar joints.
This week's podcast starts off with Matt's insights into residential construction methods in the many places he's lived around the world while writing for the newspaper Stars and Stripes.
When a listener asks what measures he should take to keep cellulose from falling through his exhaust fan when insulating and air-sealing his attic, the Fine Homebuilding editors wonder if he should get rid of the fan altogether.
A site-built EPDM extension tube provides extra control at the business end of a concrete pump truck pipe.
Use a hammer and brick set to split bricks to size
Snap steel tracks on top of insulated concrete forms to protect the interlocking keys and stiffen the walls while pouring concrete.
Ask the experts: Your questions—pro answers
A distinctive, elevated foundation combines a metal pan deck and a traditionally formed and poured basement.
How can we form a monolithic slab with stem walls?
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