Design and Planning on Fine Homebuilding
Whitten Architects turns a centuries-old waterfront chandlery into a quintessential New England respite.
Watch Brian Pontolilo's Expert Session webinar about the building envelope details that make homes durable, comfortable, and energy efficient.
A look at the qualities that separate masterfully designed homes from those that are mediocre.
Reconfiguring an oddball bathroom vastly improves the functionality of a hardworking kitchen
These tasks are perfect for when you've got some free time but aren't ready to start a big construction job.
Consider scale, cost, and lifestyle when deciding the the size of a deck or porch.
You'll need to draw a side-on view and specific details to show the deck parts that can't be seen on the plan view.
Outline your deck and its key components in this bird's-eye view.
Sketch details to help you plan and problem-solve your deck plans before you build.
A scaled plan should detail all the existing conditions.
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