November 1, 1996
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.
Q: I always get confused with the cost information provided for homes featured in magazines. For example, in your 1995 Houses issue, the “Sunspace House” on p. 68 and the “Simple,…
March 1, 1996
Keeping water moving out and down is the key to effective sidewall flashing.
A modern kitchen draws inspiration from materials and methods popular at the beginning of the century.
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