I have seen many fence-post replacement techniques in the Tips column but never a solution to the challenge that I'm often confronted with: replacing a broken fence post when the…
Studying the houses that survived the 1993 Laguna Beach fire storm yields lessons in building to withstand the heat
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A demonstration house in Canada shows new approaches to energy-efficient, environmentally sensitive construction.
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Craftsmen build a coastal house to withstand hurricane winds, meticulous architects, and exacting clients.
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Simple joinery, #2 pine and stock sash make inexpensive custom windows.
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