May 1, 1997
Q: We recently built a two-story Victorian house in northern Ohio. The contractor ran the hose from exhaust fans in the upstairs bathroom into the soffit cavity where he had installed…
January 1, 1997
Hidden fasteners and integral lighting streamline a contemporary, Craftsman-style deck.
Meticulous layout and milling yield new doors to match the original windows of a 19th-century Greek revival
November 1, 1996
An updated and code-compliant interpretation of the classic Greene and Greene Gamble House staircase.
September 1, 1996
Any log builder will tell you that keeping logs from rolling around as they are worked is a top priority. Most of the builders that I know use "log dogs,"…
On a shingle-style house, aluminum soffit vents just won't do.
July 1, 1996
A timber-framed, screened-in porch with an awning roof keeps out insects but comes down easily to let in winter sun.
May 1, 1996
Woven corners are a good-looking and low-maintenance alternative to corner boards.
March 1, 1996
A modern kitchen draws inspiration from materials and methods popular at the beginning of the century.
January 1, 1996
A Victorian duplex is gutted and rebuilt for a single family.
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