The Fine Homebuilding editors swap stories about some of their own spring projects before–among other things–debating the pros and cons of affordable alternatives to fine home-building products.
The pitfalls of old house wiring, rotting retaining walls, and poorly installed shingle siding
Contrasting steel and concrete set up a dynamic and visually compelling space.
A roaring fire and outdoor lighting in the trees create a magical setting for gathering all year around.
This home was built from a Better Homes and Garden plan in 1962
Clean lines and bold edges are common threads throughout this eye-catching collection of modern garden containers.
Dry the soil next to the foundation to prevent or slow further erosion.
This pathway starts on level ground and then becomes an elevated walk through beautiful lush plantings.
A professional landscape designer offers advice for every phase of the process, from grading to lighting.
These homes were inspired by "shotgun houses" that were first built in New Orleans around 1850.
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