May 25, 2018
Pre-stain conditioner, tape measures, drywall, lally columns, passive houses, and stairs.
April 27, 2018
Primers, sealers, paints, sprayers, and rollers; soapstone and concrete countertops; greenwashing and the true costs of net-zero homes; and woodworking and rocking chairs.
February 16, 2018
Lumber, trim, deck ledger flashing, wood rot, wood putty, dogs, and bacteria in the plumbing.
January 8, 2018
For great results with wipe-on polyurethane, you have to go beyond the instructions on the back of the can.
January 5, 2018
If you could recreate your house from scratch, what trim material would you use?
December 12, 2017
It is not always easy to optimize small spaces into usable living areas.
December 8, 2017
Buying a house, ventilation, carpeting, paint, remodeling, built-ins, garages, humidity, attics, basements, and windows.
December 1, 2017
Bed molding versus crown molding, busted gate valves, cornices, ceiling paint, and when to jump into a project when your skills are not quite up to par.
November 27, 2017
Avoid using an oil or latex paint; try a vapor-permeable mineral-based paint.
September 15, 2017
Textured interior finishes, electrical panels, landscape lighting, flooding, PVC disposal, and heat-pump water heater issues.
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