Learn how the timber-frame artisans at Settlement Post & Beam lay out, cut, and install a custom hammer beam truss for a covered porch.
Browse this collection of articles and videos to find the details you need to create beautiful, comfortable, and durable porches.
21 articles and videos with everything you need to know about incorporating metal into an industry that has been historically dominated by wood-based building materials.
10 articles to help you plan and create aesthetically appealing living spaces outside of your house.
The Fine Homebuilding editors tackle questions about waterproofing an outdoor floor, designing comfortable spaces, and installing attractive interior trim that matches a simple ranch house.
The regular crew hears from listeners on T-studs and contractor education before taking questions on bulkhead doors, building outdoor stairs, and waterproofing a screen porch floor.
A well-designed courtyard connects the outdoors to the first floor, a big plus in a home with neighbors so close by.
23 articles and videos with the details you need to build sturdy and attractive landscape features out of brick, concrete, stone, and more.
Tall windows and a wide multipanel door are defining features.
11 articles to help you create an inviting outdoor space that complements your home.
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