Removing the mansard roof and exposing the original structure beneath brought new life to this waterfront home.
When the floor has to look perfect, but existing conditions are anything but, a dry-pack mortar bed can save the job.
For building sites with tricky soil conditions, mat slabs provide an effective solution.
See how one couple renovated this 1830s log cabin on the Canadian frontier to create a modern rustic home.
Making solderless copper connections has never been easier.
This Post-War Eichler got a major facelift to make it more aesthetically appealing and energy efficient.
Laura Medicus Interiors brings elegance to a historic working kitchen.
What’s the right book for learning home maintenance? How to properly insulate a garage ceiling? How can you improve the comfort of a big house with a one-zone heating and air-conditioning system? Is it okay to vent a dryer into a garage?
A discovery during demolition changed the original plan to use conventional wood framing for this whole-house renovation.
"Dudley boxes" are robust window bucks that ease window installation, flashing, and integration with insulation in walls sheathed with exterior rigid foam.
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