Matt, Patrick, and special guest former FHB editor Andy Engel take listener questions on how to become a good remodeling contractor, the strength of spray foam, and adding to an existing deck.
CertainTeed Sawmill Shingles
Choose the right WRB product and install it well, because if you're not keeping water out, nothing else matters.
The gang shares some listener feedback about workshops, painting brick, and cleaning products before answering questions about insulation, siding, and framing.
This type of modular masonry siding is easily fastened with screws or nails, and doesn't require any adhesives or mortar.
Simpson Strong Tie's new BVLZ ledger mounting system solves the problem of mounting deck ledgers over existing masonry veneer cladding.
These construction details can improve the durability of exterior walls by allowing rain and moist air to escape from behind your home's siding.
A mix of modern and traditional methods of joinery and assembly creates an engineered timber frame that goes up fast.
One listener wonders why he's not seeing much demand for experienced carpenters in his part of the country.
From rustic, reclaimed wood details to dramatic composite planks or panels, homeowners are gravitating to the open joint siding trend. This trend will only continue to grow as decking manufacturers…
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