June 21, 2018
Cutting housewrap and underlayment with scissors, faster and safer than with a knife.
May 31, 2018
This anchor won't hold a ship but it will hold viewers' attention.
May 23, 2018
An eye-catching cedar shingle design may look complicated, but it's easy.
May 18, 2018
Screen crimp, stapled around a rainscreen matrix, is easy to install and necessary to keep insects out.
April 23, 2018
Code? What code? Well the IRC is pretty straight-forward: Prescriptive code measures + Manufacturers' Installation Instructions.
March 23, 2018
Fiber cement repair, rough inspection, net-zero homes, badly designed roofs, repairing rot with epoxy, crawlspaces, and drywall returns.
January 10, 2018
Addressing the skills gap with a race-to-the-bottom trend in making "easy-install" products.
December 4, 2017
Polyurethane crossheads, corbels, columns, and other millwork items made by Fypon offer a custom look.
October 13, 2017
Crown molding, eye safety, clapboard siding, and "the nerdery never stops"!
September 12, 2017
Energy Nerd: More builders are adding a layer of rigid foam insulation on the outside of homes. The idea makes sense, done correctly.
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