May 16, 2016
Most windows on the market today look a lot alike. Vinyl flanges attached to sides of the jambs form the attachment point, and the jambs themselves protrude about an inch…
November 6, 2015
A new modified version of the first plastic membrane designed for creating a 1⁄4-in. ventilated airspace behind siding
September 16, 2015
My painting contracting business specializes in custom homes and restorations, and we finish a lot of siding and trim prior to installation. In order to dry large deliveries, we build…
April 1, 2015
Installing the fascias with PVC trim requires careful planning and execution
March 25, 2015
Learn how to install PVC trim on soffits
March 11, 2015
Insights into handling and installing PVC trim
March 4, 2015
Learn all about the benefits and challenges of installing exterior PVC trim
January 8, 2014
Associate editor, Patrick McCombe offers an easy to follow, step-by-step process to removing and re-establishing vinyl siding. For a small investment, you will experience the huge benefit of owning a…
Q: I am about to begin residing my 23-year-old house in central Massachusetts. The house sits in the middle of a field and gets lots of direct sun, which has wreaked…
October 28, 2013
Don't want to replace the whole clapboard? Here's a tip.
Subscribe to Fine Homebuilding magazine now and save up to 52%
© 2018 The Taunton Press, Inc. All rights reserved.
Become a member and get instant access to thousands of videos, how-tos, tool reviews, and design features.
Start your subscription today and save up to 52%