The Fine Homebuilding editors offer advice about framing new stairs for a deck, choosing the right level for a whole-house construction project, and figuring out how to upgrade an old HVAC system for efficiency and comfort.
Find out what type of flashing you can install between new concrete steps and existing siding or sheathing to prevent rot and other water damage.
The structure of this picture window echoes the shape of a child’s drawing of a house. Clearing the furniture (literally) and shooting the space symmetrically further abstracts and flattens the…
Disappearing act: The careful design of this house encourages visitors to escape into a stunning vista as the house itself "vanishes."
The handrail fabricator has a particular viewpoint, as it turns out!
Matt Risinger, Bob Howell, Luke Thomas Gaffney, and Josh Turner design and fabricate architectural metalwork at Risinger & Co., a custom home-building outfit in Austin.
Double-ended lags fasten balusters to treads.
An inside look at cutting and screwing railings before baluster installation.
This home was built from a Better Homes and Garden plan in 1962
This pathway starts on level ground and then becomes an elevated walk through beautiful lush plantings.
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