If the brick or block is laid in a running-bond pattern, it forms a corbelled arch that can often hold itself up with minimal bracing during construction.
A compact new build takes cues from boat design to create a long-term, low-maintenance home.
Learn how to install European-style windows that sit within the rough opening and require a face-sealed approach to water and air management.
The need for special indoor conditions affects the shape and layout of a new build.
This jig is perfect for holding window sashes when painting, planing, or other works needs to be done.
A detailed look at the new low-carbon edition of the grassroots building standard.
Masking the garage in this historic-district-adjacent home meant creating a traditional entryway centered on the garage windows rather than the front door.
This Pennsylvana farmhouse-style home uses sliding-shade screens to allow in daylight without too much heat.
This essential reading list by carpenter and historic-preservation expert Brent Hull covers history, how-to, design, and more.
Developed by Canadian manufacturer LiteZone, this spacer system for windows achieves R-values up to R-17.
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