Developed by Canadian manufacturer LiteZone, this spacer system for windows achieves R-values up to R-17.
This stronger, bench-built alternative to drywall returns gives windows a modern look with more rigidity and water resistance than gypsum wall board.
A number of cost-saving measures results in a well-organized farmhouse and separate guest dwelling built on a tight budget.
When water is leaking in around newly installed windows, chances are that there are some missing or improper flashing details that need to be corrected.
Hannoband creates a tight air-seal around windows, eliminating the need for spray foam or liquid sealant.
A cost-effective, alternative installation for a house with exterior insulation.
"Dudley boxes" are robust window bucks that ease window installation, flashing, and integration with insulation in walls sheathed with exterior rigid foam.
A collection of Fine Homebuilding's best articles about window choices, window installation methods, window trim, and more.
A DIY extension handle works well for window cranks that can't be operated from the ground.
Learn what details and conditions to look for in an existing home to see if an insert replacement window makes more sense than removing and replacing the entire original window.
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