This economical house design features factory-built rooms that surround a post-and-beam core.
In an open letter to his clients, a builder prepares them for the inevitable squeaks and cracks.
Manufactured kitchens run the gamut on price, materials and craftsmanship.
With a little custom metalwork and an extra cabinet door, you can make your refrigerator look like a million bucks (or at least a $5,000 Sub-Zero).
A donated sink and cast-off roofing slates meet up with a refurbished tub.
Drying the foundation and sealing air leaks make houses durable and healthy.
Faced with spaces that weren't close to square, this carpenter judiciously applied trim and careful scribing to hide the worst of it.
Whether aluminum, copper, steel or plastic, gutters need good design and proper installation to put roof runoff where it belongs.
Code now requires a four-slot receptacle to provide both 120 volts and 240 volts.
A steep roof gives the exterior an angular, dramatic shape; traditional materials keep the house grounded
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