In this video, learn how woodworker Peter Polcyn creates timber-frame brackets out of reclaimed rough-sawn white oak.
In this Pro-Talk podcast Patrick talks to lead carpenter Dejah Leger of Irons Brothers Construction in Shoreline Washington.
Learn how to lay out, install, and tension cable for a deck staircase guardrail.
When following the code causes a disruption or a drip, it's helping to avoid bigger problems down the road.
Working safe on the job site can be as simple as avoiding risks, or as involved as installing a system of guardrails, ropes, and harnesses. Learn how to implement the options that match the requirements of your projects.
Rob, Matt, and Patrick hear from listeners about sawhorses and thermal bypasses before taking questions about a leaky flat-roof penetration, air-sealing board sheathing, and building woodworking shops
A bulb-style syringe battery filler is an inexpensive and effective way to clear dust and debris from holes in concrete and masonry.
A wooden chopstick makes a handy plug for a stripped-out screw hole.
A sawblade and locking pliers make an improvised tool for cutting drywall.
A paper-towel holder conveniently stores a variety of construction tapes.
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