When carpenters use consistent and efficient methods for framing a house, it makes the entire build go much more smoothly.
Master these roof-installation details to keep asphalt shingles on and rain out of your house.
This systematic approach to cutting and assembling window casing ensures better joints and a faster installation.
Making a wiggly line with your router is the key to keeping a piece of drywall from slipping before it's fully cut.
Mastered in a Minute: A honing guide and sandpaper adhered to MDF provide effective, no-frills sharpening
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March 15, 2019
Damage from a fallen tree gives us an opportunity to see how well the wind-resistant eave-edge assembly is bonded together.
Today's building pros are more willing to swap stories about their crafts than their predecessors were. Is that good or bad for business?
March 13, 2019
Flat-pack cabinets and parts provide a lot of style options.
March 11, 2019
This simple trick for collecting tablesaw discharge dust is a cheap fix for a messy problem, and it makes job-site cleanup a quick and easy task.
March 8, 2019
The Fine Homebuilding editors discuss questions about running a remodeling business, maintaining access to buried plumbing, dealing with leaky soffits, and more.
March 6, 2019
The key to an even finish is to start with a coat of polyurethane to seal the surface.
March 1, 2019
This week the editors attempt to answer several unique questions including "What's the best sealer for end cuts on decking?" and "Is there a reliable way to flash a masonry chimney to a standing-seam roof?"
February 27, 2019
A DIY tape handle simplifies swapping blown bulbs.
This typically commercial building material makes for a modern, unconventional architectural detail.
Flip sticky tape for easier paint masking.
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