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
Fine Homebuilding design editor Kiley Jacques joins the podcast this week to talk about the bathroom-design challenge she tasked three architects with for an upcoming magazine article.
The Fine Homebuilding editors swap stories about some of their own spring projects before–among other things–debating the pros and cons of affordable alternatives to fine home-building products.
Making cutouts for electrical boxes is quick and easy with this compact power tool.
The Fine Homebuilding editors offer advice about framing new stairs for a deck, choosing the right level for a whole-house construction project, and figuring out how to upgrade an old HVAC system for efficiency and comfort.
This practical built-in allows you to quickly convert your home office into a bedroom.
Use these tips and tricks to match new floor heights to old and get everything square.
Learn how to install liquid-applied flashing to thoroughly seal a rough opening while also leaving a path for water to escape when it does get in.
Get the specifications you need to install stairs, porches, decks, and more to ensure that a home provides safe, code-compliant means of egress.
Improvised and improved stapler for securing wiring
Modified tool removes thinset and makes for better tile joints.
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