Mastered in a Minute: A honing guide and sandpaper adhered to MDF provide effective, no-frills sharpening
Add a distinctive detail to your next kitchen with a curved-hood fan cover
Overdriving nails is faster and cleaner than a cat's paw.
Reroofing is the perfect time to lift the hood and make short work of an otherwise awkward venting job
Line up the mitered corners of the trim in out-of-square corners
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November 20, 2018
A little cleaning can help tankless water heaters perform like new
November 16, 2018
When a listener asks what measures he should take to keep cellulose from falling through his exhaust fan when insulating and air-sealing his attic, the Fine Homebuilding editors wonder if he should get rid of the fan altogether.
November 14, 2018
In this video, professional paperhanger John Clift demonstrates how to make tight, back-to-back cuts at wallpaper joints.
Paperhanger John Clift shows how to align, cut, and fold wallpaper for a clean fit where it meets windows and doors.
A simple formed-metal strip fastened under asphalt roof shingles diverts rainwater sideways towards a gutter to keep the area below a little drier.
November 13, 2018
A simple patch piece of flashing tape seals window flanges for piece of mind.
November 12, 2018
A site-built EPDM extension tube provides extra control at the business end of a concrete pump truck pipe.
Made from scrap materials, a shingle cutter can save time when you have to cut lots of starter kits along rake edges.
November 9, 2018
I’m stripping and reroofing asphalt shingles that were installed over Huber Zip System sheathing. Can I install the new roof directly over the sheathing, or do I have to do…
A homeowner wonders why local contractors say he needs to skim coat the entire wall, instead of just taping and sanding the joints, to get his wall smooth.
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