With hollow-core doors, you can skip the shims and hang the jambs from the casing without sacrificing quality.
Before you build that eye-catching bay onto the side of a house, you have to get the floor framing right.
These safety devices aren't there for looks—they must be well anchored to help prevent bathroom injuries.
A Texas builder tackles affordable housing with recycled materials, job-site waste and minimum-wage crews.
Installing the flashing along with the bricks makes for a more secure and much better-looking job.
A little math and a shop-made router template give classical curves to plywood box columns.
A master electrician details some frequently found mistakes that could cost you your house or your life.
Be careful with knife blades Please don’t follow Mr. Carrasco’s advice for getting a new tip on a razor knife in his otherwise excellent article, “Cutting Drywall” (FHB #134, pp.…
Great moments in building history: A trunk full of kumquats, grapefruit and oranges, and a little tan
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