Framing exterior openings precisely will make installing the windows and doors a breeze.
Whichever one you buy, the circular saw, drill, and batteries are the guts of the system.
A new pressure-balanced valve provides safer, more convenient temperature control than you'll get from two handles.
Add a little texture and a lot of character to your walls with a decorative painter's formula for glazing.
A frame-and-panel box, dressed up with molding, creates an elegant anchor for a stairway.
Think of this compact bench as a project manager you don't have to pay. You've already got the wood scraps to build it.
Tailored to emphasize the surrounding views, this open floor plan executed in durable materials is sheltered by insulating concrete walls.
With an assortment of tools, a few tricks, and a little luck, you can make electrical cable go where you didn't think it could.
It's a discussion, not a contradiction A lot of people wrote in about Joe Lstiburek’s article, “The Future of Framing Is Here,” from our previous issue (FHB #174, pp. 50-55).…
You don't need to be an electrician to wire a light switch–you just need to have a few basic tools and follow these simple steps.
Great moments in building history: Always keep a spare key
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