If your house is under assault from groundwater, make perforated pipe your first line of defense.
The best models help you to handle a multitude of carpentry tasks by setting up quickly, moving easily, and providing solid support.
Integrated with posts, railings, and stair risers, a new generation of exterior-light fixtures provides a wide range of deck-lighting options.
When walls are thick, you need wide extention jambs and a deep stool.
Open up the space, add smart lighting and sharp design, then, watch a humdrum house become a real humdinger.
Crane-hoisted panels get a floor in fast, flat, and cut for ducts and utilities
Providing natural light, fresh air, and a code-compliant exit can be the most important aspect of any basement remodel.
Before-and-after photos highlight an interior remodel that produced a one-of-a-kind ranch in California
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Stop energy losses with a spray-foam kit.
Does a house of foam stand up to flying projectiles better than a house of wood? Yes, but not as well as a house of laminated glass, according to recent…
Last year, 675,000 underground distribution lines were damaged, estimated the Common Ground Alliance (CGA), a consortium of utility companies. The culprits are mostly homeowners who failed to call a dig-safe…
The Partnership for Advancing Technology in Housing (PATH) announced their updated list of the 10 top technologies that are job-site tested and ready for implementation. PATH selects technologies based on their…
In response to a rash of construction litigation resulting from moisture leaks, Oregon’s legislature is considering competency training and certification for builders and subcontractors who work on any part of…
Stinger CH38 cap hammer
Compact belt sander, model 371K
Zipbolt UT rail bolt
More details, less white space I am one of those old crotchety guys who have every issue of Fine Homebuilding. I have seen lots of changes over the years—enjoyed some…
Whether your porch is for shelter, relaxation, or reflection, a world of design choices await you.
What do their ratings really mean?
Both PVC cleaner and PVC primer be used to create a strong joint, but one is required by code
Here's what to do when troubleshooting reveals a quick fix or repair is not an option
Through the proper combination of butt and miter joints, a flooring specialist shows how he likes to raise the stakes in a new-floor installation
With the right guidelines, everyone can easily construct and benefit from an accessible entry to their homes
Go inside a floor-panel factory and outside at a job-site installation
Simple to make, you won't want to lay another wood floor without this handy gauge
Learn how to clear a jammed garbage disposal and replace the unit properly.
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