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A cool roof can be a good energy-saving option. Reflective roofing improves comfort and reduces cooling costs in the Deep South and anywhere the sun shines.
Grooved boards and hidden fasteners combine for a blemish-free surface.
Preinstall the trim and get the flashing details right to create a long-lasting, welcoming entrance to your home.
A restoration contractor shares the 11 iPhone apps that keep his truck neat, his subs in line, and his crew out of the rain.
Each of these eight pint-size tools is light, powerful, and affordable, but which is the best?
A big house on an infill lot embraces its historic neighborhood and proves that buyers are willing to pay for energy efficiency.
An urban heat island can cause a host of problems, including smog formation and the excessive reliance on air-conditioning in summer months.
Cracks, depressions, and holes
Receptacle vs. breaker
Learn how to make a pair of sawhorses with $50 and 90 minutes of your time.
Freestanding curved stairs are a masterful display of building prowess. After St. Louis builder Joe Hawkins built a set of these stairs for a client, he decided to use the…
Although we don't always think of them, we frequently use exterior gateways on our way to entering a house. Architect and designer Katie Hutchison offers a survey of various entry…
Ice dams are a sign of an inefficient house
The National Association of Home Builders’s chief economist sees conditions improving, but slowly.
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