Incandescent bulbs are changing quickly to keep up with more-efficient, longer-lasting competitors
Roofing contractor Dyami Plotke demonstrates how to prepare a chimney for flashing and how to bend, install, and seal metal flashing for a durable, weatherproof, and beautiful job.
Preservation meets performance when a Brooklyn architect applies Passive House principles to four iconic urban town houses
A classic mud job forms the tile base for a modern curbless shower
Even the most sophisticated programs have limits.
Careful base prep is what keeps bricks or other pavers in place when installing hardscaping.
In cold climates, you need to build driveways, foundations, and other structures correctly to prevent expanding ice and soil from damaging them.
Create an outdoor getaway.
Aluminum, vinyl, steel, and copper
Bend flashing parts ahead of time
Fireplaces are appreciated and sought after for more than just their practical uses.
Ducts, furnaces, and air handlers belong inside a house's conditioned space
This native Brazilian is working to ensure that tropical hardwoods are harvested sustainably, guaranteeing their availability for years to come.
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