A guide to materials for flooring, countertops, cabinetry, and more that benefit people and are better for the environment.
Interior designer John Kelsey describes the decision-making process behind a six-week gut remodel of an old bathroom in a Dutch colonial home.
Lighting designer David K. Warfel explains how to choose the right lights and lighting controls to create a safe, practical, comfortable, and healthy kitchen.
Learn how to order, fit, and install glass panels and doors for a truly custom shower.
Handcrafted accents emphasize the beauty of simple design while keeping this kitchen on a budget.
Three architects reimagine the same space to suit different needs.
Learn how to plan, fabricate, and install a chute to conveniently send your dirty clothes from an upstairs bathroom or hallway to your laundry room below.
Learn the pros and cons of all common tub materials–including acrylic, cultured stone, fiberglass, and enameled cast iron and steel–so you can choose the perfect tub for any bathroom.
Here are the digital extras from Fine Homebuilding’s Winter 2019, Issue #287: On page 8 of issue #287, we featured a number of online extras and urged readers to check…
Code expert Glenn Mathewson describes how to provide makeup air for a kitchen exhaust fan to prevent backdrafting of water heaters, furnaces, and other fuel-burning appliances.
Creating a cozy new master bathroom in a compact home in Portland, Oregon.
Tall cabinet doors disguise a spacious pantry and office in this new kitchen.
Low profile built-ins and a modest vanity make this small guest bathroom easy to keep tidy.
Custom wine-bottle shelves turn a kitchen island into a unique centerpiece in this new kitchen.
New framing added to reinforce an aging structure inspired a creative use of space in the remodel of this 1950s home.
Cramped apartments make way for a bright and airy kitchen and breakfast nook when converting this historic Philadelphia building into a single spacious home.
Non-structural beams help a new kitchen match the aesthetic of this post-and-beam home.
The Esse Ironheart wood-fired stove is a space heater, cooktop, and oven all rolled into one.
Schluter Systems sleek metal shower shelves come in a variety of shapes and styles to fit any tile shower enclosure.
Stone Forest combines stone, metal, and wood into industrial-chic vanities and storage units in their Elemental bathroom collection.
Steller Innovations Solid Hardwood Flooring combines some of the best qualities of solid wood and engineered flooring at a competitive price.
Target Coatings Emtech EM6500 custom-pigmented waterborne lacquer is a low-VOC alternative to nitrocellulose lacquer.
Carpenter and longtime Fine Homebuilding contributor Scott McBride takes a look at the evolution of the American kitchen through the 1960s, 70s, 80s, and 90s.
This home-building advocate is dedicated to helping the next generation of construction professionals learn the skills they need to excel in the trades.
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