Use this tip for rebar that’s out of reach
Performance building starts at grade level.
In this podcast episode, host and managing editor Justin Fink talks with editor in chief Rob Yagid and design editor Brian Pontolilo about trusses, windows, decking, and foundations.
Underground gutters help keep the basement dry.
Foam insulation below the concrete makes deep footings a thing of the past.
Screened tailings fill most of the volume of the garage foundation and minimize the amount of compacting we have to do
Underground service avoids unsightly overhead lines and a meter that's screwed to the front of the house.
A concrete slab under the deck will make a finished basement more usable
Precast deck footings speed process, although digging through boulders takes time
Two important steps to protecting the water line from freezing and damage.
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