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Video // Roofing

Model Remodel Show: Metal Roofs are Forever

Watertight membranes and flashings that lock into roof panels mean a durable roof in extreme weather conditions ​

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Video // Tools, Woodworking

How to Coil a Band Saw Blade

One of those things that you keep forgetting how to do, because you don't do it that often

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Video // Plumbing, Electrical

PRO Picks: Airtight Work Boxes

Seal holes in the air barrier with gasketed workboxes

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Video // Roofing

Scratch Guard for Metal Roofing Panels

Protect that expensive roof during installation

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Video // Concrete & Masonry

Roadside Concrete Block Making

Front-yard factories dot the coast road in Ecuador and Columbia

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Video // Framing, HVAC & Mechanicals, Windows & Doors, Insulation & Air Sealing

Model Remodel Show: 4 MORE Energy Efficient Construction Tips

Roof framing, window options, and a mechanical advantage add up to lower bills and a higher quality home

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Video // Siding & Exterior Trim, Windows & Doors, Glues, Sealants, Coatings

Weather Proof A Garage Door Opening (4/5): Deep Door Trim

Thickening the edge with a quarter-inch strip brings the trim back to the door jamb while spanning the rain screen WRB

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Video // WRB & Flashing

Weather Proof A Garage Door Opening (3/5) Rain Screen WRB

A woven mesh with integrated house wrap allows drainage and drying

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Video // WRB & Flashing, Siding & Exterior Trim

Weather Proof A Garage Door Opening (2/5) Base Flashing

Flashing under an exterior door and along the bottom of a basement wall that used to have an overhead door  

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Video // Trimwork & Cabinetry, Woodworking

Router Jig for Clean Dados

Spice up plywood cabinets with solid wood inlays. Spice up solid wood inlays with cleanly cur dado slots

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Video // Roofing, WRB & Flashing

Overlap Edge Metal Like A Boss

A drip edge overlapping strategy that won't catch the eye

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Video // WRB & Flashing, Glues, Sealants, Coatings

Overview and Intro: Durable Siding System for Basement Wall Infill (1/5)

An interesting project that requires redundant water management detailing

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Video // Insulation & Air Sealing

Four Smart Energy Upgrades for Compact Houses

Simple upgrades to steps you take anyway can significantly boost the energy performance of a home

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Video // Framing, WRB & Flashing

Decking A StormProof Roof (4 of 4): Sealing the Seams

Tape layers should overlap shingle-style up the roof  

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Video // Framing

Decking a Roof (3): Measuring Hip Panels

The nuances of measuring is what separates the kids from the carpenters

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Video // Framing

Decking a Roof (2): Workflow for Framing Carpenters

Decking the field and delegating responsibility  

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Video // Siding & Exterior Trim, Trimwork & Cabinetry

Cutting Just a Smidge from Construction Stock: Deflect the Saw Blade

Sometimes a blade thickness is waaay more than you need to cut off. If you need to take 1/32 off the end of a board, here's how to do it quickly.