Diamonds are ceramic tile cutters best friend. Ok, they are not, but they can sure improve a sanding pad.
A professional remodeler who has seen a lot of remodeling disasters picks Kerdi for all tile applications
Marking tile and other slippery surfaces
Sloppy mortar application means sloppy tile that #Fails
And it can spread mortar too!
A waterproofing system for tile that makes quick work of upgrades, like niches and benches
In this video, the robotic 'narrator' asks multiple questions about construction innovations of the near future.
Long wedges cut from 2x4s are extremely effective for removing difficult flooring. Oh yeah, and don't forget the sledgehammer.
3D Printing is hereby put on notice that it is not the disruptive sweetheart of the construction world anymore. ROBOTS are everywhere.
Only one trowel type will deliver the correct coverage for a particular tile type. There can be only one.
The simplest arch isn't always the best choice
Counting down the top 15 pages of 2016. This one is #6. A perfect storm of missteps causes an unimaginable 'texture'—or did it?
A hole saw and a scrap of drywall make an invisible patch that is fast and invisible. Did we say invisible?
Seven tips for a better installation and some advanced tile saw acrobatics, too
7 less common (but potentially problematic) shower waterproofing situations
All complex assemblies involving multiple trades demand the critical, and constant, focus of supervisors. Where one trade ends and another begins must show continuity. If you do not build redundancy into the system, you are building in risk.
A beginner's guide to drywall installation
A hidden funnel between inside and out dumps water into the wall
A closer look at using moisture-resistant materials for wet locations.
Letting the brick dry evenly is the key for old masonry walls that want to leak less energy