A joist hanger that separates floor framing from the wall—before installing drywall
May 30 2019
Everything we've got (so far) on flood resistance, cleanup, and recovery.
May 7 2019
The window sill can either interrupt the jack stud, or not
Apr 8 2019
One of the biggest air leaks in a house is where the wood meets the concrete
Apr 7 2019
What to look for in a Shear Wall System
Mar 25 2019
Plumbing the outer wall using a string line, level, and turnbuckles
Mar 24 2019
No I-Joist nailing required
Mar 21 2019
Snap a line, put the panel on the line and nail it, tape the seams, and where to snap that line in the first place.
Mar 19 2019
See how easy it is to avoid the top five hanger errors.
Mar 6 2019
This small video collection covers the basics of installing a roof deck in a place where sideways rain and hurricanes are real. Flashing, taping the seams, and storm-proof shingle starter strips.
Jan 31 2019
When temperatures drop, propane heaters show up on jobsites. That's when fire danger creeps up ...
Jan 13 2019
The new hardy frame CFS picture frame: no other seismic system stacks up
Dec 29 2018
Like farm to table for building materials—a tour of Amazon trees and lumber
Dec 28 2018
Two videos cover the design questions and construction process of a post and beam patio roof structure