Decking the field and delegating responsibility
There is more to medieval life than swords
Outside insulation is an effective way to keep heat in. The devil is in the details, such as this one
A bit of history and science explains today’s corrosion issues
Brute strength will not win in a war with physics. Smart design predicts the resonance of a building and sidesteps the waves
Sweep or wet-vac them away. With AdvanTech, puddles are not a problem.
Four straight 2x6s, a lot of glue, a mortiser, planer, sharp chisels, band saw, forstner bits, a block plane, oscillating spindle sander, and a rubber mallet are all you need
"Build it right. If the wood can withstand seven centuries, I would build a house that is so constructed as to withstand a millennium. With this attitude, I would keep woodworking."
—Go Taek Yeong, Skill Holder
Like farm to table for building materials—a tour of Amazon trees and lumber
It turns out, 5/8 plywood is about the best window insurance you can buy
Raised heel trusses and a sealed roof deck make a fast energy efficient roof system
The top reason to study engineering in college: Wall of Wind. Yay Science!
Two videos cover the design questions and construction process of a post and beam patio roof structure