There is more to medieval life than swords
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
It turns out, 5/8 plywood is about the best window insurance you can buy
Questions and answers about the engineering, endurance, and manufacturing of an AdvanTech subfloor
The top reason to study engineering in college: Wall of Wind. Yay Science!
Which will be the brick that broke the camel's back (and by 'camel,' we mean 'OSB' ...)