Continuous exterior insulation means smaller studs and higher performance
A simple stairway Answers the question of why. Why regulations?
Wet wood is a fact of life. What happens to wood that gets wet, is a whole 'nother story
Just because you draw it doesn't mean they'll build it that way. Know what makes sense, what the framer can execute, and forget about designing in two-foot modules
Tropical hardwood beams, locally-fashioned framing connectors, and mahogany siding. Who needs a view?
Construction methods differ from country to country but are especially different in Japan.
I’m kicking myself for not already knowing this amazingly simple trick!
Exterior insulation can create transition problems. Here are a few solutions
Old-school framing meets new-age materials.