Kitchens, Baths

Custom White Oak Kitchen Worth Writing Home About


Counting down the top 15 pages of 2016. This one is #4. Furniture-grade cabinetry with simple joinery

It Takes 10 Minutes to Waterproof a Shampoo Niche #TheRightWay


"This is the most important part to waterproof because this is the place where all the water will end up and it might leak if not done correctly." 

How to Install Tile in a Tub or Shower Surround


Seven tips for a better installation and some advanced tile saw acrobatics, too


Shop-Made Kitchen Cabinet Boxes

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Kitchen cabinet carcasses are just four-sided cubes made with plywood and simple joinery. Repetition is the name of this game.

Shower WaterProofing Advanced Topics


7 less common (but potentially problematic) shower waterproofing situations


5 Step Waterproofing System: Best Practices for Tile Showers


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.


Roll-Out Cabinet for Corner Storage


Heavy-duty drawer hardware and a simple cabinet turns a blind corner into roll-out storage


Weak Links in the Shower: 4 Shortcomings in Waterproofing Logic


Curbs, corners, and drains are the culprits of most shower leaks. If you do not build redundancy into the system, you are building risk into it


A Wet Wall Demolition Project

A hidden funnel between inside and out dumps water into the wall