A perfect storm of missteps causes an unimaginable 'texture'—or did it?
Tile, Flooring, Drywall
Dec 16 2019
A: Neither. It's a physics problem. The solution lies in carpenters and drywall installers working together.
Dec 2 2019
A master stucco and plaster contractor shows how he repairs lath and plaster problems
Nov 11 2019
KERDI-BOARD can be used to simply and easily build stable and self-supporting partition and knee walls
Nov 4 2019
Ray tracing animations show how sound in an enclosed room reflects off of hard surfaces, creating reverberations and echoes that can make spoken language unintelligible.
Jun 3 2019
A beginner's tip for straight drywall corners from a drywall pro
Jun 2 2019
A custom tile corner shower bench that floats above the floor
May 15 2019
Hieroglyphic marks on the floor prevent deep-state drywall-coverups of electrical workboxes
Jan 28 2019
Magnets are better than sledgehammers
Jan 13 2019
When shower waste lines take a hard turn, use a floor drain that turns with it
Dec 26 2018
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.
Dec 23 2018
Stainless steel shelves installed during tiling for corners or mid-wall applications
Dec 22 2018
Long wedges cut from 2x4s are extremely effective for removing difficult flooring. Oh yeah, and don't forget the sledgehammer.
Dec 8 2018
Planning the plumbing, pre-fitting pipe, and a series of foam spacers take the pain out of a potential remodeling pain in the neck
Mar 23 2018
Diamonds are ceramic tile cutter's best friend. Ok, they are not, but they sure can improve a sanding pad.