In this video, the robotic 'narrator' asks multiple questions about construction innovations of the near future.
The general idea of installing windows is to plug the big hole that you just cut in the wall.
Are windows the eyes of a home, or a gateway to its soul?
Some original bones and mashed up meat make a door whose secret is safe
Belt, suspenders, rainscreen, and redundancy make this wall awesome.
Anchor the frame to the floor and reinforce hinge locations with frame anchors, otherwise, it's just plumb, level, and square.
A collection of five videos on a Passive House Retrofit in Sharon, CT (climate zone 5) executed by Ben Bogie, Built to Last, LLC
A simple test to verify that windows are waterproof BEFORE you install them.
Pop it off, unscrew the stops, swap the glass and repeat in reverse.—fast, tight, and good-looking
Counting down the top 15 pages of 2016. This one is #11. Sidewalk snapshots of South American door hardware
18 videos on hardware, screws, and designs that deceive the eye
Pre-hung doors are not pre-plumb, pre-level, or pre-square, That is your job
Three words: peel, stick, repeat
Doors are like eyes, or maybe mouths. They tell you a lot about who's inside. Would you want to walk in and get to know them?
Solid construction means solid performance.
The go-to tool for extracting hard-to-remove nails, and when minimal damage is important.
Recessed into thick layers of insulation, innie windows are protected from the weather
Windows are big holes in walls that must be sealed against wind, water, and heat. This guide covers scope of work, how to install them, and why it matters.
A thermal break and solid backing puts the window on the outer face of a thick wall. Now, there's room on the inside window sill for cats and bowling trophies
This critical element is often omitted from window installation