Tree stumps are not a solid base for footings
I've been using vinyl on the affordable homes I've built over the last few decades for a couple of simple reasons.
A Latin American look at concrete, cane, and tropical hardwood
If your local molding shop does not have the right quarter-round, rip some PVC pipe on a tablesaw.
As a building inspector, I used to spot potential health and safety violations with a keen eye, calling out “trip hazards”, “head-knockers” and “shock threats” with regularity.
Plunge cut flush and smooth | Into baseboard or flooring | Money CAN buy happiness
Forget about the turtles, look at the tile
In some ways, the first world is quite far behind.
How to frame the conversation with customers to clarify which information is most relevant to their window choice.
It's a cultural thing
Two types of newel post are in this staircase: those that sit flat on the floor and those which are notched around the treads and risers.
A faster way to build affordable housing in a tropical climate. It is a quick build when compared to standard block and stucco.
Historically, shutters were used for protection and light management. These shutters do both at the same time.
Living in what you can afford to build—until you can afford to build more. In places where mortgages are not readily available, people use the layaway plan.They lay away money, and then they build their plans.