Hidden fasteners and a bolt-down railing make quick work of a beautiful deck
Jan 23 2020
Slip-proof roofing underlayment: even when walking on sawdust and water
Jan 22 2020
Premade corners that hide siding edges and a hinged column wrap highlight this trim package
Jan 21 2020
There is more to an airtight watertight door installation than flashing; adjusting the weatherstripping is critical.
Jan 20 2020
Dry and durable walls come from keeping water out and giving it a way to get there
Jan 18 2020
Watch a guy make slab lumber out of a redwood log with nothing but a chainsaw, some planks, and a lever. [OK—and a dust mask and hearing protection]
Dec 12 2019
Frigid temperatures bring health hazards like frostbite and hypothermia, but one of the most frequently overlooked cold-weather hazards is dehydration.
Dec 9 2019
A monolithic layer of protection for holes in walls
Dec 2 2019
A master stucco and plaster contractor shows how he repairs lath and plaster problems
Dec 1 2019
See how easy it is to avoid the top five hanger errors.
Nov 25 2019
Poking holes in plaster walls can leave bare lath flapping and loosens the plaster surrounding the opening. This time-tested repair method restores the plaster wall to good-as-new condition.
Nov 18 2019
To make accurate, repeatable location marks for fasteners, put your tape measure away and use this simple template instead
Nov 11 2019
Does adding fibers to concrete make it stronger or what?
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.
Nov 2 2019
Step up your joinery skills with a new woodworking technique