These metal plates restore strength to joists that have encountered an overzealous plumber
Time-tested architectural elements in masonry buildings not only look good, but serve to channel water away from the walls
A hole saw and a scrap of drywall make for a strong, invisible patch
Project specification documents have a big impact on a remodeler’s profit. Follow these guidelines to make sure they’re detailed, clear, and accurate.
Transforming a 1930s Orlando home into a showcase of contemporary living
Social media, a tight job market, and advancing technology give remodelers cause to rethink their companies’ adaptability
An idea that went from crazy to genious in 16 games
Despite the industry's problems, its professionals remain confident
Meadowlark Design + Build uses this clear graphic to bring homeowners up to speed on what's involved in a remodeling project
Letting brick dry evenly is the key to avoiding water problems
The second part of our two-part story focuses on the project’s finishes and strategic solutions to real-world construction challenges
The Kasai collection from Italian company Ceramiche Refin is inspired by yakisugi, the ancient Japanese method of charring wood siding to add to its durability and beauty.
Am I recommending you get on a plane and fly to Italy to look at tile? Yes.
The line between doing business and committing fraud is thinner than you think
Turns out punctuation matters in remodeling, too—particularly when it comes to finances and legal matters
Step-by-step instructions on how to display a SketchUp model on top of a photo of the existing space
As technology innovations proliferate, those who use them first will win
On home improvement estimates, feeling ripped off, and transparency
This simple checklist will help you plan for a successful 2018
This is one way for remodelers to streamline operations and align expectations—just make sure you provide enough detail