A pair of salvaged corbels inspires the trim design for a replacement entry door
The prequalifying conversation is essential to prevent remodelers from wasting valuable time
For the first part of our two-part story, we focus on energy efficiency and practical solutions to everyday construction challenges
Is all this publicity worth $75,000?
Risk expert says stronger building codes and practices needed
Using legislation to help ease the skilled labor shortage
Nine incorrect principles often held by less successful company owners
To avoid moisture and mold problems, isolate the crawlspace framing from the soil with a heavy-duty vapor barrier
Carefully installed window bucks make for secure fastening and easy alignment of windows and exterior trim
On the heels of Harvey and Irma, long-time remodeler Dan Bawden draws from his first-hand experience to help affected remodelers cope
Use wide tape to span the many layers in a thick wall for an air- and water-tight seal
A tracking system for, well, pretty much anything
Combine step flashing on the roof with through-wall flashing at the masonry
We are on the cusp of a truly exciting time for women in construction
Historic changes are about to affect the industry. Are you aware of them?
Some success habits require skill and practice. Others, such as being on time, just need the right mindset.
Mortar and grout techniques can make or break your stone installation
There are plenty of wrong ways to install stucco on a wall with a deck ledger. Here’s how to do it the right way.
For a trouble-free installation, get the overlaps right at roof-to-wall connections