Boom Town Is Falling Down
Ten years after a historic building frenzy, remodelers are seeing more and more defective new homes
Phoenix Guest House: From Utilitarian to Unique
How architect Andy Byrnes transformed an unremarkable horse barn into an exquisite guest house
The Right Way to Light a Kitchen
It turns out that old-school lighting theory doesn’t work so well in practice. Here are some more effective kitchen lighting solutions
How Many Leads Are Enough?
The number of leads you need depends on how well prospects are screened, how many sales you close, the average size of those sales, and your revenue target
Building Things Right: Rainscreen Siding Systems
Walls don’t breathe anymore, and that’s good. But they don’t dry as well either, and that’s bad. These rainscreen assemblies solve the problem.
Toilet Trends: Flush With Inspiration
Whether it's innovation for the sake of luxury or practicality, these three toilet trends are gaining momentum
New Product Releases: Toilets
DeWalt DWE7480 Compact Jobsite Table Saw
For many portable table saws, “compact” can indicate too much loss of function. Not so with the DeWalt.
Pro's Pick: Festool TS 75 EQ Plunge Cut Track Saw
Michael Losey, lead carpenter for remodeling company Bright Ideas by Martinec, weights in on the pros (and maybe one con) of the Festool track saw
Redefining Jobs—Essential in a Growing Market
Why, as business improves, it's important to update job descriptions with input from existing staff