Products

Image features the Easy Drain from Easy Sanitary Solutions

Drains are some of the most underrated products in a house, seen and ignored, but these days manufacturers have applied a certain design discipline...
Makita 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Cordless Blower
David Joyce Owner, Synergy Construction Lancaster, Mass.       One of the most useful tools I’ve bought in the last couple of years is a cordless...
the docking door
John Meade Owner, Coastal Creations Kitchen & Bath Vineyard Haven, Mass.       I...
RavenWindow Gen3 Thermochromic Smart Windows
Chromogenic glass becomes tinted in response to heat or light. In windows, this can lead to at least a 10 percent reduction in annual HVAC...
Delta faucet with Touch20 Technology
A few years ago, the R&D team at Delta Faucet Co. recruited homeowners to shoot video...
Neighborhood Painting Roanoke Archway
Ryan Toelkes, founder and president of Neighborhood Painting in Kansas City, Kansas...
connected storms
Severe storms are becoming such a common occurrence in the U.S. that it’s changing the way homes are built.  In...
zip system ben bogie model remodel
First introduced in 2006, ZIP System R-Sheathing was noticed right...
milwaukee tick tracking system package
The worst thing about Milwaukee’s new Bluetooth tool and equipment tracker, called the...
puustelli miinus kitchen system
For the ecologically minded, a new cabinet line from Finnish manufacturer Puustelli is a truly...
VR headset for remodeling
A report released in early January by Digi-Capital, an advisory firm specializing in services for virtual reality (VR) companies, projects that by...
PPG Paints Manor Hall Timeless exterior paint
A professional painter’s reputation stands or falls by the paint he uses. If a house looks good 10 years after it’s painted, the owner will probably...
a screenshot of sketchup in action
Mark Zachelmayer Owner, Chestnut Hill Renovations Woodstock, N.Y.        I’ve been...
Top 100 products professional remodeler
As new products come to market, you need to stay ahead of the curve. And selecting products starts with getting information. Each year, Professional...

Fallingwater is a property entrusted to the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, Mill Run, PA.

Frank Lloyd Wright, born 150 years ago this year, is widely considered to be the greatest American architect, and Fallingwater, a private residence...
A deck stained with PPG timeless stain
The challenge faced by modern wood stains is to reconcile aesthetics and durability. What makes a stain durable doesn’t make its color rich and...
fully installed isolar solutions solar attic fan
In a perfect world, you wouldn’t need an attic vent. The roof plane would be insulated and air-sealed, and attic heat buildup wouldn’t be an issue....
remodeler matt stedman using huber ZIP system stretch tape
Matt Stedman Owner, Stedman Construction West Tisbury, Mass.          The...
A woodhaven 8715v deluxe stair gauge
Chip Kiper Owner, Kiper Remodeling Leavenworth, Kan.        The...
Using sheathing that combines rigid foam with OSB is a good way to tighten the building envelope and meet new code R-value requirements with a...
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