Products

The Genovations line of U.S.-made 5/4-inch PVC deckboards from Genova Products features 3-truss I-beam...
Remodelers looking for a prefabricated, ship-same-day railing system now have a stainless steel option as opposed to aluminum or composite products...
Butyl-based flashings that stretch in three dimensions have been around for awhile; now Huber Engineered Woods...
Huber Engineered Woods now offers 23/32-inch square edge sheathing in its AdvanTech sheathing product line;...
Gutter Helmet offers a patented closed gutter protection system that installs over new gutters or existing...

New state-of-the-art manufacturing and printing techniques have resulted in much more intriguing and versatile tiles.

Gone are the days when tile was relegated to floors, bathrooms, and the occasional fireplace. New state-of-the-art manufacturing and printing...

From bathroom fixtures to trucks to measurement technology, we've compiled the Top 100 products for remodelers this year.

The editors of Professional Remodeler sorted through the many votes and product requests from readers to find out which products are the most sought...
Our subject this month is a kitchen/eating area project. The design boundaries are well defined: The homeowner is open to any suggestions within the...
Building Science: Different Insulation Materials Perform the Same When Properly Installed

Photo: Brett & Sue Coulstock/Flickr

New findings from a multi-year test Building Science Corp. conducted in collaboration with manufacturers and other industry partners

An update to a Building Science Corp. study first released in 2013 confirms the original conclusion that proper installation and air-sealing is the...
bathroom plan sketch by Bill Millholland

One bath used to be the rule, but these days one bath per bedroom is the trend. A second-floor addition is the answer, but it takes three tries to help clients work through the problem.

Time was when a master bath and a hall bath for the kids was sufficient for most families. Some households also had a first-floor powder room, but...
Installing the Simpliframe kit's modular, interlocking framing components.

Do you have a great idea that will satisfy the appetite of a hungry market? Four remodelers show what it takes to make that vision a reality

Thomas Edison reportedly said that genius is 1 percent inspiration, and 99 percent perspiration. As a prolific inventor with more than 1,000 patents...
Kitchen remodel by Risinger Homes, Austin, Texas

Photos: Whit Preston

Creating aesthetically relevant retro designs isn’t just a matter of slapping up a wall of beadboard and calling it a day 

This home was built for the owners of an organic farm in East Austin who wanted a modest space reminiscent of a vintage farmhouse, but without a...
Design: What Exactly Makes a White Kitchen ‘Timeless?’

Photo: Christy Bright/Flickr

Real estate brokers report that many home buyers look for a kitchen washed in white

Surveyed designers and architects report clients look...
9 Kitchen Timeless Kitchen Trends

Photo: Chalon Handmade/Flickr

Houselogic shares the kitchen trends that can't go wrong

As in any other design industry, trends come and go. HouseLogic gathers nine design ideas that can stand the test of time. On top of their list is...
Benjamin Obdyke has added a new product, Slicker HP, to its line of rainscreen products.
Benjamin Obdyke has simplified its Home Slicker product line name to Slicker and has added a new product,...
Application of Quad Max caulk to an exterior window.
Created for interior and exterior windows, doors, and siding, Quad Max caulk is matched to...
StoGuard fully adhered air and moisture barrier being applied to a wall
This fully adhered, vapor-permeable air and moisture barrier can be used under various exterior claddings including fiber cement, vinyl, brick, and...
TamlynWrap’s patented gap design removes more bulk (liquid) water from a wall than flat housewrap, the manufacturer says.
According to the manufacturer, TamlynWrap’s unique design removes at least 100 times more bulk (liquid) water...
Cosella-Dorkin Delta-Fassade S water-resistive barrier is designed for use in cladding systems that have open joints of up to 2 inches wide.
Open-joint cladding systems require that the water-resistive barrier also offer long-term UV stability....
Fireplaces have long been a staple of outdoor room design, but more manufacturers are now making gas fireplaces for exterior use, dramatically altering the look of the space from rustic or transitional to a modern aesthetic.

Photo: courtesy Spark Modern Fires
Fireplaces have long been a staple of outdoor room design, but more manufacturers are now making gas fireplaces for exterior use, dramatically altering the look of the space from rustic or transitional to a modern aesthetic. 

Gas fireplaces take off with a new emphasis on sleek, modern products and a variety of installation options

When Gary Rochman installed a see-through panel fireplace into a home’s exterior wall so that it looked out to the hot tub, he didn’t anticipate that...
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