David Bowyer

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Profiting From Insurance Work

Insurance repair jobs usually go to the lowest bidder. But when nature wreaks havoc, the rules change. An upscale remodeler tells how he learned to love insurance work. Read more

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Post-and-Pier Additions

Not all single-story additions need concrete stemwall foundations. Here’s how one Midwest contractor builds post-and-pier foundations from concrete and treated wood. Read more

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Sealing & Painting Treated Wood

Pressure-treated wood will warp, split, and weather unless you protect it with sealers and other finishes. Here’s how to select and apply them. Read more

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