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Rooftop Decks for Coastal Homes Rooftop Decks for Coastal Homes

Building a deck over living space can be a tricky proposition. An architect and builder describes his method for suspending the deck framing from parapet walls, above an EPDM rubber membrane roof. Read more

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By Design: Stick-Framed Look on a Truss Budget By Design: Stick-Framed Look on a Truss Budget

Getting a stick-framed look on a truss budget Read more

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Putting the Web to Work Putting the Web to Work

From proposals to invoices, a custom home builder tells how almost any document can be shared online with everyone involved in a project. Read more

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Venting Gas Appliances Venting Gas Appliances

Supply plenty of combustion air, keep the flue warm and dry, and don't restrict the flow of exhaust in the flue. Read more

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Installing A Skylight Installing A Skylight

Leak-free skylights start with careful attention to the manufacturer's directions, according to this veteran installer. Read more

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