Are you a subscriber but don’t have an online account?

Register for full online access.

 
 
 
 

Featured Articles

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Prepping for Outdoor Patio Tile Installation

Detail the substrate properly for a long-lasting floor.

Best Practice for Stucco Parapet Caps

To ensure a waterproof installation, use adhesive between layers of waterproofing materials and pay close attention to corners and intersections.

A builder on Martha's Vineyard used this cottage for himself and his family to learn the process of building a certified passive house.

Building a Passive House for the First Time

Builder Farley Pedler delves into high-efficiency Passive House construction by building his own passive house in Martha's Vineyard, Mass.

 
 
 

Browse Exterior Subtopics

Decks & Porches

Fences & Retaining Walls

Paints & Finishes

 

Exterior

 
 
 
JLC Field Guide to Decking