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  • Screw-Head Portraiture

    A hybrid of painting and sculpture, Andrew Myers' portraits use screw heads to create remarkable artwork.

  • Legislation Is the Mother of Invention

    Rough-Service incandescents keep the lights on.

  • Mud Michelangelo

    Bernie Mitchell has spent the past 20 years developing and refining a method of creating remarkably lifelike relief sculptures in drywall mud, many of which ornament the walls of area vacation homes.

  • Vermont Windows

    Examples of angled gable-end windows, called "Vermont Windows"—a unique feature of farmhouses in several New England states.

  • Home on the Pinecastle Jeep Range

    When a former munitions demonstration site and military training facility in Florida gets a new lease on life, complications arise for the area's residents.

  • A History of Eel-Grass Insulation

    A remodeler encountering a layer of Cabot's Quilt inside an old building might mistake it for the tattered remnants of a Hawaiian grass skirt -- hastily stuffed into a wall, perhaps, during a police raid of some Prohibition-era costume party.

  • High-Tech Insulation

    Nanogel material can be mixed with plaster and stucco to improve thermal efficiency.

  • Collaboration between Cabot Corporation and Duo-Gard Industries

    Expanding daylighting design options to architects, designers, and contractors,

  • New Online LED Publication

    UK-based Institute of Physics Publishing and Cabot Media have recently launched LEDs Magazine, an online publication comprised of a website and a weekly subscriber e-mail newsletter available free of charge. A print version may be introduced at a future date. This new endeavor focuses on...

  • By Design: Better Shed Dormers

    Making a shed dormer look better