November 1988 Table of Contents

Beyond the Basic Septic System: Practical Alternatives

Difficult sites, high-density development, and environmental concerns have inspired promising alternatives to traditional on-site sewage treatment. Read more

Hardware for Quality Kitchen Cabinets

Well-engineered hardware brings ease to both the installer and user. A cabinetmaker describes his favorite materials and techniques. Read more

Installing Whirlpools & Spas

A remodeler/spa dealer describes the steps to take for a safe and trouble-free installation. Read more

Custom Work With Plastic Laminates

A cabinetmaker shares tips that can make your cabinets and countertops stand out from the crowd. Read more

Preparing for Ceramic Tile

A noted tile authority describes where to find the proper specs for tile work, and how to apply them in your region. Read more

What's New in Kitchens and Baths?

Our K&B editor surveys the marketplace and finds upgraded materials and fancier features for the year ahead. Read more

On the House Why Rough-Side Out?

Why Rough-Side Out? Read more

The Legal Column: Am I Covered?

Limiting your exposure. Read more

For What It's Worth

"The Journal's pick of curious, interesting and useful products." Read more

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