June 2017 Table of Contents

Features
A Primer on Water Management A Primer on Water Management

Strategies for dealing with water both around and on a home Read more

Scissors Trusses and Home Performance Scissors Trusses and Home Performance

The right details can make scissors trusses an energy winner Read more

Working Safely in Hot Weather Working Safely in Hot Weather

Water, shade, and readiness are the keys Read more

Training The Trades
Installing a Prehung Door Installing a Prehung Door

Having a systematic approach to installation is crucial to being efficient and leaving behind a solid, problem-free product. Read more

Products
Expansive Outdoor Living Expansive Outdoor Living

Check out these new, sleek bi-fold doors from Marvin for your outdoor living space this summer. Read more

Time-Lapse Camera Captures Build Progress Time-Lapse Camera Captures Build Progress

This Brinco video camera can record months of a build and display it in just minutes using a time-lapse format. Read more

A Lightweight Roofing Underlayment A Lightweight Roofing Underlayment

CertainTeed roofing makes walking safe, wet or dry, and offers water and wind resistance for nasty weather. Read more

Toolbox
Tool Test: Festool's New Palm Sander Tools of the Trade Tool Test: Festool's New Palm Sander

Finish foreman and restoration specialist Tim Leahy tells us what you get for your money with Festool's new ETS EC 125 sander. Read more

Field Tested: The Martinez M1 Titanium-Handled Hammers Tools of the Trade Field Tested: The Martinez M1 Titanium-Handled Hammers

Tim Uhler tests the latest hammer from Mark Martinex, inventor of the Stilletto TiBone. Read more

World's Simplest Tool Security Device Tools of the Trade World's Simplest Tool Security Device

A Milwaukee Tick can be embedded just about anywhere and give you an uncanny ability to track the whereabouts of a tool, or a truck , or anything Read more

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