Texas Builders Facing Labor Shortage
Builders are saying it's hard to find help in Houston.
Building an Efficient House in a Hot Climate
The Texas sun is blazing where I build in Austin. Here are four tips for building...
Flood Cleanup – 3 Steps
If you get flooded out, just remember the three D's of flood cleanup. Matt...
Texas Coast Lawmakers Urge Windstorm Insurance Reform
Legislators from Texas coastal counties are taking another stab at reforming their state’s insurance programs to create security for hurricane-zone homeowners.
Wood Shingle Roof
Matt Risinger jumps at the chance to do a wood roof the right way.
Texas Trial Lawyer Mostyn Changing the Game in Sandy Insurance Battle
An engineering firm is raided by prosecutors, an insurance company offers a full...
Earthquakes in Texas? It Could Happen
Dallas, Texas, got a little shaky last month. But don’t expect seismic codes there any time soon.
Zip Wall Tips & Advice
Matt Risinger explains how he modified a Zip Wall installation for added durability.
A recipe for eliminating interior callbacks
Rookie Builder Mistakes - Part 1 - Electrical
Have you ever lost a project because you were too "expensive"? Aren’t the plans...