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Steep-Slope to Low-Slope Transitions
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Steep-Slope to Low-Slope Transitions

Doug Horgan discusses a troublesome area that frequently gets overlooked: the... More

Fixing Faulty Roof Framing
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Fixing Faulty Roof Framing

A remodeler working on a master suite remodel that involves a cathedral ceiling... More

Estimating Using Templates, Part Three
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Estimating Using Templates, Part Three

Whether you estimate with an off-the-shelf system or using an Excel spreadsheet,... More

Contemporary Bathroom Addition
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Contemporary Bathroom Addition

A stepped footprint makes the most of space left by a property easement. More

Remodeling in Masonry
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Remodeling in Masonry

Two projects illustrate how a methodical approach and careful details keep old... More

Hanging Drywall with a Crew of One
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Hanging Drywall with a Crew of One

With a few specialized tools and techniques, you can cost-effectively hang drywall... More

Replacing Giant Columns
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Replacing Giant Columns

A methodical approach yielded masterful results in this oversize remodeling project. More

On the Job: Bench Bump-Outs Expand a Narrow Porch
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On the Job: Bench Bump-Outs Expand a Narrow Porch

An unlikely window; bench bump-outs expand a narrow porch More

Products
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Products

Drywall shim on a roll; truss spacer; replacement sliders; zero-VOC primer/... More

Letters
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Letters

Missing lintel; residential sprinklers; solar on site; epoxy warning; scraper... More

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