Bridges and Culverts

Learning by Doing
A Passive House Consultant's Toolkit
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A Passive House Consultant's Toolkit

In addition to the training, here are the tools you'll need to design a Passive... More

To Improve the Energy Performance of Walls, Look at Total R-Value
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To Improve the Energy Performance of Walls, Look at Total R-Value

Today’s builders are learning to mitigate thermal bridging by using alternative... More

Town Lattice Truss Bridge For A Bride
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Town Lattice Truss Bridge For A Bride

Builder Ted Kellogg convinced his bride-to-be that a brand-new covered bridge over... More

A Bridge From Two Flatcars
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A Bridge From Two Flatcars

Intelligent reuse allows an access driveway to cross a 38-foot span without... More

Resilient Coasts Blueprint: A Warning and Some Ideas
Faster Jamb Extensions
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Faster Jamb Extensions

Use drywall screws to establish plumb and level, and the rest is easy. More

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How to Tape a Knee Wall

Q. As a remodeler, I've hung and taped my share of drywall on small jobs, but knee walls and sloped ceilings always give me a problem. I'm never able to get a really straight joint on these irregular inside corners. How do the pros do it? More

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Drywall Orientation in Tall Rooms

Q. I am about to install drywall in a workshop with 9-foot ceilings, and I don't see why I should install it the traditional way, horizontally. Why not buy 10-foot sheets, cut off one foot, and hang the board vertically? This would put all the butt seams More

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Resources: Bridge Over Troubled Waters

Contractor's Plain-English Legal Guide and Production Checklist for Builders and Superintendents More

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