Real-World Flashing Tape Tests Find a Clear Winner
The durability of many building assemblies relies on the longevity of...
Do Shipping Containers Make Sense as Housing?
Hammer & Hand explores the popular but ill-fated trend of repurposing shipping...
Swedish scientists are giving new meaning to wood windows
In the Near Future: Jobs vs. Machines
Can apprenticeships, combined with new ways to improve production efficiency, fend...
Matt's Take Aways from the Builder's Show
Several interesting housewraps; a radical caulk (especially for these cold days); awesome kitchen hardware; an interesting take on home automation.
Florida Contractor Builds Shipping Container House
Seven 40-foot shipping containers make up the skeleton of a 4,000-square-foot house taking shape west of Ocala, Florida.
A recipe for eliminating interior callbacks
Building Better Eaves
Roof overhangs can be finished in a number of materials and constructed in a wide...
Sand Shortage in South Florida
It’s the leader of the “sand states.” So what’s Florida running short of? That’s...
Remodelers Warm To Salvaged Materials
From DIY projects to professional custom remodels, re-purposing salvaged building...