Exteriors

A Traditional Flying Portico
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A Traditional Flying Portico

Staying true to the period, Jed Dixon walks step-by-step us through the design and... More

Using a Sheet-Metal Brake
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Using a Sheet-Metal Brake

For more effective flashings, bend them on site More

Avoiding Wet Walls
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Avoiding Wet Walls

The energy code provides guidance on limiting the risk of condensation, if you... More

Building a Cornice
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Building a Cornice

A classic detail using modern materials More

Sealing the Foundation to the Framing
D-Cut Fiber-Cement Cutter
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D-Cut Fiber-Cement Cutter

Charlie Zhang of D-Cut Products demonstrates some of the features of his SC-500... More

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An All-Purpose Sheet Material
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An All-Purpose Sheet Material

Sam Catling discusses his new sheet product, Extremegreen, made from reinforced... More

Avoiding the Most Common Construction Defects
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Avoiding the Most Common Construction Defects

Here’s what to look for and how to prevent problems More

Shingled Corners
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Shingled Corners
Composite Fascia Installation Tips
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Composite Fascia Installation Tips

Failure is guaranteed unless you separate the trim from the framing to allow for... More

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