Controlling Floor Vibration
Compliance with deflection limits in the code doesn't guarantee customer...
A Flush-Framed Floor to Maximize Space
Eliminating a dropped beam and a brick pier in a basement remodel required the use...
Installing tile over electric radiant heating
Lineup of Linear Shower Drains
An installer's look at a selection of current products
Prepping for Outdoor Patio Tile Installation
Detail the substrate properly for a long-lasting floor.
A Craftsman-Style Newel and Railing
This unique newel and railing system was custom built on site from stock parts.
JLC May Letters
Tips for soldering a lap seam; the usefulness of the GRK lap harness; and the future of vocational training.
Basement Stairs Transplant
Stacking the basement stairs under the stairs to the second floor opens up the...
Layout for Tile Floors
Proper layout doesn’t just mean a good-looking floor; it can save you material and...
Brooklyn Townhouse Makeover: Reinforcing the Floor
Engineered beams, steel joists, and flitch plates help bring a 19th-century...