Preservation

Creating a New Foundation for an Old House
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Creating a New Foundation for an Old House

Lifting and resupporting an early-1800s home on a tight site. More

Boston Harbor Lighthouse Gets A New Owner, And A Future
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Boston Harbor Lighthouse Gets A New Owner, And A Future

Special-effects expert Dave Waller has a new project to keep him busy in his spare... More

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Crafting the Historic Outbuilding In Hurricane Country

Crafting the Historic Outbuilding In Hurricane Country ~ More

Drying a Stone Cellar
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Drying a Stone Cellar

Letting the water run through keeps this 200-year-old basement dry. More

Fine Foambuilding
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Fine Foambuilding

After supplier quotes for the 1,000 ornamental balusters in a planned luxury home’... More

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Products

Drywall primer; affordable whirlpool tub; easy replacement windows; quiet garbage disposer; more More

Model Home for Sale
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Model Home for Sale

Every year since 2001, home builder Cape Associates of North Eastham, Mass., has... More

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Quality, Schedule, Price: Pick Two

All clients come to the table with a set of unspoken expectations, some of which they may not even be aware of. Because these assumptions will inform every decision they make, it's important to bring them into the open and prioritize them early on. This will help you decide whether you and the clients are a good fit — and it will make the job go more smoothly later on. More

Framing a Curved Porch
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Framing a Curved Porch

Laminated beams and PVC trim round off the corner on a new porch for a historic... More

In the News
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In the News

Big builder goes solar; restoration show; affordable-housing index; more More

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