Walls and Ceilings

Sound-Absorbing Wall Supports
A Craftsman-Style Coffered Ceiling
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A Craftsman-Style Coffered Ceiling

Seamless miters and an oil finish raise the trim-carpentry bar More

Cordless Cutout Saw
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Cordless Cutout Saw

Makita's clever new remodeling tool for dust-free cutting of wall and ceiling... More

An Uptick in "Screw Bumps"
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An Uptick in "Screw Bumps"

USG provides guidance on solving these curious fastener-related drywall problems More

Armstrong's Metallaire Panels Make Stylish Accents
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Armstrong's Metallaire Panels Make Stylish Accents

As wall, ceiling, or backsplash coverings, Metallaire panels recall vintage tin... More

Trim-Tex 560 Sanding Pads
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Trim-Tex 560 Sanding Pads

Available in five grits with 60% more sanding surface than similar products More

Art to the Rescue
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Art to the Rescue

A little taste of the big stuff going on in this editor’s life More

Fire Separation Walls
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Fire Separation Walls

These code-required assemblies can complicate construction, but they can also help... More

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Building a Vaulted Ceiling Without Support Building a Vaulted Ceiling Without Support

This highly skilled mason shows how it’s possible to build a complex brick vault without using falsework. More

Air Sealing Recessed Lights
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Air Sealing Recessed Lights

Even when equipped with the most efficient bulbs, can lights are a major source of... More

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