Chuck Green

Chuck Green's Posts

  • This remodeling contractor used simple techniques and a manufactured curved plate to assemble radiused walls.

  • Truss uplift can cause a big problem at the intersection of ceilings and interior walls. This crown detail will conceal the paint-line reveal when the ceiling moves.

  • The architect specced a switchback stair rail with no newel post at the landing — a visually pleasing but structurally weak design. Here’s how the builder provided support without changing the designer’s intent.

  • This premium countertop material continues to be difficult to obtain and install without factory training. A Massachusetts remodeler sorts through the confusing array of products and takes a look at the installer certification process.

  • There will always be homeowners who are out to take advantage of unwary builders. These tales of woe may help you see them coming and minimize the harm.

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