Framing a Roof from the Ground Up
It's safer and more comfortable to frame a roof on the ground, then lift it into...
Jambs & Thresholds For Fat Walls
Extra-thick walls present a problem when it comes to installing prehung entry-door units. Here are some tested solutions, both stock and custom, that can help.
Pouring a Shallow Frost-Protected Slab
A 4-foot-deep concrete frost wall can add thousands of dollars to the cost of a...
Kitchen & Bath: Tricks of the Trade
Tools and tips from expert installers