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How the Pros Handle a Double Garage Door Upgrade
Construction How-To

How the Pros Handle a Double Garage Door Upgrade

                The two large garage doors at the front of the Hollingsworth house accounted for a great deal of its exterior decor. To give the house a fresh boost of curb appeal, Jeremy Hollingsworth upgraded the two aluminum overhead doors with a couple of handsome new insulated units from the American Tradition Series […]

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Make a Customized French Storm Door
Construction How-To

Make a Customized French Storm Door

By Rob Robillard A storm door is very much part of a home’s curb appeal. We were recently asked to replace an existing French-style combination screen and storm door on a client’s house. The existing door was constructed of pine and had metal clips that held the screen or storm panels in place. Both screen/storm panels would overlap the opening […]

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Protect Your Wood for Outdoor Living
Outdoor Living

Protect Your Wood for Outdoor Living

Staining and sealing for protection from the elements By Matt Weber

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Heavy-Duty Storage Solutions
Storage

Heavy-Duty Storage Solutions

By Matt Weber I recently spent a few days at the Home Depot headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia. I toured the facility, explored the company’s Product Quality and Engineering Laboratory, and got a peek at the latest in tools and equipment from the premiere brands that will stock store shelves this year. When it comes to tool storage, the Depot has […]

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Stabilize a Leaning Fence
Construction How-To

Stabilize a Leaning Fence

              Use a steel wire to stabilize a leaning post and prevent further damage to your fence.

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Repairing Faux Stone
Construction How-To

Repairing Faux Stone

The front steps of our project house had two problems: They were ugly and dangerous. We needed to make them pretty and safe.

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