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Lightweight and easy to install, artificial stone is a popular alternative building material.
Section 1: Cutting, Gluing, and Seaming Solid Surface Basics · What’s Covered · Tools Needed · Cutting · Gluing Two Pieces Together · Finishing The Surface Section 2: Fabricating a Counter Top · What’s Covered? · Templating/Sheet Layout · Edge Build-Up · Inside Corners Procedure · Installing Sinks · Solid Surface Undermount Sink · Stainless Steel, Granite, or Porcelain Undermount […]
I’m building a double-door fence gate. How do I construct it so it doesn’t sag? First, use the biggest, beefiest hinge hardware you can find. Second, build the gate doors with ample bracing. For large doors, skip the “Z” shaped bracing in favor of a “double Z” for each door. In other words, each door should utilize three 2-by-4 cross […]
Years ago it seems like every deck that was built was constructed out of good old CCA…pine wood treated with copper chromium arsenic, commonly referred to as pressure treated lumber. Because most of the decks were constructed out of the same type of lumber (CCA), the products that you used to stain them and the way you went about it […]
Tricking the Eyes: New type of wood looks old, feels old, but is brand new.
Ceiling fans are both functional and decorative. They are particularly useful in the summer, since they effectively reduce energy usage while creating a cool breeze. They can also be used in the winter to gently pull heated air away from the ceiling where it tends to collect. Light kits can be added to increase the […]
Storage areas can easily be found by building above your garage. Install an attic access ladder and take advantage of the unused space.
Deck lights add beauty, value and function to your outdoor living space.
Install it yourself to protect your home and save on labor costs.
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