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Protecting Outdoor Wood

By Matt Weber We’re all aware of the wonders of wood as a building material, but to preserve its natural good looks when used outdoors, it’s necessary to apply a stain/sealer to protect it from Mother Nature. From mold and ultraviolet rays to insect infestation and rot, the threats to wood are plentiful. Choosing the right sealant, prepping the wood […]

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October Hot Products

Greenworks Pro 60V 21″ Self-Propelled Cordless Mower Quiet operation, gas-equivalent performance and zero emissions—that’s what you can expect from the new 60-volt Greenworks Pro cordless self-propelled mower. With no need for a stubborn pull-start, the high-efficiency brushless motor activates with the push of a button to provide more power, torque and longer life. When you encounter an uphill climb, trigger […]

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Innovations in Tile Installation

Man has used stone and ceramic to cover walls and floors since ancient times. Tile is a waterproof, durable and stylish option for any space. With all the new looks and sizes to choose from, it’s easy to see why people want it for their homes. Methods for installation evolve over time, however, and this article highlights some innovative new […]

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New Appliances for Your Kitchen UPGRADE

We cover a lot of remodeling projects in the pages EHT, but when it comes to kitchen renovations, the project usually revolves around placement of the new appliances. Here’s a roundup of innovative new appliances to consider when planning your next upgrade. Pfister PotFiller Faucets Potfiller faucets are standard features of your favorite restaurant kitchens. Why not bring that same […]

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Reversible Stair Risers – Ideal DIY Project

Homeowners can add style to any stairway with new Reversible Risers from Ornamental Mouldings & Millwork. Available in two decorative styles, each easy-to-apply riser comes primed and ready for installation. Two options are available in the Reversible Risers: a shiplap and beaded planking version and an oak and primed smooth version. The primed sides of either version can easily be […]

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Installing an Exterior Foundation Drain

Late one night during a flash flood, the rear basement wall of our house sprung a leak. A steady stream had spouted straight out the face of a cinderblock where it pooled onto the concrete floor, and that pool was growing fast. A crash of thunder woke me up, so I managed to catch the leak before disaster struck, but […]

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Handy Jigs for the Woodworker

Wood jigs help you work smarter instead of harder. A jig is a purpose-built tool accessory that makes it easier to perform a certain woodworking application, from cutting dowels to mitering crown molding, and everything in between. Here’s a look at some handy tool jigs to facilitate your next woodworking project. Kreg Tool Adaptive Cutting System When building wood projects, […]

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SawStop Announces New Model: Jobsite Saw PRO

Tualatin, Oregon – September 4, 2019:  SawStop today announced the launch of their new Jobsite Saw PRO table saw. The upgraded PRO model carries forward all the features that established the original Jobsite Saw as a class leader, including SawStop’s contact detection technology, while adding new capabilities optimized for the construction and woodworking professional. The original Jobsite Saw debuted in […]

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Beyond Paint® – For All Your Home Projects

      Beyond Paint® products are unique and perfect for- Cabinets, Furniture, Countertops, Vanities, Doors, Accessories and more. What makes Beyond Paint® so different from any other paints? With Beyond Paint® not only is there No stripping , No sanding and No priming needed, but there is also a sealer within the formula; that makes it more durable than […]

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September Hot Products

Pac Trim Wall Treatments The clean lines, the versatility, the hand-crafted feel and the flexibility… Shiplap wall treatments add dimension and character to many different design styles. The horizontal, vertical or angled application of shiplap to a wall, or entire room, can create a unique focal point. The Pac Trim product line includes more than 500 moulding profiles of base, […]

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