Construction How-To, Landscaping, Outdoor Living
Outdoor Improvements with a Natural Look
Construction How-To, Decks, Decks, Decks, Outdoor Living, Outdoor Living - Directory
A fast, efficient—and accurate as all get-out—way to frame your next deck.
Construction How-To, Painting, Projects, Remodeling, Wall Coverings
Professional painting results come from careful planning and prep work. DIY’ers should take a cue from the pros and think through every phase of the project ahead of time. The Right Primer & Paint Starting with a good primer ensures the truest color for your top coat, no matter the surface you’re working with—walls, cabinetry or trim. Beyond the truer […]
Construction How-To, Construction How-To, Mantels. Trim, Molding
Moulding and trim are what give the walls of a room its character and appeal. Whereas some DIY homeowners find this type of finish carpentry to be a rewarding challenge, others consider it a big pain in the neck. Here are a few pro-grade tips and tricks to help you succeed if you decide to tackle it yourself. Choice of […]
Construction How-To, Finish Carpentry, Remodeling
By Matt Weber
Construction How-To, Decks, Decks, Outdoor Living, Outdoor Living - Directory
It won’t be long before the weather breaks, and everyone is back to building outdoors. The time to plan your new deck is at hand, and here’s a roundup of new products to consider for the project. Deckorators Voyage Composite Decking Deckorators has expanded its line of wood-alternative decking with the launch of Voyage (pictured). This new line of composite […]
Construction How-To, Tool Reviews, Tools
From routing wires to drilling pilot holes for fasteners, drill bits are indispensable tools for the professional tradesman as well as the DIY homeowner. In this article, EHT explores a wide range of drill bits to cover the basic types and their various applications. Twist Bits and Common Materials The standard twist-type drill bit is the most mass-produced drill […]
Construction How-To, Decks, Decks, Outdoor Living, Patios
When the size of a patio project is too large to DIY, it’s time to call the pros.