CERAMIC TILES: This is What a Proper Installation Looks Like
Updated on October 20th, 2018
UPDATED 19Oct2018: There are two reasons ceramic floor tiles are unique in the world of home improvements First,...Continue Reading
SHARPENING TOOLS: How To Get Razor-Sharp Tools in Minute...
Updated on January 3rd, 2019
UPDATED 2Jan2019: Sometimes the journey of becoming a skilled woodworker takes you down paths that didn’t seem...Continue Reading
THREE READER Q&As: Furnace Room Ventilation, Insula...
Updated on November 28th, 2020
Furnace Room Ventilation Q: Do I need to install vented doors when I build a wall around the furnace and water heater...Continue Reading
BASEMENT HEATING Q&A: “Should I Move Heating ...
Published onSeptember 21st, 2018
A Reader Asks Q: How should I arrange the heating ducts as I convert an unfinished basement space into a couple...Continue Reading
RAISED PANELS, HAND-PLANED: Make Solid Wood Panels Witho...
Updated on January 16th, 2021
Woodworking machines are great, but there's more of a place for hand tools than many home woodworkers realize Click...Continue Reading
Is a Tankless Water Heater for You?
Updated on December 19th, 2020
VIDEO BELOW: Tankless water heaters are a popular item these days and they offer real advantages – they save energy...Continue Reading
TANKLESS WATER HEATERS: Video Tour of How They Work
Updated on September 15th, 2018
Tankless water heaters do three things that tank-style heaters can't First, they're small They take up little space...Continue Reading
VIDEO FEATURE: Creating Fancy Sidewall Shingles
Updated on May 14th, 2019
Normally I'm not a fan of wood siding It just doesn't last long enough and it's always hungry for paint or stain But...Continue Reading
VIDEO Q&A SESSION: Watch a Replay of the Live Event
Updated on September 1st, 2018
This past Monday I broadcast my first live video event It was a question-and-answer session where I offered solutions...Continue Reading
HOW-TO STACK FIREWOOD: Round Piles Offer Big Advantages
Updated on August 14th, 2019
UPDATED 17Aug2018: After more than 20 years of stacking firewood in square or linear piles, I discovered that...Continue Reading