A master carpenter explains how his apprehension turned to appreciation in a mere six hours.
Kitchens & Baths
A sink sprayer for the toilet.
Adding accessories to Bestbath shower walls requires no blocking at all
Seven tips for a better installation and some advanced tile saw acrobatics, too
Kitchen cabinet carcasses are just four-sided cubes made with plywood and simple joinery. Repetition is the name of this game.
7 less common (but potentially problematic) shower waterproofing situations
All complex assemblies involving multiple trades demand the critical, and constant, focus of supervisors. Where one trade ends and another begins must show continuity. If you do not build redundancy into the system, you are building in risk.
Heavy-duty drawer hardware and a simple cabinet turns a blind corner into roll-out storage
Curbs, corners, and drains are the culprits of most shower leaks. If you do not build redundancy into the system, you are building risk into it
Two ways to spice up stock cabinets
A hidden funnel between inside and out dumps water into the wall
Accessibility doesn't have to be ugly, and it can be adaptable, too
A closer look at using moisture-resistant materials for wet locations.