...Works for any spring angle and (almost) any size crown.
An easy to make scoop that cleans the bucket as you empty it.
Fast-setting glue and sacrificial guides keep your workpiece smooth and snipe-free
A smooth slab begins with a lump of mud and a straight 2x5
A fast and inexpensive way to patch stucco walls. Put this in your bag of tricks.
The underlayment is the water control layer; valleys, crickets, and chimneys are the most vulnerable spots
Getting silicone to stick to the window and not your finger
Groundwater and surface runoff are just looking for someplace to go; French drains are one option
Brute strength will not win in a war with physics. Smart design predicts the resonance of a building and sidesteps the waves
The absence of an accident does not mean the presence of safety; push sticks are expendable; fingers are not.
Four straight 2x6s, a lot of glue, a mortiser, planer, sharp chisels, band saw, forstner bits, a block plane, oscillating spindle sander, and a rubber mallet are all you need
When window replacement is not the best option, you can tighten up old windows with weatherstripping
DuhWalt's revolutionary new technology can help you get from D’oh to Done when you have boards that are too short on one end
A California valley is faster than cutting all of the shingles up a valley. With shingles bedded in cement, it can be exported to other states.
An accurate setup made from scraps can help you salvage lumber that is too crooked to frame with but could be great for blocking or furring strips