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Tips and advice from experienced contractors working in the field.
Create Perfect Miters
Tips for getting perfectly mitered joints on the jobsite and in the workshop
Build a Faux Stone Accent Wall
Why Locking Air Chucks Are a Great Investment
Five Tips for a Successful Water Damage Restoration Project
4 Ways to Grow Your Business with General Liability Insurance
The Secret Numbers For Cutting Crown Flat
12 Scaffolding Safety Tips and Handy Hints
We picked the brain of a scaffolding expert, and he gave us these great tips...
The Best Way To Tape And Coat Butt Joint (VIDEO)
An in-depth look at the best way to tape and mud for drywall butt joints
Best Sliding Door Ever? (VIDEO)
Is this the best sliding door ever? Jordan Smith seems to think so... here's why.
Why Schluter’s Tile Backer Is A Game-Changer (VIDEO)
Matt Risinger talks about why he reccomends Schluter's DITRA for anyone installing tile
An Entire Building Made From Just Wood and Concrete (VIDEO)
Watch as Matt RIsinger goes inside a Swiss building made entirely out of concrete and wood.
Factory-Built Homes… Made From Nothing But Wood? (VIDEO)
The Build Show goes inside a factory in Switzerland where homes are made using nothing...
Learn Why American Windows Are Illegal In Sweden (VIDEO)
Follow along as Matt Risinger travels to Sweden to see how buildings and homes are...
Radon Gas Remediation: The Best Radon Mitigation Systems
Radon gas moves from the soil into a home directly through pores in concrete and...
Why You Should Avoid the Ceramic 3D Tile Trend
Reasons contractors should avoid the recent 3D tile trend
Is Radon Testing Required to Sell a Home?
Is radon testing required to sell a home? In some cases, yes. But even if...
Top 20 Smart Home Tech Products Coming Out in 2019
These are our top tech products that will upgrade your house into a smart home.
How to Make New Wood Look Old
Whether used for shelving, floors or furniture, time-worn wood brings a touch of rustic charm...
Which Product is Best for Filling Holes?
Spackling past, Joint Compound and Epoxy are the three most common products used to fill...
How To Make Your Own Shims
Shims are one of a carpenters most commonly used tools. So what should you do...
A Plumber’s Secret Plunger Trick
An expert plumber explains the difference between plungers and shows how to use them properly.
How To Connect a Water Line To a Refrigerator
A plumber explains how to connect a water line to a refrigerator
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How to Clean Roof Stains
A great guide to cleaning off roof stains without causing a bunch of damage.
The Case for the Compact Router
Is it worth it to buy a compact trim router? Here's what we think.
Wood Finishes That are Food Safe
Choosing the correct finish is always a tough job, and when it comes to food...
10 Worst Trees for A Home’s Plumbing
Trees are most often an asset to the home landscape, but some species can cause...