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Tips and advice from experienced contractors working in the field.
Vinyl Siding Tips
Vinyl has long been a popular choice for both new construction and re-siding projects, and...
Wire Shelving Made Easier
Tips of the Trades Vol. 3
All Work and No Play Vol. 2
Tips of the Trades Vol. 2
Jobsite Surprises Vol. 1
Not many jobs go exactly as planned. Here are some great example of the surprises...
Next Time, Hire a Pro Vol. 3
Tips Of The Trades Vol.1
Like grandpa used to say, “A place for every tool and every tool in it’...
All Work and No Play Vol. 1
Tips and tricks for finding and keeping your employees
Next Time, Hire a Pro Vol. 2
Check out these unfortunate home improvements and repairs that don’t quite live up to...
Next Time, Hire a Pro Vol 1.
Check out these unfortunate home improvements and repairs that don't quite live up to the...
Do What Ya Gotta Do Vol. 1
Sometimes you gotta do what you gotta do to get the job done. Here are...
Working In The Cold
Here are a few tips that the Minnesota-based CPT crew has picked that will help...
Hang A Double Door
Which Tile Backer is Best?
In this article we’ll explain the pros and cons of various tile substrate products,...
Trim Carpentry Tips
Trimming is detailed work that requires patience, skill and just a little bit of a...
Discover How Radius Trim Is Made
Build A Welding Table (VIDEO)
Watch this video to learn how to build a welding table
Deck Fasteners…You’ve Got Options
Has it been a while since you built your last deck? Did you fasten the...
Safety Glasses Abuse Test
Why Choose Mineral Wool Insulation?
Mineral wool has some real advantages over the alternatives. If you have an insulation job...
Clamping and Gluing Tips and Tricks
Health gurus say to "treat your body like a temple". Well, here at Construction Pro...
Which Wood Substitute Works Best?
Doing some exterior work on a house and trying to decide which material to use?...
Worm Drive Versus Direct Drive—Which Circular Saw is Best for You?
Learn about the differences between a worm drive and a direct drive circular saw, and...
Tips for Making Portable Tools for Your Workshop
In the workshop, garage, basement or shed, having wheels on your tools and equipment means...
Get Yourself out of Prickly Plumbing Predicaments
Even pro plumbers run into unforeseen problems on the job. Veteran plumber Les Zell shares...
Working With Metal-Clad (MC) Cable
When electrical wiring needs extra protection, metal-clad (MC) cable is a great solution, and is...
Tackle Tricky Plumbing Problems
Check out these great solutions to plumbing problems that were not what they seemed.