Wondering if installing a central vacuum system is worth it? Here’s one homeowner’s experience.
Touching up like a pro means using the right mortar. Lime-based putties take longer to set but they won't break bricks.
A deck can handle even the rowdiest gang of fraternity brothers as long as the beam that carries the floor joists is properly bolted to the side of the house. Unlike bolts, nails can pull out — and without warning.
Fiber-optic lighting can save energy and mean the end of hard-to-change light bulbs.
No house style exemplifies our national identity as sweetly as the humble log cabin — just think of Lincoln's birthplace.