A Tale of a Timber Frame

Nature is transformed into a handsome, useful structure

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Workshop

 

Workshop

Transformations

Twin Peaks

Refiguring the roof made a dowdy house twice as nice.By John Marchese

Upkeep

Where the Sidewalk Mends

How to repair a damaged concrete path and steps.By Nancy Lackman

By Design

Play Station

Versatility makes a desk work for both kids and parents.By Ryan Robbins

Technology

Digital Helping Hand

Hand-held computers and software simplify life on the job site.By James Ryan

Talking Shop

Finish Hammers

A blow-by-blow account of these nimble nailers.By Clayton DeKorne

Finances

Filing for Dollars

Finding tax breaks in your home.By Kerry Hannon and Amy R. Hughes

Luxuries

Quiet, Please

Building an English-style wood-paneled home library.By Max Alexander

Transformations

Twin Peaks

Refiguring the roof made a dowdy house twice as nice.By John Marchese

Upkeep

Where the Sidewalk Mends

How to repair a damaged concrete path and steps.By Nancy Lackman

By Design

Play Station

Versatility makes a desk work for both kids and parents.By Ryan Robbins

Technology

Digital Helping Hand

Hand-held computers and software simplify life on the job site.By James Ryan

Talking Shop

Finish Hammers

A blow-by-blow account of these nimble nailers.By Clayton DeKorne

Finances

Filing for Dollars

Finding tax breaks in your home.By Kerry Hannon and Amy R. Hughes

Luxuries

Quiet, Please

Building an English-style wood-paneled home library.By Max Alexander

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Features

 

Features

Homeowners Handbook

Trimming Out a Window

Tom Silva's step-by-step instructions for one of his favorite jobs [MDASH] installing window casings.By Scott Gibson

Master Sweet

At the show's Manchester project, the L-shaped master bedroom and bath grow by 50 percent.By Jefferson Kolle

Some Assembly Required

Building a new old house by updating and adding on to a reconstructed 1790 Cape.By Jonathan Binzen

The Night the Lights Went On in Georgia

Hidden fixtures subtly and charmingly illuminate this Atlanta house and landscape.By Jordan Reed

Out of the Woods: The Tale of a Timber Frame

A recording artist/builder constructs a work-and-play timber-frame barn in Vermont.By Joe Carter

Poster: Chisels

Whether used for chopping or paring, this tool has changed little in 10,000 years.By Ryan Robbins

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Departments

 

Departments

On the Job

Heating the stairwell at the Manchester project house.

House Calls With Steve

A couple create their ideal kitchen in two stages.

Ask the Expert

Unsticking windows, reusing molding, and removing cork flooring.

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