How to build a wooden fence
The easiest and cheapest fence you can make yourself, spending a couple of weekends. If you do not know how to do it, read the…
Construction of a vaulted ( cathedral) ceiling
This article describes three types of structural assemblies for creating a vaulted ceiling formed by roof slopes. Without the…
How to sharpen a hand wood handsaw
Manual hacksaw for sawing boards, plywood, chipboard, and other construction materials. Correct sharpening and set-up saw teeth.
The best materials and ways to insulate a house
For many people on the planet, the question posed in this article title is by no means an abstract one: freezing winters or…
Pros and cons of polyurethane foam insulation
Polyurethane foam (PUR) insulation by spraying is characterized by a complete absence of joints and gaps, which excludes the…
Fibercement siding
If learn a few elementary techniques, such as cutting and nailing, fiber-cement siding is simple to install and goes on one plank…
What tools do you need to build a house, Part 2
Using modern tools, you can quickly and reliably build your own house. Let us dwell in more detail on some of the tools that play…
Power Tools - Power saws for home construction
Although power tools can’t replace hand tools, they sure make construction work more accessible and more efficient. It can be a…
How much will you spend on heating your home
How much money will you lose on heating if you build a cold house? And how much area will you lose if you make too thick walls?…
Fireplace in a frame house
Modern recessed fireplaces combined with a warm frame house or SIP house can effectively heat a home—instructions for building a…
What tools do you need to build a house, Part 1
To build a house, you need the materials and tools to complete the work at every stage, from marking the site to finishing. What…
What is better for floors lumber, I-joist or wooden trusses?
What is more practical for a slab: lumbers, I-beams, or wooden trusses? What are the advantages of lumbers and the benefits of…