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Dome Homes

This cozy style is making a comeback.

Building a Rental House

What features make an income property valuable?

The Cheapest Houses You Can Build

How much space do you really need?

Building a Barndominium

They're spacious and comparatively cheap.

The 9 Hardest Parts of Building a House

Get the home of your dreams without losing your mind.

Floating Tiny Homes

Houses on the water can be a magical refuge.

DIY Mudroom Bench with Storage

Transitional spaces can help you declutter.

Wood Walls and Ceilings Guaranteed to Wow

Make a bold impression with the most natural material.

Steps to Building a House Checklist

Streamline the process by staying on task at each phase.

Easy Home Upgrades to Make before Selling Your House

A few quick improvements can significantly boost your price.

Interior Trim: How to Uplevel a Room on a Budget

Natural wood elements can make a big improvement.

How to Install Bullnose Corner Blocks

Bullnose corner blocks are a common architectural advice for blunting the corners of buildings.

How to Install a Wall Safe

A wall safe is a great option for small valuables at home.

Divide and Conquer: Approach Your Renovation With a Plan

It's easy to get overwhelmed during a home renovation. Here are 4 ways to ease the negative emotions.

Incorporating Subtle Universal Design Into Your Home

If you're building a home from scratch or doing a major remodel, consider universal design.

Important Universal Design Numbers to Remember

Knowing the right way to approach home renovations will rely heavily on universal design.

5 Areas to Repair Now That Will Save You Time Later

We share 5 areas to keep your eye on now to save time and money later in home repairs.

How to Install Soundproof Drywall

Add some privacy and freedom.

Dado Joint

A stopped dado joint is a special kind of joint to hold together boards intersecting at 90 degrees.

Contractors: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Contractors are the backbone of residential construction.

Building a Sweater Drying Rack for Your Laundry Room

A sweater drying rack is an innovatively cost-effective device that can be functional and decorative.

Tips for Removing a Load Bearing Wall

If you are removing a load bearing wall, there are a few things that you will need to keep in mind.