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Is your house safe? Use this checklist to find out.
It's best to discover hidden issues before they make themselves known.
This is not a drill: The best nail gun to secure optimal DIY results
If picking power tools feels like a hammer to the head, save energy and aggravation and grab one of our best nail gun selections to guarantee a clean, consistent outcome.
Save space and money with this chop saw conversion project
Two tools for (almost) the price of one.
Create a portable workspace by building your own folding saw horses
Rigid saw horses take up a lot of space. Folding ones can be easily stashed away.
How to patch holes in drywall
Big holes, small holes, doesn't matter. We'll help you fix 'em right up.
Meet the hero who saved everything you love about modern cities
Jane Jacobs made preserving old neighborhoods cooler than tearing them down.
Bricks were always going to win the Game of Thrones
An ode to the underrated construction material.
New York City’s old buildings need serious upgrades to meet new emissions standards
New York City passed a carbon tax for large structures. ‘Mass retrofitting’ is sure to follow.
The EPA’s latest news on asbestos has a lot of people nervous
The carcinogen is banned in 55 countries, but not here.
Buildings of the future might be constructed by swarms of robots
It's not just possible—it might actually be better.