What to Know About Controlling Dust During Remodeling You can't eliminate dust during construction, but there are ways to contain and remove as much of it as possible. But during a remodeling project, it’s particularly abundant — and potentially hazardous. http://bit.ly/Controlling-Dust-During-Remodeling
Use this formula to order framing materials One stud per linear foot of wall. Five linear feet of plate material (bottoms, tops and ties) per linear foot of wall. It’ll look like too much lumber when it arrives, but you’ll need the extra stuff for corners, window and door frames, blocking and braces. Set aside the crooked stuff for short pieces.
A jig and screw kit allows fast installation of decking without pilot holes. The secret of the handy hidden fastener system is an augering screw that hogs out wood as it's driven, along with a special tool that holds it at the proper angle and acts as a board spacer.
1900′s Seattle home needed a kitchen remodel and was lacking a master bathroom. We remodeled the kitchen, main floor powder room, added a dormer to house the new master bathroom and finished the basement.