You have probably heard about people making colorful scrapbooks to keep their memories alive and to document significant events in their lives. The end result is always a delight to hold and one cannot help but appreciate all the details and work that goes into making one. Because creating scrapbooks involves placing a lot of […]
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These projects are not as strenuous as your spring and fall chores, and they’ll leave you plenty of time for cuddling up under a quilt near your fireplace with that novel you’ve been meaning to read. So, put on some festive holiday music, heat up a batch of hot cider or cocoa and settle in […]
During the weekend of November 2, I co-hosted a regional Timber Framers Guild meet up with Stephen Morrison from Moresun Woodworking. It is the third one that we have had the privilege to host and I came away with some great insights and new knowledge. We started to gather around 9:00 at the MoreSun shop, meeting new friends and greeting old ones. About […]
Silt fences, often referred to as filter fences, are temporary barriers used to control sediment during construction. Such fences are a popular because they’re simple and cheap to build and maintain. 1. Silt fences preserve water quality. Construction will often cause the soil on a worksite to loosen, and the loosened soil can contaminate nearby […]
A full timber frame house uses posts and beams for all the structural exterior walls and interior walls. This allows great expanses of open space and the frame is completely free standing. Posts, beams, trusses and joist are exposed to enhance the drama and intricacy of the workmanship. The wood can be finished in a […]
After the heat and humidity of summer, fall is a refreshing and invigorating season that puts homeowners in the mood to get projects underway. Before the weather gets too cold, use your free time to prepare your house and yard for winter. Get started on your projects early, so you’ll have plenty of time to […]