House and Components
A house is much more than just a collection of rooms. Here’s everything that goes into making your house a home.
How to Prep Your Roof for the Fall
Don't wait until the first snowfall to get these tasks done! Keep that roof in tip-top shape by running through...
Estimating Software Technology
What? You’re not using geospatial generated estimates? Read this article to find out why you should start.
12 Bad Roof Maintenance Habits to Stop Doing Immediately
A healthy roof is one of the most important parts of your home. These bad roof maintenance habits could cost...
Metal Roofing Installation: How to Install Metal Roofing Over Shingles
Metal roofing installation: What to consider when putting a steel roof over asphalt shingles.
How to Shingle a Roof
Pros and cons of two popular roofing methods for a how to shingle a roof project.
How to Frame a Gabled Dormer
A gabled roof looks great from the outside and adds space and light inside.
How to Remove an Ice Dam From Your Roof
Combat ice dams this winter to prevent water damage in your home.
Installing Chimney Flashing
Leak-proof your chimney using this traditional, time-tested flashing method.
Reader Project: How to Build a Cupola
Making only a few modifications to The Family Handyman’s How to Build a Cupola project, reader Bruno Bucci built this...
Severe Weather Guide: How to Reinforce Your Roof
When severe weather hits, you're going to want to make sure your roof's in tip top shape. Here are some...
Roofing: How to Install Step Flashing
Why step flashing works and how to install roof flashing against a wall
How to Prevent Ice Dams With Deicing Cables
Heat cables are a simple, inexpensive solution to ice dam problems
How to Work with Scaffolding Safely
How to rent, setup and use scaffolding when you have to work on your roof, siding or chimney.