In an extensive renovation of this large house on the north shore of Boston, Siemasko & Verbridge Architects gave a lot of attention to details. Looking through this upstairs doorway…
Communicating your construction specialty to the ideal clients within your niche market will enable you to work for fewer more profitable clients instead of many less profitable ones.
Sheathing, wet OSB, and how you never get to do your own work when you are managing staff on site.
The considerations that make this ProHOME energy efficient went above and beyond code minimum. Way beyond.
I love it when builders think outside the box to solve problems. In the case of this shed dormer (detailed in FHB issue #200, and available here as a pdf:…
Gussets and 2x4s make a deep-sloped ceiling for a thick layer of insulation.
Thick walls designed for continuous, full-depth insulation at the floor joists work well for production building.
Enjoy these playful choices in residential design in the Farmhouse style.