All posts tagged "metal"
New Concealed Iron Baluster DIY Installation Kit from L.J. Smith® Stair Systems
Creating a clean, on-trend look when replacing balusters just got easier. L.J. Smith® Stair Systems has introduced a new Concealed Iron Baluster Installation Kit, making it simpler for homeowners to tackle the DIY project of installing half-inch hollow square...
- Posted August 25, 2021
Basement Stairway Combines Wood and Metal for Appealing Transitional Look
For homeowners and experienced DIYers Jamie and Jamison Rantz, a mixture of Hickory and iron proved the winning combination for their basement stairway. Following the popular trend of mixing woods and metals in the home, the Rantz...
- Posted July 26, 2021
On Metal Studs
When our general contracting grandfather was building homes in the early part of this century, a two by four measured a full two inches by four inches. Today, the same stick of wood framing material measures a...
- Posted November 16, 2015
The Secret To Choosing The Perfect Nail
Today we’re going to hit the nail on the head, get right to the point. Sometimes we’ll be painfully blunt. Occasionally we may bend the issue or split hairs. In any case we hope that you will...
- Posted July 29, 2015
The Merits of Metal Roofing
If you’ve got leaks and drips from peak to border, a brand new roof might be in order. Today you’ll learn how a new metal roof might serve you better. While they cost more initially, metal roofs...
- Posted February 15, 2014
Every year about this time kitchen and bath dealers and certified kitchen designers put their heads together to decide what’s hot for the two most important rooms in the home. As always, countertops are a key element...
- Posted February 14, 2014