CONTRACTOR TIPSBuilding Permits: What to Know About Green Building and Energy Codes
In Part 4 of our series examining the residential permit process, we review typical green building and energy code requirementsFull Story
FUN HOUZZEverything I Need to Know About Decorating I Learned from Downton Abbey
Mind your manors with these 10 decorating tips from the PBS series, returning on January 5Full Story
ARCHITECTUREThink Like an Architect: Know Your Homesite for a Great Design
Learn how to approach a building site the way professionals do — considering everything in sightFull Story
REMODELING GUIDESConstruction Timelines: What to Know Before You Build
Learn the details of building schedules to lessen frustration, help your project go smoothly and prevent delaysFull Story
COFFEE WITH AN ARCHITECTA Few Things I Would Like to Ask Frank Lloyd Wright
It could take a lifetime to understand Frank Lloyd Wright's work — less if we had answers to a few simple questionsFull Story
ROOFSWhat to Know Before Selecting Your Home’s Roofing Material
Understanding the various roofing options can help you make an informed choiceFull Story
EXTERIORSRoofing Materials: Slate Makes for Fireproof Roofs That Last
It stands up to weather and fire without losing its high-end look. But can your budget handle it?Full Story
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