- Product # 027040
- Type Softcover Magazine
- Published Date 2014
- Pages 124
Professional-grade instruction to improve your home Fine Homebuilding’s Projects Step-by-Step offers detailed plans and instruction for improving your home in a wide variety of ways. Written by builders and remodelers who share their secrets, this collection – from the premier magazine for professional builders and do-it-yourselfers – shows you how to make home improvements you can be proud of.
Focuses on popular areas of improvement Make the updates to the areas that really matter in the home, including key kitchen and bath projects. Projects Step-by-Step covers cabinetry, trim details, tiling, plus windows and doors. You’ll also learn how to restore a wood entry door, tile a tub surround, design and build a custom kitchen island, install a stair rail, put in wainscoting, and more.
Design ideas + detailed how-tos The magazine offers two special sections, one spotlighting good design for home projects, the other focusing on the skills involved – including air sealing for energy efficiency, cutting trim, and working with joint compound. With detailed drawings and diagrams you won’t find anywhere else, this Fine Homebuilding special issue offers professional-grade instruction for anyone who takes pride in making custom improvements to their home.
Learn the skills and take it from there Since Fine Homebuilding’s Projects Step by Step includes sections on design skills and building skills, you’ll learn valuable techniques that you can apply to other projects around your home – and beyond.
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- Table of Contents
Section 1: Creative Cabinetry
Design and Build a Kitchen Island (Issue 232)
Built-in Corner Seating Nook (Issue 225)
Master Carpenter: Build a Floating Vanity (Issue 236)
Section 2: Windows and Doors Done Right
Restore a Wood Entry Door (Issue 225)
New Window in an Old Opening (Issue 224)
Install A Bay Window Pats 1 & 2 (Issues 234, 236)
Section 3: Tile Your Bath with Style
Master Carpenter: Old school Path to a Wide Open Bath (Issue 233)
Tiling a Tub Surround (Issue 237)
Linear Drain for Custom Showers (Issue 231)
Section 4: Distinct Details
Master Carpenter: Weaving Wood and Tile into a Stunning Floor (Issue 229)
A Distinctive Stair Rail (Issue 226)
Taking Wainscot Up the Stairs (Issue 224)
Special Section: Design Essentials
Drawing Board: Bay Windows (236)
Drawing Board: Kitchen Island (232)
Drawing Board: Comfortable Dining Nooks (225)
Special Section: Must-have Building Skills
Building Skills: Air Sealing Windows and Doors (230)
Building Skills: How to Mix Joint Compound (226)
Building Skills: Cutting trim and Corners (220)