Here's the hands-on information you need to build any kind of deck - from the most basic to the most sophisticated. On this tape, professional carpenter Scott Schuttner builds two decks–one a simple, single-level deck that demonstrates the basic principles of deck construction; the other a custom wraparound deck complete with stairs, planters and built-in seating.
In this tape, designed for professionals and homeowners alike, Savage guides you step-by-step as he trims out parts of a house and shares his job-site savvy and secrets. You'll learn to match pieces of trim precisely, negotiate unsquare openings, and seat moldings solidly against bumpy walls and ceilings.
In this wall-framing video, Larry Haun and his brother Joe build the exterior and interior walls of a basic 1,600 square foot house. Starting from the completed floor deck, they take you step-by-step through the entire process, showing you practical ways to organize tasks, streamline procedures and handle the right tools and materials efficiently.
Families get the home-repair treatment from a team of designers in this popular spin-off from the personal-makeover hit. Another offshoot, `How'd They Do That?' takes a closer look at the work done on each house.
Kitchen and Bath Laminate Countertops 101 is a detailed, instructional dvd that teaches how to build and install custom made countertops. Learn the basic laminating procedures along with some advanced techniques to make your countertop project a success. Douglas Smith, "The Countertop Guy," teaches every step in fine detail. This dvd teaches how to measure for new counters, cut the laminate and wood, build the countertop sub striaght, glue, file, router, cut out sink and range cutouts, and shows how to install countertops in great detail. Douglas explains the countertop making process in an easy to understand language, so anyone can build their own countertop.
See an actual house being built from the ground up. Watch surveyors, architects, carpenters, electricians, plumbers, bricklayers and other tradesmen at work while Gwen and Danny explain what they're doing.
Ceramic-tile countertops can be as attractive as they are practical. And a small countertop is the perfect introduction to the techniques of tiling. With a bathroom as his job site, professional tilesetter Michael Byrne demonstrates how to get traditional results with modern materials. You'll learn how to work with both backer-board and mortar-bed substrates, how to trim tile around a sink, and how to detail your countertop for a clean, crisp look. If this is your first go at tilesetting, Byrne gives you the confidence to see the job through. If you're an experienced tilesetter, you'll find this tape full of new ideas to bring to your next tile job.
Learn Techniques for Smooth Walls and Ceilings. For any drywall project, this is a must have!