Too often it seems achieving balance is an elusive pursuit. That is, until you experience Terry and Jayne Hunt’s lakeside home. Their contemporary ranch-style home is all about contrasts – dark and light, stone and wood, Old World craftsmanship and sleek modern lines.
Factors to be considered are the depth and condition of the current foundation or basement, the current lot coverage (structural and impervious surfaces now covering the acreage divided by the total acreage as
Most remodeling projects begin with homeowners dreaming of everything they could wish for to make a room perfect for their lifestyle. But what if your dream wasn’t one of luxury or convenience, but rather a wish to brighten the life of a child with mitochondrial disease, a rare, life-threatening, genetic disorder?
Thermally modified wood (TMW) is gaining traction in the U.S. as an intelligent new building material. Kevin DeMars of Attica Millworks, Inc., one of only a few U.S. TMW specialists, answers some questions on this ingenious product.