Topic: Raising the Roof

Three Books and a Website for Home Planning, Building and Remodeling

Three Books and a Website for Home Planning, Building and Remodeling

What's Next? You have reached the point when "What's next?" is a critical question if you are considering building a whole new house or a renovation or addition. Don't feel bad. Everyone, novices and professionals alike, will reach a moment when Read more
Home-building can be a String of Bad Decisions Combined with the Ignorant Expectation that Nothing Can Go Wrong

Home-building can be a String of Bad Decisions Combined with the Ignorant Expectation that Nothing Can Go Wrong

Home-building can be a String of Bad Decisions Combined with the Ignorant Expectation that Nothing Can Go Wrong Home-building decisions should be made by informed thoughts, and a rational look into the future to see the outcome of a logical chain Read more
Power Over Smoke

Power Over Smoke

Texas is one of my favorite places. I'm currently designing a new house in west Texas. It will be next door to an existing house. The guy in the existing house just called me. He began with, "I will sue you unless..." His demand was that I guarantee Read more