What is that called? Some common (and obscure) architectural features are explained here.
Ideas for using corbels around the house to create architectural interest!
With this weekend project, your home will have all the privacy it needs—plus an extra dose of curb appeal
Built by the hands of two creative natural builders, Timothy Lindberg and musician Daniel Huscroft.
Victorian Eaves and Gable brackets really add to the charm of the Era ...
A gallery of sample applique patterns that have been custom manufactured in the Blue Ox fabrication room
Interior window molding does double duty, covering gaps while defining a style. Use this guide to understand what each part does and how all the pieces fit together
Bungalows come in many shapes and styles. Learn to recognize the various types, see pictures, and learn the history that spans from 1905-1930.
This infographic illustrates the telltale features of a Craftsman home, with some history on how this popular home plan style developed.
TOH helps you identify all those architectural "thingamajigs" and "whadya-call-its" you find around the house
One of the best ways to increase the usable floor space of a 11/2-story house is to add a dormer. A shed dormer, named after its single roof slope, is the simplest type of dormer. This article goes into detail about designing shed dormers.
A thoughtful remodel brought this 239-year-old home back to life.
Whether it's spring, summer, autumn or winter, it's also great to enjoy the outdoor, even if it's only from your balcony, porch, veranda, patio or deck.
Know Your House: Interior Door Parts and Styles