(Part 1 of 4) What happens when you put the effort in to restore a historic home back to its former glory? The results are a thing of beauty & documented in this series of photos and process notes on the “Willing House” – a restoration project completed by the expert, Brent Hull of […]
Back when it was still the province of East Jersey, the Garretson Forge and Farm was founded in Bergen County; almost 3 centuries ago. The original Dutch Colonial style homestead has gone through several major renovations over the years, notably in 1760 & 1902. The craftsmanship of these previous generations has been impeccably preserved, including […]
Did you check out the 1st episode of Lone Star Restoration on the History Channel? Brent Hull and his team are scoring major points in the name of team craftsmanship: Fiberglass replica loses to restoring the original wood tongue and groove column Tearing down loses to shoring up and preserving a settler-era barn Episode 2 […]
This home by RW Anderson Homes in collaboration with First Lamp Architecture Construction is a perfect example of the Craftsman style. They used WindsorONE for the exterior trim boards to create architectural elements of a true 1920’s – 30’s era Craftsman home. The attention to detail and character continues into the interior as well. Read […]
It’s always a treat to see a newly completed project from Brent Hull. Brent is a nationally recognized authority on historic design, architecturally correct moldings & millwork… and the designer of the WindsorONE Classic American Molding Collection. Check out the full story of the addition and interior work done on this 1940s Colonial Revival home.
The Katz crew demo step by step tips & tricks on how to install a perfect coffered ceiling with WindsorONE. (& how to save time on that installation). The Katz Roadshow Clinics run til tomorrow afternoon. Can’t make it to JLC? Check the Roadshow schedule or see ThisISCarpentry.com for more info & tricks of the […]
The JLC Exhibit Hall opens this Friday 3/20! Kurt and Scott are rarely allowed out of the office, so this is a must see event! Come ready to learn about new construction techniques & building practices. We’ll see you at booth #1203 all day Friday & Saturday morning. (The conference opens today with educational sessions). […]