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Tips for Installing a Bathroom Exhaust Vent Fan

Tips for Installing a Bathroom Exhaust Vent Fan

Watch this video for some tips on how to choose a quiet bathroom exhaust fan and where to vent the fan to remove moisture from the air and prevent mold from forming after showering.

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Installing Plumbing Fixtures in the Kuppersmith Project House

Installing Plumbing Fixtures in the Kuppersmith Project House

Watch this video to find out about the stainless steel sink and eco-performance faucet that were installed in the kitchen of the Kuppersmith Project house, as well as the pneumatic air switch for the garbage disposal.

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Garage Storage Solutions for the Kuppersmith Project House

Garage Storage Solutions for the Kuppersmith Project House

To store everything from tools to lawn equipment in the two-car garage of the Kuppersmith Project house, we installed a wall mounted track system, with hanging cabinets. In addition, a workbench and rolling storage bins were also included. Watch this video to find out more.

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Foundation Door and Recycling Chute for Kuppersmith Project House

Foundation Door and Recycling Chute for Kuppersmith Project House

A metal mesh foundation door was installed on the Kuppersmith Project house to provide access to the crawlspace under the house. The foundation door also allowed access to bins for the recycling chutes, which we installed behind a door in the kitchen cabinets. Watch this video to find out more.

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Installing Irrigation System for the Kuppersmith Project House

Installing Irrigation System for the Kuppersmith Project House

Watch this video to see how a motorized trencher was used to dig trenches for the irrigation system at the Kuppersmith Project house, as well as how the pipes were laid and attached to a central manifold which controls the water flow to each part of the yard.

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Constructing Lattice for the Kuppersmith Project House

Constructing Lattice for the Kuppersmith Project House

To provide privacy for the backyard of the Kuppersmith Project house, the outer wall of the breezeway leading from the house to the garage was covered with cypress latticework. Watch this video to find out how it was done.

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How to Make a Poured Concrete Cap for a Wing Wall

How to Make a Poured Concrete Cap for a Wing Wall

To allow our new construction to blend with the original 1926 Kuppersmith Project house, we reproduced architectural details, such as a wing wall, on our new addition. To finish off the top of the wing wall, we made a poured a cast stone concrete cap. Watch this video to find out how.

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Kuppersmith Project Garage Serves Many Uses

Kuppersmith Project Garage Serves Many Uses

The spacious, two-car garage I added to the Kuppersmith Project house will be all decked out with some cool cabinets and racks, along with a work bench for DIY projects, and a car center with an air compressor and shelves for oil and other supplies. Watch this video to find out more.

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Staining Heart Pine Floors in the Kuppersmith Project House

Staining Heart Pine Floors in the Kuppersmith Project House

After both the new and old heart pine flooring in the Kuppersmith Project house had been sanded smooth, stain was applied to give the floors an antique look. Watch this video for some tips on how to go about staining wood floors.

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Sanding Heart Pine Floors at the Kuppersmith Project House

Sanding Heart Pine Floors at the Kuppersmith Project House

In my extensive renovation of the 1926 Kuppersmith Project home, we kept the original heart pine floors and had additional heart pine flooring resawn from salvaged beams. Both old and new floors were then sanded using both drum and disk floor sanders. Watch this video to find out more.

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