Synopses & Reviews
In this collection of articles from Fine Homebuilding magazine, you'll learn the secrets of the master carpenters on designing and installing baseboard, molding, window casing (including elegant curved casing), fireplace mantels, paneling, and built-in storage. Inside, learn how the pros fit trim to uneven surfaces, choose the right tools for any finish carpentry job, install baseboard efficiently, re-create historic molding profiles, case windows and doors for weathertightness and good looks, build an elegant fireplace mantel, and design built-in bookshelves.
Comprised of articles taken from "Fine Homebuilding" magazine, this new edition of "Finish Carpentry" has been updated and redesigned throughout to provide builders with the very best current information.
The For Pros By Pros titles are compilations of articles from Fine Homebuilding magazine, selected by the editors of the magazine and organized by subject. New articles from recent issues of the magazine have been added to this edition of Finish Carpentry. Updated and redesigned throughout, this book gives builders the very best current information.
About the Author
Ted Cushman combines carpentry with freelance writing and photography from his home in Massachusetts.