We think we can make your life a little easier. Here, you’ll find all the information, inspiration and industry goodies, all in one place. Websites to answer your construction questions, inspiration on your design, rebates on your project, and just plain old shop talk. Get inspired here.

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Fine Homebuilding

The podcast embodies Fine Homebuilding magazine's commitment to the preservation of craftsmanship and the advancement of home performance in residential construction. Hosted by the magazine's editors, The FHB Podcast is an informal show about the techniques and principles that allow listeners to get answers to their design and building challenges.

Green Building Advisor

Another product of Taunton Press, Green Building Advisor draws on 25+ years of experience providing the most useful, accurate, and complete information about designing, building, and remodelling energy-efficient, sustainable, and healthy homes.

Building Home

Want to know what it’s all like first hand? Building Home, our personal site shares the design + build of 2 homes and a barn on 15 acres. Between a retired contractor and framer, civil contractor and machine operator, and myself, a building designer, we’ve got our hands full. We’re sharing everything and also talk shop from writer questions to industry challenges and design + build experiences. Join us!

Build with Rise

Build with Rise helps homeowners learn about better solutions for their homes, through daily great articles, amazing data base of sustainable features for homes, and a collection of rebates in your area. This comprehensive approach to creating a one stop education, information and solution website resonates well with me and I think my clients will find value in it.

Consumer Reports

Join 6+ million members who believe that safety, fairness and honesty matter. Get independent ratings & reviews on the products you’re buying for you home plus valuable tools and services. Product testing to the max.


Our personal Pinterest page to give you the inspiration you need for your design + build project. With over 100,000 unique visitors a month, we’re continuously finding new beautiful photos daily to get you knowing exactly what you want. Searching for something specific? Let us know and we’ll find it for you!