The Fine Homebuilding 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 but vigorous show about the techniques and principles that allow listeners to master their design and building challenges.
Keep Craft Alive Podcast: Ben Blodget, Builder Turned Business Owner
This owner of a remodeling and construction firm describes his atypical career path, from beginning as a laborer to eventually purchasing the company.
Why Radiant Heat?, Proper Construction Sequencing, and Waterproofing Mansard Windows
Kiley, Ian, and Patrick hear from listeners about water filters and opportunity costs before taking listener questions about in-floor radiant heat, deviating from the normal construction sequence, and flashing windows in Mansard roofs.
PRO TALK With Remodeler Amy Ecklund
Patrick talks to remodeler Amy Ecklund, owner of AmyWorks, Inc., about running a remodeling business in a pandemic, successful marketing, and helping clients get through their projects.
Wet Stucco, Trusses for Second-Story Additions, and Inexpensive Vacation Homes
Andrew, Ian, and Patrick hear from listeners about attic chimneys and water filters before taking questions about a leaky window in stucco, accurately measuring trusses for an add-a-level, and building an affordable second home.
PRO TALK With Business Consultant Doug Howard
Patrick talks to Doug Howard, director of consulting for Remodelers Advantage, about how remodelers can grow their businesses and be more profitable.
Low-Maintenance Black Trim, Foundation Efflorescence, and Roof Outsulation
Andrew, Kiley, and Patrick hear from listeners about PEX tubing and upsizing electrical circuits before taking listener questions about long-lasting black trim, masonry efflorescence, and insulating foundation walls.
Just started listening but so far the show is excellent. Very relevant for me as a contractor
Love this show
Great show ! I have learned so much info on this podcast. It’s another tool to add to the tool box.
I appreciate the constant conversation on current smart building practices.
Keep it up!