On the Level is a home remodeling & repair blog to keep you informed on the products and trends that we see in the field.

The Carpenter’s Square

The Carpenter’s Square

The carpenter's square is a deceptive tool. It looks simple?it's a ruler with an elbow, a straightedge that turns a corner. Yet it is a great deal more, because it can function as a sophisticated arithmetical guide to many of the complexities of laying out a wood-frame house.
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Picking Caulks And Sealants

Picking Caulks and Sealants

Caulks and sealants are your home's best defense against the elements. They are intended to seal gaps around the exterior of your home to keep out moisture, which can cause rot and structural damage, and air, which can deplete heating and cooling energy.
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