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Got Milkweed?

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No Fooling?

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And the winner is…

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June/July Issue

Kitchens & Baths – The Outdoors Edition

Including the Durable Dozen-12 long-lasting exterior building products and Boffo Backyards. Plus, we tested three shower system kits, help you get cash for your trash, reveal the latest Recall Roundup, and a lot more.


April/May Issue

It’s our fifth-anniversary, and we celebrated by re-interviewing some past profile subjects to see how their business has changed. Plus, we show you how to disaster-proof your projects.


February/March Issue

Our fifth-annual Money Issue includes a feature on contractors insurance, a recap of our 2015 Renovators’ Roundtable, and lots more.


December/January Issue

It’s the kitchens and baths issue. Plus we test jobsite vacuums, and encourage you to sign a petition to stop parking authorities from ticketing contractors on the job. Give us a break Lovely Rita!


October/November Issue

We review the top new vans and trucks for 2016, the hottest new hand tools on the market, and plenty more.