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Installing spindles in composite porch railing.

Installing Composite Fencing and Railing on the Kuppersmith Project

In addition to the composite decking used on the porch floor of the Kuppersmith Project house renovation, we also installed a low-maintenance composite fencing around the backyard and composite handrails on the back porch. Watch this video to find out more.
Danny Lipford opening pleated retractable screen

Pleated Retractable Screen for Doors Saves Space

The accordion design of the pleated retractable screens on display at the International Builders’ Show allows the screen to takes up less space in the doorway, while the low profile threshold reduces tripping and makes for easy wheelchair access. Watch this video to find out more.
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Creating a Year-Round Outdoor Living Space

One of the biggest trends in home remodeling over the last few years has been creating usable, attractive, fun outdoor living spaces. And, now there are a lot of innovative ways to blur the line between your indoor and outdoor living spaces, while providing privacy, lighting, climate and pest control.
“Today’s Homeowner” host Danny Lipford, seen at The Kuppersmith House in Mobile, Alabama

Kuppersmith Home Renovation Project 12: Landscaping

The Kuppersmith home renovation project follows the extensive renovation of a two-story, Tudor style home built in 1926 in Mobile, Alabama. In the twelfth of our 13-part series, we landscape the yard, finish the garage floor, and install entry locks on the house.
“Today’s Homeowner” host Danny Lipford, squatting outside the Kuppersmith house.

Kuppersmith Home Renovation Project 8: Driveway, Grates and Tiles

The Kuppersmith home renovation project follows the extensive renovation of a two-story, Tudor style home built in 1926 in Mobile, Alabama. In the eighth of our 13-part series, we pour the concrete driveway, install retractable screens, and lay mosaic tile in the bathroom.
Soffit framing for retractable screens

Framing for Retractable Screens on the Kuppersmith Project House

The soffit and beam on the back porch of the Kuppersmith Project house were framed to accommodate motorized, retractable screens. The screens can be rolled down at the touch of a button, then retracted into the soffit to let the outside in when they’re not needed. Watch this video to find out more.
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Creating an Outdoor Oasis

The Today's Homeowner crew transforms Danny and Sharon Lipford's back patio into the outdoor living area they've always wanted, complete with an outdoor kitchen.
renovated back patio

Outdoor Living at Its Best

My wife, Sharon, and I transform our back patio into the outdoor living area we've always wanted, complete with an outdoor kitchen.
Outside the convention center in Las Vegas for the 2015 Design and Construction Week trade show.

Top Innovative New Products for Your Home

Find out about the coolest new products for your home that we saw at the 2015 Design and Construction Week trade show, from Pinocchio faucets to upholstered toilets. Watch this video to find out more.