THIS OLD HOUSE, "THE BARRINGTON BEACH HOUSE"
Norm and Mark discuss the benefits of polyurethane over wood and PVC. From “The Finishes Begin”, episode 22 of The Barrington Beach House, season 33 of This Old House.
THIS OLD HOUSE, “THE CARLISLE HOUSE"
Kevin visits the Architectural Elements showroom in episode 21 of The Carlisle House season 26 of This Old House.
EAVE RETURNS: INTERPRETING GYHR DETAILS
Here is an in-depth discussion of proper Eave Return construction techniques. If you are wondering how best to make your Eave Returns look correct, then this is a must read.
Urethane Millwork Renovation Work
This article by Beth Kraus, CSI, CDT provides a comprehensive discussion of the details, capabilities, and limitations of Polyurethane Millwork products.
RAKES, SOFFITS AND FRIEZES
Rakes, soffits and friezes are important elements in building construction. Here is an illustrated explanation, which will help when talking to your contractor or other building professional.
Available Product Textures
Most of our products have a smooth textured finish, but some products are offered with other textures as well. Each product has the available textures listed in their description. Download this PDF document to view photos of the choices.