More stories about Orlando-Kissimmee, FL

  • A Shipping Container Workshop

    A Florida man turned two containers and a carport into a fantastic backyard shop.

  • 10 Must-See Tools for 2013

    In early November I went to Orlando, Florida, for the most important tool event of the year, the annual STAFDA convention, a members-only show where the tool and fastener manufacturers go to unveil new products.

  • Kristin Beall, Charlie Johnson Builders, Mount Dora, Fla.

    I grew up on the jobsite,' says third-generation builder Kristin Beall of Mount Dora, Fla. 'But after eight years running the company, newer subs still think I'm the homeowner. This is a man's world and guys are still surprised when I tell them how to set trusses.'