I have a house that has textured walls. On three of the walls in the house. you can actually see where an individual drywall piece is. I was plan...
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My house was built in 1953. When I bought the house 8 years ago I had all of the ceilings painted. They were primed before being painted. Rece...
I have lived in a house that was built in 1953. There are 2 layers of rolled insulation in the attic. The under layer appears to be decomposing a...
I recently read an article on yahoo.com, "Most Wanted: 11 Home Upgrades Already Trending for 2016" by Bob Vila from January 8, 2016. I REALLY like...
I have a rusted iron decorative piece outside that was recently sealed with a spray lacquer. I need to remove the lacquer finish to re-rust it. A...
i live in a fairly new apartment complex built 2010 on the 3rd floor the hallway and dining room squeaky every time they are walked on with on or o...
My fiancé and I are turning a Derksen building in to a cabin. We have a 125 amp breaker box and need to know what is the best wire to use from the ...
I would like some demensions for a work out bench for one person.Laying on your back and doing Leg and back exercising, along with your stomach.
I had a 1/4" thk mirror installed in a 19th century frame. The frame and mirror are about 28lbs altogether. There is one hook on the upper back fra...
I am in Illinois and I was looking to reside my house and was wondering if I can sell the old Asbestos siding or the 3 1/4 i believe wood lap sidin...
Upper Midwest/I have a "thru wall" air conditioner. I covered the outside of the unit. Question: What is the best method to cover/insulate the insi...
With regard to the stain glass panel made from wine bottle bottoms, how did the creator cut the bottoms from the bottles? I have tried using a bot...
How do I reduce the moisture in my house? I've started having mildew on my window frames. Thanks, Cathy
Bob, Bob Vila, Do you read the things written using your name? I can’t believe that you would spread that old joke about using kitty litter on...
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As I moved to my new house I left many of my old electronic items like my old TV ,PC etc.I have no idea about disposing it and am not interested in...
Hello... I "think" I have gone thru all the posts I could find on this subject but I haven't found what I need. I just yesterday got a dbl.doo...
I was thinking of building my own home this coming summer. Never done anything quite like it and am wondering if I'm up for the challenge. I plan...