How do I strip off the clear lacquer finish from a new solid brass towel rod so that it will age "naturally"? Also, am I correct in assuming that ...
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Hello,My name is Claude, i am located north-east of montreal.I own a house that has been built in 1976. The exterior wall on the front of my house ...
I have a 75'x60' showroom that needs the concrete floor leveled. How thin can concrete be poured?note-the exisiting 8" slap is 3" low on the 60' run.
I've got to remove some drywall in a room to nail studs behind the wall for anchoring purposes. What is the best tool for cutting the drywall?Thanks
I want to protect our newly poured driveway and walkways. Is there something I can "paint" on the concrete to protect it and maybe ward off cracki...
I am trying find out the name of the manufacturer of the tankless gas water heater featured in Part 8 of the Roxbury Afordable Housing series.
I am going to be pouring a concrete foundation. Is there a temperature that I should not pour? Currently our evenings dip below freezing, but dur...
I've got a 30'x40' shop with water lines running through the floor. They are hooked to a 50 gallen hot water heater and a pump. I let it run for ...
I have a concrete subfloor that is about 30 years old. I just purchased the home. It was really infested with mildew, especially under the furnac...
I will be vacationing in the Philadelphia area for the Christmas holiday. I would like to visit Showcase homes or Christmas decorated homes. Plea...
I will be living in my 5th wheel RV while building a new home out in a rural area. I have access to power & water but I don't know what to do abou...
Is there an "andedote" to dissolve or soften Marine Goop? I have a glass object glued to a cement object which I'd like to separate without destro...
I am looking to complete a bathroom and considering adding a whirlpool tub. I heard about a new "airjet" type that pumps heated air through many h...
If one room (approx 14 x 12 ft) in a house is unlevel by about 1 and 1/2" end to end, can it be leveled some other way if piers are not an option? ...
I have a small one-story house built in 1959 that I would like to remodel. I had a friend who is a remodeler tell me that none of the interior wal...
Our house is very dry in the winter. In fact, My husband and I wake up every morningwith cracks in our nose and on our lips because it is so dry. ...
I'm contracting my own house. Getting ready to apply vinyl siding to basement walkout area, I found the framer has the base plate on the wall and ...
I have a 1920 Craftsman with a hip roof. The area in the attic is large enough for a room. The problem is that the roof supports go to the center o...
how do i get the correct angles at the hip on a 9-12 to 12-12 hip rafter? My calculations show 53 degree cut. Is this correct? How do I make tha...