we are at the point of choosing to go with a home building kit or engaging a local building. It does appear that the home building kit is a bit pri...
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which way to go: drilling or jackhammer? we are in a rocky area. Both methods have been used in our area. What's the difference?
During construction of a new home, the floor joists and plywood subflooring were subjected to significant rain. The house is now closed in, but mo...
Hi,This must be a common problem as I had it in my 8 year old townhouse as well.My house is 2-years old. We worked closely with the builder during...
I am using coregated aluminum to cover walls in laundry room and haven't been able to easily cut the aluminum. What should I be using?
We currently have a wood deck on the front of our home. It is roughly 4' x 10' and is 3' above slightly sloping ground. We want it removed and a ...
Has Bob done a program on converting a screened porch to a Sun Room? Anyone with experience in that area? Any good technical guidebooks, videotap...
Does anyone happen to know if adding recessed lighting to an old house will decrease the value/ classification in the eyes of preservationists?
Looking for advice on flashing a 4 x 4 post that penetrates thru the roof for a widows walk. The roof is a 8 pitch 3-tab ashpalt shingle
My husband and I have attached pea gravel to our concrete steps using thinset, now we would like to put an epoxy sealer on the pea gravel to seal i...
I need some advice. I have to replace the entire vent fan unit in my bathroom. I do not want to cut away any of the ceiling. Is there a simple meth...
I live in North Carolina where we have hard rocky clay soil. I have a house with 1/2 crawl space and 1/2 concrete slab. I want to remove some lar...
Need instructions on making a rope banister/railing for a narrow stairwell. Any ideas? Boating and knot books don't seem to have the answers.
My husband and I are looking at a Farmhousebuilt in 1895. My husband agrees it needs to be inspected for foundation electric heatingplumbing. But I...
I saw a "Home Again" show some time back that showed Bob at a surplus store (??) that had a bunch of wrought iron gates and short fence pieces. Do...
I just watch the Elmwwod Neighborhood project on restoring a Victorian porch. In the episode, a device was buried to check for carpenter ant activ...
I have seen on your show places that you visited for old or salvagable material. I know there isn't any located in my area,(KY) however I am willin...
The TV show is broadcast in St. Louis MO at a time that I cannot watch it. A friend tells me that one of the advertisers is a company that will re...
I am looking for a home improvement book club for my husband for his birthday. What I have in mind is something where he gets a book a month, each ...
My husband and I are considering purchasing an 1848 antebellum mansion in Tennessee. We want to renovate and restore it for a Bed & Breakfast. Tr...