Our house is built into the side of a hill. A portion of the back concrete wall has developed a leak where it meets the footing. Any suggestions w...
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Hello everyone! I'm a gr. 10 student from Toronto, Canada, and am doinga "hammers" project for my technology class. The project os "hammers",as sai...
Does anyone know of a source for 1920's curved/sculpted cinderblock (either new or used)? I am planning an addition and want the foundation walls ...
I was curious if anyone had ideas on the best way to install baseboards when there has been a change in elevation (i.e. lino to carpet). I wish to ...
I will be building my first home near a bay of water soon. Most of the houses in the area are on stilts with either wood, aluminum siding, or stuc...
I am currently constructing a Wooden Home but I can't decide on an interior Finish for the main walls. I am considering T&G pine or V-joint Cypress...
will be purchasing approx 250 ft of 5' fencing. Aside from the cost difference and mantaining a wood fence, does anyone have any comments on the di...
i have a two story home that is 3 years old. at the top of our stairway, the area is very dark-no natural light anywhere. i'm tinking a skylight wo...
Has any one got any ideas on how to fill in the grooves in panneling. I want a smooth paintable surface. Thanks, robbie
I am about to purchase a new house 2200 Sqr feet two levels and a basement. Do I need to select the two zone heating/AC upgrade option.?Thank You
Please Help !I am in the process of refininshing my basement. I would like to remove one (preferably two) lally columns. The foundation measures 2...
I just bought a house with a slab foundation. The living room carpet smells strongly of mold. Any suggestions on how to proceed? There is also a ...
We are in the process of moving out of our apartment and need to do a couple of repairs. My husband fell a while back and his whole knee went throu...
Looking for reasonably priced glass doorknobs to match existing ones in 1920's vintage house -Baldwin new @ $300+ is too expensive - want quality @...
WE ARE CONSIDERING ADDING A MASTER SUITE TO OUR PRESENT HOME. CAN YOU GIVE ME AN IDEA HOW MUCH AN ARCHITECT WOULD CHARGE.I REALISE THIS MITE VARY B...
We are looking at a house and we are looking into knocking down a wall. The walll divides the two rooms, one of which was added on to the house, s...
Our house was recently given a dishwasher from someone whom upgraded to a newer model. From the layout of the kitchen, we were planning on adding a...