i need help refurbishing woodwork in old house. old varnish has an alligator look. i tried sanding, but the stuff gums up the sander. how about a c...
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The floor drain in our garage (built in 1983) has stopped functioning. With winter here, we always seem to have a large puddle to slog through. We ...
My fiance and I recently purchased a home. The house does not need major work, but does need some basic work. We have no tools. What are some go...
I purchased a 10 year old home 9 months ago and I have noticed wood rot at the bottom of my four 20 + foot high columns. How can I repair this dam...
I want to replace my old crumbling bath tile with an all encompassing tub/shower plastic install. Any advise on how I should start this project?
Need abc's on how to do stairs. Nothing fancy here, just a straight staircase with walls on both sides. Stringer basics are needed asap..Thanks
I remember seeing a compact stainless steel dishwasher on one of the older shows and would like to know the brand name, or where to get one.I belie...
We just moved to a new house with our old fridge. The door opens the wrong way for our new kitchen. I was told they can easily be switched. Any ...
I have an internal brick fireplace (not on outside wall)that separates the living room and the family room. The brick extends 6-8 feet and is 6 fe...
I am in the process of renovation my home, which is a farm house built in 1861. I would like to learn more about the construction techniques used ...
In my home I have dark wood stained kitchen cabibets and would like to refinsh them to make them a lighter color. How do I get the old stain off ...
Very interested in aquiring the 16 x 32 cabin in the woods floor plan. The information obtained thus far references Show #518 thru Show #526. Can s...
We have been in our house for 7 1/2 years and in the last 6 months, all the formica in the house has been pulling up from the countertops. What is ...
On the last show (#1013) Bob was touring the outside of the building and quickly mentioned that the vinyl window shutters looked like authentic woo...
I have 700 square feet of new oak flooring.I would like to try Flecto semi-gloss varatane. Any comments? Pro's & Cons, please.
Would like suggestions on how to finish both the interior and exterior of my cement block cabin. It is about 30 years old and nothing has ever been...
Okay everybody I need HELP on this one. Last week our soft-sided waterbed sprung a leak which I couldn't find with the bed in place,so I drained th...
Our house has only one bathroom and is 18 years old. All the fixtures are original and showing more than their share of wear and tear. The tub is...
Bob did a show where the "windows" installed in the basement were really fake with artificial lighting behind them. They gave the illusion of a re...
Recently picked up a piece of natural marble to use on a foyer table.Piece of marble has some cuts and blimishes in it. How do you polish natural m...