We bought our house 3 yrs ago. It's a small ranch style, approx. 55 yrs old. It's all brick except the trim, which looks to have about 5 layers o...
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I am trying to level a rotating platform. I currently am supporting the platform using three jack screws spaced 120 degrees apart. The best metho...
I am looking for help locating plans and material spec sheets or lists for building an ornamental windmill for my yard.. hoping someone out ther...
I recently was tearing down about three layers of wallpaper/paint, and I found a flue pipe cover (this is what my dad called). It is where the pipe...
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what are the "lego" type foam blocks that are glued together to make walls and then filled with concrete called? Who makes them? Are they any goo...
WANT TO CHANGE COLOR OF FORMICA KITCHEN COUNTERTOPS .. BEING TOLD BY "ALL" REMODELERS THAT NEED TO CHANGE ENTIRE COUNTERTOP, NOT JUST FORMICA .. MO...
We are in the process of building a new home and we are investigating using FIBERON decking as apposed to wood. Since this is a fairly new product...
we had a concrete patio poured but it wasnt finished by the contractor. i need to know how to go about doing it myself. the forms are still up and ...
I took grass paper off ash paneling and found joint compound in the seams, which came out with a pen knife. How do I clean off the joint compound o...
I poured a concrete slab last summer and splattered concrete on the siding. What can I use to remove the concrete off the siding?
I have an intercom/music system in my house with the name "M&S Music & Sound" on it. I would like to find a dealer for this equipment and have bee...
The only simply way to put in a range hood duct for my kitchen is straight up the wall for 18 - 20 feet and then a 90 degree turn out the attic wal...
The jewel post in my handrail has become dangerously loose. How can it be secured so that it doesn't wobble and will provide safe support for the ...
What is the formula for determining the amount of baseboard required to adequately heat a room?
i have a floor that my contractor has said cannot support a concrete pour, and i am going to use a wood floor. is there any alternative i can use ...
I am planning on rebuilding the stair rails in my home. I have an opportunity to purchase fir baluster at a great price. However, I am unfamiliar w...
I installed a solarium on my deck a few yrs ago. Now I have rotten studs and decking. what seems to be happening is water is wicking from the deck ...