Question: We recently purchased land along Lake Superior that consists primarily of sand with 16" of organic top soil. The water table averages 32"...
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I love Bob Vila's shows but safety does not seem to be a priority.I have been in construction for over ten years and have seen many avoidable accid...
I'm having a gas fireplace installed in the basement. It will sit on wood or concrete board right on the floor as I would like the hearth to be lev...
Someone at work is trying to tell me that Sears no longer offers their lifetime guarantee on any of their Craftsman tools, not even wrenches. Is th...
Do you know where can we find burgundy or wineberry coloured caukling? This colour will best match our kitchen countertop and tile grout.Thanksjoe
While installing our new bathroom floor, we accidentally hit the tub with a hammer and chipped off a quarter size piece of the finish. Is there an...
Please, someone help! In our main bathroom we use the shower every day. The ceiling starts getting mold & mildew within 2 weeks of us cleaning it...
I have a wall between my kitchen & living room - I want to knock out part of the wall - (built in 1925 concrete & Stucco) so I can build a bar.
We plan to install an ironwood deck this weekend. Should we seal the deck upon completion...or should we "let the wood dry" for some time before s...
I am wondering if anyone has any "home remedies" when it comes to keeping the cold out of your home. I really don't feel like spending lots of mone...
There is about a 1/2 inch space between the laminate back wall and my kitchen counter. Last year I purchased and used the white, ready made tape t...
Hello there!I would like to know some general guidelines for winterizing a home. I live in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area, so it doesn't get blizzard-c...
A friend of mine wants to build a head board for his bead. Does anyone have plans to do this or a good reference to go to?
Would like suggestions on how to attach a single 9' sheet of stainless to a drywall wall. Would some sort of glue be ok or should I attach it with...
I'm moving into an apartment and I want to refinish the bath tub and sink. I'm curious to know what can be done and/or what products are best to us...
Just purchased a Garrison Colonial. Well, actually it's a 50 year old ranch with a 20 year old second story addition. House is very boxy with only ...
Dear friends,If everyone that read this sent me a dollar, I could build my dream room. But that is quite alot to ask....LOL.... I do want to thank ...
Being new to this site, I hope I'm posting in the proper area? We have just built a new home and would like to have a patio cover erected. Proble...