Last night I watched an episode of This Old House Classics hosted by Bob vila. In that episode, Bob toured a modular home built by Acorn. The bui...
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I was wondering if anyone caught the show about a non chemical water conditioner that is installed in the home. The name of the company and address...
We have a house that was built in the early 1930's and we have a couple of outside corners that are cracking on the inside of the house in the corn...
For a 22 x 29 foot garage with a storage space above the garage what size trusses are recommended -- 2x4 or 2x6? Is there a building code policy fo...
I have a small cottage that was built in 1952, attached to my house built in 1990, then added onto in 1998. The cottage, whose foundation is merel...
Bob was checking out a new paint remover product that had been left on overnight with a 'cloth'. The assistant peeled it back and it removed all pa...
I have a chimney running through an atic room that I am trying to refinish into a storage/play room. The chimney runs from the boiler for the hot ...
Recently saw a TV show that used a cobblestone driveway paver made from concrete. These were made in 3 sizes and laid randomly for that old cobbl...
i need a sourse of theventilated drip edge used by riley on the cape with back ell project on the cape
My family just recently moved to a house thatwas not well maintained,The brick on the bottom has accumulated red mud.I've tried muriatic acid dilut...
HELP!!!! ANYONE HAVING KNOWLEDGE ON THIS SUBJECT PLEASE REPLY TO BJCPERRY@ISTAR.CA TRYING TO RESTORE 203 YR OLD SCOTTISH HOUSE T...
Who is the manufacturer of the wine cellar that you installed in your home? Where can I get information on it?
Can anyone give me infomation on how to level and square 14x16 concrete forms on a sloaping surface approx 5 deg. pitch Should i build up the gra...
I need to remove black spray painted grafitti from the front of the 1910 brownstone rowhouse I just purchased in Washington, DC. What is the best ...
My pool is 4' deep by 18' wide and I would like anyone to give me ideas on building and designing a deck 3' all the way around with three sections ...
I would like to open up my kitchen wall to build a breakfast bar. How do I go about it?
We are just beginning to build our own home ourselves and need some suggestions on block foundations. Where do we start?
I have a shelf mantle piece, 54" long and 4" top to bottom. It is hollow except for a support board across the middle. It is surprisingly heavy, ...
Need information on calculating load and heating specs for building addition. Home addition is in Humbolt county, California.