I'm building a deck and I have a 20ft span to run the deck boards. I could only get 16ft lengths, should I stagger the joints or split them into 10...
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My concrete garage floor becomes an ice rink when it gets wet. Several people have fallen while walking across the garage when coming in from the ...
I would like to know a good source for instructions on replacing two 10' x 20' driveway sections. Specifically, expansion joints, section size (fou...
While on vacation, our cats used a downstairs bath as a urinal....carpet and baseboard were sprayed. We are removing the carpet and baseboard. Is...
I need to drill a 1" diameter hole in the bottom of a "terra cotta" fire pot (fireplace) without cracking or breaking the surface. What cutter wil...
My dryer is making a loud noise i think it's the belt. how do you get to it to change it? any help would be great.
My wife and I purchased a beautiful old brick house. We are currently remodeling the bathroom and would like to expose the brick walls. Unfortuna...
I saw a show a while ago that had a deck made out of Ipe, a Brazilian? mardwood. Bob Vila mentioned that it was available at a reasonable price - c...
I have a concrete patio which is about 18" high. I also have a toddler who can open the sliding doos onto the patio and get out. Can I put pavers...
We are looking to build a home on a lot that had a sediment pond on it for several months. It has recently been drained and packed (about 25 feet)....
any suggestions on the best way to stucco mycabin in alaska. it's built out of concreteblock (to keep the bears out) I was considering putting wire...
I have a shower in the master bath with tile and grout on two sides and glass enclosure on the other 3 sides. The grout (about 1/2 inches) between ...
I'm about to buy another gas grill, and it's becoming more difficlut to make an informed decision because even ConsumerReports/Digest, etc. have th...
What is the best way possible to cut plexiglass without causing it to crack or disform?
Our home was built in the late 70's and the ceilings are a rough bubble texture. Not wanting to use tons of paint to freshen them up, we have decid...
I have a steel home with baked enameled exterior and interior. The interior was painted over and in the bathroom the paint is peeling in sheets. ...
mower starts,but wont stay running.suspect carb...whats the float setting for 4.0 horse,22 inch self propelled mower?
The vehicle owned by the previous owners of our house leaked oil on the driveway. It is still quite wet. What is the best way to clean this up?
mt tecumseh 10 hp engine blew up I want to replace with a used 10 hp engine of any american manufacturer. It is in a sears tractor. any suggestions?