I have a 100 year old house with the original wooden pillars on the front porch. The pillars are beginning to rot around their bases. I was going t...
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I have an exhaust fan (antiquated as it is)in the main bathroom and want to put another in the smaller Bath. My question: can I use a "Y" connectio...
A relative of mine has the typical cracks in the concrete floor of the basement. Along the cracks, however, are what appear to be white salt deposi...
My husband is the ultimate do-it-yourselfer. His latest desire is to build a tennis court/basketball court/shuffleboard court/volleyball court for...
I'm looking for plans for a Bar-B-Que pit. Where can I find anything concerning this topic?Thankscasalee
i need to find the tool that pulls the decking together when the boards are bowed what retail store or manufacture?
I have a problem with paint chalking and I am looking for any information on proper way to clean it off and repaint .Any help would be greatly appr...
My basement floor has several ridges in it. the floor is poured concrete, and was not smoothed very well. The worst of the ridges is about 3/8 of...
I am looking to install vinyl fencing. I need directions on how to do this. Can anyone help?
I AM REPLACING MY KITCHEN COUNTER TOPS WITH CERAMIC TILE,I WAS PLANING TO USE 1/2" SUBSTRATE AND 1/2" CEMENT BORD AS A BASE, MY QUESTION ,IS THERE ...
Recently bought a new home with a wooden front porch and deck. I assume they were built using pressure-treated wood. I have heard that you should...
a void was dicovered beneath my sisters family room slab floor and the ground (a space of about 8-12 inches). Can concrete be pumped through a hole...
My concrete driveway is a year old. I am having about 1 inch chunks crumble all over the driveway. My builder told me that the concrete driveway ...
Our house is built into the side of a hill. A portion of the back concrete wall has developed a leak where it meets the footing. Any suggestions w...
Hello everyone! I'm a gr. 10 student from Toronto, Canada, and am doinga "hammers" project for my technology class. The project os "hammers",as sai...
Does anyone know of a source for 1920's curved/sculpted cinderblock (either new or used)? I am planning an addition and want the foundation walls ...
I was curious if anyone had ideas on the best way to install baseboards when there has been a change in elevation (i.e. lino to carpet). I wish to ...