How are electrical outlets installed in the walls which this comprise? Of course, anything can be done, but how to do it without destroying the st...
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I'm purchasing a house with 850 sq ft and having central h/a put in on an EEM (energy efficient morgage) The price I've been quoted from the compan...
The house we are about to purchase sits above ground on Four 5feet pillars of cement (which is cracked and needs to be replaced) Someone told me wo...
We are planning to purchase a small 3-4 person spa to be placed in existing 10x12 sunroom. Anyone who's done this & has do's & don'ts--we'd appreci...
The walls in my bathroom are skimcoated over the plaster to hide the cracks (this was done by the previous homeowner). I got a bug today and start...
i am interested in making a saguaro cactus style mailbox holder... any plans or ideas???thanks
I've ordered a second telephone line for my copmuter. I've been told that I can very easily do myself what the phone company will charge me $90 to...
Hello everyone!!Im lookin to give my house a new look without spending alot of money.My problem at this point is that I have a fairly large living(...
We saw a headboard that we liked and were willing to put some sweat equity into the project. The veneer is mahogany and the underlay is probably p...
I have what appears to be a black grout/plaster around face brick in my kitchen. I would like to take this down to remodel and add cabinets. There...
I am thinking putting in new hardwoods in house with concrete slab now covered in carpet. What are the pros and cons of naildown vs glue down vs th...
I am wanting to refinish an old chair. What type of filler would you suggest that would hold stain and be less noticeable?
I was interested in building a barbecue pit made of brick with a steel grill but have come up empty on any plans or information on how to build thi...
I just built a 12' X 13' Home office in the basement. I am looking for an alternative to a large 4'X4' Florescent fixture. I tried a 4" high-hat ...
i have started this project on convertingtv tubes into small fishtanks. i am ableto break the vaccuum and clean them, but ineed to make a hole on t...
I RECENTLY BOUGHT A MODEST CAPE COD WITH A LIVING ROOM SIZE OF 10'X10'. IWOULD LIKE TO REMOVE A LOAD BEARING WALL TO CONNECT ANOTHER ROOM 10'X10'TO...
Need a suggestion on how to remove a bathroom mirror that was installed on the wall using a mastic adhesive and it was put there to stay forever.
I have a brass coated/plated fireplace door and screen ensemble in place in front of my fireplace. The fireplace is never used, but I am seeing so...