I bought traverse rods and there are no instructions on how to mount the brackets and the rods. The brackest are in 3 packages with screws. The r...
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For those of you who don't know, May is National Preservation Month. I've found some fascinating info about all that's being done to save our grand...
I've searched the web to no avail. Where can I find guidelines for an FHA inspection?
I've got a little money available (about $20,000) and would like to get some ideas of some improvements I can make in my 1962 ranch. It is long an...
1) What is the proper name for these kind of outlets? 2) What practical uses might I use the outlets for? I have 2 outlets, with 2 sockets ea...
I need some help to fix our celing tile issue. I have been told by a contractor that our house is the 6th one this year that he has seen this probl...
I have an old small (about 15'x20') post and beam type barn that is quite a bit out of square (12-18"). I need to try and straighten it in order t...
We are going to add on to the side of our house where are carport is...at the same time we'd like to change our current mansard roof to a more tran...
first post here...long story short my parents are getting up in age so the idea of getting them a stair chair lift at home is looming. i've been lo...
hello all. we just purchased a new home and i wanted to do something special for my 7 year old boy who deserves the world. he has really gotten...
Hi, I am building a house. My builder is putting a dome in foyer. I want to have a tiffany glass dome on the top, instead of plain glass (shown ...
I have an old Sears GDO, serial number 139.653000, and I would like to add external keypad to it. Which kind will work best with that GDO, wireless...
Where can I get a Caster Foot for a model 3331.5 wet/dry Shop-vac? Vac is about 17 years old.
My father and I decided we wanted to have some chickens.. Now, we have chickens but the chicken COOP,(my father made a small, basic barn-type coop)...
I have seen in episodes over the years Bob Vila comment how a rooms dimensions are ideal or classical. I believe one time he mentioned a width to...
Hello, Personally I would like to know about an architecture software. I saw a cable show several months ago where they showed a before picture...
I am wanting to create an Indoor/Outdoor Fireplace wall that will serve for cooking/baking/back up water heating. Does anyone have a plan?
The mirrors on my cabinet are losing their silver backing. Where can I replace them?
#1. Has anyone encountered plans that sound like this? My house is an American foursquare that may have been divided into two homes vertically pro...
I would like to remove a wall that separates my dining room and living room. The problem is I'm not sure if it's load bearing. The wall does r...