I recently purchased a 'fixer upper' in the DC area and am starting to decorate. In my living room, I want to do something different with the ceil...
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I remodeling bsmnt 2 poles can't b moved I saw on tv a builder made the poles look like real trees, it was awesome, they never mentioned how or whe...
I need strips of metal; fairly firm, but bendable without having to use a machine; maybe an inch and a half to two inches wide. The finished item ...
I am going to use porcelain tile on my kitchen counter, but my husband doesn't know of a way to make the smallest grout lines possible without usin...
I'm looking for a computer program that's user friendly that would allow me to design a structure ie: house that shows the framing to the end resul...
I would like to make my own shoji screen to divide two areas of my living room. can anyone help me?
I want to add an upper railing portico to our house. I can't locate plans or mnaterials or even a contactor. I want one not too fancy. I have se...
I'm moving into a rental house, and need to partition off a portion of the living room to create an office. My idea is to put in an L shaped wall i...
I would like to remove an interior fireplace to create more space. I think the fireplace is "wrapped" in plasture or drywall. It is one of six to...
Am interested in references to remodel a 1900's classic tudor home's gentleman's study, incl. wood paneling, bookcases, etc. Any help? thanks much...
I have a tray ceiling that I would like to add a cove for a cove lighting effect. Does anyone have experience with this and possible pictures?
I am thinking about building a house this year. I am planning on having a stucco exterior. What would be the most cost effecient material to build ...
Does anyone have a suggestion on what I can do with a large curved wall in my closet? it should have been a return cut off to about 30" tall and I ...
I'm looking to replace my cabinet pulls, but since the cabinets are old they do no measure 3" to center. My hardware is 2 7/8. Does anyone know of...
In general, what is the definition of "add alternate" as it relates to construction drawings & specifications? Frank
I have a project to build a box to hold one cubic yard. However it needs to be no thicker that 2ft, no longer than 6ft. or no wider than 4ft.The re...
Hi, We have two curved staircase in our front entry and would like to install oriental rugs on them. We went to couple of stores to look for ...
I am in the midst of redoing my bedroom but I am at a loss. Currently I have a sage carpet. I am needing advice on wall color. My walls have imperf...
I have painted my bedroom a dark caramel color. There are two windows, the carpet is an older multicolor with a rust color as dominant. What colo...