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I'm looking to build a 1500-1700 square foot boathouse but can't find any plans on line. Anyone got any ideas?
What are the standard sizes of closets for a house about 1800 SQF. Since a hangar is approximately 14"... shouldn't the closet be at least 14 1/2...
hello...I'd like to replace the towel bar in the powder room. It seems like its glued to the wall...does not screw off like I thought. How is it an...
Building a log cabin. Have installed a steel roof on 1x4 stapping which is on top of the 2x10 rafters. How would one finish the under side - insul...
Someone has told me that wood panelling is passe and should not be considered in new construction. True?
I have searched and searched for the answer to these questions. So I am in really high hopes that it could be answered here. I am remodeling my ...
has anyone ever heard of putting pine or cedar instead of tiles or tubs surround thinking of trying something different
to gain the craftsman style wide window and door exterior trim look and retain a maintenance free home, what will work? i've heard composite lumbe...
I have just bought a beautiful home with a brick fireplace. This fireplace was painted by the previous owners. I realize that the only good solut...
I am purchasing a home in a historic district in Jacksonville, Florida. I wanted to know what the typical rate is to renovate a home..I was quoted ...
I purchased a house that was built in 1953. The interior has the original wood trim and doors. They are in good shape, but the color of the stain...
i was looking into building a 30x40 basement to live in for 5 to 10 years until i could afford to build a house, and was woundering what the best w...
I am very interested in purchasing a tudor style home due to its location. However, I do not like the look of a tudor. Is there an architecturall...
Question: Need help with remodeling project, want use a trapdoor to stairs to enter basement from dinning room.... instead of wasting space with a ...
I have heard there is a "formula" to correctly chose the molding width for the room - ie, if you have a 9' ceiling then you would use x inches of m...
I recently purchased a two bedroom one bath 1.5 story Cape Cod home with an unfinished upstairs. My wife and I have been arguing about how we woul...
I have a wood fireplace with a stone surround. It is very outdated & ugly. What can I do to make the surround look more modern without removing the...
My wife and i recently painted our babies room in anticpation for the big day with Ralph Lauren textured paint. She then decided that she wanted to...
hi, How do I paint a feature wall with different paint (e.g. red color; and the remaining of the house is white) without damaging the paint on...