It is necessary to hire an architect to get a floor plan? I'd like to gut a ranch (with no basement) and make a plan that is to my taste. I reall...
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I have a 17 yr old home with Gambrel roof but the sides of the house are like an A Frame house.The walls inside, on both sides of the house are sla...
I'm planning to rehab a home, all windows will be replaced. Any advice on chosing the brand or type of new windows. Julie
The contractor I'm working with quoted a "Margarita" fiberglass surround. Found one at H*** D**** for $100, and it looks more vinyl than fiberglass...
I am trying to convert a round oak pedestel table to a 4 leg table... How do I do this and have a "stable table" no pun intended?I really dont know...
I'm looking for a handrail that looks like steel wire horizontally. Any help would be great.
I have an old mirror with an ugly frame that I would like to remove. Is there an easy way to remove it so I can put a new, updated frame around it...
I have vaulted ceiling in my living room I was wanting to put up crown molding but with the angle of the ceiling it won't be possible I was thinkin...
Looking at tile options for a bath surround at the local megawearhouse super stores, I found essentially nothing in terms of half-rounds for the ed...
We are replacing the outside of a dormer that has a bathroom in it that we are remodeling. It is covered with vinyl siding which we are replacing. ...
Looking for sources of MAINTENANCE FREE dentil fascia for under the soffit. Found Fypon moldings but they need painting. Help please!
I am wanting to build a home for my family using cement block construction. Where do I look (internet, books, etc) for information on this method, ...
I have a traditional bungalow with stairs leading up to the attic between the living room and the kitchen. Both of the walls on either side of the ...
I am interested in building my own poker game table. Where can I find plans to build one? I would like to be able to sit at least 8 people. my e-ma...
We are planning to remodel our 11 x 11 kitchen and will be hiring an architect for ideas. Is there a basic fee for plans or should I just call for ...
if your house is brick, will the wall behind the psnels (white walls) be brick. I would like to remove the white walls to expose brick on some of ...
hi, this is my first posting to a bulletin board so here goes. my question has to do with the height at the center of a cathedral ceiling. I'm havi...
I have a rather small kitchen and I thought of opening it up a bit, giving it the appearance of being larger by cutting a window in the wall above ...
I want to use my cottage during winter.(Halifax, Canada) How deep must the water line comming into the cottage be to avoide freezing(frost line).