Hi Folks, Thanks in advance any suggestions you may have. I have plaster walls and ceilings with a rough sandy texture. How would I install c...
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is there an easy way to size a steel angle to use to reinforce a floor joist that's been cut for plumbing? the idea is to put a steel angle on each...
Hi, I want to build a heavy duty wood deck, to place a swimming pool (70,000 lbs) on top of it. For the design of the deck, I am searching for a l...
My husband and I are remodeling and can't decide on a tub with a shower curtain or a dedicated shower enclosure. How can I find out which would ad...
anyone have any helpful hints as to why a garage door would only shut now if you use the button in the garage (the remote doesnt cut it when trying...
I own a 1903 Victorian farm house in Glendora CA.It has both Victorian and Craftsman features. We are taking on a large addtion I want to know abou...
My wife likes the look and color of real natural cedar siding...that is, when it is new and fresh and not turned to black...so basically she likes ...
I would like to pour a concrete ceiling over a 10x15 utility room under the floor in the corner of my garage, the utilty room is a walk out so I ca...
I would like to install a cafe door however since I have to buy it over the internet I really need a little help. I am not sure what size I need to...
I have a Craftsman 1/2 hp garage door opener. This is strange, but every time the temps drop below freezing the door stops a quarter of the way up...
I have an 8 year old Craftsman 1/2HP garage door opener. For several months now, when it closes, it comes back up and I have to click my remote ag...
My home is a modest one in a rural area. I am considering installing granite slab countertops in my kitchen. I have a small area to cover. I ca...
Just installed a new dishwasher. After running a complete cycle RUSTY WATER is in the bottom of the dishwasher. What causes this? How do I get ri...
Do you prefer the lococo construct style? I've a lot of pictures.http://www.drivehq.com/file/ShowFolder.aspx?G=1&shareID=38839&refid=28048
I have a dilemma. Our home was built in 1899. We want to re-do the livingroom. There's lots of wood(red oak)and two sets of pocket doors, plus a...
Does anyone know where I can get a small set of wooden folding steps? I want to access a storage area that is behind a wall but is about 2 feet hig...
I have a raised ranch house with a finished basement (700 sq.ft) and a finished converted garage (350 sq. ft). Since this area is the main entryway...
New home has tray ceiling in LR (1' step). Would like to frame bottom of tray with crown moulding with lighting behind for indirect lighting (not ...