I'm planning picture frame moulding below a chair rail in the dining room. The chair rail, picture frame, baseboard and walls will all be painted ...
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We have short 8' ceilings in the new home that we are purchasing. Even though I would love to vault these ceilings, I fear that will be too much wo...
I am going to install an outlet in our kitchen island. My wife wants it on top of the island. Can this be done? Do I use a GFI outlet/ Thanks!
I want to build a shop. I would like a concrete slab for the floor and want the building to be wood. I think a good size would be 24' x 30'. Could ...
Hi, My husband and I are in the market for a new house. Since we live in the Midwest, with cold winters, my husband would like to have an indoor...
Bob: You did a Home Again special awhile back where you featured affordable Roman Columns fountains and statues that were made from polymers res...
Is there anyway to remove a drop of glue from a valuable dvd without damaging it? Thanks for all your advice, its a video of my new baby boy!!!
Hi, I'm designing a cabin for a remote site on Kodiak Island, Alaska. The main floor plan is 16x24 with the back half (16x12) two stories. There'...
HAVE SMALL 1950 ISH CAPE COD, WITH VERY PRETTY KNOTTY PINE PANELLING 3/4 'S OF THE WAY UP ON 3 WALLS(HIGH SHINE) OTHER WALLS DISPLAY NOT SO PRETTY ...
This question is haunting me: at what point does it make financial sense to rebuild, as opposed to remodel? I think we answered this question w...
We are going to be renovating a bathroom on the first floor of our new house to make it wheel-chair accessable (toilet and sink only) for my fiance...
Before i go and order cabinets, can i get some pros and cons of Kraftmaid cabinets?? We are going with Maple cabinets for the kitchen and baths, a...
looking for the best material that is inexpensive and will stand up to two kids, infant and toddler ages. We love granite but that is not in the b...
I live in New England now. I grew up in the Midwest. I see a lot of front doors painted red here. The red door can completely clash with the oth...
I am trying to make a shelf that will go around my room. Each shelf will be 8 feet long X 11 3/4 inches deep made out of 3/4 inch wood. I was think...
#1. Has anyone encountered plans that sound like this? My house is an American foursquare that may have been divided into two homes vertically prob...
I'm working on an art display system and would like to emulate the mechanics used in the old chalkboards ... where one framed slate panel could be ...
I'm working on new plans for a house and need to know the differences between kitchen countertops. I'm not interested in stainless steel or lamina...
Is it o.k. to attach 6ft. porch roof rafters to a facia board that is attached to posts directly with no overhang, as oposed to stacking rafters on...