I don't have a clue other than I envision a 6 to 8 foot bench made from 2x4's somehow. Supported on each in the middle by 1 4x4 inch post.Does anyo...
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We are looking to add a 4 season sunroom with a vaulted ceiling to the back of my 20 year old split level. I am going to tear out the 16 x 16 groun...
we just bought a house built in 1968, and there are 5 branches of aluminum wiring. they have pigtails and antioxidant grease at the moment. our ins...
I am a new home owner. I have a 3 car detached garage and a 2 car attached garage. I want to make the attached garage into living space. Current...
We just purchased a 100+ year old house. We started to take down one of the walls and found that it is a bearing wall. How do we go about complet...
I have a covered patio...with 4x4's and fully roofed. I want to turn that area into an additional room/ game room. I have heard of folks that wil...
What is the difference in profile between a Stafford style wood baseboard and the Windsor type.
I bought a fixer upper with chestnut molding downstairs. The molding was stained and I painted over half of it (2 coats of primer, 2 cots of semi-g...
Does anyone know if it is true that a attached brick duplex home does not have bearing walls? My neighbors have taken out all walls on the main fl...
All other things being equal which should be less expensive to build and why: a.) a one-story, with 2000 sq. ft. on the main floor; or b.) a two-st...
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We have just acquired an island in the N.E. on which we would like to build. We are somewhat restricted because it is a declared 'wet land'. We can...
I am looking to lay a concrete patio and enclose it for my dogs. I have someone to do the fence work but I am getting outragious estimates for the...
I am new to home improvement as I just purchased my first home. I would like to install a wood mantle above my fireplace. The fireplace is all bric...
I have valted ceilings half the ceiling is flat and the other half is slanted. My delema is what are the do's and dont's when it comes to crown mol...
I just had a pennisula installed in my kitchen and the countertop is made of Meganite (color-Forest Granite). We are very happy with the look, exce...
Can anyone tell me how I tell if my frontier cabin/schoolhouse is this type of architecture? It has the steep roof and batten and board siding(also...
Looking for the history of boxed & stripped construction. Can anyone help? Thx
I designed a plan with 18' spans and took it to a potential builder. He told me not to exceed 16' or there would be a huge cost increase. Is this...