We want to make our living room ceiling similar to what we've seen on some older home's porches, i.e., wood planks about 2" wide. We have seen it ...
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I am creating a 4x8 bulletin board using homosote covered in fabric. I have been advised to spray the homosote with an adhesive prior to covering ...
We recently ripped up carpeting to reveal what were once beautiful hardwood floors (parkay, in-lay, etc.) However, there are horrible cat urine sta...
I'm buying a home and want to pull up carpet in bedrooms. I just want to clean hardwood floors underneath, not sand and refininsh. What is good to ...
Without replacement, I'd like to know if there's ANYTHING I can do to a row of hunter green ceramic tile in the shower to cover it up, change the c...
When using pvc pipe with elbow joints as a rod for window valance, how would you securely attach the elbow joints to the wall? I saw this treatmen...
I would like to find out all materials good for the construction of animals leaving. I am collecting information on materials that are essentials ...
I recently redecorated my bathroom. The walls are painted with a semi-gloss paint. I put a border around the top. I used sizing, and a wallpaper ...
I've just recently painted two outside doors on my house. The one I painted last week looks good but I have just painted another door and it is a d...
Does anyone know where to find a list of recommended room sizes for kitchen, master bedroom, living room, etc.
Does anyone know how much refacing existing cabinets should be in relation to installing all new cabinets? I am in the process of getting bids and ...
Help! How do I incorporate the deep yellow stained glass window into the decor in the dining room of the house I just bought and am in the process...
how can i cut and join together mirror glass panels that are 1/4 thick and make the seams look good? mold or glue? they will be installed on a wall...
I need to know when painting the exterior of my house, what color do you paint the porch if your house is gray and doors will be old burgandy? My...
I have a 1950's house in Toronto. The front porch(not quite) is 30 ft by 5"5'', has a roof, but no sides and a concrete floor. The porch faces due ...
We have just had a custom made built-in TV cabinet installed into our new kitchen/family room area.The exterior is a painted white finish. We were...
help!I need to choose new cabinets for my kitchen but cannot afford custom cabinets. I have seen a line of stock and semi-custom cabinets made by S...
I like the look of stainless stell appliances but have heard that they are hard to keep clean and looking spotless... Anyone have any advice...