I have a wood burning fireplace made of cinderblock on the inside and regular brick on the outside. The inside cinderblock has become very stained...
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My husband and I are having a house built but the price of installing stained interior doors, baseboards and casings are beyond our budget. Would ...
I'm looking for feedback on the average cost for fees related to kitchen re-design. Services will include taking the project from approved design t...
HiI am looking for recommendations on comfortable riser height and tread depth for a person who uses a walker. Would it be correct to allow for al...
I just bought a beautiful Cape Code home. The only drawback is there is no exit to the outside from the basement. I would like to know if it is ...
I have a small one bedroom apartment and I need to take part of the living room and make it into an additional bedroom.I was wondering what my opti...
What would be the best way to hang about a 40 lb. framed mirror? Should I find the studs in the wall or use a picture hook without finding the st...
I'm building a storage shed,4'wide,12'long,sidewalls 4'high.The problem I'm having,is the degree of cut for the trusses,any info on this,would REAL...
questions about how to reproduce the original wall texture in my home, the home was built in 1980 using the old syle star ? looking technique. I've...
IF it costs about $200 a square foot to builld a fairly nice home from the ground up...how much per square is a remodel (roughly). Just basics lik...
We want to change the colors of the bricks on our fireplace. We have read how there is fire resistant paint, and how it should be primed first. W...
We are going be be building a home. Any feedback on websites to help us draw up a preliminary floorplan before we take it to an architect or build...
We recently bought a house built in 1929. All the walls are still original, meaning I guess that they have not been drywalled or anything other tha...
I recently purchased a double wide manufactured house. I have replaced the entire floor of the house do to a hot water heater explosion while I was...
We are currently remodeling (ourselves) an 1861 farm house in rural Ohio.Because of wiring and needing insulation we are starting in the kitchen wh...
I'm done spackling my new bathroom but I have a lot of dust. What's the best way to get the dust off the walls before I paint? Thank you!
I live in a c1900 house that was converted (probably in the 50's) to apartments. My problem is insulation from noise, or lack thereof. During some ...
Has anyone ever tiled kitchen countertops with old plates/dishes? I am considering doing this and would like to know the pitfalls. I have tiled a...
i want to paint the trim in my house. should all the woodwork in different rooms be the same color.?i need a decorator's perspective on this.