Im planning on installing rafter ties in my 1952 cinder block home. It has no rafter ties at all. Every time Im in the attic and look around, I won...
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Hi, I Still have a 1952 GE stratoliner for sale. It needs work. A thermostat for the small oven (the big oven works fine), a few new burners, etc. ...
We have a problem with algae growing on a brick walkway and on the bricks of our chimney. Any ideas to keep that from happening, other than using b...
We are so excited to introduce AC Shield to the world! • AC Shield is a brand new product that protects air conditioner outdoor unit from build-u...
Hi BOB, I wanted to either build this porch myself or have a trade person do it for me. I am enclosing pictures of the site, and some ideas I am t...
Last winter my propane was out of control and power outages. I was filling my 500 gal propane up every other month at $800 or more a pop. I have no...
The stack is sound, I just want to know what should I use to seal the stack if the home inspection(house is for sale) makes an issue of it.
We need to re-build our 25-year old crib dock on Lake Huron. The present dock has two wood cribs which are each capped on top with 12" of poured co...
We called Roca and it is discontinued. We need a couple of boxes for a repair.
We just moved into our new home about 2 months ago. We have a 3 bedroom back to front split ranch. The middle bedroom has a strong rubber odor. I c...
Previous owner didn't keep up the roof on this 1954 House and the ends of many trusses (rafters ?) have rotted . City is requiring engineering repo...
Bob, Can you show us how to make a bed that folds down from the wall for a tiny space? LMK Sharon
I am trying to find cork panels/tiles in the So CA area to use in my living room. I love the cork used in the living room picture on the Blog page,...
Jennair cooktop exhaust has cold air coming into kitchen during winter. Someone on Bob's site mentioned installing a thermal break in basement pip...
I am considering using one of the many products out there, from Beier, Olympic, etc. However many internet postings are out there saying they end u...
Does anyone know what this does to the breathability of the leather boots. Will it lock in moisture from perspiration?
About four years ago I constructed an add-on porch to our home. The core supports inside the columns were made of face-to edge joined 2X4s these st...
Hi wasn't sure wether to put this under Mobile or Modular, neither seems to have had much attention lately so decided to put it here. I live in...
Here is what they said... Call it SoonWet. The coating worked—water ran right off—but not for long in the real world, where life is a contact s...