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Any reason why I should not buy a house with aluminum wiring? I don't know anything about it.
We recently carpeted half of our basement and used a latex based sealer first. We now want to do a section of the floor with ceramic tile and are c...
We have a home in the Pacific Northwest...where we get lots of rain. The majority of our property is above and behind our home and is a rocky hill...
Our house is built of concrete block with (I imagine) some sort of plaster over it. It was built in 1946, so it has many layers of paint, and it sh...
Hi Bob:I'm interested in building a 100 gallon, acrylic fishtank. Any ideas, or instructions?Thanks!Lauri
I would like to build an outdoor clothesline. I have a large deck. A reel-type line might work for me. What materials do I need? How do I plan ...
We live in a ranch house & I'd like to add a dormer to the attic and have a Master Suite w/ sitting room up there. There are already stairs to the...
www.counter-seal.com offers a way to install an undermount sink with laminate. Does anyone have any experience with this type of installation? Do...
I want to pull up my battered berber carpet and put down tile; however, I can't afford the tile at this time. I'm determined to pull this mess up ...
I have started something new out of old stuff. I take out a lot of old driveways. I keep the concrete and with a portland polymer mix with colors a...
I am trying to get info on painting a floor. Bob did a show where the kitchen floor (which was plywood) was painted with a base coat, splatter pai...
Can anyone direct me to a materials list and how to's on using concrete for kitchen counter tops?
I have removed carpet and tile from a concrete floor. The room had a smell of cat urine from the provious owners and I would like to seal the floo...
Hello,My wife and I just bought a 30 year old custom home. The foundation is concrete block and is quite deep (I can walk around through some part...
hi, my theatre company and myself have just gotten our first space. problem: it is completely raw. it use to be an office. we are to put bleachers ...
Wanting to tile my fireplace brick. Is this recommened to do. Or am I stuck with my old bad looking fireplace?
Hi. I'm looking to build a raised patio (under 3 feet high) off the back of my house. I'd like to use the Allan Block system. They hava a new res...
I am looking for opinions from those knowledgeable in these two areas; I'm planning on building, and have heard good things about panelized homes, ...
I saw a tip during an eposode of Home Again. It was about wood tiles? The tip was only about 20 seconds but it looked really cool.I need more speci...