How can I assess damage done to my house through builder's admitted poor workmanship? They removed roof over existing house before a weekend of t...
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I have a spare room that I would like to transform into a sauna. This room is attached to the main house, however, it is simply framed and enclose...
My grandson has started roller blading and I have been letting him practice on my large back concrete patio. I have noticed quite a lot of grit/sa...
Does anyone have any comments on a preserved wood foundation......a friend is considering the purchase of a home with such a foundation....and has ...
We are having our bathroom remodeled soon. The contractor included a cast iron tub in his estimate. I would like to find ways of bringing down the ...
I am replacing my kitchen countertop. Have you ever seen or used Silestone? I am told its 93% quartz and remainder plastic binding agents. Thank...
Help. I would like to install a telephone jack in a spare bedroom. Single line home with jacks in ajoining rooms on opposite walls. Any help would...
I just moved into a new construction and am preparing to build some wood steps off the back. The height from door to ground is about 3 1/2 feet. ...
I saw a home improvment show were they used a simple mixture to clean antique wood door caked with black grime without removing the original varnis...
Hi,We are thinking of having an old deck rebuilt using Trex. The contractor has told us that the railing has to be cedar and we are concerned that...
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I recently purchased a house that is about 100 yrs. old and we have ladybugs everywhere. Please tell me where thay come in from and how do I get ri...
I am planning on putting a patio on my home. I see many new techniques instead of brick pavers such as stamping concrete or printing blacktop. Do...
We are building a house and have seen a siding that resembles stone. It comes in sheets like siding. We would like to know what it is called and...
My son's bedroom is the old garage. Under the old carpet is the garage concrete floor. Do I need to etch the concrete with muratic acid before we...