I am just about to purchase a new home. It was built within the last year, and has a new gas fireplace. I don't know much about gas fireplaces, but...
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We have an old barn that we would like to sell for the lumber, but don't know who to contact-can you help us?
I need some advice on preparing an as-built drawing (plans and elevations, maybe section?) for a small two-story craftsman. Do I need special tool...
Please help...Subject: Bathroom ventilation.I live in an apartment building--"single/studio" unit-- where the bathroom has no windows or exhaust-po...
My husband and I are trying to make the cellar/basement of our house livable. We need to dig about 10inches down, exposing more foundation, becau...
Is there a corrolation between skylights and A/C vent condensation??? Our new manufactured home has condensation on all the a/c vents that are loc...
Hello...we're planning to raise the back roof on our cape cod...right now we have a finished room upstairs and will be making it into 2 bedrooms an...
I have a house built in 1940 which still has the original clapboard under the cedar siding. When the cedar was installed there was no barrier insta...
On the elmwood patio episode, they also were doing some landscaping work which included a patio. It looked like flagstone. I did not catch the re...
I want to put an addition onto our house which will completely extend one side of our home to enlarge the upstairs bedrooms, main level living and ...
I bought a condo 3yrs ago, the man who lived here was a carpenter. Well, he built a pedestal bed into the wall. It is anchord into the studs on an ...
Our new home is almost ready to be bricked. We would like to achieve an older look. Three suggestions have been -- that the bricks have a light m...
I want to replace a load bearing wall with a Versalam beam. I need approx 19 feet of span and will be supporting 9 roof joists. How many versalam...
Hello,My husband and I are planning on renovating a duplex apartment on the top floor of a small co-op in Manhattan. The apartment has skylights an...
Underneath my deck is a patch of over grow n ground, impossibe to get a mower under, and also to small for a weedeater, I want to go ahead and conc...
When I bought my house, the concrete block basement walls had some horizontal cracking and slight bowing. To be safe I had my basement walls reinfo...
I hired a contractor but he cant seem to finish the job one excuse after another. he framed it and leveled wood out to pour but there are gaps on b...
we are at the point of choosing to go with a home building kit or engaging a local building. It does appear that the home building kit is a bit pri...
which way to go: drilling or jackhammer? we are in a rocky area. Both methods have been used in our area. What's the difference?