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Does anyone have any information pertaining to the show in which a country home was being built using prefab contruction with a post and beam inter...
hello all!I want to paper my living room walls half way up then paint the top half,the walls are panel and Im looking for the best way that I shoul...
I would like to convert my porch to enclosed living space, basically enlarging my family room. This would require extending roof and taking out an...
We are about to buy a home and just discovered that the heat/air duct work is something called "sonatube" or "sonic tube". We've been told it is co...
Riding lawnmower ( 2 Blade ) always leaves a strip of grass not cut. Sharpened blades, changed blades, adjusted mower front to back, side to side. ...
I have a bunch of self adhesive tiles that I need to place on a concrete floor. Little did I realize that there was a surface of paint. It is virtu...
a slab of cultured marble has to be cut for length and for the basin. how do you cut it? how do you fininish off the cut end canthe cut edge be col...
I had a 21'w / 13'd wood porch built off the back of my house. I'm scared that there is not enough support. Could someone please help before I cal...
My wife saw an airless paint sprayer on Home Again a couple of weeks ago. It had a canister to put paint into, and you attached some kind of prope...
I have a stone fireplace, with brick box and chimney. It is rather large, and I don't currently use it. I don't like fireplace inserts. I would l...
HOW WOULD ONE GO ABOUT GET SPONCERS FOR A HOUSE I'M REMODLING,I KNOW IT CAN BE DONE BUT I JUST DON'T HOW TO GO ABOUT GETTING STARTED.
I have a ventless fireplace. I have 9ft ceiling and the fireplace is approximately 33 inches tall and 3ft wide. The fireplace sits in a wooden fram...
I've recently developed some interests in the exploratory study intoincorporating solid by-products of agricultural wastes particles/fibres/flakes/...
My wife wanted more natural light in our kitchen. I helped build our house so I knew what would be involved. I looked into tubular skylights and fo...
I am building a deck and long walkway (on a beach) and am considering using boards other than 5/4" x 6" Pressure Treated. Does anyone know what bra...
I HAVE TO REPLACE THE WALLS IN THE SHOWER, AS THE TILES ARE FALLING OFF. HOW DO I GO ABOUT DOING THIS. IS THERE SOMETHING OUT THERE INSTEAD OF WA...
I have a copy of Bob Vila's Home Design and am having trouble with the fact that some of the features that my husband and I want to put in our home...
I saw a tv show that showed a guy making a brick pattern in wet concrete with some kind jig. Does anyone know where I can get one or how to make one?