When I removed a dmaaged, short ceramic tile wall between a shower stall and tub, I found some minor rot in the framing on the exterior wall: If y...
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I am in the process of purchasing a hobby farm that has an older barn that is in reasonable shape. If I wanted to turn this barn into a house, whe...
I am having my air ducts cleaned and anticipate to install an air purifier. I have quotes for several types: electro-static 600$, electro-magnetic ...
Well, my wife & I have taken the dive into a 90 year old house that we fell in love with. We are currently camped out in the back bedroom with wal...
I want to build a basement under a maufactured home and I saw a program about prefabed basements. could someone please help me find some more infor...
I decided that I want to white-wash my kitchen cabitets. How would I go about in doing so?
Hello, there:I’m in the process of building a deck. It’s a relatively simple design, 16’x8’, which fits into an inside “L” in the back of the hous...
There are scratches in my butcher board countertop ... the stain finish is fairly light. Should I fill the scratches with wood filler and re-stain?...
Has anyone built their home using steel?We are considering using steel, and can'tfind a builder in our area.
Anyone have any thoughts on Insulspan products?? Anyone have any thoughts on how I might research the reputation of a general contractor with resp...
I have two downspouts as well as my sumppump all emptying into my sideyard. The soil is clay so the water basically sits in puddles. My gameplan i...
In my local Sears store the "Unconditional Satisfaction Guaranteed" or "Guaranteed For Life" or "Lifetime Warranty" only means if its a factory def...
I'm trying to find a source for a definitionof what a 1/2 story is. We're planninga house remodel and our township's height restriction is 2 1/2 st...
I have a old House with Plaster Walls. The Banister going up to the second floor is coming loose. My question is what is the best way to reattach ...
I am redesigning my laundry room & would like to put the dryer on an interior wall. I have never seen a dryer vented upward - only straight back & ...
I'm new to this board so I thought I'd try it out. I'm moving and the house I bought will need a new furnace. It has 1125 sq.ft. of living space, ...
I want to install a wood floor of Southern Yellow Pine planking (Bob did a show a few yrs. back) in my NJ Shore bungalow. approx. 600 sq ft. What i...
We have installed a patio off the house made of railway ties and interlocking blocks - looks great but the preservative on the ties is pretty well ...
I have this porch concrete floor which comes out with this white powdery stuff whenever it gets wet. Some have told me that it is the lime in the ...