Im a carpenter with 15 years in the trade, all comercial(steel and concrete). I am now starting a total remodle of a two sory house built in 1891. ...
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I am looking for sample plans, reference and resource information on adding a 20x16 2 story addition on to a small 1 story ranch. Anyone with who's...
How can I remove a stripped bolt from my lawn mower? In trying to loosen the bolt to remove the lawn mower blade I stripped the head of the bolt. ...
I have a 2' overhang on my house. I wish tobump out a 2'x 16' area just under the overhang. The bump out area now steps down about 8" to the concr...
Does anyone know how many bags of cement it would take to pour a basment wall 4 feet high and 24 by 40 in length?
A couple of questions.... Making a new cement patio, do I need a building permit? Also to go below the frost line so it doesn't crack, do I need ...
I’m having a problem with a new construction. I signed a contract with a builder late January with a projected June finish date. Since that time he...
I was told that Bob Villa did a show about how to get more treads in a staircase and still make code. I believe it was called a box staircase. I ha...
Hello, I am trying to find informatin, links or names of builders using alternative construction methods to traditional stick build. So far the on...
The floor in my 15x15 family room seems to bounce or move when someone walks across it. Any suggestions on how I can make it stiffer? The floor j...
My wife and I are beginning the search for plans for building a new home. We realy like old queen anne homes and are trying to find plans which re...
As a recent bachelor, I haven't a clue how to remove the residual wax at the bottom of the holder after the candle has burned as far as it will go....
I will be installing structured wiring in the house I am building.In my area cable is now being used for high speed internet access.My question is ...
On your show April 15th, you had on a manufacture that claimed they were the only ones to make a overhead door that had a double barn door look. Ma...
Our front yard is elevated off the street about four feet, so we decided to cut out a driveway area for our tenant and build some sort of retaining...
I'm having a home built by a large, nationwide home builder. The basement was just put in and I saw something I've never seen before...exposed wood...
I am trying to figure out what the best way is to lay a block patio. I am concerned about what to use to hold the blocks in place, especially arou...
Looking for some advice/guidance on the following:I have a deck attached to my house that I would like to turn into a sunroom. The deck is standin...