My boyfriend will be building his new house this spring, in SE Connecticut.Problem - large area of ledge where the house is to be built. Since the...
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I just signed a contract to have a new home built and when I went to a construction site of a current home under construction I noticed that all of...
What is the best way to repair cracks in cinder block-it is the back side of a fireplace in the garage.
I just bought a townhouse. It is the end unit of four. Recently I found a crack on the wall that was not there before. This crack runs side to sid...
We are installing old barn boards on one wall of our living room. What kind of treatment should we apply?
Any reason why I should not buy a house with aluminum wiring? I don't know anything about it.
We recently carpeted half of our basement and used a latex based sealer first. We now want to do a section of the floor with ceramic tile and are c...
We have a home in the Pacific Northwest...where we get lots of rain. The majority of our property is above and behind our home and is a rocky hill...
Our house is built of concrete block with (I imagine) some sort of plaster over it. It was built in 1946, so it has many layers of paint, and it sh...
Hi Bob:I'm interested in building a 100 gallon, acrylic fishtank. Any ideas, or instructions?Thanks!Lauri
I would like to build an outdoor clothesline. I have a large deck. A reel-type line might work for me. What materials do I need? How do I plan ...
We live in a ranch house & I'd like to add a dormer to the attic and have a Master Suite w/ sitting room up there. There are already stairs to the...
www.counter-seal.com offers a way to install an undermount sink with laminate. Does anyone have any experience with this type of installation? Do...
I want to pull up my battered berber carpet and put down tile; however, I can't afford the tile at this time. I'm determined to pull this mess up ...
I have started something new out of old stuff. I take out a lot of old driveways. I keep the concrete and with a portland polymer mix with colors a...
I am trying to get info on painting a floor. Bob did a show where the kitchen floor (which was plywood) was painted with a base coat, splatter pai...
Can anyone direct me to a materials list and how to's on using concrete for kitchen counter tops?
I have removed carpet and tile from a concrete floor. The room had a smell of cat urine from the provious owners and I would like to seal the floo...