Is there any sites out there that would have step by step info. on putting up a block foundation for a crawl space. Any kind of info would be of he...
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I have a window air conditioner unit that will not fit in the window of my new apartment...is it OK to put the unit in sideways? or will this damag...
Does anyone have any experience with building houses using a galvanized steel frame with polystyrene insulation (prefabricated)? I'm considering b...
Hello, I'm from BrazilI have a problem and need some help. I have a prefabricated house made in the USA without an assebling guide. I have looked f...
I want to pour a concrete patio that is framed and formed with 4x6" pressure treated lumber. The patio will be 6 inches off the ground. Is this p...
I'm replacing a front porch platform, 26 feet 5 inches wide and extends 71 inches out from the wall of the house. I want to replace with a concret...
Hi there,My son has busted a couple holes in our walls. One in his bedroom, and one in our guest bedroom. Does anyone know how to repair this? T...
Is it possible to repair cracks in a concrete driveway or must the entire driveway be replaced? Driveway is double car + wide and about 30 feet lon...
Any one out there know of any one that would do home improvement for free to advertise there company? Thanks for any help!
I'm trying to replace an old wooden lally post. The old post is supported underneath by three concrete blocks on top of a concrete slab floor, and ...
we are residing our house in a semi dark toupe. We have bricks that go about half way up the front of the house. The problem is, the bricks are an...
I am looking for the right pitch of roof. Allowing for our loft (particial only).Loft is 45'L X 10' W (with one center window and the pipe of...
Would like to install a pulley in tree house for grandchildren using pulley, rope and bucket. Not sure how to do it to make it safe. Any help?
My wife and I are in the early design stages for a 4000SF home which will be built by a contractor in the Houston,TX area. The soil analysis and en...
I recently puchased a home with pocket doors. The recessed door pulls were removed from the doors. I would very much like to replace them. I hav...
We have an old house made of cement block, when we took off the wall paper, we saw black mold about 3 feet up the wall. I have heard that it is ve...
Does anyone know anything about a grond asphalt road -- what it takes to lay the road and why maintenance we will need to do. We have a cabin arou...
Has anyone ever heard of maintenance free gingerbread trim? I don't want to have to climb to the peak of the roof to paint when the entire house i...
We plan on installing tile on exterior, but covered porch/patio area. In the past, the concrete has been painted with exterior concrete paint, whi...
I have had a new concrete garage floor installed and I want to seal it with a good quality, permanent sealer.Any suggestions ?