We own an 80+year old masonry house. We would like to insulate the exterior walls. What is an economical way to do this?
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I am looking at using brick pavers to lay over the concrete patio and walkway at my house. I was wondering if mastic would work well for this. Do...
What ever happened to Bob's magazine,American Home? It is still being published?
I'm thinking of switching to gas appliances, but my wife is worried about the risk of explosions.(so am I) I would very much like to use gas becaus...
I'M REFLOORING A PONTOON BOAT. I USED PRESSURE TREATED LUMBER THE LAST TIME BUT IT ONLY LASTED THREE YEARS AND BECAME WEAK AND ROTTEN. I NEED TO KN...
Long story short:the paper of the greenboard the previous owners installed in the bathroom ceiling began sagging until it was about a 12" diameter ...
I was wondering if anyone could tell me if a 10 1/2 foot wide section of screening is too wide for a single section in a screened porch. We are ho...
I just had a Humidifier installed on our furnace and now we have condensation(ice) on windows. There are 2 windows on the back of the house in our ...
we have recently discovered a tin ceiling in our dining room that had been covered over with a drop ceiling. two small sections have water damage ...
I just saw the computer controlled shower head on the show today. I would like to know the cost and availability of the system. The show also inclu...
looking for information on national home prefab houses built in the 50's. Looking to find out if a interior wall is weight bearing or not.
I need to clean some tarnished brass switch plates and then to protect them so that don't oxidize. I recall seeing Bob having refered to a method o...
remove old caulking from sink area,around tub and bathroom sink.application tips for new caulk?
I need to be able to easily move my Craftsman workbench due to limited storage/work area. I don't want to increase the height of the work surface ...
I am building a sunroom addition, which willhave a poured concrete foundation, which will be attached to an old house with a fieldstone foundation ...
We have a yellow/brown brick fireplace that is hiddeous. The walls have been painted white and blue carpet installed. Now we need ideas on what t...
I want to build a custom home entertainment center. And I want it to be "flexible"...? Stylistically, I want it to have an "oriental flavor". Black...
I am triing to find a company that I heard about, that uses cables within the slab, to correct slab movement/damage. If anybody can help, please do...
My briggs toilet tank totally cracked. Flooded my bathroom, etc. Want to replace with a newer model, have been advised by a plumber and home "exp...