Our 2 year old home has a concrete foundation sandwiched between two inches of rigid styrafoam inside & out. The steel ladder system imbedded in t...
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Can anyone tell me how to go about refinishing a cast iron bathtub? I've recently come into possession of one, from the early 1930s, and the body i...
I have shower doors with top and bottom pivot hinges. The door is starting to shift at an angle and are getting hard to close. There are set screws...
We are building a new home and are considering installing a whole house fan. What are the pros & cons to these whole house fans? Why are they not u...
I am in the process of converting our narrow (10' wide x 25') garage into two usable rooms (laundry/exercise room and my dream shop). I would like...
I am located in Niagara Falls Canada and was wondering if anyone new what the frost line depth would be for this area. The reason being, I am putt...
I am looking at buying a new house that is already under construction. The only thing is when I looked down into the basement (no stairs down yet) ...
I have a vent in my ceiling into the attic. The attic has two small fans - I believe they serve the purspose of regulating the attic temp for the ...
My husband and I are in the process of building a new home and would like to add a fireplace insert. We are wondering if anyone has any idea how to...
Hi,I own a home in a tract where all the homes have entrances on the 2nd floor, over the garage. EVERY house in the tract leaks from the entry por...
I am just about to purchase a new home. It was built within the last year, and has a new gas fireplace. I don't know much about gas fireplaces, but...
We have an old barn that we would like to sell for the lumber, but don't know who to contact-can you help us?
I need some advice on preparing an as-built drawing (plans and elevations, maybe section?) for a small two-story craftsman. Do I need special tool...
Please help...Subject: Bathroom ventilation.I live in an apartment building--"single/studio" unit-- where the bathroom has no windows or exhaust-po...
My husband and I are trying to make the cellar/basement of our house livable. We need to dig about 10inches down, exposing more foundation, becau...
Is there a corrolation between skylights and A/C vent condensation??? Our new manufactured home has condensation on all the a/c vents that are loc...
Hello...we're planning to raise the back roof on our cape cod...right now we have a finished room upstairs and will be making it into 2 bedrooms an...
I have a house built in 1940 which still has the original clapboard under the cedar siding. When the cedar was installed there was no barrier insta...