I have a shelf mantle piece, 54" long and 4" top to bottom. It is hollow except for a support board across the middle. It is surprisingly heavy, ...
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Need information on calculating load and heating specs for building addition. Home addition is in Humbolt county, California.
We are building a new house and want to waterproof the drywall walls in our garage so I can wash cars without damaging the walls. Due to expense, ...
Hi gang,Anyone have comments on getting a prefab house built?Bruce,firstname.lastname@example.org
I would like to know how to contact the manufacturer of the replacement windows that can be ordered to fit the exact size of the window opening. W...
I wanted to find information on building trusses for my cabin and wanted to perhaps open up space in them for a loft in the construction. I sort o...
Am considering buying a new home with little storage space. Need information on building rafters in the garage? How to?? Is this a good idea?
With the onset of winter, we discovered that our newly purchased house does not heat well. The previous owners installed a new "efficiency" furnanc...
The steps going down into my garage are brick. The pressure-treated wood railings are working loose. They are bolted to the bricks using masonry ...
I would like to know the pro's and con's of a Modular home, we are either looking to buy land and build, or buy a house exsiting?? Are modular home...
I caught the end of the project and didn't see how it was done or what kind of paint they used. was it a kit or something else i would really like...
We have had some erosion around our foundation, and were told by a local foundation company to fill the holes with sand. The sand/dirt company tha...
i live in alaska where it has been snowing heavily for the past ten days.we have a metal roof ,and the snow has been shedding off of it right on to...
I'm blocking in my small garage opening, turing my garage into an office. Do I just block it in as usual? I was thinking that I might want to dri...
We have a gas burning fireplace that has turned the brick black. I am at a loss for an explanation to this, it has just started. However, what sug...
Where can I get materials to install a home fire sprinkler system myself? I will begin construction of a new home next year, and I would like to p...
I saw the last 10 seconds (literally) of one of Bob's shows and saw a "build it yourself" butcher block table. It was made from on large butcher b...
I just saw a Home Again show on a Marthas Vineyard Victorian Cottage where they were putting up a tin ceiling. Where do they get that from?
We own an 80+year old masonry house. We would like to insulate the exterior walls. What is an economical way to do this?