We have a house that was built in the early 1930's and we have a couple of outside corners that are cracking on the inside of the house in the corn...
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For a 22 x 29 foot garage with a storage space above the garage what size trusses are recommended -- 2x4 or 2x6? Is there a building code policy fo...
I have a small cottage that was built in 1952, attached to my house built in 1990, then added onto in 1998. The cottage, whose foundation is merel...
Bob was checking out a new paint remover product that had been left on overnight with a 'cloth'. The assistant peeled it back and it removed all pa...
I have a chimney running through an atic room that I am trying to refinish into a storage/play room. The chimney runs from the boiler for the hot ...
Recently saw a TV show that used a cobblestone driveway paver made from concrete. These were made in 3 sizes and laid randomly for that old cobbl...
i need a sourse of theventilated drip edge used by riley on the cape with back ell project on the cape
My family just recently moved to a house thatwas not well maintained,The brick on the bottom has accumulated red mud.I've tried muriatic acid dilut...
HELP!!!! ANYONE HAVING KNOWLEDGE ON THIS SUBJECT PLEASE REPLY TO BJCPERRY@ISTAR.CA TRYING TO RESTORE 203 YR OLD SCOTTISH HOUSE T...
Who is the manufacturer of the wine cellar that you installed in your home? Where can I get information on it?
Can anyone give me infomation on how to level and square 14x16 concrete forms on a sloaping surface approx 5 deg. pitch Should i build up the gra...
I need to remove black spray painted grafitti from the front of the 1910 brownstone rowhouse I just purchased in Washington, DC. What is the best ...
My pool is 4' deep by 18' wide and I would like anyone to give me ideas on building and designing a deck 3' all the way around with three sections ...
I would like to open up my kitchen wall to build a breakfast bar. How do I go about it?
We are just beginning to build our own home ourselves and need some suggestions on block foundations. Where do we start?
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, ...
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,email@example.com
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...