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I'm going to be building an approximate 24' x 40' 3-car garage in the spring. Currently, I am trying to determine if I should build it conventional...
i need some help to find a plumb hammer that i saw but cannot find anywhere.it has waffle head or face and on the claw side an axe . ihave saw diff...
I will assisting a friend frame out a roomin his basement. I;ve done framing before, but I never done an inside or outside corner.Can someone tell ...
I'm currently looking to purchase a 1920-1930 bungalow, and I REALLY want a woodburning fireplace (the couple I've looked at don't have one). Is i...
Desperately seeking answer!Bob appeared recently on a national morning news show and demonstrated a way to give dark oak cabinets a new finish. He...
I recently purchased an adjustable Dado attachment for my table saw (at a good price I might add). However, the max speed on the Dado is 4500 rpm....
I have an old house (80 years) with large radiators that are no longer used. I would like to know how to take them apart so I can remove them from ...
The air in our 99 year old house is very dry despite our 12 gallon home humidifier. Any economical/practical solution?
I am trying to find out the best material and method for installation of a front porch on my 1895 house. It currently has a new porch less than 6 m...
I am interested in tearing down a retaining wall between two small rooms in order to create one large room. How can I use designer columns (pretty...
I have not seen any tool cards lately, Why?How can I go about completing previous toolcard sets?
I made a big hole in my drywall about a foot in diameter. What should i use to repairit? It is more like a really big dent. Do i clear out the dry...
My husband is getting prepared to drywall a bathroom. We want to know if we should drywall all the way to the concrete slab then install the flagst...
My builder said in his spec sheet under "damp proofing" that "all holes at snap ties to be filled with "Lexonite" from the exterior". Anybody know...
I was wanting to know how to estimate how much drywall, mud, corners, & tape to use for a job.
My house was built approximately 30 years ago on a concrete pad . I would guess that it was built by " good ole boys", not a contractor. The prob...
Hello,My name is Daniel, and i have been thinking about building my own home,in Maine, for some time now and every time I inquire about what docume...
Hello,My husband and I are about to break ground on our first home. Being a novice at any type of home experience I'm a little concerned about some...
I have a concreate slab porch (not attached to the house). The slab has sunk and cracked in the middle, forcing up both ends. What is the best m...