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Hi,My brother is a small contractor and he has asked me to try and find a simple but effective software program that will allow him to plan and des...
My basement walls are made of concrete block. My house is 30 yrs. old. Recently, I have noticed that one of the vertical cracks on one of the blo...
I would like to get some information on the composite floring system which I saw on one of the Home Again shows this past Sunday (26.08.01)The syst...
I've lived in my townhouse for 4 years and have never had a leak in my finished basement. But my basement always smells damp, molded and mildewed. ...
I am having a concrete patio put in my back yard. I would like to build a retaning wall as well to keep the dirt out. Is it possible to build a 2...
HERE'S HOWHEATSHIELD-R20 RADIANT BARRIER PAINT ADDITIVEREDUCES COOLING & HEATING COSTHEATSHIELD-R20: Is a very fine white powder that is a combinat...
I going to be re-drywalling an entire house and I'm looking into getting some specialty items. ON ebay, I've seen pump applicators, taping tools an...
I'm opening 2 large openings in the wall dividing the living room and kithchen and would like to arch them. I'll be removing all the old plaster an...
Pros & cons with styrofoam blocks filled with concrete? Best styrofoam block company? Price verses stick built? How do you install electrical cu...
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...
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) ...