What is the purpose of the 1x3 strapping that I see you put on ceilings? To straighten and make things flat? Change direction of wall board? What...
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i am a student who wants to learn about carpentary tool like. Band saws, radial arm saws, routers ,scroll saws ,planers etc.does anyone know any go...
what is the correct procedure for anchoringthe supporting posts for a stairway bannister?[This message has been edited by mcoatney (edited March 17...
I am building a patio cover. It will tie into the existing single-story roof. The rafters will connect to existing rafters and travel to the edge o...
I have been scouring the internet, looking for a simple swingset plan. I have come up empty handed, and am desperate to build one for my daughter. ...
My house is about halfway built and my barber suggested that I should counter sink all the nails in the stairs.. Does this mean just putting scews...
Someone posted this question a while ago but received no answer. I, too, and considering the same project and wonder if anyone has any advise for ...
I purchased a modular home having wall of vinyl wallpaper prefinished gypsum panels.At the joint of each pair of panels is a wood strip to cover th...
Hello,I'm going to install casings around my windows. I started the other night and noticed that when I placed the vertical piece around the windo...
I am preparing to finish the space above my attached barn. It is framed with 2x4 studs, and wrapped with 1x3 strapping and sided with 1x10 rough cu...
I am installing drywall inside doghouse dormers that I installed on my roof. The question is: do I have to mitre the edges of the drywall where th...
I have "popcorn" sprayed ceilings in my home and want to switch to smooth ceilings. What is the easiest way to remove the popcorn and what is the ...
I am new at woodworking and I am trying to make a storage bench to sit at the foot of my bed. I saw a photo of one and the sides curve inward like ...
I have a craftsman shaper I bought svrl yrs ago, works fine, however does anyone know of any adapters which would allow me to use router bits on it...
I posted a message a few weeks back and was told that I could install plywood underlayment over my existing subfloor.My new question is should it b...