I'm interested in a framing tool that allows you to layout studs (16 & 24" OC) without using a tape measure. I realize I could make this jig, but ...
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I would like the Euro-style cabinet doors in my kitchen. I have gotten conflicting opinions about the best quality door front. Given that solid woo...
Approximately six weeks ago I had a new deck built to replace my rooted one. Pressuretreated wood was used and I want to apply a clear stain howev...
I am going to put a wrap around porch on my house but am unsure as to how to secure the posts to the deck. As I may us turned posts I cant lag them...
My deck is about 10 years old. It's not in to bad of shape no rot just some weathered boards. Is there a product that is like a paint/stain that wo...
I need to take apart a child's chair that my father made about 50 years ago in order to replace a broken leg. The joints are all very secure and s...
I have 4 circular columns. They are wooden, round, painted and approximately 20+ foot high. At the bottom of these 4 columns, there is deteriorat...
I have 10 small windows in my house that need trimming. However, they are recessed back from the drywall about 1/4". It seems ridiculous to build ...
I'm looking for a good resource book for building stairs.I'm rebuilding my basement staircase. I don't have the diamensions with me.My stairs have ...
HAs anyone ever attached a chair rail to a plaster wall? The plaster is old and I am afraid to either damage the wall or put upa rail that will ea...
Is there an advantage to re-configuring my 110V table saw motor to 220V? If so, what are the advantages?
I AM BULIDING A NEW HOUSE AND I WANT TO KNOW IF PURLIN BLOCKS ARE NEEDED IN A 2X4 STUD WALL? DOES IT ACTUALLY ADD MUCH STRENGTH & IF SO DO YOU DO A...
I need advice on how to screw a finsh board from my hardwood floor into the kitchen. I would like to be able to remove this board in the future to ...
hi! I am designing a small Victorian home to build myself. I want to incorperate several secret doors/passages in the myserious victorian traditi...
Want to replace metal "banister"/stair railing with wood. How to??...attach upstairs railing posts to top rail? How do you attach the to the floo...
I have an old house the staircase when stripped and refinished will be beautiful, except unsafe as the bannister is very loose, how do I fix this p...
The answer to this question has eluded me since I started working at a hardware store at age 14. I'm now 22 and still searching. Where does the fac...