Please Help !I am in the process of refininshing my basement. I would like to remove one (preferably two) lally columns. The foundation measures 2...
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I bought a new fridge. It made a lot of noise. I returned the fridge to the store and got a new fridge, different model. It still makes a lot of no...
I would like to know if I can build a bookcase with say oak with plywood backing and stain the whole thing the same color? In other words two diff...
I WOULD LIKE TO FIND PATTERN TO MAKE THEBASKETS I HAVE SEEN MADEOF LANDSCAPING TIMBERS.
When installing house jacks in a celler does anyone know how far apart they should be?
When framing a room, whst's the proper way to butt the frames from perpendicular wealls in corners?
As I am a British guy from London UK, I have no idea why "penny nails" are called "penny nails". Has anyone got any idea of origin????
I recently purchased a Craftsman 10" table saw. On the side, the motor is listed as 3600 (or close to that) RPMs. However, the book said I must u...
I have a few items in an old house that where stained too dark, I would like lighten them up. After sanding one of these item for too long I have t...
My house in about 70 years old and the joists in the basement were notched to fit on the cap plate and beam, why was this done, it seems that it ...
The 2*10 joists recieved a 4 inch by 8 inch notch to fit on the cap plate which is a 4 * 8
Some years ago I purchased an attractive, massive, rolltop desk. The rolltop's parallel slats have separated at several spots. They were held tog...
After reading some of the information posted on the forum, I purchased the TSP product. I was going to try to cleaning my cabinets with this stuff...
I have a 150+yr old New England farmhouse. It has been remodeled within the last 15 years. The problem is this. I have these huge dark wood beam...
Does anyone know what to set the blade at when cutting crown moulding for 45*, 22 1/2*, 25* angles? I want to be able to cut it laying flat on the ...
i am searching for the calculations for building stairs. i have read both of the 'rosendahl's' books. No help atall.
I've recently purchased home office furniture and placed it on the second floor of my onefamily, sidehall colonial, built circa 1983 in New Jersey....