Hi all: Was wondering if any of you have had experience with flitch plates added to an existing 3-ply, 2x8 beam to change span from 7 feet to 14 fe...
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I removed the waistcoating in my dining room including the base moulding. I finished the walls and resanded and restained all the old moulding that...
how do i square up a large area. i am setting forms for a garage floor and i know there is a three point measuring formula for squaring, but i dont...
I want to buy a joiner, and have found two types. The first is a "plate joiner", the second is a "detail buscuit joiner". I am a hobbyist, not a ...
Can anyone help me to locate a website where I might find plans for building a picnic table?
The plans for my new home call for 3 pieces of 6"x10" timber to be cantilevered out 15" of the first floor ceiling frame (2x12) for a small balcony...
I need molding for my ceilings and walls I don't know what it is called but it has to start from the the ceiling and on a angle come down the wall ...
I recently purchased a closet organizer which hangs from rails screwed to the wall. Since I have plaster walls, the manufacturer recommends screwin...
I have a house with a Shed roof. I don't like it but cannot afford to change it. I have a porch with white railings but the area above the porch i...
Hello everyone! I'm a gr. 10 student from Toronto, Canada, and am doinga "hammers" project for my technology class. The project os "hammers",as sai...
We'd like to improve the look of our living room ceiling and we are considering putting up wooden panels to give it more of a "log home" look.The l...
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...
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?