Hi,I am buying a colonial New England home built in 1858. The house is white with black trim. I read a few years back that during the time of colon...
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I have a house built in 1910. It has oak and red fur trim, but after almost 100 years it is nicked, paint splattered and looks like old skin. Is th...
Has there been a change in standards since my house was built 11 years ago? All the doors in my house are 79" (tall) doors. All I can find now are ...
Hi,Our 1858 house has several...ok, alot of doors, that are four panel original wooden doors. Many have been painted several times. Most of these h...
I need to install a new sliding glass door, can anyone let me know if this is something that can be done by an average do-it-yourselfer?
Hi I just recently replaced the lock on my garage door, and I cant get the door to lock or seal shut... The lock itself works fine, any help would ...
I have an older home with arched doorways and would like to change them to regular squared doorways so I can use fancy trim around them. Any sugges...
We have Andersen casement windows and we open them frequently. I'd like to create some kind of fitting to fasten to the post so that, after I take...
Does anyone know of any literature, webpages, etc. that would include a section on installing a concealed door (I'm not sure if that's the right te...
Hello,I have a brass kickplate, door knocker and door handle on the outside of my front door. I just replaced the glass in my storm door with the ...
I have a door that has pulled out of the frame. The frame material is a MDF board and the holes are now shredded. There is a metal stud directly b...
I am looking at buying a house that is 9 years old and it has mould on all of the window ledges. What could this be due to? Would an air exchange...
Friend of mine is replacing all his old windows. Most are in good to execelent shape. Where in Mass can he bring them for people looking to restor...
I have two windows in a heavy front door. One of the wood-framed windows seems to seperate from the door, but can easily be pushed into place. I wa...
My mom would like to her 30 year old windows with vinyl, sliding windows. The exterior of her home is stucco, and we live in Southern California. ...
I had my house built 3.5 yrs ago. Vinyl windows were installed in the all-brick house. There is a covered porch that runs the entire front of house...
I need to have our front door and sidelights replaced and was wondering what is the difference between metal and fiberglass exterior doors. Is one ...
Twenty year old ***** [139.664983] ½ HP Garage door opener. Unit operates flawlessly during cool weather, but reverses itself (while traveling i...