I have a Genie screw type garage door opener that has decided not to open. It sounds like it wants to open, but doesn't. When we undid the arm th...
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I have purchased a home approx. 30 years old and a lead test revealed lead paint on both the outside sashes and wells of the original wood windows....
Hello everyone...I recently bought a old house and all the doors are so narrow that it's impossible to get couches through them. In order to get t...
Our NYC 64 unit co-op must replace 2 sets of double outer doors with 8 lights (windows)...the managing agent is pushing wood but I spoke with some ...
I have a hollow core door on my downstairs hall bathroom. When someone is using it, you can hear just about everything, which needless to say isn'...
Just moved into house that has ***** Craftsman 1/2 hp opener, need to reprogram wall pad to work, anyone have any ideas
I am building a new luxury home on Long Island and am considering using Weathershield casement windows (Legacy series w/aluminium frames.) Is this...
Have Anderson crank out casement windows with 8 glass panes in each window. Caulking compound in storm window(aluminum frame & attaches on inside o...
How easy is it to replace the door rollers on a garage door ?[This message has been edited by unclejimbo (edited May 14, 2002).]
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...
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...