How do you clean old brick? We have an old house built in 1941. The brick and mortar are dull in color. I would like to clean it up, but most co...
As a first-time ceramic floor do-it- yourselfer, I put down a little too much quick set mortar for the first couple of tiles and the mortar pushed ...
I need to know about how many bags of cement is needed to mix a yard? And what is the ration for cement, sand and shell? Any help would be appric...
Does anyone know how to colorize concrete as it is being mixed in small quantities? The retail colorizers are too expensive.
I would like to ad a pea gravel surface to my existing concrete around my pool, how do I go about this?
Has anyone used these yet? What do you think of them? Can you recommend a retailer/brand? Any comments, advice, cutions anyone has would be exce...
We live in a California Modern / two story. The house is constructed of Cedar and Native sand stone. The previous owner did not like the look of ce...
I recently rented an apartment that has an old wall-mounted natural gas heater. The label says "Williams Furnace Company - Buena Park, CA". It's ...
I live in Norfolk VA, is there any place where a person can buy their own central air and heat system, and install it there selves? thanks for any...
I have a side by side refrigator, and a ice maker. My problem is every summer the ice does not produce ice and the freezer does not freeze good. ...
Is there a problem with mounting a dryer vent that comes out of the dryer and goes straight up? Will stuff get stuck? (ie. Lint going halfway up, r...
Where can I find a formula for installing a new forced hot water heating system in my home? Thanx,KGBrown
I am finishing my basement. I have a town-home with neighbors attached on both sides. I am a drummer! I want to sound proof the room to keep my nei...
i LIVE in va what is the cheapest central air and heat can run me? I have no ducks or vents install? thanks!
I will be tiling a large area in my living room, bedroom, and kitchen. Currently, these areas are carpeted, with 1/2 inch plywood subfloor over th...
No matter what we do, the bathroom ceiling always ends up peeling. We have a window that is opened and a fan that is turned on for each shower, an...
My wife and I just bought a house - The kitchen counter top is mustard yellow (yikes) and we were wondering if it would be possible to simply paint...
We have purchased 6 foot shadow fence for our back yard one side of the yard has a slope and we just can't seem to get it situated, does anyone ha...
Hi, the alley way to my backyard was about 1'6" higher than the street grade. I removed the dirt to make it the same level as the street. I dug it ...
I was in the process of putting drywall on the ceiling of my rec room when I noticed that when someone who was a heavy walker (or maybe just heavy)...