We are considering buying a fixer-upper home that smells very strongly of cigarette smoke. If we can't remove the smoke smell we don't want to buy...
I built our house and used all Pozzi windows. Every window facing the west has failed, all the seals have failed and there is misting in every wind...
I have discovered a nail which I am at a loss to name or work out what it's purpose may be! It is 1" in length, has a point like two arrowheads at ...
I've gutted most of a 50's ranch that had old sheet rock/plaster walls that were about 7/8" thick. I've gone back with 1/2" sheet rock. Now the win...
The Paint Piranha is a device that cleans paint brushes and roller covers. This device has been featured in This Old House magazine. There are 3 st...
Not sure what is happening, but I hear this noise; example; like a hockey puck hitting the side boards, in my house..Mostly in my family room, but ...
Don't know if it is a wood lathe or a metal lathe. Would like some info. Thank you
I have an outdoor pre-fab., big box store, storage building. The bottom 6" of the siding has rotted around the entire perimeter of the building, ex...
we are having a new house built and on the second floor we requested a plumbing rough in The drain for the tub has no trap,however the sheetrock ha...
I am having trouble removing the glue that is left on the walls after I removed the wallpaper. I have been working on the same area (approx 4 x 4)...
We just replaced a 52 year old water heater. When we turned the water back on, we had the normal sputtering. Our water pressure has not returned to...
I have low hot water pressure in my shower. It is a single center knob for changing from cold to warm/hot. The cold water flows fine but when I twi...
Can anybody please tell me where I might be able to find this floor. Style 0087U Color 00748 Color name: Tennessee Hickory VersaLock
I have a 5 X 4 half bath that I am trying to give a little 1940 back to it and I was wondering if I use wainscoting half way up the wall instead of...
So I renovated my closet and painted using Behr Interior Paint & Primer Matte Paint. This was four days ago. Ever since my closer and adjacent bedr...
I have a 7year old train that has a leaking coil, tech said it needs replacing for $2000. I don't think so!~! what I plan to do is install a wal...
got hardwood floor in fare shape, about 40years old someone cover it with tar paper and tile, has been cover for about 30 or 40 years. I scraped up...
I need one box of Pergo cherry planked wood laminate flooring. Had to repair a 4x4 area of the floor due to termites. Our saved box of cherry pla...
My contractor failed to replace the insulation on our North outside wall when he remodeled our bathroom. Therefore, we have to leave a panel off so...