Wooden Shutter Repair. I have custom wood louvered shutters. The frames have bowed out so that the slats are literally falling out. The tiny sta...
I have a 750 sq ft ceiling that I really DON'T want to texture, but having a bad back and neck (and REALLY hating that overhead sanding!), I need t...
I would like to paint my countertops. I was wondering if i can do this?. If i can what kind of steps should i take ti paint it,please help
The ceilings of my living/dining combo room have some serious water damage. The horsehair plaster has loosened in the dining area (a 3x4' area is c...
Hampton Bay Fan model K2 52" 5 blades was already installed when bought house 6 years ago. I switch to push air up in winter. The 2nd time fan was ...
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To the best of anyones knowledge, is their any electrical code in place in the US that permits AL wiring to be used? Thanks!Bill
My basement has never flooded or shown any signs of water except for slight efflouresence and a moderately damp concrete floor. I'm looking for a ...
I have a concrete floor in my basement and I want to have carpet installed. The basement is dry and I am hoping to save as much headroom as possibl...
Is it normal in a new house to actually be able to tell when you are standing on a joist or standing in between two joists?I have parquet flooring ...
HELP!!! I own a old home and I'd like to install ceramic tile over the existing hardwood floor, which is warped and uneven. Should I nail the con...
I understand that a Swedish company makes a floor sander that leaves no dust and does not require a mask to be worn. Anyone know about it?
Hello,I am having a professional painter paint the interior of my home in the next few weeks. I have seen different paint brands such as Behr, Ralp...
I'm tired of messing with burned out remote control on a HamptonBay ceiling fan (ReddingtonII). I'm going to swap out the rc module and replace wi...
I just moved into this home built in the 60's. Its heating system is hot water heat. The first floor pipes heat just fine. However, the hot wate...
I am in the process of converting a two car garage into an efficiency apartment. I have installed the necessary walls but have run into a problem w...
House has (don't know the right name) criss-cross wood supports on 2-foot center instead of 2*X joists. Insulation support rods don't stay in plac...
I heard so many philosophies on this topic. I have built my walls out of 2x4s and stood the wall about 1-2 inches away from the poured concrete fo...
the house i'm moving into has a heat pump AC system. the indoor unit is in the middle of the house and is over 20 years old (SEER 10). The outdoo...