The new "old" house we bought has really old wallpaper everywhere! Some friends have suggested rather than tearing it off to just paint over top of...
The front of my house, built 1939, is constructed of sandstone and limestone blocks which have been covered in one layer of paint. I want to remov...
Hi, does anyone know of a company that supplies dimensional sand stone or limestone (for walls) on the East Coast, especially close to Florida???Th...
I have a 50's style ranch house with a cathedral ceiling made of 2x8's. Part of the peak of the roof extends beyond the living area outside to form...
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...
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...
We are having our first home built, and it has a great room with hardwood floors. I have never had a room that necessitated positioning the sofa in...
i am making a wooden hellicoptor and hellicoptor launcher for a school project. Is there anyone out there with any good ideas, plans or websites pl...
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?
trying to compare pros & cons of vinyl vs. aluminum gutters.this will be a do-it-myself job.roofline is straight, approx 60ft. each side of house.i...
My husband and I recently bought a house that was built in 1900. It was originally a cottage and as such is built on what our inspector referred to...
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...
higest point. install the stall will work but you will alwas have moister settle above that point. Any addition of a fan will help alot, get the ...
Is paint the only way to prevent slivers from a treated lumber deck that's over 10 years old?
Well the floor shoulf be sealed to start with, but a marine varnish is better thatn the normal waterbase they use the problem is it can still ware ...
In a February '02 show on Home Again Bob featured wooden fence posts that were pre drilled to fit over metal posts that were cemented into the grou...
I accidently used white silicon caulking around my entire master bath so now I"m trying to remove it from the brand new baseboards and worse even, ...