I have old, 1960's style dark wood veneer cabinets in my kitchen. I would like to make these a different color but I don't think I can simply pain...
What are the pros and cons of a builder using pre-framed material to build a home? In doing so is 3 mos too fast to build a home using pre-framed?
I have a glass block window to the exterior located in the shower of my '47 Cape Cod home. The window was put in by the previous owner during a re...
We have a cabin and either a chipmunk or rabbit has been chewing on the casing of our front door. Is there anything we could treat the wood to sto...
Does anyone know a specific name of the product or manufacturer who supplies prefabricated modular concrete panels for basement construction? I hav...
Bit of a long story. Moved into a home with 50's dark paneling. Ripped it all down to discover crumbling horse-hair plaster. Put up some blueboa...
The deck I mentioned in my other listing also needs a new staircase. I was looking in my HandyMan magazine and would like to try using what they ca...
Ok folks kinda new at this...I saw a demo of some material (I think it was on this old house but not sure). But it was very strong it was used in b...
I have an electic dryer with a 3 prong connecter and a 4 prong outlet. I have the adapter to switch it out but I don't know what wires go where? Ca...
I want to install a whole house fan but the only ones I can locate are ones that I must box in by cutting the rafters. Can I simply fasten the fan...
A little while back, I heard something about a certain type of insulation that contained high levels of asbestos. We have a cat litter type insula...
WHAT WOULD BE A GOOD HARD COUNTER TOP SURFACE FOR A GARAGE COUNTER TOP. MY THOUGHT IS TOP GLUE 3 2 X 10'S TOGETHER VIA JOINTER AND BISCUITS AND CAR...
I HAVE A POCKET DOOR THAT THE ROLLER HAS COME OFF THE TRACK ON TOP. HOW DO I GET THE DOOR BACK ON THE ROLLER WITHOUT TAKING OFF TRIM?
i am adding a room and would like to know how far apart to place the sduds so when i get a pre hung door it will fit thanks
After purchasing my home 12 years ago I don't EVER want to have to remove 2 layers of anything again! I want to put new linoleum down in the laundr...
Can some one tell me what size header I should use for a 9 foot opening to a closet I am constructing? How is the size of a header determined for ...
I am planning to put an addition on top of my garage, and was looking into using the wood I-beams for the floor joists. The span would be 24'. Do...
Smartblock, Bluemaxx, Arxx...All basically the same type of product that incorporates the concrete poured into insulated blocks. I have just bough...
Approximately 1 yr ago I printed directions from this website on how to build a workbench. I have misplaced the directions I had and I cannot find...
What are the pros and cons of vinyl windows put in as a retrofit vs. a full installation?How can I judge the quality of the vinyl?