Does anyone know how many bags of cement it would take to pour a basment wall 4 feet high and 24 by 40 in length?
A couple of questions.... Making a new cement patio, do I need a building permit? Also to go below the frost line so it doesn't crack, do I need ...
I want to remove the plaster walls on two walls in my living room. My question is, what is the best way to take down the plaster without destroying...
I’m having a problem with a new construction. I signed a contract with a builder late January with a projected June finish date. Since that time he...
I was told that Bob Villa did a show about how to get more treads in a staircase and still make code. I believe it was called a box staircase. I ha...
Hello, I am trying to find informatin, links or names of builders using alternative construction methods to traditional stick build. So far the on...
The floor in my 15x15 family room seems to bounce or move when someone walks across it. Any suggestions on how I can make it stiffer? The floor j...
My wife and I are beginning the search for plans for building a new home. We realy like old queen anne homes and are trying to find plans which re...
Can somebody offer suggestions on how I would go about tiling the stairway that leads to my basement. We've recently moved in a house that "needs ...
As a recent bachelor, I haven't a clue how to remove the residual wax at the bottom of the holder after the candle has burned as far as it will go....
My kids' dog just chewed a hole about the size of a 50 cent piece in my carpet, in a very visible spot in front of the couch.Is there any way I can...
Moved into condo in October. Heat pump (~1986 Rheem) runs cool and long, even by heat pump standards. One cold day, actually built up ice on unde...
With 60 LBS of water pressure, would you need a restrictor in the hot water line?
I will be installing structured wiring in the house I am building.In my area cable is now being used for high speed internet access.My question is ...
On your show April 15th, you had on a manufacture that claimed they were the only ones to make a overhead door that had a double barn door look. Ma...
Our front yard is elevated off the street about four feet, so we decided to cut out a driveway area for our tenant and build some sort of retaining...
I recently purchased an older home with oak frames around the doors and windows. The previous owners elected to paint over them. I want to remove t...