I have just purchased a house in Oceanside, California. It was built in 1926 and has an historic plaque. It is in need of tremendous TLC. I am w...
I am trying to install crown molding on a ceiling with a slight pitch. I need to find out how to calculate the cuts to make the corners fit proper...
I am looking for any suggestions for the rectory or minister's house owned by our church. It has been vacant for a few years and the diocese frown...
Whenever someone turns on water (showers, faucets and toilets) on the third floor of my ten year old house, we hear banging sound from inside the w...
Does anyone know a manufacturer that makes a high grade quality vinyl shutter? The ones in home centers seem flimsy at best. Thanks!
First thing, I have a brick house (built in '65) with NO outdoor outlets, so of course the wife up and buys an outdoor fountain. The only power I h...
how much scfm does a palm nailer use? do you need a powerful compressor to maintain constant nailing?
I have a 100 year old house and would like to replace the windows with a more efficient pane, i don't want to replace the whole window. A friend t...
I am trying to find infromation on a system that draws outside air through a series of ducts under ground to heat and cool the home.Where can I fin...
why is it when i turn on the washerthe lights dim it does not use allot of amps at allther is a brand new wire going to itfrom the boxhow can i mak...
I broke a wall mounted soap dish above the bathroom sink, how do I go about replacing the dish?
We're doing a little remodeling, and want to put a small tile entry in a newly remodeled garage - now family room. I've never worked with tile and...
I'm looking at a 2 story 2990 sq.ft. farmmhouse built in 1895. It sits on 1.86 acres. Newsiding,beautiful lot. The heating bills are 270 a mo. y...
I own a mid-19th century Greek Revival inWestern Massachusetts. A later addition is supported solidly, but has pressure-treated plywood around the...
Looking to purchase a bathroom, surface- mount medicine cabinet or bath valet. Unfortunately the color of my wood in the house is a dark oak color...
I need a grout that remains flexible. I plan to install ceramic tile over a somewhat floating radiant floor. The radiant floor consists of a thin ...
Hello everyone,I'm new here so please excuse me if this question has already been asked.I'm installing a OGEE molding which nails to the cieling an...
we would like to make our hardwood floor darker and more shiny. Can you help with how to do it and what to use? thanx kopite
We have an old window unit air conditioner that won't turn on at all. It worked fine when we moved in, but now it has stopped working. Please tell ...
I have holes in my aluminum siding from where brackets used to be screwed in. Is there a way to repair the holes instead of replacing the siding?