How do I strip a 100 year old tin ceiling and is it possible to polish it to a light color and then paint with a clear finish?
A few months ago on one of the DYI shows, I saw a heating system for bathrooms without heating ducts. Putting it simply, it was like a giant heati...
An upstairs toilet overflowed heavily, sending water out of the bathroom and onto the bedroom floor -and down to the ceiling below. There are now ...
I have a kichen area which is seperated into two level and have two steps of stairs connecting them. I would like to put vinyl for a new floor. How...
I have an old plaster mirror that has been painted slate blue with some gold gilding. I want to paint it white. What kind of paint should I use (...
I have a litter of kittens running around my house. Occasionally accidents happen. A recent accident covered two tiles and the grout between them...
Problem. One of my radiators leaked some water onto the parquet floor and some of the boarding is buckeling.How do I fix that? Do I have to repla...
I am searching for a book instructing how to install a glass block shower enclosure. Any ideas?
trying to replace an old aluminum(?) framedcasement window with a sears double hung window. but casement window has an approximate 1" deep anchor l...
There is a 42 main that runs fairly close to my house.. within feet actually (the house is close to the road on that side as well). The flow is on...
I've read the other posts about the durability of wood foundations. My questionis about the look of it. 1/3 of the foundation of my 1820 house is...
I have an old toilet (1930s?), and the tank has a crack in it on the bottom. Is there any way at all to repair this? I would love to be able to s...
I am building a home with 9' ceilings on the first floor. I had fully intended to use 42" cabinets since I hate junk on the tops of cabinets anyway...
My mother needs to replace her old plastic garden tub with a fiberglass one. Where do we find such a creature? HELP
I have a wooden, pressure treated fence. As rails are replaced, I treat them with a white primer and then a white outdoor latex paint. Is the lat...
I own a stone Cape Cod with a white, wooden rail fence surrounding the 1/2 acre lot. The fence needs to be replaced and I have been told that a pi...