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?
I have a porch beam on the north side that is about 3 inches higher than the others. How do I correct this? I really need help to fix this. It's a...
did anyone see that jerk off "tile expert" that bob had on a couple of weeks ago? he used cement board as an underlayment on a shower floor that w...
I am currently remodeling my first home. I have a small room that I would like to transfer into a closet/dressing room. I will equip it with a va...
I am finishing my basement and want to install a drywall ceiling. Obviously, the load bearing walls run floor to the underside of the floor above,...
How much overlap around all sides of the window? -- Thank you for your attention[This message has been edited by palensj (edited May 18, 2001).]