In my basement I took up some vinyl tiles that were about 20 years old. There is a black adhesive residue on the cement. I wanted to paint over it,...
What is the purpose of the 1x3 strapping that I see you put on ceilings? To straighten and make things flat? Change direction of wall board? What...
My house was built in 1929 with cedar shingle siding. We recently had a nasty ice storm and a tree limb fell on Ma Bell's phone lines. They were ...
My pressure has dropped significantly. I have a submersed pump and a pressure tank system. A H20 purification system is also attached (Clearwater...
The A.O. Smith 75-gal natural gas water heater is leaving soon (tired of red water).Rheem furnace is 20 years old and I'm starting to get nervous.1...
some additonal info.. The metallic smell is more prevalent in the evening than in the day. The tech says that can't be because the furnace does not...
I bought a house about a year ago, and have inherited several problems. One problem I have is a vent from an upstairs bathroom is has been leaking...
Does anyone know what the maximum length for a dryer vent can be? And is there a special cap for venting straight up through a roof?
Hi All,My builder is considering using AO Smith brand air conditioner and hot water heater for my newly contructed home. Do they make quality produ...
The entire house has plaster walls and ceilings. I plastered and sanded one room to remove alot of 'rough spots'. The previous owner never primed...
The bathtub sometimes gets clogged. I've already used Draino and it worked... temporarily. I replaced the 'strainer' so that no hair or other obj...
Hello,Does anyone know anything about President Homes? http://www.presidenthomes.com They are supposed to help people who are interested in build...
We need to replace the furnace and install A/C in our 90+year old, two story home. Have received conflicting suggestions from contractors bidding ...
Still have the smell it is like hot metal smell. Filter was replaced, blower cleaned.
i am a student who wants to learn about carpentary tool like. Band saws, radial arm saws, routers ,scroll saws ,planers etc.does anyone know any go...
Saw Bob's blurb on cobblewood floors the other night. I'm interested in slicing cedar rounds and using those as the tiles. 2 questions came up .....
am finishing my basement and would like to put in a gas fireplace.. have a flue in the area to put it,,don't know anything about gas fireplaces,, a...