help !!! we had a home inspected by an engineer that we are considering purchasing It was built in 1950 and does not have a basement but a crawl ...
Our house is 35 yrs old with hardwood floors, but they squeek. Any suggestions on how to stop the squeeking? Should I just screw them down?
I have texture on the drywall in my house and want to remove both the texture and paint. Any suggestions on how to do this?
I am designing a long "drop leaf" style countertop, about 18" wide, which runs horizontally, about 100", on one wall of my garage. This will enable...
I need to know how to stop a door fromsqueaking. It's my master bedroom door, which makes it really bothersome. I've tried WD-40 and that didn't ...
The floor drain in our garage (built in 1983) has stopped functioning. With winter here, we always seem to have a large puddle to slog through. We ...
I'm about to finish framing my basement and start on the wiring. I know I need to drill the holes 1 1/4" in on the 2x4 and have outlet's spaced so ...
I bought a new light fixture for my hallway and after I the light home and read the directions it stated the following warningRisk of fire: most dw...
I would like to install a fake tray ceiling on a standard flat ceiling of a bedroom. I saw it in a model home some time ago. I think that it was a ...
My fiance and I recently purchased a home. The house does not need major work, but does need some basic work. We have no tools. What are some go...
These are in very excellent shape and have been sprayed with a brand new coat of white paint. The kitchen owner wants to turn it into a very colorf...
I purchased a 10 year old home 9 months ago and I have noticed wood rot at the bottom of my four 20 + foot high columns. How can I repair this dam...
Does anyone remeber any information about the enviromentally friendly roofing product that was used one one of the project houses.It was kind of a ...
Hi, we are planning on finishing the basement of our new house and are wondering if it is really necessary to insulate to poured concrete walls. W...
I have recently gutted my house. I'm to the step of adding insulation. Some people tell me to to put up R-13 w/ vapor barrier. They also tell me ...
I have just purchased an older home that has a very odd plaster stucco throughout the main cavity of the house (entry hallway, stairwell, upstairs ...
I want to replace my old crumbling bath tile with an all encompassing tub/shower plastic install. Any advise on how I should start this project?
Need abc's on how to do stairs. Nothing fancy here, just a straight staircase with walls on both sides. Stringer basics are needed asap..Thanks
I remember seeing a compact stainless steel dishwasher on one of the older shows and would like to know the brand name, or where to get one.I belie...
This might seem a silly question, what is a dado blade for tablesaws and wher do you use it for. My own language is dutch and when I look up the wo...