I need some assistance in framing a corner.I assume that an inside and outside corner are done the same way.Ca someone please inform me on how to f...
I am trying to find out the best material and method for installation of a front porch on my 1895 house. It currently has a new porch less than 6 m...
I am interested in tearing down a retaining wall between two small rooms in order to create one large room. How can I use designer columns (pretty...
I have not seen any tool cards lately, Why?How can I go about completing previous toolcard sets?
I am interested in a slate roof system when my roof needs to be replaced in the next couple years. Which is better, real slate or one of these agg...
I am building a 13x16 hot tub room. the room is well vented (windows and a venting skylight). The home owner saw a drywall product called "blue b...
I have purchased a 50-year old house with wood floors that need refinishing. What is the best method to use? Should I rent a floor sander or sand...
My house was built in 1956 and an addition added later. All wire needs to be replaced. The main house is not a problem but the addition has no atti...
I made a big hole in my drywall about a foot in diameter. What should i use to repairit? It is more like a really big dent. Do i clear out the dry...
How do you tell if you need to raise or lower your Basement Teleposts? My house has a couple doors that swing towards the outside of the house and...
installed a vented propane heater in basement to save on electric heat. what's the best way to get the heat up? I don't want to leave the basement ...
My husband is getting prepared to drywall a bathroom. We want to know if we should drywall all the way to the concrete slab then install the flagst...
I am having difficulty replacing the interior doors in my 35-year old ranch house. I have used the measurements from the old doors (which fit OK) t...
My builder said in his spec sheet under "damp proofing" that "all holes at snap ties to be filled with "Lexonite" from the exterior". Anybody know...
I was wanting to know how to estimate how much drywall, mud, corners, & tape to use for a job.
I would like to have cathedral ceiling on the second floor of my home. I believe I know how to accomplish this task, but I need to know for sure.Th...
Our original house was built in the early sixties and hardwood floors were throuout. Unfortunately, our home burned and all that remained were the...
Bought a house a year and a half ago. The house is 100 years old. The subfloor is made of 8 to 10 inches wide by 2 inches thick. It is either pi...
what settings should be used on cut-in/cut-out switch on home steam boiler. or what should be the maximum pressure in psi allowed?