We are buying a house with a fireplace in the lower level that has been completely painted white. It has not been used for awhile, and the chimney ...
I need to raise the ground level at the front of my house. It is currently only about 2 inches from the top block of the foundation (basement wall...
What is the best way, and materials to use, to construct a dry well? I have a backyard that is pitched into my Florida room that leaks during majo...
To Anyone with knowledge of squeaky floors!! Our house was built in 1990 and a year later the walls started to separate from the ceiling and the fl...
anyone know how to replace a single pain of glass in an old french door? in looking at it, there doesn't seem an easy way to do it. it's not like ...
I was wondering where I might be able to find Pialopey (sp?) for diamond decking, any info would be helpful thnx
I NEED TO KNOW VENDOR/DEALER NAMES, ADDRESSES, OR PHONE NUMBERS WHERE I CAN GET TOP-MOUNTED 8" OVAL FLUE ADAPTERS WITH DAMPER (BOOT). THIS IS FOR ...
My newly purchased house has a spiral oak staircase to the basement. This wood was never finished in any way. I've tried sanding but the dirt and s...
I bought an old table. It's made of pickled ash. It is beautiful but it has several problems.1) The leaves don't fit together properly and some o...
I am in the process of putting rain gutters on my house and I'm having trouble figuring out how to place these around my bay window. I can't find ...
I love the look but I fear that they will be very labor intensive. These are not the cedar shakes but the flat cedar shingles. The installer is tel...
I have lived in my condo for 20 years. Last week i noticed a film between the panes of one of my floor to ceiling windows. What can be done to corr...
I have installed a new Honeywell CT87A,B,J thermostat. It's the small round one. The old thermostat did not have a heat anticipator setting on it. ...
I am getting ready to replace the air filter on our central heating/ac unit, but am not sure if I should go with an electronic filter or a passive ...
How do I disconnect a steam radiator?My home is heated using (Circa 1930) Steam heat and I need to do tile work behind my kitchen radiator. It has ...
We had a pipe leak, the ceiling paint formed a bubble from the water, I poked a hole with a pin to allow the water to drain, Now the paint has drie...
I have a ceiling fan in the bedroom that when turned on makes a consistent "whoomp, whoomp, whoomp" noise from the motor as it spins. The only time...
i was wanting to know about how much it would cost to build a block dog kennel. the size would be about 15 by 30 with a cement floor.