It seems that each time I have a contractor come to my house to do work they tell me that the concrete splashes underneath my gutters are backwards...
I was wondering if a concrete backboard could be laid on top of a tiled floor. The original floor is concrete with 12x12 tiles on top that are com...
We have a two story family room (16x23)and want to install some overall lighting in the room. We are leaning toward recessed lighting, but arent s...
Help!! I need advise on proper color schemes for a Victorian -style home built around 1884. I can't seem to get past the orange and country blue ...
What is the best way to repair cracks in cinder block-it is the back side of a fireplace in the garage.
I am installing 150mm wide 38mm thick tannalised decking onto 150mm x 47mm joists. What should I use to attach the decking to the joists and what g...
I am installing 150mm wide 38mm thick tannalised decking onto 150mm x 47mm joists. What should I use to attach the decking to the joists and what ...
Does anyone know if you can line the inside of older toilet tanks? If so can you provide details.
We have an unpainted tin roof with some small pitted/rusted areas. Any advice on products and procedures for applying waterproof coating and a pai...
Has anyone had any experience with Bristol Windows? I am considering having them installed. thanks
We have a post WWII salt box with the original lead based paint on the ceilings. It is time to start redoing the rooms and some of this has starte...
I just bought a townhouse. It is the end unit of four. Recently I found a crack on the wall that was not there before. This crack runs side to sid...
We are installing old barn boards on one wall of our living room. What kind of treatment should we apply?
I recently had a mason look at my concrete block basement wall, which is bowing slightly, and has horizontal cracking along the mortar joints. He d...
Any reason why I should not buy a house with aluminum wiring? I don't know anything about it.
We are finishing the bathroom in the basement of a house we recently purchased. The bathroom walls are finished, but the distance from the wall to...