I recently moved into a new home and discovered a mildly daunting problem: in the room that I designated as my office, all three electrical outlets...
I have a formica custom bedroom set but would like a wood-grain look. Do I remove the formica and how? or can I use either a wood look formica or w...
Hello, My house is a 1927 Bungalow with radiators and hot water heating. The system seems to be working fine, however I am having a problem gettin...
I recently moved into a small pier and beam house that is in desperate need of a leveling. I just need to know any tips, or if there is an all out ...
My husband and I installed a new wood door (pine). We used a sanding sealer before staining and it turned out just beautiful. However, we live in a...
My home was built a long time ago, I am guessing 1960. I wanted to had 12volt Hampton Bay fixture. After opening the box, a WARNING sign was on the...
Two sides of my house(1830) still have the original wooden gutters. But the hangers are either coming loose or just giving up after all those year...
Honest I have looked on this site first!!Appart from buying a CAD program is their any way of obtaining additional library's. For example, extra wi...
I am not sure if this was installed correctly. There is some sort of tape joining the pipe from the stove to the pipe going outside. The outside pi...
We live in Florida, and returned home to find that our air conditioning stopped working. We assumed it was the thermostat due to previous problems...
When I turn on the heat (its a heat pump) there is a funny sweet (gross) smell. I have had all of the duct work cleaned by a professional who said...
One of a set of four louvered and painted wood panels used in a double wide doorway has become warped. Does anyone have any suggestions at all as t...
1. Can you use polyurethane over Minwax Wood Putty?2. How can you keep the Wood Putty from sinking into the holes?
I just put in a new tile floor in my bathroom. I went to install the toilet, now a have a 3/8" gap around the bottom? What should I do???? Upon rem...
I am trying to make a decision between purchasing a compound miter saw or a 10" table saw.I plan to add on to my deck and build a moderate size she...
I have noticed a weird smell when ever I usethe hot water (no matter which sink). I haveflushed out the tank a couple of times butit still persisi...
Hi,We have to rebuild the retaining wall made of rail road ties with either concrete or interlocking mortarless concrete blocks in our backyard. It...
I am having a new home built. I dislike red brick and told my mason I'd rather have grey brick. He said he didn't think there was such a thing. I d...