I have a relatively simple question. I live in a 60 year old house with gas hot water heat and 1921 American Radiator radiators. I was about to r...
I have a York Boiler (oil) with a tankless hot water system. The hot water pressure drops off dramatically as you turn a shower knob past cold to ...
Okay, I am truly an amateur at home repairs, but I'm learning with every little problem that arises with my new home. One of the most recent probl...
I would like to stain a maple hardwood floor. I am aware of problems with blotchy coloring. I was recently informed that years ago they used a ve...
I have a 3 lite bow window with moisture between the 2 panes of glass. I can not find a manufacturer name on the window. I do not want to replace t...
My dog chewed & scratched a 3 in" (approx) hole in the bottom right hand side of my kitchen door (the one that leads outside). It's a solid yet fai...
Hi Bob. I have a bay window infront of my house and i notice one of the corner of the platform where we put small pot of plant is getting rotten. i...
I am planning on putting a patio on my home. I see many new techniques instead of brick pavers such as stamping concrete or printing blacktop. Do...
We are building a house and have seen a siding that resembles stone. It comes in sheets like siding. We would like to know what it is called and...
Our bathroom cold water faucets give off a sulpher/septic gas kind of smell until they've run for about 5 minutes or so. Seems to happen anytime i...
We bought all new windows for our house and I can't get the fenestration rating stickers off our new windows. I hate to use a razor blade to do th...
I have a red brick fireplace that the former owner painted over with a white flat latex paint on the interior. I want to remove the paint to restor...
The drywall tape (and the paint on it) are separating from the wall/ceiling seam in the basement. What to do ???
My husband and I would like to get back the "natural" look of our cedar siding. Right now our house is brick red. The house used to be the horrid o...
I have seen shelving made of metal hangers that suspend from your floor joists, then you place a board on the metal "scaffold" everything hangs ins...
I have a problem that a ceiling crack that I fixed reappeared about six months later. I assume it is going to happen again. Does anyone know what...
hi everyone,we are buying a home in the country.. and the exterior of the home has stained rust brown cedar shakes on the exterior of it/ cedar pan...
I'd like some opinions/expertise on how to change knotty pine into a flat paintable wall. I have it all over my house. It is stained. I know it wil...
How can I strip paint off a wall (it blistered after two weeks) without having to use a lot of elbow grease?