Hi - I recently bought an old house with what appears to be beautiful woodwork painted over many many times. I want to restore the original wood in...
What is the best way to install Chair rail and crown molding on metal studs. I live in a Townhome and have drywall walls supported by metal studs.
I am preparing to help a friend paint her (split-foyer) dining room/ living room/ hallway/ foyer. A friend has told us that we have to prime every...
New hardwood floors smell..I bought them at home depot ...with finish. Described asoak natural . The odour is nauseating especially now that I am...
I am building a room using part of my garage. I need advice on what would be the best way to build a floor on the garage cement floor. I would lik...
Greetings,I'm looking to get a list panelized distributors for the Colorado area, in particular, Park County.Thanks in advance.
I need advice on how to repair, replace or cover over an old (late 1920s) plaster ceiling. It's plaster on wood lath. A 4 sq. ft. section of plast...
We just plastered (structolite) our house. There has got to be an easy (and non-toxic or at least non-noxious - yes I have kids around) way to remo...
My daughter & family bought a craftsman style home (built about 1920)in Charlo, Montana where there is heavy clay in the soil. The home has a walk-...
Hi, does anyone have any experience having a wired home security system installed in an older home? To put in a wired system in an old home with m...
We would like to use our basement. It has a cement floor but the walls are very old stone. The dirt or mortar is very powdery in places and falls o...
I bought a house in which the garage was converted to a den. The den has a very high celing and seems to ****s most of the heat/cold from the rest...
I recently repaired a plaster ceiling that had some minor water damage. I left the original ceiling in place and only replaced the damaged finish ...
I'm looking for a ready-made decorative vent to attach to the oustide of my house above my front door, just for looks. Where can I find one, withou...
Before I start digging to Europe, I have my main water line from the street leaking, for the second time in two years. A plumber told me that the...
My lab munched on our carpet - and it's not just a snack! The damage is about a foot long and 3 inches wide. I doubt I can fix this myself especial...
We recently discovered a vintage burgandy concrete floor underneath the old linoleum in our kitchen. We wanted to restore them to the way they may...
My house was built in 1930's, and the shower in the basement does not have a trap. There is a rubber cap that loosely fits over a pipe, and water w...
I have been looking for a peephole with a cover or little door. I can not find one anywhere--I have searched all the hardware stores in San Antoni...