I am preparing to prime the livingroom. I'm filling the holes & have found an area that the paint is peeling off in large strips with my putty knif...
We are beginning a bathroom project and we have run into a headache with the existing wallpaper. The paper appears to be on top of paint. There a...
Is there any way to paint over a lacquer finish, or a way to prepare the finish to accept a satin finish? Thank you. Lori
I live in a house that was built in 1923. Yeah, she's old, but beautiful. I am repainting a room, but the ceiling is a mess. Over the years, all...
I am trying to mount kitchen wall cabinets to a plaster wall with brick behind it. I have been told to use Tapcons, but there are so many other sy...
Looking for more help (re: cracks in basement message below)...It's rained for the last three days. There are now new cracks in the basement floor....
Not long ago, during a "Home Again" episode in Key West, Fl, a homeowner and Bob entered the former's virtually "open-air" home and mentioned that ...
When I run a hot shower and someone runs water from a sink, the washer machine or flushes a toilet etc, the shower water gets cold. Is there a solu...
I'm getting ready to completely tear out my kitchen, and need to find the high spot in the room to install the new cabinets. What is the easiest me...
I have a home with a crawlspace that has had moisture problems in the past. We have added several vents and it's helped.Lately, when it's damp out...
Our sewer line backed up last night. We had about 1 inch of standing water when we found it. We have pumped out all the water and now have to sanit...
everytime my washer dumps the waste water, the water backs up into my basement sink(ie water is coming up from the drain pipe)how can i remedy this...
I fell in love with the Ralph Lauren River Rock Granite Falls paint swatch. After spending hours reading posted remarks regarding this paint's appl...
Looking for a good manufacturer of Log Cabins, anyone deal with Log Cabin Building Co. & Sawmill in Lancaster, NH? Any suggestions on other suppli...
We recently purchased a home built in 1968. The great room had a transitional floor of hardwood and wall-to-wall carpet. The hardwood was nailed ...
We are getting ready to build a cape cod home and went threw a builder that takes care of almost everything. The problem is that we wanted a door i...
The bricks above my mantle have white, patchy areas directly over the fireplace. Also, on both sides of the brick above the mantle, a white, sandy...
I want to paint the grout between our fireplace bricks so that it matches the bricks. What kind of paint should I use?Ginny
Several years ago I saw a Bob Villa show that featured a woman painting pin stripes in a bedroom. She suggested you paint the edges of the masking...