I was given a dishwasher by a friend who moved a bought a new one. I have gone out and bought all the adapters to make it work with the sink. I n...
I want to use those round cedar fence posts you see in the country inside my house as fake beams on my ceiling. My question is, these are not kinli...
Hello,I just bought a new fridge that has one of those in-door ice and water dispensers. Of course, the ***** guys brought it into the house and ...
Hi all! I have a home with rather worn (and ugly) carpet that I would like to replace. The house is very industrial and I want to same look for the...
Does anybody have a good technique for suspending new kitchen cabinets from the ceiling above a peninsula? There is no wall behind them. Preferab...
I have to wash the exterior of my house due to some mildew and soot from my neighbors' chimneys. I also have to replace the windows on the second f...
My living room and dining roomare all on the same wall. Ive just painted my dining room a great color, but I do not want to continue into the livi...
The corner brick on my fireplace has come off completely. The brick does not have any mortar on it, the mortar was left on the adjoining brick tha...
Recently I had a inspector tell me that the minimum wire size to feed a garage is #6 (overhead). There is only a light and plug in the Garage. I th...
upon inspection, i found that the outlet has no ground connection. I am wonder if that is blamed for pc monitor burned out.
After tearing the drywall off of one side of a hollow wall, I rewired the exposed area with a couple new circuits and 3-way switches. My questio...
I want to build a bar in my basement, but don't know tons about doing it. I would apreciate any tips that you can send my way. My other question ...
This may seem obvious, but should the total amperage of the circuit breakers be the same or less than the svc. in the panel, or can it be more? We ...
I'm adding a circuit for two overhead lights in my basement. My house was built in the 1950s, and almost all the wiring I see in the basement (all ...
old rowhouse...I am not getting any heat from any radiator on ground floor or upstairs, in the bedrooms. so, I've purged the radiators by unscrewi...
I'm in a questioning mood today. A friend who lives near Chicago tells me that code in his county requires conduit everywhere in his house. Code wh...
I live in a c1900 house that was converted (probably in the 50's) to apartments. My problem is insulation from noise, or lack thereof. During some ...
okay, this is a silly question, but how high do you hang a towel rack off the floor? Is there a standard height and if there is what is it please?
We recently bought a house built in 1929. All the walls are still original, meaning I guess that they have not been drywalled or anything other tha...
Do they make remote control thermostats that would operate an oil burner?