I have a two story foyer with wallpaper that looks to be the original paper - probably about 13 years old. I want to redo this space and would pre...
I just moved into an apt. that hasn't been repainted in a long time. The kitchen is particularly bad- several layers of paint, peeling in some pla...
I have really, really ugly bathroom ceramic tile and would like to paint over it. My husband says I can't, but I want to prove him wrong. Can you...
My boyfriend will be building his new house this spring, in SE Connecticut.Problem - large area of ledge where the house is to be built. Since the...
hi, we're finishing half our basement into a family room... it only has one small window on that side, which is near the top of the wall (the groun...
I just signed a contract to have a new home built and when I went to a construction site of a current home under construction I noticed that all of...
It seems that each time I have a contractor come to my house to do work they tell me that the concrete splashes underneath my gutters are backwards...
I was wondering if a concrete backboard could be laid on top of a tiled floor. The original floor is concrete with 12x12 tiles on top that are com...
We have a two story family room (16x23)and want to install some overall lighting in the room. We are leaning toward recessed lighting, but arent s...
Help!! I need advise on proper color schemes for a Victorian -style home built around 1884. I can't seem to get past the orange and country blue ...
What is the best way to repair cracks in cinder block-it is the back side of a fireplace in the garage.
I am installing 150mm wide 38mm thick tannalised decking onto 150mm x 47mm joists. What should I use to attach the decking to the joists and what g...
I am installing 150mm wide 38mm thick tannalised decking onto 150mm x 47mm joists. What should I use to attach the decking to the joists and what ...
Does anyone know if you can line the inside of older toilet tanks? If so can you provide details.
We have an unpainted tin roof with some small pitted/rusted areas. Any advice on products and procedures for applying waterproof coating and a pai...
Has anyone had any experience with Bristol Windows? I am considering having them installed. thanks
We have a post WWII salt box with the original lead based paint on the ceilings. It is time to start redoing the rooms and some of this has starte...
I just bought a townhouse. It is the end unit of four. Recently I found a crack on the wall that was not there before. This crack runs side to sid...