I am currently working on a project to cretae a level area using a dirt, crushed stine, and then patio stone base on which to place a hot tub. In ...
To have a new window installed professionally, per window. The house is unfinished on the inside, and stucco on the outside. And, how much should i...
When considering replacement windows is a wood window from Anderson or Pella better than a vinyl window.Sandy Saupe
When i turn my bathroom tub faucet to shower.. the water still comes out of the bathtub faucet. The water will come out of both the shower and t...
My 1928-built one-story brick veneer(actual yellow brick)home is in a downtown rapidly-appreciating neighborhood that is about to become listed on ...
We are installing hardwood flooring over "Warmboard" radiant heating. Everything we have read states that we should turn the heat on before we in...
just wondering if anyone knows if you can paint alumimum clad windows. I am replacing a window in my attic and found a really nice window at a cle...
I was given a portable dishwasher that seems to be in fairly decent shape - plenty of heat and power of spray... The issue is, that I just recentl...
Does anyone know where redwood siding can be purchased? I'm trying to match a house built in the 1930's.
I would appreciate anyones advice on how I would go about starting a career in carpentry. I am interested in learning any way possible as long as ...
I have just had my hot water heater replaced in my newly purchased 'fixer-upper'. Since then I have had little to no hot water pressure. I have had...
An engineer has suggested I use a power vent in the crawlspace that is controlled by a guage measuring humidity. Any suggestions ?
Hi,I'm looking for information on how to repair a house with cedar shingles (siding) , Cape Cod Salt Box. Basic construction information on alignin...
I will be installing cedar shakes on an external wall. My framer says simple Tyvek is acceptable as an underlay however I have also heard that #30 ...
I have a workroom in my finished basement that also serves as my 2 cats' litterbox room. I decided that a bare concrete floor would be more practi...
What is the best product to prep a couch before steam cleaning? I have a steam cleaner but I don't think it will pull the dirt, stains(including w...
I have been scratching my head over this problem for a week and decided to check the net - I hope someone out there can help. I will try to be as d...
Help. I have limited knowledge of home repairs. The holes where the screws that attach the closer rod to the storm door are stripped (both top and ...
I am also looking at possibly a 3 level townhouse or 2 level house.I bring up upgrades to the heat/AC system to add zoning and possibly a variable ...
Hi, I have been pulling down the purlins from the pergola of my house and the top of the timber was never painted as such is badly weathered.I was ...