Im building a fire pit out of bricks and I want to know what is the proper mortar to withstand the heat from the fire.
I saw a show with something called water diffusers or water dispersers. It is used instead of a gutter/downspout system and it breaks up the water...
is there anyway to remove paint on dry wall? i want to repaint my wall so do i have to do anything after the paint is removed?
I'm looking for opinions on rubber tile flooring. It seems it was originaly developed for commercial aplications, but is now being used in homes. D...
Hi...i have a window in the basement that has 8 7in square glass blocks in it...4 on top of 4...my question is if it is possible to remove two midd...
I have built some cabinets for my garage and want to paint them with a latex paint. I have heard of catalyst's being added to the paint to make th...
does anyone know where I can get plans to build a medium-sized wooden wheelbarrow, using only store-bought wheels?
My basement windows are set in the concrete foundation. Can I get a step by step for replacing with vinyl? Thanks
I live at the end of a cul-de-sac in NJ and the salt and sand for the entire road get's plowed onto the front of my lawn. I would like to do a gar...
what would the best mechanical lifting systemfor a dumbwaiter going 3 floors.bike chain or cable ?
I have 12ft high wooden retaining walls.after the backfill an surface frameing , I chose to install a bay the footing and slab used one yard of co...
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Is there any product or method for improving the look of asbestos roof shingles, such as restoring a consistant color/tint? Is there any product t...
I want to bring power into a circuit at a 3 way switch, run through a few ceiling cans and terminate at a 3 way dimmer. I need help with the actual...
hello. i need to install a rolled roof on top of an existing rolled roof. the rolled roofing material states that i should not place their materi...
I am seeking contractors bids, materials and other considerations regarding the building of an entrance awning with twin pillar. At present my fron...
I'm interested in a framing tool that allows you to layout studs (16 & 24" OC) without using a tape measure. I realize I could make this jig, but ...
I just finished sanding and skimcoating plaster walls that had previously been painted with textured paint (sand). Because I'm new at this, I need ...
I'm curious about the fire-retardant quality of the newer, plastic junction and switch boxes. Are the metal ones safer? I've always thought that ...
I am doing a reroof on my home. I have decided to use a ridge vent. My local Depot offers 3 kinds of ridge vent material:1-a roll of something th...