I live in a house built in 1928. One of the basement walls leaks slightly during rainfall. Outside of this particular wall there is a concrete wa...
I've heard that painting one wall with a diluted paint color (to make it lighter) will keep the room from being too dark. Is this generally recomm...
Have a sidewalk, 3' by 20'. solid and no cracks. Would like to give this a new facelift, without removing old walk. Any suggestions.
We are new to the DC area and have just bought a 75 year old house. We want to add a bathroom in the basement and remodel the main floor bathroom. ...
My dryr vents through the roof, it goes into the wall at the same level as it comes out of the dryer. Only have 2" of room for a 4" vent. So what I...
I need to improve the air flow to my back bedroom so I want to redo the duct work layout. Specifically I want to increase the size of the ducts lea...
I have just replaced an old flourescent light fixture because the bulbs were constantly flickering. Problem is, the new fixture has the same probl...
We purchased a home built in 1930 that has several old 2-prong outlets. Our home inspector suggested we replace these with new 3 prong outlets. I...
My house in Western Massachusetts has an addition with a pressure-treated plywood "skirt." I would like to cover this plywood with a product that ...
When I picked up the rubber backed throw rug off the kitchen floor I noticed that the tile has a yellow tint to it? The floor is just a few years ...
I need some advice. I own a bungalow in Montreal. The main floor is slightly higher than street level and there is a finished basement. I heat and ...
My air conditioner drain is not only draining from the PVC outlet out side, it also is draining from the walls outside. Is this normal or do I have...
WE ARE PLANNING TO ADD AN ADDITION TO OUR HOME. WE HAVE SEEN A POLYMER TYPE ROOF THAT RESEMBLES SLATE. CAN YOU TELL US WHO MAKES THIS TYPE OF ROOFI...
Just looking for the best way to level a sagging floor. It is in the main bathroom and is sloping towards the sink and toilet side of the room. The...
I'm looking for stainless steel to put on each side of my stove to place hot pans so I don't ruin my laminate. Please help.
Hello All. I got a bright idea to put brick facing on a concrete wall in my basement. I used Liquid nails to attach the veneers to the wall. It cam...
I would like to know about the grout for the wood block floors.You said to use the sawdust from the wood mixed with a fast drying oil-based sealer,...
I saw a tip on your Home Again show about the wool block floors. Could you give me details on what to set the blocks in and the grout mixture you u...
I was viewing an older Bob Vila episode.They used a metal support that surounded thethe 2x cleats, this made the gate door stronger. Where can I fi...