I’m having a problem with a new construction. I signed a contract with a builder late January with a projected June finish date. Since that time he...
I was told that Bob Villa did a show about how to get more treads in a staircase and still make code. I believe it was called a box staircase. I ha...
Hello, I am trying to find informatin, links or names of builders using alternative construction methods to traditional stick build. So far the on...
The floor in my 15x15 family room seems to bounce or move when someone walks across it. Any suggestions on how I can make it stiffer? The floor j...
My wife and I are beginning the search for plans for building a new home. We realy like old queen anne homes and are trying to find plans which re...
Can somebody offer suggestions on how I would go about tiling the stairway that leads to my basement. We've recently moved in a house that "needs ...
As a recent bachelor, I haven't a clue how to remove the residual wax at the bottom of the holder after the candle has burned as far as it will go....
My kids' dog just chewed a hole about the size of a 50 cent piece in my carpet, in a very visible spot in front of the couch.Is there any way I can...
Moved into condo in October. Heat pump (~1986 Rheem) runs cool and long, even by heat pump standards. One cold day, actually built up ice on unde...
With 60 LBS of water pressure, would you need a restrictor in the hot water line?
I will be installing structured wiring in the house I am building.In my area cable is now being used for high speed internet access.My question is ...
On your show April 15th, you had on a manufacture that claimed they were the only ones to make a overhead door that had a double barn door look. Ma...
Our front yard is elevated off the street about four feet, so we decided to cut out a driveway area for our tenant and build some sort of retaining...
I recently purchased an older home with oak frames around the doors and windows. The previous owners elected to paint over them. I want to remove t...
The front of my two-story home faces the morning sun. There is one spot I'd like to plant a tree - it sits 4 feet from an asphalt driveway, 12 fee...
The basement to our new house was just put in, as well as, the drains for the entire house. Is there a reason why the drains from the 1st and 2nd f...
I'm having a home built by a large, nationwide home builder. The basement was just put in and I saw something I've never seen before...exposed wood...
I would like to plant a bed in area where the gas line is present. Unfortunately, there are many, many roots present from dead vines and hollies. ...