I am insulating and installing drywall on a 45 degree wall that has the roof sheating exposed at this time. Do I staple the reflectix insulation...
We have a big 'ol metal shed that's slightly rusty and very unattractive. We're thinking of painting but aren't sure of what type of paint to use a...
In my 30 year old house, I'm having trouble with one particular room preparing to paint.I spent 20 hours removing the wallpaper and glue with a mix...
If round outside corners (round cornerbead) are installed (for aesthetics), what is typically used to fill the gap between the hardwood baseboard a...
For some reason, the paint and primer is peeling off of our 3 year old steel exterior door. We need to repaint it. Is this better done by a profe...
Need some advice on extending our patio. It's plain old concrete but the only problem is that it will extend over a sprinkler head. I'm concerned...
I have just purchased a house in Oceanside, California. It was built in 1926 and has an historic plaque. It is in need of tremendous TLC. I am w...
I am trying to install crown molding on a ceiling with a slight pitch. I need to find out how to calculate the cuts to make the corners fit proper...
I am looking for any suggestions for the rectory or minister's house owned by our church. It has been vacant for a few years and the diocese frown...
Whenever someone turns on water (showers, faucets and toilets) on the third floor of my ten year old house, we hear banging sound from inside the w...
Does anyone know a manufacturer that makes a high grade quality vinyl shutter? The ones in home centers seem flimsy at best. Thanks!
First thing, I have a brick house (built in '65) with NO outdoor outlets, so of course the wife up and buys an outdoor fountain. The only power I h...
how much scfm does a palm nailer use? do you need a powerful compressor to maintain constant nailing?
I have a 100 year old house and would like to replace the windows with a more efficient pane, i don't want to replace the whole window. A friend t...
I am trying to find infromation on a system that draws outside air through a series of ducts under ground to heat and cool the home.Where can I fin...
why is it when i turn on the washerthe lights dim it does not use allot of amps at allther is a brand new wire going to itfrom the boxhow can i mak...
I broke a wall mounted soap dish above the bathroom sink, how do I go about replacing the dish?
We're doing a little remodeling, and want to put a small tile entry in a newly remodeled garage - now family room. I've never worked with tile and...
I'm looking at a 2 story 2990 sq.ft. farmmhouse built in 1895. It sits on 1.86 acres. Newsiding,beautiful lot. The heating bills are 270 a mo. y...