Anyone have an idea how I can flash 4x4 posts that penetrate thru a shingle roof (3-tab) ?
Does anyone happen to know if adding recessed lighting to an old house will decrease the value/ classification in the eyes of preservationists?
Looking for advice on flashing a 4 x 4 post that penetrates thru the roof for a widows walk. The roof is a 8 pitch 3-tab ashpalt shingle
In the process of purchasing a home in NE Pa. This will be first home with crawl space.Currently the space has pea stone and the insulation between...
We just finished building our new home this spring, and have hardwood floors throughout the main floor. I have a few area rugs on the hardwood and...
My husband and I have attached pea gravel to our concrete steps using thinset, now we would like to put an epoxy sealer on the pea gravel to seal i...
I need some advice. I have to replace the entire vent fan unit in my bathroom. I do not want to cut away any of the ceiling. Is there a simple meth...
We just purchased a 75 year old home that originally had hot water heating that the owners converted to electric heat (long registers installed on ...
Does anyone know of any good resources that deal with reinforcing a deck for a hot tub (about 2700 lbs when full)? Specifically, can support beam...
We bought an 1866 farmhouse and just recently squeezed a bathroom downstairs. The previous owner moved the staircase and covered up half of the win...
I live in North Carolina where we have hard rocky clay soil. I have a house with 1/2 crawl space and 1/2 concrete slab. I want to remove some lar...
I think that I want laminate plank flooring in my kitchen. The problem is the original huge stone foundation is 1 1/2 inches higher than two ad...
When I moved into my apartment I used 2-way tape to hang up pictures on the walls. Now 3 years later when I want to move out they won't come off w...
We recently had several trees cut down in our back yard. All of the stumps have been ground out and the holes have all been filled back in. The e...
Need instructions on making a rope banister/railing for a narrow stairwell. Any ideas? Boating and knot books don't seem to have the answers.
My husband and I are looking at a Farmhousebuilt in 1895. My husband agrees it needs to be inspected for foundation electric heatingplumbing. But I...
I am in search of learning how to build an outdoor bench. Does anyone have any clue?
we have an eclosed sunroom that has an unlevel concrete floor. we want to raise the floor and level it. we need to know the best way to do this. w...
I saw a "Home Again" show some time back that showed Bob at a surplus store (??) that had a bunch of wrought iron gates and short fence pieces. Do...
I just watch the Elmwwod Neighborhood project on restoring a Victorian porch. In the episode, a device was buried to check for carpenter ant activ...