I have 2 steel entry doors. they both have the same kind of lock-the one where you push in the door knob and twist to lock. Not exactly what I wo...
Last night I watched an episode of This Old House Classics hosted by Bob vila. In that episode, Bob toured a modular home built by Acorn. The bui...
Looking for a software program to help design best use of sn unfinished second story of Cape Cod home.
I need to paint over old oiled based painted doors inside the house. Is it OK if I use a liquid sand paper and then a primer..then paint with "Perm...
I HAVE DOUBLE HUNG WINDOWS WITH IRON WEIGHTS.I WISH TO REPLACE THE WEIGHTS WITH SPRINGSAND INSULATE THE WEIGHT POCKETS. I HAVE SEENIT DONE ON T.V. ...
Does anyone know where I can get the plans for the spiral stairs Bob had on his show?
How long do I need to wait before priming and painting newly plastered walls (blue board and skim coat). I have been told as short as one day and ...
I was wondering if anyone caught the show about a non chemical water conditioner that is installed in the home. The name of the company and address...
I have a problem and a question. We had new drain tiles installed around the entire house about 6 months ago. Now that it has started raining alot,...
We are now in the process of building our first home. I am wondering if the concrete slab should be well swept and free of all sanding dust prior ...
We have a house that was built in the early 1930's and we have a couple of outside corners that are cracking on the inside of the house in the corn...
I am looking for brackets that are installed into the ends of bed rails I am making a 4 poster bed and need to have these to complete the job .. ...
I have a compound miter saw, and I'd liketo put up crown molding. How do I cut crown molding ? I saw a previous post mentioning turningit over, b...
For a 22 x 29 foot garage with a storage space above the garage what size trusses are recommended -- 2x4 or 2x6? Is there a building code policy fo...
I have a small cottage that was built in 1952, attached to my house built in 1990, then added onto in 1998. The cottage, whose foundation is merel...
We are removing a wall in one of our bedrooms which has the return on it. The return in the adjoining bedroom is on the common dividing wall. Can...
I am currently gutting my entire bathroom. I plan on replacing wallboard with the 'green'wallboard designed for wet applications. My question: sh...
How do I remove foam carpet backing from a concrete floor? Area is 40'x 15'.