Keep in mind that I know NOTHING about home repair! (I want to learn)Problem 1: The outside faucet on the house doesn't have a turn off/on knob any...
Does anyone have experience with Plycem or similar products as substrate for tile? Is this a viable alternative to plywood or concrete backerboard...
I am trying to build an outdoor grill out of medium sized river rock. The question i have is: where can I find plans on how to build one? If i c...
Approximately six weeks ago I had a new deck built to replace my rooted one. Pressuretreated wood was used and I want to apply a clear stain howev...
I have an old metal desk that I want to strip down to the original metal finish. Well, actually it looks like the "original" finish was probably Ba...
Existing cabinets are varnished.Can I sand varnish off and still get a good painted finish?
I live in Florida and have a 16 yr old 40x20 wood deck. I would like to have it pressure washed, brightened, and resealed. What can I expect to p...
I'm refinishing my basement into a game room with a table tennis table and an air hockey table. Is there a formula to determine how many watts of ...
I am going to replace the roof over my garage soon. I think I only have to replace one sheet of plywood, which should be easy. I am, however, shin...
My aunt has a problem with water leaking down the outsdie of her chimney into her house. They just had a new roof put on and was told that the boar...
HELP!!! I have began tearing up the carpet in my house to redo the hardwood floors under. In front of the bathroom I have found dry water damaged...
I am trying to tile over concrete and wanted to raise the floor 1/2" before tiling. Could I use plywood for this? or even Durock? We just do not w...
I have carpet on my floor, but want to know if I could paint the plywood under the carpet? And if I can how and with what kind of paint? Thanks f...
My neighbor "informed" me that she will continue to have her dog use my 8/10 grassy lawn as it's urinal. My grass is consistently being killed dow...
I have a formica counter top in my kitchen that has square edges. I was considering removing it and replacing with wonder board, when the thought o...
We just bought an old farm house the appliances are all yellow. Is there a way to paint these? What kind of paint would I use?
We are getting a new house built and the builders have just poured the foundation walls. Several days after pouring we had very heavy rain. As a re...
Rabbits are eating my garden and leaving droppings all over my lawn. I heard that there is a substance used to repel deer that also works on rabbit...
I would like to remove an interior wall that divides my Kitchen and dining room. It has a phone jack on it and one electical outlet. What do i ne...