I just got two quotes to replace my old 75yr old furnace. Both quotes specify a Weil-MacLain SGO-4 furnace, combustion kit (to get air from the out...
Hi, I have a strange situation where a door opens INTO a small walk-in closet. It's of incredible poor design because you lose a lot of the space ...
My grandparent's home is one that has been in the family since 1921. My husband and I may live there one day. Unfortunately, it has some serious ...
Fellow woodworkers,Many of you are aware of the national effort to build flag display cases for the surviving family members of the 9/11 terror att...
I'm planning to build a combination vacation home and hunting/fishing camp, so we're not talking real fancy digs here -- just a good, solid, rustic...
We recently replaced our bedroom windows with Marvin double hung replacement windows. I love the windows, but we can't figure out how to replace t...
Hi folks! I feel really dumb asking this but..in what order do the screens and windows belong in tracks? I have double windows that slide up. There...
hi,I'm wondering if I can get some advice on how to go about levelling my concrete basement floor? We will be finishing the area into a family roo...
My husband and I purchased a log home a year ago and it needs to be treated/stained. I don't know what the best products to use? Please help!!
I am interested to know if anyone could tell me what type of finish I could put in a barn that could withstand the elements of weather and horses.....
I have striped very old wallpaper out of my bathroom..in the process the paper on the wallboard has also come off. How do I repair it?
Is there any reason why a primer could not be used as an interior finish coat. It is for a ceiling with an orange peel texture in a basement.We we...
We are having a direct vent fireplace installed in our 100 year old house. We have found that our walls contain sawdust insulation. The contractor...
I took up the carpet in the bedroom due to floor sagging all across the room and mildew on the wall and carpet and found not only do the plywood sh...
Does the moderator "Handyman" know anything about painting? If so why doesn't he do what he is supposed to do and reply to 7/25/02?!
I am building a split foyer house and the contractor has installed a single zone system. The total living area is about 2,200 square feet includin...
Several months ago I installed a 5'x 10' underlayment of OSB (2 sheets ofOSB) in my kitchen floor. Should I have used plywood instead? There are se...
Does anybody have a rough idea of the square foot price of vinyl siding furnished and installed?
Has anyone had any experience with the Subflor system? There is an article in the July/August issue of The Family Handyman in which the writer clai...
I'm sketching the preliminary floorplans etc.for a my new home. The next step will be tochoose, and have them done officially by, anarchitect. I th...