I recently purchased a home and evidently I did not, nor did the home inspector, notice the bowing on the north and south walls of my ciderblock ba...
We just bought a 1930 Bungalow that uses bottled propane for the 30 gallon hot water heater (furnace is oil, AC is electric). It is estimated (by ...
In my eighty-three year old house almost every window is painted shut!Is there a way to unstick them without damaging the trim around them.Thanks!
I am getting conflicting information regarding the ability to change the front facade of my home from vinyl siding to brick. The home is 5 years ol...
We are trying to decide on what type of basement to build and are wondering if anyone has had any problem with mold on the styrofoam formed basemen...
We are at the back room ready to set the large tub, but have many inputs as to how...what is the best way to set for durability. There will be til...
Need help!I'M ABOUT TO STAIN A ENTRY DOOR FOR THE FIRST TIME AND NEED STEP BY STEP INSTRUCTIONS FROM START TO FINISH.HELP.
I have just installed 2 3-way swithes with one 4-Way in the middle with the light fixture coming off the last 3-way and the power going into the fi...
Iwill be removing all the walls on the first floor of my 85 year old home 20x32 to create an entirely open floor plan. (I mean, I will be helping a...
I would like to build a bbq pit out of bricks and want to use wood and charcoal for the fuel. Does anyone know were I may locate some plans? any su...
What is the best way to repair dented/damaged accoustical ceiling tiles short of removing them before painting the ceiling? I have several tiles t...
Could anyone out there explain how to make concrete countertops?We know about making the form,etc.We are mostly wondering about consistency,colouri...
Several months ago while on a trip to the east coast I saw a review of an AC unit that used a water bath to cool the condensor coils rather than th...
I have recently purchased an older home with a two story garage/apartment in the back. In the work shop on the lower level there are two boards on ...
I am looking for suggestions on how to patch my plaster walls and maintain the texture (I tink it may be called "stipple"). If anyone has any sugg...
The home I just purchased has a 20" deep trench up against the back one side. The house sits on a slope slanting from frontyard up to backyard. Th...
hi again,my son has an interview/test on hvac he needs to know what to study for (the basics) could anyone tell me what site to go to on the intern...
We have lifted a foam backed carpet from the original hardwood floors and most of the foam remains stuck on the floor. We can see that in the areas...