I found a wood dresser with mahogany veneer that needs to be stripped. What's the best way to do this? I am afraid sanding will do away with the ...
Hi allI'm designing 20' x 30' garage with a second floor that spans the 20' but is only half the length of the 30'.I want to leave the option open ...
I'm looking for an easy explanation for why 220volt service is more efficient than 110. If you have two wet shirts and you place one in a 110v dry...
Anyone have any suggestions for getting rid of oil smells in a basement, I suspect that there was an oil tank in the basement and that when the pre...
I recently put down some antique longleaf pine flooring. As antique flooring goes there are many unique nail holes and some small cracks in the woo...
I am replacing old aluminum single pane sliding doors.Is vinyl the way to go? What about companies? I can get two Viking doors for the price of an...
I have one of those "pre-fab/kit" wood burning fireplaces that was put in my house at construction that I want to replace with one that fully utili...
I have oak hardwood floors on the second floor of the house and unfortunately my cat was sick a week ago and it has left a stain. My question is, ...
Does anyone know of a maintenance free siding that as the appearance of real half-log siding??
My pull down attic stairs sag after 10 years. Can I adjust the location of the pivot arms, replace the springs or something to close that gap? I do...
I am putting in a suspended ceiling in my basement. The only problem I have is with the two windows on one side of the wall. How do I not obstruc...
We bought a house with no gas going to it. We need some tips on how to lower our electrical bills and make our home more electrically efficient.
I have a small shop in the back of my large garage. As I do mostly furniture refinishing at this point, you can imagine the mess I make with all t...
I am interested in purchasing a 10" table saw and have looked at Craftsman's model that goes for $599 and have also been looking at the Jet and Del...
I'm putting in a new driveway and have decided on cement or brick---i prefer the way brick looks. My questions are about durability---brick vs. cem...
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------I am installing drywall to finish my basement. I have heard that wh...
I need to remove a toilet and block off the drain access. After the toilet is removed what do I do to block the drain line? Can this be done temp...
A neighborhood teen smashed the legs of a lawn chair into the vinyl siding that is the frame of a glass door. The house is brick. The damage is d...
I am going to redo my finished basement, which is basically redoing it from scratch. I have been wanting to isolate the floor from the concrete. ...
i need to attatch furring strips to a block wall so i can drywall. What is the best fastener for this mehtod