Can anyone tell me what is the lowest temperature concrete wall can be installed at without adversely affecting drying.
My husband and I recently got married and purchased our first home. My mother passed down a cabinet from her youth she calls a "wardrobe" which she...
Hi. I am doing a penetrating oil / wax finish on my oak floors. I want to buy a buffer, but am unsure if I need the low speed(175RPMs) or the hig...
I have a crawlspace/unfinished basement combination. I have a nasty musty smell that is most noticeable when it is damp. I can even smell the basem...
I need to know what the difference in burnishing and polishing a tile floor is.
I have an area that was located under a water fountain that the water has leaked on and caused damage to the tiles. They are starting to warp and c...
Not sure if it is related - We recently had our basement finished with a new bath put in. Since then, two of the three upstairs toilets don't have ...
Why hasn't any one come up with a thermostat that opens and closes air registers based on the temperature in the room where that air register resid...
How do you dissolve old glue from a 100 year old chair so we can finish taking the chair apart to refinish it?
My house is currently under construction in Connecticut. The pre-primed cedar siding is being put on as of this writing. My question is:How late ...
i was wandering if someone could tell me how to draw a true arch. i can do half circles and radius'.i do a lot of framing and run into this often.a...
i recently had a cobblestone driveway installed, the installer used approx. 9-10" of stonedust, (compacted) as a base. could it be that this is too...
I'm looking to buy a house that has an old, oil fired furnace. Could I replace the oil tank with a propane tank, so I could put in a new gas furnac...
Is it true that both the cooper tubes from the outside HVAC's compressor to the inside HVAC's evaporator coil need to be insulated if the HVAC has ...
We are building a wall around our boiler area primarily to keep dust from the workshop out. The boiler also happens to be very noisy. I was plannin...
Replacing kitchen faucet. The shut off valve does not work. If I shut off the water going into the hot water tank will that allow me to switch fauc...
We just purchased a late 1800's house. It has sadly been neglected for the last several years, and we are trying to get it back to it's origional ...
Is there a way to move prewired speakers without it becoming a major ordeal? I need to move one speaker up 2 feet, and another speaker up 2 feet an...
We just bought a new house- new construction. Before we moved in, the ceilings on the first floor appeared to be smooth. Now that we are in and ca...
I wish to install Ethernet (CAT 5E) twisted pair network cables into my existing walls. One or two jacks in a bedroom on the 2nd floor of a two st...