We have just bought an 80 year old brick house. Over the years brick has been replaced and does not match the color of the original brick. With o...
Greetings,We recently purchased a 1910 Craftsman-style house in the Columbia River Gorge in Washington.Unfortunately, the previous owners did NEXT ...
I am having a terrible time with large black ants. I am almost sure they are carpenter ants. My diswasher is constantly full of them. About 10-20...
I've been offered what seems to be a great deal on a 15'X48" oval above ground pool ($75!!!). Are they hard to install??? Should I hire a contracto...
I would like to know how to put mortar on bricks when there are 3 large holes the size of half dollars instead of several smaller holes.
I have an outdoor cement porch that is unlevel. I would like to add some more cement to level it, but one area of the new layer would only be about...
I am enclosing a back porch to make a laundry room. How do I determine the wall height so it will match up with the existing roof?
I want to put fabric backed vinyl wallpaper over existing paper-- do I need to first put anything special over the old wallpaper so the new paper w...
I am installing a toilet in a basement that will be on it's own separate septic tank system. I don't have an easy way to install a vent pipe witho...
We are considering using TREX lumber subsitiute for our new deck. Who has some input? It appears to be very expensive. Are traditional decks, redwo...
We are building a screened in porch off back of ranch. I want to put a deck style floor down with a frame underneath. We also want to put our hottu...
My husband & I would like to add onto the back of our 2 story house. We would add on 14 feet to the back, and run along the entire 52 feet of the ...
I think this is an easy project. I've just had my A/C system completely replaced and upgraded. As a result I lost my linen closet. I would like to ...
We are building our own home and are trying to find the best quality door for a reasonable amount of money. Right now, we have information about a...
I saw an episode on T.V. a while back where Bob & friends were pouring concrete and in stead of using a dummy or control joint, they used a strip o...
I primed my paneling and now I would like to wallpaper over it can that be done and not see the grooves..
I installed an exterior wooden door in a former garage doorwayand the top corner of the door is not flushed with the frame( it was a prehung door) ...
I cleaned and sealed my deck this past weekend, using a Honey Gold stain from Olympic (Olympia?). I managed to get stain on my white vinyl siding a...