Any opinions on putting fiberglass batts on the underside of the roof (between the rafters) to improve insulation? Have seen it done on a show or ...
I have a heater in my non-insulated garage and would like blown in insulation. Do I need a vapor barrier? and is there something out there that...
I have finished sanding, put down wood conditioner and stained a new unfinished pine dresser. My problem is that when the stain was wiped off I sa...
My kitchen cabinets have a space built in for the refrigerator but the space isn't big enough for the type of fridge I want to buy. There is a smal...
I have a 25 year old dining room table that needs a new finish. It is a inlaid wood pattern that was probaly stained and varnished but over the ye...
Has anyone ever heard of an outlet like this one that I encountered? It has the 2 hot wires and the 2 neutrals hooked on the side bolts and there ...
Heat Exchange Tank has a serious leak. Can I bypass that system with a Large Water heater and us the circulation pump, demand, and safty features ...
I am building a rec room, I will attempt to install 2 heat vents. I say attempt because I have never done any HVAC. I was wondering if it is necess...
I receiently installed a 130000 BTU boiler in my home about 2 years ago.Latly Ive noticed the system pressure running very close to 30 psi when...
Does anyone have a quick rule of thumb equation for the number of btu's per sq. ft. needed to heat a home? Thanks for any help.
We just bought an old house that had an addition put on after it was built. The heating system is radiant. Well there is no radiator in the additio...
The concrete floor in my basement is flaking, dusting, just plain deteriorated. A bad mix is my guess. Someone along the way tried to skim coat it ...
Wher to place a border in bedroom. Want the room to appear high celing-ed. But I am concerned about hanging picture. Is it okay to intrerupt the...
I have a standard size sidewalk slab in front of my house and it has sank on one end about 2 inches. How do you jack up the one side, and what do y...
I have 80 year old plaster walls with vinyl wallpaper. Tried scoring then DIF gel, only comes off in thin tiny strips. I have decided to try rent...
I have a little Xmas money this year and was thinking of finally buying a power miter saw. What are the features of a good saw?
I just finished my basement in Pine shiplap. Because the wood was so warped and twisted I had to use more nails than I would have liked. I have cou...
I want to duplex a top floor apartment in my 12 flat. Currently, it is a two-bedroom, one bath. Would like to add two bedrooms and bath on roof, op...
I've heard conflicting advice on the compatibility of aluminum siding and a fresh coat of paint. Is there anything special I'll need to know to giv...
Looking for resources to determine paint colors for interior of house built in 1900. Would like to restore to period color scheme.