Hi. I'm planning on building a new house-just starting the process. Can anyone tell me which type of foundation is better-concrete blocks or poured...
I'm new to the Cambridge, MA area and I'm looking for a skilled handyman to repair or replace a leaking porch roof and to replace several courses o...
I have been reading about roofing tiles which have the appearance of slate but are made from recycled rubber. Does anyone have any history with th...
HOW DO I KEEEP CARPENTER BEES FROM BORING INTO MY SOFITS & FACIA BOARDS. THE WOOD HAS BEEN PAINTED & SEALED. NOTHING STOPS THEM HELP!
We have a chip in the bathroom sink and the material of the sink is kind of marble. Please let me know if you have a fix for this. Thanks in advance.
I have a covered patio with lattic roofing. Can I put fiberglass on top to make it weatherproof?
I want to have half of an outlet switched (ie one outlet switched, the other powered at all times). I believe this outlet was wired this way at one...
We just had a roof put on, our house that is over 100 years old, in July. We notified the roofer that the roof leaks in several places. In Decem...
Any idea when I answer a post it doesn't show up even after doing a reload or even rebooting my system. It's there the next day. I am a member of o...
Should I repaint my wood siding or put up some other kind of siding? I want something that needs little maintainence, that my goats won't chew on, ...
Hello from Alaska! I am helping my grandfather to spruce up one of his apartments and we would like to know the following:1) can we paint wood pan...
I recently bought a townhouse, and I noticed a small stain on the kitchen ceiling directly under the bathtub. Whenever someone takes a shower it l...
About the wood paneling... also, what are the other options? Can we wallpaper it and drywall? ...thanks again!
I need help in handling popped nails in walls before I repaint. I have a house built in the 50s. I suppose they used nails instead of screws when p...
I am building a detached garage and want to match the exterior of my residence. It has vertical 1 x 12, rough side out, red cedar siding with 1 x 2...
My father-in-law wants to replace his oil heater, so...1. Is there an independent place that rates heaters on the Internet?2. He is interested in B...
test, I see it now.[This message has been edited by COPO (edited April 01, 2000).]