I just bought a house that has rectangular shaped "canopy windows" with a crank that opens the windows. During cold winter nights the windows fog u...
Can anyone give me infomation on how to level and square 14x16 concrete forms on a sloaping surface approx 5 deg. pitch Should i build up the gra...
In new construction I am curious as to what is acceptable when it comes to caulking crown molding in the corners as well as on the sides of walls. ...
I am helping my son refinish a 5' X 7' bathroom in a 35 year old house that he recently purchased. Upon removing the bathtub, we discovered that th...
I've been painting ceiling designes in my 1916 home and have run out of ideas! I've searched trying to find more examples of victorian style mura...
i was thinking about stripping my kitchen cupboards down and staining them. the house i live in is about 25-30 years old and the cabinets hava many...
I need to remove black spray painted grafitti from the front of the 1910 brownstone rowhouse I just purchased in Washington, DC. What is the best ...
We are in the midst of new construction and our newly installed Anderson French doors are one and three fourth inches from the concrete slab. Our w...
The kitcen floor of the rental apt. that I am vacanting next week was ugly. Therefore, I placed those sticky vinyl tiles(they sell them at Meijer'...
I recently have run up against a problem with a mobile home I own, and I'm more or less at a loss as to where to begin- whenever an item is plugeed...
I have an older home with a bathroom that has a tub and I want to add a shower. The tub is surrouned by nice tile set in concrete, bu the tile only...
I'm planning to insulate my 1940 Cap Code in the next few months and I had a few questions. What type of insulation should I get since I don't hav...
i just bought an house built in the 60s, but apparently, the hot water heater (40 gallons) is only around 10 years old.but...in this house we can't...
My pool is 4' deep by 18' wide and I would like anyone to give me ideas on building and designing a deck 3' all the way around with three sections ...
Is is necessary to use an underlayment, such as plywood, over the concrete in order to put down a vinyl covering? thanks in advance....
We are considering converting our attic into two bedrooms. The attic is unfinished - (floor joists exposed). The floor joists are 6 inches. Are ...
I would like to open up my kitchen wall to build a breakfast bar. How do I go about it?
I would like to try to repaaint my kitchen cabinets myself, rather than having them completely replaced. They are wood cabinents (but are pretty ch...