I have double hung windows that in the winter are icing up where the 2 panes meet in the middle and at the window sill. What is causing this and h...
can some one tell me why i am having excessive moisture on my new double pane argon filled replacement windows, this problem is on all the windows ...
Can anyone out there please tell me how to dry a wall-to-wall carpet? I've tried newspaper, a dehumidifier and a shop-vac, but nothing has worked. ...
My husband and I are trying to make the cellar/basement of our house livable. We need to dig about 10inches down, exposing more foundation, becau...
Is there a corrolation between skylights and A/C vent condensation??? Our new manufactured home has condensation on all the a/c vents that are loc...
I have scraped the popcorn off my ceilings and used a putty knife to peel off the paint on my walls. (the paint on the walls came off in big sheet...
I have 2 Octagon windows on the outside wall of my living room I'd like to replace with standard windows. Should I be concerned with cutting throug...
I need to replace a couple of pieces of siding on a building that's about 30 years old. The composite siding is just like that on my house except t...
Hi there-We're about to embark on adding 500 square feet to our tiny 800 square feet house. We're definitely doing it on a budget, so the architect...
Hi, I have a 1958 brick ranch, with a 6" center steel I-beam support. There are 4 supporting lolly columns. The Basement dimensions are 40 X 25. T...
In my basement I have a lolly column that I want to remove. There are 3 2x12s nailed together spanning across the basement. The left and right side...
I understand that the float is buoyed up by the rising water; that shuts off the waterflow to the tank.I understand the flapper allowing waterflow ...
After my shed was broken into recently I'm looking for a simple (loud) alarm that runs on 120v AC and can handle "outdoor" conditions - and also in...
I have a room off the kitchen with a concrete slab and a door to the garage. When we bought the house in the summer nobody (including our inspecto...
Hello...we're planning to raise the back roof on our cape cod...right now we have a finished room upstairs and will be making it into 2 bedrooms an...
Any good ideas how too divide kitchen and living room.I still want the open space ,buti want the rooms divided so i can put up border in the kitchen
I'm interested in knowing what separates a "quality" interior 6-panel wood door from others. A friend of mine is a woodworker and he said that, "Yo...
Hello...we're planning to raise the back roof on our cape cod...right now we have a finished room upstairs and will be maki...
Where do I start?Do I need a special permit?Do I hire a contractor and how to find a good one?