We're moving into a previously-owned house, & the bathroom ceiling looks like it's in tough shape. I'm hoping we can just scrape & re-paint (that ...
I recently moved to a house in southern california. We noticed a strong "mildewy" smell in one first floor room (crawlspace underneath). The smel...
I cant get rid of ticks in my yard. I have a large field behind me that does not get cut ( i trim around to keep insects and weeds at bay), I have ...
Can anyone give tips on do-it-yourself metal roofing? We are thinking of roofing over our existing asphalt shingles.
I'm slowly getting educated as I get various quotes re: a leaky basement. I understand that the ideal way to remove the puddles is to keep the wat...
We have 2 vinyl windows in our 30 year old home, can not find out what brand they are. And now both windows will not stay up, it is very difficult...
I recently had a pine cut down in my front yard. It was about 15" in diameter and was cut about 2" above the ground. What is the best treatment I c...
At our cabin it seems we get rid of the bats in the upstairs, and then they come back again. We have cleaned up their gauno, and have burned it to ...
My window sill in my bedroom needs to change. Can I go into a home improvement store like Home Depot and purchase a premanufactured window sill? ...
sorry bout the error in the first postup.but i still need the info on how to replace a double hung window ( only 1 frame no the whole thing )thanx ...
Can some one please help me and tell me how to remove a broken double-hung window?thanxgreyfox
I have a 100 yr. old house and I just tore down what used to be the coal storage room in the basement. The floors and remaining wall are disgusting...
I understand that some company sells a Wiring bundle that includes sheathed electrical cable,phone,cat5, and Coax in one bundle so you will have al...
We have a log home, that needs alot of repair. Our immediate concern is the rotting logs that are on or next to the ground. The rotting is mainly o...
I recently requested some input about the Aquastar tankless water heater and got a very quick reply from "Dr Home." Dr Home if you're out there pl...
I have an exhaust fan (antiquated as it is)in the main bathroom and want to put another in the smaller B/R. My question: can I use a "Y" connection...
I am planning a new addition onto the gabled end of my house where there is a concrete cistern underground. The cistern is 6 ft. away from the hous...
Can you tile a ceiling? I see it often, but none of the do it yourself books or programs show it. Is it too difficult a project for a beginner, or...