The lacquer finish has deteriorated on the brass ports and drain in my tub. I have used a fine wire polishing tool on a drill to clean them up but ...
The walls in my bathroom are skimcoated over the plaster to hide the cracks (this was done by the previous homeowner). I got a bug today and start...
i am interested in making a saguaro cactus style mailbox holder... any plans or ideas???thanks
I have heard of some termite 'systems' in which a pest control company inserts a spike into the ground around the house to detect and kill termites...
I recently had a huge Tulip maple tree taken down and retained about 15 pieces about 3 feet high and at least 4 feet around. What is the best way f...
I am thinking about finishing my clear pine board & baton house (in the woods: partial sunshine) with a Clear Wood Finish. What will the siding loo...
We are having a new house built, and the builder has installed the roofing and gutters with no drip edge along the eaves. This leaves the roof shea...
We recently had a contrctor install a 2'x2' plastic skylight on a south facing roof. Now on cold mornings the condensation drips like a leaky fauce...
Hello everyone,We have a signed contract for door and window replacement. The work was done, for the most part, to our satisfaction. When we rece...
I've ordered a second telephone line for my copmuter. I've been told that I can very easily do myself what the phone company will charge me $90 to...
How do I join two panels of tileboard without permanently affixing it to a wall or floor? I am using it as a temporary floor for a puppy play area...
Hello everyone!!Im lookin to give my house a new look without spending alot of money.My problem at this point is that I have a fairly large living(...
I want to replace the enrty door of my house which is 1960's California Modern. All the doors I see seem to be colonial/traditional with panels and...
We saw a headboard that we liked and were willing to put some sweat equity into the project. The veneer is mahogany and the underlay is probably p...
I have what appears to be a black grout/plaster around face brick in my kitchen. I would like to take this down to remodel and add cabinets. There...
My husband and I are doing some remodeling that is requiring a conversion to a pocket door. Can anybody recommend a good source for a pocket door ...
just moved recently to a busy street w/ heavy foot and car traffic it's very noisey and being on the 3rd floor does not make a difference. my bedro...
I am purchasing a new A/C system for a 28yr old, 1768 sq ft, 2 story house in the CA coast. The bidding contractors have so far given proposals for...