we had a concrete patio poured but it wasnt finished by the contractor. i need to know how to go about doing it myself. the forms are still up and ...
I took grass paper off ash paneling and found joint compound in the seams, which came out with a pen knife. How do I clean off the joint compound o...
We have a crawlspace that has water in it.We are getting estimate from system that uses pvc pipe, wrapped in geotextile fabric, and placed in grave...
i am redoing an old showroom and want to find old reclaimed oak wainscoting to use for counters i need around 55 linear feet
HI! I'm looking for ideas and plans to make custom wood book cases for my living room . Was wondering if any one has come across any good books. ...
I am running one 12 gauge NM cable from my panel to a 5 gang switchbox with dimmers. The dimmers collectively control 1360 watts of recessed light...
I am installing 5 dimmer switches in a 5-gang box. Under the NEC, do I pigtail all 6 12-gauge wires in one pigtail? If so, I will have to find a v...
I poured a concrete slab last summer and splattered concrete on the siding. What can I use to remove the concrete off the siding?
Last Sunday I had to replace a 40-gal electric water heater in a crawl space and was surprised to find the old heater had side connections for hot ...
I have an intercom/music system in my house with the name "M&S Music & Sound" on it. I would like to find a dealer for this equipment and have bee...
I saw an ad where the shower had a wide ledge like top and a waterfall type spray came out. Has anyone seen this or knows how to make one. Thanks ...
I have a water heater in the basement that vents exhaust gases up a chimney. The chimney is only used for this purpose. My Furnace side vents to th...
The only simply way to put in a range hood duct for my kitchen is straight up the wall for 18 - 20 feet and then a 90 degree turn out the attic wal...
Paint peels from my radiators dispite thorough preparation prior to painting. The paint "stays put" during the summer but begins to peel in the w...
I have a michigan shelf basement and I would like to know how I could remodel this basement and make it more modern and how to waterproof this
How can I fix a squeaky foor upstairs? Can a person put down 4X8 sheets of thick plywood down with screws to get rid of the squeaks? Trying to find...
I'm cutting place and press tiles in my bathroom and I've seen them turned a different way and pencil marked to cut them and I can't remember how i...
The jewel post in my handrail has become dangerously loose. How can it be secured so that it doesn't wobble and will provide safe support for the ...
with no prior experience, i would like to refinish some inside wooded doors i.e bathroom, bedroom doors. They are scratched and a cpl of them have ...
What's the best/easiest way to remove vinyl sheet flooring. I have tried scraping it up but it keeps tearing and the backing stays stuck to the fl...