Although we know that yellow pine is a stronger wood, we have been advised not to use it as studs in the home we're building.We were told it would ...
Does anybody know what the company was that made the camra's viewable over the web on a recent show? I think they were advertised as being useful ...
In your opinion, which brand(s) of two-piece toilets are of a higher quality and are less suceptable to cracking/leaking and/or breaking.If possibl...
I recently replaced 4 old light fixtures with recessed lights (Halo). They are all on the same circut and I am not using a dimmer switch. The bulb...
What is a "tray" ceiling. Is a section of the ceiling lowered to create it...or is a section of the ceiling raised to create it? Are there any indu...
Hi I'm looking for a resource that I might be able to send a .jpg file to and have them identify the tool. We're trying to identify a mystery tool....
I'm looking for any information/experiences anyone has with water cooled air conditioning systems. One of the houses we are looking at purchasing ...
Our ceiling fan fell today and in panic I forgot to check how it was wired before I took it apart. So I checked the light switch and it has a red w...
I'm planning on helping a friend install lap siding on his house, and he is considering Hardi-Plank cement boards. My questions are, do you need to...
Hello;I will be installing Bruce's Kempas harwood floor using the glued down method. Has anyone have had any experience with this type of engineer...
We want to increase the opening between the kitchen and the dining room from 3 1/2' to 8 1/2'. The house is a 2 storey Cape with a full dormer in t...
Where on the internet can I find a detail listing of the items I should be concerned about for year round homeowner maintenance?
The lightbulb broke(separated) from the base when, after MANY years, the bulb burned out, & it was hard to renove the bulb. Base is in the fixture....
Hello,Recently put a storm door on my front door (which faces directly south). Now the glass in my storm door is acting like a magnifying glass an...
I recently contracted to build a new home. The builder has an excellent reputation BUT, having seen raised tray ceilings in other model homes, I pr...
i have a question regarding ventilation in a cathedral ceiling. i recently changed the roof and rafters on an existing house from a 5/12 pitch to a...
ANY SUGGESTIONS ON WHAT THE BEST WAY IS TO REPLACE FORMICA. TAKE OFF THE EXISTING FORMICA OR LEAVE IT ON AND JUST PUT THE NEW FORMICA ON TOP. OR JU...
I am in the process of repairing a water damaged floor in my hallway. When i tore up the old subfloor, there was old hardwood flooring underneath....