We are having to add to the existing insulation in our attic because it was not insulated properly when built. We already know all about the R val...
i am renovating an 80 year old house and need some advice on the upstairs floors. the entire upstairs flooring is completly warped. the floor is t&...
I need help with painting a dark gray stone fireplace. I'm redecorating my 1950s ranch in a French country cottage style. The house is full of pane...
I'm not sure whether to put up a vapor barrier, (plastic sheeting), right against the foundation, before I stud the walls or on the studs before I ...
We bought this house last august and we really didn'know there was a problem with using lights and appliances. Any light in the house that's on wil...
What is the best way to clean Vinyl siding? Can i use a pressure washer and if so do I clean the siding with just plain old soap and water?
I'm looking for Slate switch plate covers for 1, 2 and 3 switches. Has anyone found a supplier who offers them in the above configurations? Thankx!
What is the proper way to install a Door Buzzer Alarm. I have the 2 contacts that go on the door the wire which is 1 red and 1 white. The transfo...
I have concrete basement walls that were poured with brick forms. WhenI rub the wall I have dust from the concrete. What can I use to seal theconcr...
I just built a 12' X 13' Home office in the basement. I am looking for an alternative to a large 4'X4' Florescent fixture. I tried a 4" high-hat ...
i have started this project on convertingtv tubes into small fishtanks. i am ableto break the vaccuum and clean them, but ineed to make a hole on t...
We are considering converting from LP gas to Natural Gas for heating and water heaters. One heating and cooling specialist has told us that we wil...
I RECENTLY BOUGHT A MODEST CAPE COD WITH A LIVING ROOM SIZE OF 10'X10'. IWOULD LIKE TO REMOVE A LOAD BEARING WALL TO CONNECT ANOTHER ROOM 10'X10'TO...
Need a suggestion on how to remove a bathroom mirror that was installed on the wall using a mastic adhesive and it was put there to stay forever.
I was thinking about putting Pergo under waterbed, but now I heard that someone's Pergo floor buckled on them. I think I'll go with something else...
I'm finishing my basement and about to hang drywall on the ceiling using a drywall lift. I'll be installing 6" recessed lights throughout the basem...
Does anyone know of a good source of information about Dearborn gas heaters? I have a couple of them and use them for backup in case my central he...
My parent have an electric heat pump furnace and when the heat kicks on an awful smell occurs for a while. It does not do it while the heat pump is...
We are planning to install a "hydro-air" or warm air system in a new home. We want to use a boiler to heat the air and the domestic water.1. Anyone...