I would like to know if it is possible to paint slate siding. Home was built in 1950. If so, what paint would you suggest?
I need some ideas on putting siding on my older house. It has a siding now that I don't even know what it is called. I need to do something to it...
I'm adding tiles to a shower stall in quite a lengthy (for me) repair job. For this job, since a shower will be subjected to a lot of running wate...
I've just recently painted two outside doors on my house. The one I painted last week looks good but I have just painted another door and it is a d...
My house is 8 months old and the paint has chipped in places on the porch railings. (I don't believe any type of primer was used before painting)....
I recently bought a house and one of the rooms has a mold problem on the outside walls(there are 2). I can find no leaks so I beleive it is condesa...
Faucet in kitchen leaks. Single handle, think washer needs replacing. Can't find a screw to detach the handle. How do I replace the washer?
Can anyone share any how-to tips on sharpening lathe tools? I have never sharpened them before. Thanks.
My 72-year-old house has oil/steam heat which we intend to update and keep. I have heard that it is possible to add central air with an attic-mount...
Our system keeps icing up once we have it on for 5-6 hours. We then have to turn system off until ice melts and system will resume working. How c...
Hi, We have been preparing 100 year old home with tin ceilings and would like to know the best product for priming and then painting . There is onl...
mower starts,but wont stay running.suspect carb...whats the float setting for 4.0 horse,22 inch self propelled mower?
The vehicle owned by the previous owners of our house leaked oil on the driveway. It is still quite wet. What is the best way to clean this up?
mt tecumseh 10 hp engine blew up I want to replace with a used 10 hp engine of any american manufacturer. It is in a sears tractor. any suggestions?
I saw a man on tv turn a cement floor into a work of art. He used a saw to score the cement after it dried, making it look like slabs of marble. ...
We are wanting to remodel a small bathroom and would love to take out the existing tub to increase useable area (replace with shower)but are concer...
I have a 10 year old 16 inch Craftsman Scroll Saw that I can no longer change the blade in. It appears that the top and bottom arms that hold the ...
I saw an TV advertisement for a Wet/Dry Vac with two compartments, one for dry and one for wet. Since that time I have been unable to find such a ...
I need to do some work in the attic of my 30-year-old home, but there is no walking surface up there. I have to walk on the joist edges, and I'm a...
So I've heard of the new methods of inserting tubes in the ground to detect and eventually destroy the termite colonies. ... but always by profess...