Our house is built of concrete block with (I imagine) some sort of plaster over it. It was built in 1946, so it has many layers of paint, and it sh...
Is there any way to repair/conceal stains and places where the enamel is eroding on an old metal sink or bath tub?
I am tiling my bathroom floor.. I have taken it down to the bare concrete and have removed as much of the previous glue as possible... I am trying ...
Hi Bob:I'm interested in building a 100 gallon, acrylic fishtank. Any ideas, or instructions?Thanks!Lauri
I was wondering if anybody had heard anything good or bad about this product. It is a "space shuttle technology" that is sprayed on over wood/stuc...
I would like to build an outdoor clothesline. I have a large deck. A reel-type line might work for me. What materials do I need? How do I plan ...
We live in a ranch house & I'd like to add a dormer to the attic and have a Master Suite w/ sitting room up there. There are already stairs to the...
I have an oil fired hot water baseboard heating system which is producing a layer of soot upstairs which seems to attract to plastic. It gets on ...
I have a forced hot air by oil system in my house. Every time the unit comes on there is the smell of burning oil throughout my house. It just st...
I'm ordering some new "decorator" style light switches. Eagle Electric (http://www.eagle-electric.com/catalog/catalog.nsf) sells steel strap or pla...
we have several yellow pine dove tailed windows of different sizes.does anyone know who would be interested in them?they are in very good condition
I bought an old house that the homeowners did a lot of bad work on. One example is drywall joints--any piece of drywall they put up themselves has ...
www.counter-seal.com offers a way to install an undermount sink with laminate. Does anyone have any experience with this type of installation? Do...
Can anyone tell me where I can find info on a waste water heat exchanger that is used to help heat the hot water tank. I believe I saw it being us...
I own an older 2x4 framed home with R-11 insulation and T1-11 siding in southern Nevada in a very arid climate. We are planning to insulate and stu...
We are installing a new accessible bathroom. What is the best way to build the shower floor? We know we will need a mortar bed to support the weigh...
i would like to create an espalier training pyrocantha to climb a brick wall. the obvious would be to use concrete nails to attach the vine to the ...
Can you reglaze ceramic tile on a bathroom floor? Will it stand up to traffic?I've heard great things about reglazing walls and bathtubs, etc, but...
RECENTLY I BOUGHT A HOME THAT HAS A NEW FINSIHED BSMT WITH A RAISED PLYWOOD FLOOR COVERED WITH FLOOR AND RUG. CHECKING WITH THE MAJORITY OF THE NE...