The house we are buying had a gas insert but the seller has removed it because it wasn't vented. What are my options? The fireplace is decorative...
I've installed several lights and relocated switches and outlets. When ever I route wire down to an existing switch or outlet, I usually have to cu...
We just recently bought a new home with panel in the basement. We want to remove the panel, put up drywall and then install the tounge and groove ...
We have built a large sale electric Christmas train which travels across 10 neighboring propertie on a 9 foot high track. We have had a difficult ...
To whom it may concern,1)How do I connect a cable from switches and lights to a fuse panel (or the bus, incoming power).2) Why do some cables have...
Instead on putting up a ceiling in the basement I was considering painting it, can I use laytex to paint the water and natural gas pipes?
Has anyone heard of Scully resurfacing for a 30 year old Tile Roof? One of the contractors here recommendit the process but I can't find any info ...
I just wanted to let everyone know about a new tool that has been developed to eliminate the problems associated with cutting wallpaper properly. W...
I am in the market to purchase an air nailer. However, I keep getting confusing suggestions from the tool reps (at the professional retail level)....
Woodpeckers are pecking at corners and door frames of house. House is cedar, stained this summer. Corners & frames cedar, stained four years ago. ...
I am planningan"all steel home". I want to use red iron I beams 18' apart with metal studs on 16" between. This is a 2 story home. Is the 18' span ...
The concrete floor in my basement is flaking up. A bad mix is my quess. It's 60 yrs. old and someone tried to skim coat it along the way adding to...
I recently purchased a bungalow from the 1940's. I live in Alabama. It has a central AC unit. Heat is provided through diesel fuel, with a 500 gal...
I would like to use mosaic tile on an existing fireplace. Availability in my area is limited to the net - and I would like to look before I buy. ...
We have taken up an old hardwood floor and are about to have carpet installed. The old, rough planks are exposed, there is an extremely heavy radi...
Have new tight-loop berber style carpet on a high-traffic staircase. Is there such a thing as a stair protector that looks decent and really stays...
which is better? my current vinyl makes too much noise due to a poor installation job. I need to replace it but i'm not sure which to use. thanks
I am building a yurt (www.yurt.com, check it out, a very attractive alternative form of low cost housing) a very low cost circular structure. I am...