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...
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...
I saw on a show where they installed "Dutch Barn" style flooring in a kitchen. It's wood planking with 2" wide concrete strips between them. Does...
My wife and recently purchased a home built in 1913 and we're putting an addition on. After digging the footers for the addition, the contractor d...
i recently purchased an 8' foot round waterbed mattress and am curious on how to go about constructing a pedestal 2 to 3 feet from the groundto hav...
After completing the plywood on the roof, what type of tape strip should be put down over the plywood seams to eliminate water leaks?