Here is a question for all of you out there. I have recently been repairing our bathroom. Putting in a tub surround, etc. In so doing, a bunch of p...
I am having trouble removing residual grout left on the face of glazed ceramic tile. Are there any techniques or products available to help me out?
I want to protect our newly poured driveway and walkways. Is there something I can "paint" on the concrete to protect it and maybe ward off cracki...
Anyone have experience with paint spray guns? I just bought one (brand new) - it sprays paint and the spray pattern seems to be OK - but the spray ...
I need to remove alot of paint off kitchen wainscoating, this has become a very messy and expensive project. I need to find an easier and less mes...
Remodeling bathroom. Installed new bathtub. Installing cement backer board for wall tile. Do you run the backer board over the lip of the tub, caus...
I am trying find out the name of the manufacturer of the tankless gas water heater featured in Part 8 of the Roxbury Afordable Housing series.
CAN SOMEONE HELP ME OUT? HERE IS THE SETTING 1960 HOUSE WITH THREE LAYERS OF TILE. HOW CAN I REMOVE THE TILE TO REFINISH THE HARDWOOD FLOOR THAT IS...
I am going to be pouring a concrete foundation. Is there a temperature that I should not pour? Currently our evenings dip below freezing, but dur...
We installed an upstairs bath in tight quarters where one joint is against the next with little or no space between them. Problem: A leak where we ...
I have a 150 yr old house in Maine and all the steam pipes have been stripped of insulation. With the price of old, I'd like to get these insulate...
I've got a 30'x40' shop with water lines running through the floor. They are hooked to a 50 gallen hot water heater and a pump. I let it run for ...
I would like to know the right mix for the grout for this particular floor. Another bb said the 2 sawdust to 1 sealer does not work. Anybody know?
My attic has cellulose between the joists and I plan to place fiberglass blanket (un-backed) over the joists for more R value.The previous owner pl...
I have a 2 teir slab. Lower slab is fine(Garage,Living,Furnance & Laundry),Upper slab has numerous sags and 2 full baths & kitchen and bedrms I ha...
I am making a noah's ark for my daughter for Christmas from 1/2" baltic birch plywood. I need some information on child-safe finishes. My origina...
when my washing machine empties the water backs up in the 11/4 inch copper standpipe. I have opened this drain and flushed it with a garden hose wi...
Trying to find a solution to a recent problem I'm having with the gas fired hot water baseboard heating. Shortly after the circulator starts, the ...
I am renovating a 50 year old house's basement to increase living space. I am located in Southern Ontario, Canada.Along the outside walls, I read t...