I have inherited a 50 year old home in relatively good repair except for the windows. They are original Anderson double hung. The frames are in gre...
The handrail was made from pipe and dock hardware. I have searched every dock and fence distributor in my area and cannot find the swivel fitting ...
Recently on a Bob Vila TV show there was shown a product that could be poured on rough concrete basement floors that was self leveling and sealed t...
I'm trying to replace a laundry tray pump that mounts under the deep sink. It was manufactured by Shellback and it seems they may have gone out of ...
From a previous home I am sold on the use of a powered attic exhaust fan (not a whole house fan). I recently moved into a new home with minimal ve...
Does anyone have any idea how to fix this problem?During the winter months my basement is dry and odour free. However as the days warm up and humid...
Hello, We are looking for a product to clear coat the top of a bar in our home.We have heard of the high-build products that are two part epoxies. ...
Having a problem with mold on the North and South walls in the basement in one of my rental properties. My renters cleaned with bleach and got most...
I have sap comming out of some of my deck boards that I installed last year. I chose the best looking heart redwood for the built in bench, an now ...
I'm about to paint a 1927 cedar house again. The cedar shingles have been pushing the paint off for the last 20 years. It bubbles up and cracks a c...
I have a bedroom that has paneling on all the walls. I want to wallpaper over the paneling. Is this do-able, and can anyone suggest what I would ...
Anybody have some thoughts about the covered gutters that are supposed to keep out leaves. Do they work?
Put NEW 1 x 6 beveled cypress siding up about a month ago on an additionto my house. Was going to let wood dry more while I completed interior wor...
I have been trying to figure out how one would go about attaching a table to a wall in the kitchen that would be able to fold up or down out of the...
I am needing advice on hiring an architect. Our home is a cape cod built in 1945. We are looking for an architect that can provide a plan that in...
I am planning to plant a row of Emerald Green Arborvitae as a screen from my neighbor's backyard but have heard horror stories about trespassing la...
Does anyone know how to remove pine pitch or tar that has dripped onto a pressure-treated wood deck? I'd rather not remove the tree!
I have a sunroom addition that sits on the home's former patio. Of course, the patio was sloped for drainage, but when the preious homeowner enclos...
My husband and I are considering purchasing an old farm house in upstate NY which was built in the mid 1700s. It would be our dream house except th...