The outflow of my sump pump exits my house about a foot off the ground in a 2" pipe. The water collects in a low area of the yard, between the hou...
I have a chain driven garage door opener and need to adjust it. Can someone tell me the proper way to do this? thank you.
Does anyone know how to replace the pull cord for a Craftsman gas powered weed whacker? Ours broke the other day and we were able to get a replace...
Could anyone give me the brand name of a system that was featured on Home Again in either Feb. or March. This was a three plastic tank system. I ...
I am installing sliding closet doors in a non-standard space. The space is wide enough for the doors but 2-4 inches too high.In the opening there ...
I heard Bob's doing a special on HGTV (Home & Garden Cable network) during the 4th of July weekend called "Renovate America" - I can't find any inf...
This deck was framed about 10 years or so ago and the rim joists (outside corners) are pulling apart and warping away from the nailed corner and sh...
Am having trouble learning how to use sanding stars. I have mounted 4 sheets onto the hub and used these in my drill press at the recommended speed...
I just visited a website of a company that basically sells a channeling system to "fix" basement water problems. The system works by fixing any cr...
I have a fan w/light and a recessed light on opposite ends of the room. They both work off the same switch. I have tried putting in a new switch an...
Is a license required to do home plumbing, such as in moving your kitchen to a different part of your home...also, this is off topic, but, is a per...
I am looking for some help on building a set of stairs. I can't seem to figure out the angle at which to cut my 2x12s so they match up with the top...
I am interested in the proper finish for raw saltillo tile. I understand that a traditional older method involved linseed oil & butcher wax, but I...
A couple weeks ago, my dad said he saw a Bob Vila show where old rubber tires were used as shakes on a roof. As his cedar shake roof is now in need...
Has anybody used a wagner power painter? I just bought a house and would like to paint the entire interior using a wagner power painter. Is this a...
I've searched the internet high and low asking the same question: How does one really determine paint quality? But I never get a straight answer. ...
I need to repair eaves that have two to three inches of dry rot from the ends. Does anyone have a proper method for doing this? Or a good idea? Or ...
My house is about 100 years old. The seal in the rear is just about gone. I have two door s in the rear and have removed both thresholds to inspe...