How do I shoot grades with a laser level and a calibrated rod?
We just moved into a new house. It has vinyl siding. If we put a nail hole to hang up things, can we later use some kind of plasitic filler to co...
We'd like to re-side our house from vinyl to cedar shingle. In addition to loving the look of cedar we were also under the impression that cedar c...
I'm in the process of stripping a roofed porch - first time it's been done since 1995. Posts and rails have been quite a challenge. I've noted some...
Hi, not sure which topic to put this under... we moved into a house with a nice almond gas stove that works well, however, the previous owners mu...
I am installing a concrete pathway using the Quickcrete Walk Maker. What type of base should I have under it?
I have a patio (15'x20') tucked against the inside (South and West) portion of my L-shaped house. There is a back door where the patio is against t...
I replaced the gear wheel (White plastic) in my Sears Craftsman (1/2 HP) garage opener. Now when I try to open it It just opens the door about 4 in...
Has anyone had any success using the Ralph Lauren Antique Leather faux finish? What's the secret. Got the kit, read the book, watched the video a...
Hello. I have a garage with a sliding door on the south end and two windows on the west end. I want to guild a permanent wall on the south side wit...
Part of a my bathroom ceiling was replaced with wallboard and I need to match the swirl pattern. What tool(s)/material(s) do I need to add swirl b...
We have just moved into a new house and have realized that the basement tub has a crack in the bottom of it. It is a fiberglass tub and it seems th...
I recently noticed occasional drip from ceil-fan in 1st floor bathroom while shower was in use on 2nd floor.Upon inspection i founda small crack on...
If Bob Vila was to help with my home improvement project would he pay for the whole thing to be done? Thanks!
A few years back, Bob took a trip to Sweden or Amsterdam to look at some townhouses. In the mudroom their was a small folding bench or seat that a...
The seams in my formica countertop have become very visible. How or what do I use toseal or cover them up?
I recently saw a show (show #1123 Stark/Henderson porch renovation). I really liked the paint colors they used on the exterior of the home. How c...
On Sunday March 25,2000 I only caught a small part of the show but saw they were putting down flooring in the kitchen that looked like Marble..What...