How do I strip off the clear lacquer finish from a new solid brass towel rod so that it will age "naturally"? Also, am I correct in assuming that ...
Believe it or not, my wife was upset that I shut her hot water off to stop the leak. Well a number of weeks have gone by and I went to replace the ...
Hello,My name is Claude, i am located north-east of montreal.I own a house that has been built in 1976. The exterior wall on the front of my house ...
In the winter our sump pump will kick on, but it gets stuck on and will not shut off by itself. We tried spraying the switch on top of the pump wi...
I just bought a cabin that has a shallow well with an above-ground electric pump that sits on a small tank. The cabin is heated. The water system w...
I have a 75'x60' showroom that needs the concrete floor leveled. How thin can concrete be poured?note-the exisiting 8" slap is 3" low on the 60' run.
I have installed additional baseboard in my home but do not know how to drain boiler so I can hook it up to existing lines. Any help would be great!
I have been looking everywhere for plans or suggestions on how to build a lighted dancefloor without spending my entire budget on the project. Any...
I recently bought a house and the tile grout in the floor is yellowed from time and traffic. Keeping in mind that this tile is the small octagons a...
I'm tiling my bathroom. I secured the flange directly to the underlayment, and I plan to tile under the toilet up to the flange. Do I need to put...
Hello:Each time we flush our 10 year old toilet, it knocks while refilling and makes alot of noise in the house.This has been going on for about 3 ...
Does anybody have any suggestions as to what my options are with my brick fireplace. It was painted before I bought the house, and I would love to ...
I would like to know how flush my water heater. We are currently not getting alot of hot water when we take a shower.Our water heater is only about...
Plumber installed a new boiler furnace in myhome. The hot water no longer comes to any of the hot water fixtures in the house. For some reason col...
I have saltillo tile, two dogs and two kids. I clean the floor daily, but it always looks dull. When I put on a high gloss sealer it looks great ...
I'm a new owner of an old (1900) 3-story house with a gas hot water heating system. The boiler is a couple of years old and all of the radiators w...
We recently purchased a home that has z-brick (fake brick) in the kitchen - UGH!My husband and I realize that removing z-brick will be a huge, mess...
I am enclosing my screen porch and converting the space into a small home office.I intend to use pressure treated sleepers fastened to the existing...
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...