I have a 1911 era house w/oil hot water heating system. i would like to change that to a two zone heat pump (the upstairs stays like Florida, the d...
A friend of mine recently bought an older house and over the weekend we replaced a number of old outlets. On one of the circuits we had a problem ...
I want to remove a kitchen wall that supports the second floor. Contractors have said that steel is necessary to create an open space but it will ...
I am filling in small cracks and also fixing some bad patch jobs in my plaster walls. Which grit sand paper should I use to finish the surface when...
The house my son bought 2 yrs ago was buuilt by a 65 yr old man and young son. There are alot of cosmetic problems, but the price was right and we...
We want to put in a new bathroom in our basement. The quote we received for putting in the plumbing (which required digging into the concrete slab ...
I NEED HELP!! I PAINTED EXTERIOR CONCRETE PAINT ON MY POARCH.THEN I PAINTED STONE SHAPES ON TOP OF THIS WITH PERMANENT WATERBASED ALL-PURPOSE ACRYL...
I am preparing to finish the space above my attached barn. It is framed with 2x4 studs, and wrapped with 1x3 strapping and sided with 1x10 rough cu...
I am installing drywall inside doghouse dormers that I installed on my roof. The question is: do I have to mitre the edges of the drywall where th...
I have "popcorn" sprayed ceilings in my home and want to switch to smooth ceilings. What is the easiest way to remove the popcorn and what is the ...
We have been finding ants in the lower level of our bi-level home for a few years. Just found damaged drywall that the ants have tunneled through....
I've installed fiberglass exterior doors on my home and I'm trying to stain them. I'm using the gel stains (Minwax) as instructed but the first tim...
I need some advice on a leaky basement. My home was built in 2001 and I just noticed a crack in the basement wall that seems to be leaking? Is thi...
I wonder if anyone can tell me where I can find a router bit that is made specifically for flagstone. I need something that I can create a bullnos...
Has anyone heard of this stuff and/or ever used it? The info is at www.paintonce.com and I am hoping to get some opinions on it.
I posted this to the message area but I'm also going to stick it here too!I have a black foam type of pad under carpeting dating to the 70's. It is...