I'm trying to replace an old wooden lally post. The old post is supported underneath by three concrete blocks on top of a concrete slab floor, and ...
we are residing our house in a semi dark toupe. We have bricks that go about half way up the front of the house. The problem is, the bricks are an...
I am looking for info on exactly which water heaters (93 to 96) are defective by manufacturer and model. I saw a web site in a national home cente...
I have a toilet that fills up to much and goes down very slow. I unscrewed the outside cap and then flushed and the water went down just fine, so ...
Hollow-core closet doors were varnished. I wanted to paint with semi-gloss white. I sanded doors first. First coat of white didn't really cover,...
Spilled 1/2 gal Binz oil primer on older, pressure treated deck, stairs, railing. How can I remove it ?ThanksJack Wallace
I've removed panelling and what remains is old drywall with dried glue. Can new Drywall be placed over the existing drywall or should I remove the...
The deck of my house appears to have been painted by the previous owner. It is pressure treated wood and, of course, the paint is peeling badly. ...
i am going to build a pergola(trelis)it will be 20+20 in size .i am going to us 4+6 post,and i dont wont any post in the middle what size of lumber...
I am looking for the right pitch of roof. Allowing for our loft (particial only).Loft is 45'L X 10' W (with one center window and the pipe of...
I seem to recall an episode where Bob sent cedar shingles to be stained a color. Does this process/company exist or am I mistaken? I have a new l...
I am currently in the process of having a house built. We have two curved walls (an inside curve and an outside curve), the woodwork is all staine...
Would like to install a pulley in tree house for grandchildren using pulley, rope and bucket. Not sure how to do it to make it safe. Any help?
I am remodeling my kitchen and bathroom and I will be replacing the bathtub with a stall shower and moving the kitchen sink to a corner position.Th...
I have a terrazzo floor in good condition yet it has a dull, flat look so I am considering having the terrazzo floor finished professionally.One co...
My wife and I are in the early design stages for a 4000SF home which will be built by a contractor in the Houston,TX area. The soil analysis and en...
I've read most of the posts on French Drains, but I've got a few specific questions that need to be answered:1) What's better ADS or PVC? (If you ...
I am lokking at adding A/C into a 80 year old home. I received a suggestion of a Ductless Air Conditioner system from Janitrol. Any suggestions o...
I recently puchased a home with pocket doors. The recessed door pulls were removed from the doors. I would very much like to replace them. I hav...