I am looking for advice and suggestions on constructing a low-cost retaining wall for the hill in my backyard. I was thinking of railroad ties, but...
i am currently installing recess lights , I ran a new line to the breaker box for a set of 7 lights , my problem is that in one of the recess light...
I have a 23 year old home with the original asphalt shingles and it needs to be replaced. Can I re-roof over the old shingles? What are the pros ...
I once saw plans for a portable 4 person table used for camping & canoing that was made from 1 sheet of plywood. Does anyone have these plans ?
I need to know what to do to bring a bad looking lawn back to life again. One tip I got was to fertilize the yard with a good fertilizer, wait one ...
I have heard that there is a new paint out there that you can paint directly over paneling without applying Kilz first. If this true and if so what...
I'm interrested in building a BBQ of brick. I've tried the how to books but they didn't help.Do you have any ideas of suggestions?Thanks
Some time ago I briefly saw a program where the builders were replacing support columns in the basement with bracing that was bolted across the flo...
We bought a home in Oregon that is 20 years old. It has ceiling heat and two wall heaters. We are looking into ways to better heat our home. We've...
Im buying a wood burning stove to go intomy Florida room. My question is how to install the stove and chimney into a flatrubberized flat roof. The ...
I would like to make my own concrete tiles for my living room. Any hints, tips or suggestions?
how to do switch the wires inside the phone jack to a second installed telephone line?
Can everyone see everyone elses e-mail addresses in a freaky error message when they post a reply or is it just me. Whenever I post a reply to som...
I am trying to find out if there is any way to find an electrical short without tearing walls apart on a mobilehome.the home is 4 years old,has all...
I've been using an inexpensive CAD program,TurboCad. There's a lot to learn, but worththe effort. Can anybody compare it with other products?
Let me preface this message by saying I am electrically"challenged". I mounted a transmitter in our garage thatcontrols an invisible fence for pet ...
We recently removed a closet from a room and the floor(tonque & groove)had been cut away where the closet walls were. We would like to know how to ...
Any suggestion to how dirt ground is prepaired to use for driveway located in the yard,the area is a 20x30 space, the ground is very hard, the drai...
I'm trying to construct a balcony/deck over a dry storage space.I want to use redwood decking for the deck surface. The deck boards have spaces and...
I AM BUILDING A TWO STORY STEEL FRAMED HOUSE IN BIRMINGHAM, AL. THE WALLS WILL BE BRICK. OSB SHEATING, 7/8 STEEL HAT , 3 5/8 STEEL STUD, 7/8 HAT, 1...