Does a 35 year warranted asphalt shingle have a lifespan of 35 years or is a 20 year lifespan more appropriate? I have been told that the warranty ...
Which would you recommend first on a new all metal home. Once all the steel framing is up, which would be better, install the siding or roofing first?
I need to move a (small) 8 ft. red maple tree to a new location in yard. What is best way to do that without damaging young tree? Do I do it now ...
I am in need of someone to tell me the correct way to cut a 30 Degree cut on a Mitre Box that does not have a 30 Degree setting. The book says it ...
Does anyone know the name/address of the laminated beam manufacturer Bob used for a renovation in Chicago. I need a beam span of 30 feet to support...
Is a second primer coat recomended on newly installed pre-primed masonite siding. My concern is the priming of the fasteners and any areas exposed...
I am in the process of putting an addition on my house. Why are you showing 1x3's against the rafters on a vaulted ceiling before the drywall? Is...
Need the name of company in boston area which does renovations on old windows (spring balances & tightening up) as seen on "home again". Also any ...
My wife and I are attempting to plan out what we should do with the space in our basement. It extends the full length of our house (less the garage...
Is it possible to add a basement to an existing home? There is a crawlspace under the home with a pier and post system for the foundation. If poss...
What kind of money are we looking at forinstallation of well & septic for a 3 bedroomhome? I understand it depends on location andground conditions...
I just bought a house with about 1000sf of parquait (sp?) flooring that has a blonde-washed off stained finish. The finish is trashed- no gouges ...
1) recently I saw an electric radiant panel that was glued under ceramic tile and need the contac information2) I had planned to use extruded alumi...
Why are my roof shingles curling up and what can I do to correct or prevent any further curling? Appreciate a response.
I am brand new to woodworking. Several people have told me a table saw or a radial arm saw is the backbone of a shop. Anyone have a suggestion as...
Our home which is about 30 years old has a room divider used to create a hallway. This divider was designed with a wood frame built around a thin ...
I am using 3X6 planks which are damp. How do I dry the rough sand board to prevent the blocks from splitting?Thanks very muchKerry
I want to attach granite counter tops to '50s style metal kitchen base cabinets. Any suggestions about how to attach them?Thanks.