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 need to upgrade the wiring in my home. It's braded resin stuff now. The wiring is insufficient to run all our appliances, and is a fire hazard....
What's the best compressor for general woodworking tools. I bought a Sears compressor but am afraid it may be too small (2HP, 12 GAL). I want to ...
I would like to get a white washed look on old dark wood paneling. Is there a way to get this look rather than just a flat painted look.
Hello,I'm putting in a tub surround in which panels are glued to the wall. I wonder if I can just clean out the existing grouting and tile and glu...
just wanted to know what the advantages are for covering up those spinning vents on top of the house. I've seen a few neighbors do it but too many...
I have a concrete block wall in which I would like to install some kind of large gate for access into my back yard. I had in mind that it would be...
We just moved into a new house with GFCIs outlets. Our other house did not have these so we are very unfamiliar with the outlets. One evening we we...
I am getting ready to sell my house. It is a small starter house. My problem is that there is an old french drain that was installed by former ow...
I bought a building with a solar panel hot water system already installed. No instructions came with doesent seam to work. Please help
Just recently purchased a townhome with a gas fireplace (+/-3 years old). When we tried the fireplace during our pre-closing walk-thru it seemed t...
We have 30-40 year old Tile down over hardwood. There are 2 layers of this old stuff with a tar like coating underneath. We would like to put new v...
The trim around my front door is seperating from the jam. Any suggestions on repairing this. And is it because the house is settling?
Bob had a show with plans to build an inexpensive residential elevator for the handicapped. Does anyone have the plans/instructions/costs?
I live in the cold north. I was wondering what you would use as a subfloor in a split level house. I was planing on a sandwich of vapor barrier/2...
Does terrazzo need to be sanded/etched/leveled prior to installing 16 x 16" granite or will a 'multi-purpose' (epoxy?) thin-set do? Area approx. 3...
We just bought a house that is 6 years old. It seems that the hall lights burn out frequently. I change the fixture because I thought it was a ch...
Our dog chewed a hole in the carpet on the side of the bottom step on our stairway about the size of a tennis ball. The weaving is still in place t...