My family owns a building from the 1920s which has a very ornate metal awning at the entrance. It used to have a skylight in the middle. Unfortunat...
I'm drywalling my new addition which has I beam ceiling. Can I attach the drywall directly to the I beams or should I strap the entire ceiling firs...
My 20 yr old built in liner pool and jacuzzi sprung a leak in the pipes (inbedded in concrete) my hubby decided to tear up concrete to locate leak...
I have seen posts on this and other boards that talk about lights in the house dimming momentarily when the furnace blower orother large appliance ...
Hi all, I am not sure if this is the right place to post this. I purchased a vehicle that had been spray painted. Most of the paint came off ea...
How do I strip a 100 year old tin ceiling and is it possible to polish it to a light color and then paint with a clear finish?
A few months ago on one of the DYI shows, I saw a heating system for bathrooms without heating ducts. Putting it simply, it was like a giant heati...
An upstairs toilet overflowed heavily, sending water out of the bathroom and onto the bedroom floor -and down to the ceiling below. There are now ...
I have a kichen area which is seperated into two level and have two steps of stairs connecting them. I would like to put vinyl for a new floor. How...
I have an old plaster mirror that has been painted slate blue with some gold gilding. I want to paint it white. What kind of paint should I use (...
I have a litter of kittens running around my house. Occasionally accidents happen. A recent accident covered two tiles and the grout between them...
Problem. One of my radiators leaked some water onto the parquet floor and some of the boarding is buckeling.How do I fix that? Do I have to repla...
I am searching for a book instructing how to install a glass block shower enclosure. Any ideas?
trying to replace an old aluminum(?) framedcasement window with a sears double hung window. but casement window has an approximate 1" deep anchor l...
There is a 42 main that runs fairly close to my house.. within feet actually (the house is close to the road on that side as well). The flow is on...
I've read the other posts about the durability of wood foundations. My questionis about the look of it. 1/3 of the foundation of my 1820 house is...