I am trying to tile over concrete and wanted to raise the floor 1/2" before tiling. Could I use plywood for this? or even Durock? We just do not w...
I have carpet on my floor, but want to know if I could paint the plywood under the carpet? And if I can how and with what kind of paint? Thanks f...
My neighbor "informed" me that she will continue to have her dog use my 8/10 grassy lawn as it's urinal. My grass is consistently being killed dow...
I have a formica counter top in my kitchen that has square edges. I was considering removing it and replacing with wonder board, when the thought o...
We just bought an old farm house the appliances are all yellow. Is there a way to paint these? What kind of paint would I use?
We are getting a new house built and the builders have just poured the foundation walls. Several days after pouring we had very heavy rain. As a re...
Rabbits are eating my garden and leaving droppings all over my lawn. I heard that there is a substance used to repel deer that also works on rabbit...
I would like to remove an interior wall that divides my Kitchen and dining room. It has a phone jack on it and one electical outlet. What do i ne...
We work in a newly-painted office and would like to hang some posters and framed items on the walls without damaging the beautiful, new paint job. ...
How do you clean old brick? We have an old house built in 1941. The brick and mortar are dull in color. I would like to clean it up, but most co...
As a first-time ceramic floor do-it- yourselfer, I put down a little too much quick set mortar for the first couple of tiles and the mortar pushed ...
I need to know about how many bags of cement is needed to mix a yard? And what is the ration for cement, sand and shell? Any help would be appric...
Does anyone know how to colorize concrete as it is being mixed in small quantities? The retail colorizers are too expensive.
I would like to ad a pea gravel surface to my existing concrete around my pool, how do I go about this?
Has anyone used these yet? What do you think of them? Can you recommend a retailer/brand? Any comments, advice, cutions anyone has would be exce...
We live in a California Modern / two story. The house is constructed of Cedar and Native sand stone. The previous owner did not like the look of ce...
I recently rented an apartment that has an old wall-mounted natural gas heater. The label says "Williams Furnace Company - Buena Park, CA". It's ...
I live in Norfolk VA, is there any place where a person can buy their own central air and heat system, and install it there selves? thanks for any...
I have a side by side refrigator, and a ice maker. My problem is every summer the ice does not produce ice and the freezer does not freeze good. ...
Is there a problem with mounting a dryer vent that comes out of the dryer and goes straight up? Will stuff get stuck? (ie. Lint going halfway up, r...