What is required to turn a rafter joist roof ceiling to a vaulted ceiling? The ceiling is 2x6 construction. I wanted to make a vaulted ceiling ov...
We have recently removed a wall acting as a closet in our family room. There is stipple on the ceiling, but not, of course, where we removed the w...
Hello all. Well, my family and I have finially been able to get our first home and of course there is work to be done. Including upgrading an ant...
I dont know how else to explain this except if you looked at my house from above, it would have an L shaped front; the living room being set back w...
I remember the show but not all the specifics. It will be perfect in my family room but I can't remember what kind of wood or the glue that was us...
I live in a 1950 house with cedar shingle siding. Previous owners have painted (and mispainted) the oldest part of the house to the point that the...
I have reinstalled several toilets and have caulked around the bottom, between the porcelein and the vinyl lenoleum floor. Used kitchen/bath white...
My single handle faucet is leaking. I have the repair pack. But I cannot get the threaded cap off. It has corroded very tightly. Are there any ...
My shower, a two handle shower, has developed a leak and needs to have the washers replaced. When I attempted to remove the valve stems, found the ...
I painted my walls a beige color well low and behold when the sun hits it, it looks pink. is there anyway this could be fixed with out re painting ...
We're moving into a previously-owned house, & the bathroom ceiling looks like it's in tough shape. I'm hoping we can just scrape & re-paint (that ...
I recently moved to a house in southern california. We noticed a strong "mildewy" smell in one first floor room (crawlspace underneath). The smel...
I cant get rid of ticks in my yard. I have a large field behind me that does not get cut ( i trim around to keep insects and weeds at bay), I have ...
Can anyone give tips on do-it-yourself metal roofing? We are thinking of roofing over our existing asphalt shingles.
I'm slowly getting educated as I get various quotes re: a leaky basement. I understand that the ideal way to remove the puddles is to keep the wat...
We have 2 vinyl windows in our 30 year old home, can not find out what brand they are. And now both windows will not stay up, it is very difficult...
I recently had a pine cut down in my front yard. It was about 15" in diameter and was cut about 2" above the ground. What is the best treatment I c...
At our cabin it seems we get rid of the bats in the upstairs, and then they come back again. We have cleaned up their gauno, and have burned it to ...