The vinyl siding on my house is infested with tiny spiders which cover it with webs and the remains of their victims. Washing them off has proven f...
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Just bought a house with ants- treated by professional and seems to be better- I have removed (their welcome mat) or all of the wood mulch around t...
I have recently discovered hardwood floors underneath some very old carpeting. The old carpet padding has dried out and is stuck to the wood. Is t...
Hello. Just wondering if anyone here has had any experience with gutters. I have a 8 by 12 shed in my backyard and wold liek to pur gutters and...
Hello K2, I live in a 30yr old apt. building. It has 2 entry doors. One main, and one that was required back in the 60's, and 70's for a fire e...
We recently built a new home and I am looking for ideas to finish the walls. The builder drywalled the interior walls and I have put insulation up...
10 days ago our slab was poured and now I see a hairline crack about 4' long. I live in the chicago area and am worried about long term. The contra...
I am in need of three to four boxes of this stuff. Can anyone help? Thanks.
My aunt has a lovely hand-made dining table, well it was lovely. It sat for years with custom table pads from the late 70's on it and assorted jun...
Six original Trane wall heaters from 1946 home for sale. These were disconnected following the addition of a central heating system and are curren...
Hi, Our family has finally found the house of our dreams but the septic system failed during inspection (water in the field). My husband and I re...
We are building a commercial masonry building using split face block. We will need to seal the block face from water penetration. We want to paint ...
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- I want to put vinyl fascia over the old alum fascia. do I need to...
I'm planning on building an approximately 1800 sq. ft. octagonal home. I plan to use a rabble trench footing (drain pipe at bottom and 1&1/2 grave...
Recently my ex boyfriend whom was living with me put some sort of window screen on my window. Only thing Is, I have no idea how to take it off, and...
In Tom Silva's article on Pane Relief, he reccomends priming the rabbets with an exterior primer. I have been using linseed oil. Is this OK?, with ...
Hope all is well with everyone. I'm looking for a product that I've seen used in the past, on suspended ceiling grids. It's a plastic cover/cap th...
My fireplace smells like soot all the time. The smell is so strong that my family room smells as well. The flue is closed all the way. I though may...