It really depends on how much work it is to install. In some homes, it is more time consuming to do the hardwired version, although they are more r...
I think you need new posts all the way around, but it depends on the size and the weight it will carry. I would try your local building dept. to se...
I wouldn't use wood in the basement because the moisture issue and how that would affect the wood. Is there concrete underneath? I would look at th...
I would paint the cabinets a white or cream and then add a countertop with cream/brown speckles..something with a contrasting color, but not too mu...
For those of you who don't know, May is National Preservation Month. I've found some fascinating info about all that's being done to save our grand...
How about the invisible fence for the dog and then trees? Otherwise, try 6-foot high privacy fencing and then pick a few spots where you plant tall...
I usually add a day or two just to make sure -- and so I don't have to redo it -- but you're probably ok
Have you had a heating company inspect it? I also think the furnace might not be powerful enough.
It sounds like aphids, a major problem with roses. Try the baking soda route or a more intense spray that you can find at a garden center.
I would make sure they go in a little extra from the walls so that you don't get into the issue of disturbing the foundation. Also, if you haven't ...
Yes, definitely. The whole mix and match approach has a big following. One way to do it effectively is to carry through the colors or textures from...
I've also seen formica that people painted, but it sounded like so much work (4-5 coats of paint, etc.) that I wonder if that is really worth it. T...
We had an interior drain system installed in a previous house and it did a great job. One thing to think about --everyone says to check references,...
It almost looks like they did a bad faux finishing job, where you take the plastic, spread it out and make the lines. I don't envy you...what a mes...
We had a similar situation, but because of exterior issues (driveway right up against the house, etc) decided to approach it from the inside. I'm a...
You want someone with good carpentry skills and access to good concrete people for the foundation of it. Ask around at your village hall for names ...
I think you're better off hiring someone. The sanders you rent are not as good as the one's they use and it is very easy to ruin your floor if you'...
Certainly it will add to your costs, but should not affect the structural integrity of the home. Someone would have to tear into the concrete floor...
In looking at older houses, you'll find many with wooded porch stairs and only a small number with stone. What you're describing sounds beautiful a...