No - you'll end up with a big mess. 1/4" isn't expensive. Just use new sheets.Go to a big library and check back issues of Wood Magazine. The've...
BobFMember since 10/19/98
From your posts I'm not sure if you want to redo the curved piece or fix what you have. To do the bending, the best practice is to laminate multip...
A GFCI essentially protects you from short circuits caused by improperly grounded devices. They protect not only that outlet, but other outlets do...
Sputnik - You are out of line and sadly misinformed. HD, Walmart and others can and do dictate what goes into products sold at their stores. When...
Yes, find a new paint contractor. This guy has no clue at all!!!The primer does several things. 1 - seals the drywall and mud much better than pa...
Be aware that this is a messy job and be prepared for the mess.
The reason it takes so many coats is the amopunt of pigment in the paint. Here's a couple of hints:1. Use top quality tools - roller sleeves and ...
You don't need to drill a pilot hole but it acually makes the job go faster and is much neater. I had two drills when I did mine. One drill was f...
I just reread your post. The moisture you saqw last summer could very well have been nothing more than the concrete curing. When our house was bu...
1st: Never do a remodeling project like this with resale value in mind. It never works out. Only do it because it fits your life style and you c...
If by "texture" you mean the grain then you do not want to paint.To paint: If there is a gloss shine, even if its a dull shine, then you need to a...
If you know you are going to hang cabinets you can reinforce that wall with a c-channel (bottom track). Mark the stud locations on the side flange...
I didn't see the show you are refering to, but the are several web cams on the market.
I'm interested in what replies you'll get.Its been my experience (8 summers for a stained porch railing) that if you get 2 years out of the coating...
If the top has rolled edges and the backsplash and top is one continuous peice, then replace it. Forming those tight curves in a laminate takes eq...
Morning Glory is an ANNUAL!!! It dies each winter. Any growth next year is caused by the seeds that fell in the fall. You don't need herbacides ...
Another advantage of a 2x4 wall is straightness. Foundations are not flat, but rather have slight bows in them. You won't see them until the dryw...
B&D bought DeWalt several years ago. I don't know if the quality declined or not. You will hear many people rave about DeWalt tools, but they wer...
No, don't waste your time and $$ waterproofing the walls. If you have a moisture problem, its a temporary solution at best. What do you do in 5 y...