In reference to the porcelain tub. I have never had to patch a porcelain tub. I found this company online http://www.surface-repair.com/ I also...
What project are you working on now?
I have completed many home projects. Some of the smaller projects were replacing light fixtures and new floors in my two bathrooms. The larger projects included 150ft cobblestone wall and a new exposed aggregate driveway. Currently I also have a DIY blog.Not as popular as Bob Vila, but it does pretty well. Check it out when you get a chance. www.fixupthishouse.com
What is your favorite tool?
My favorite tool is what ever tool will get the job finished with as little effort as possible. So...My favorite tool changes from project to project.
What's your favorite Bob Vila memory?
Watching Bob Vila was sort of a family thing.I remember back in my younger years, everybody would gather around the tube and watch This Old House with Bob Vila. No particular show comes to mind.My strongest memory is he was always working on some old huungus house up in Massachusetts.
alot of times they can be worked out with your hands if you notice them before the glue sets up. Sometimes they will disappear on their own. What ...
Not exactly sure what you have there. Sounds like it could be a toggle bolt or an expansion plug. If it is a toggle, you can pull down tight so the...
There are ways for the holes to be filled. It's not really a diy job though. Find a local shop that fabricates corian countertops. There is a rep...
The best type of blade to use for cutting corian would be a triple chip. There are also special blades for corian but I am not sure if they are ava...
It's really hard to tell by the picture. It looks like it might be a snap-in. it Looks like there are 4 holes in the drain and 4 prongs on the stra...
A little hard to say for sure without seeing. Should be doable if done properly. I would have a talk with your local code enforcer and a structura...
Hi Doris, It's difficult to know what exactly is involved without seeing what's going on. It sounds like there could be alot of work involved. I ...
I agree with danielleb about doing the scratch test. All laminate flooring is not created equal. There are different levels of quality when it come...
Hey, that sounds good. If you raise the roof up higher and add dormers, it will be alot better for your kids as they get taller. I would definitel...
I had one of these also. The same thing happened to mine. The switch just crumbled into pieces. It has a metal casing. I really liked how lightwei...
I have found that it is best to shop around when it comes to power tools. It seems that hand tools are usually around the same price. I have gone...
I totally agree with all the answers posted. I would also strongly suggest seeking legal advice to see what your options are. The contractor was e...
I don't know what the codes are in San Diego. I would check with your local code enforcer. If you pulled a permit, I would think he would be around...
The 1st thing you should do is check with your local property code enforcer to see what the requirements are. They can tell you better about using...
I agree , I would rather use a cordless for all the ordinary stuff. Seems like I always trip over cords. I prefer electric for heavier work. Dewa...
Just curious, what's your preference on drills. electric or cordless? What is your favorite brand ? You prefer a smaller drill/driver or the la...
The contractor may be trying to cover himself. If he attaches a bullnose and it happens to come off causing an accident, he has a law suit on his h...
It sounds strange that there is a 1/4" difference on 2 cut edges but that's OK. Use a utility knife to bevel the high edge just enough to take the...