thanks for your expert advice, Lawrence. glad I stopped back and checked!
I bought an old house that the homeowners did a lot of bad work on. One example is drywall joints--any piece of drywall they put up themselves has ...
hello, yes, I'm using ceramic tile. i was told by the tile association that i needed a total of 1 1/4 underneath the ceramic tile for proper stabil...
Hi, we had asbestos removers take out our old flooring in our 1948 kitchen. they broke several of the subfloor 1 X 10 planks, though. so many neede...
Lawrence, upon re-reading the original post, I see that you are right. It is probably an indoor-air issue, i.e. ventilation etc. thank you for stra...
Hi, I have plaster walls over some kind of concrete, which is itself over mesh wire. I tried Peel Away on one of the walls in the kitchen to remove...
It's my understanding that self-levelling concrete can be poured onto plywood. Is that not right?update: I realize what you are saying. That the id...
Hello, I am a new homeowner and to be honest am trying to redo things as cheaply as possible. I saw an article on laying down a pine floor with you...
is there something wrong with your kitchen ceiling that you need to cover it up? my only suggestion about tin celings would be that you look for a...
Our 1947 Cape Cod has a dormer built into the upstairs, south side. It is fully dormered in one area, where a bedroom has been carved out of the u...
I do not think the installer laid a vapor barrier on your floor before laying down the vinyl. It is absolutely critical on a concrete floor, which ...
Hello, we have a 6 X 8 X 8 bathroom. By the calculations we've made, it seems as though we should only need a 48-52 cfm bathroom fan. We bought a B...