Usually speaker wire that is not rated for inwall use, does not have the proper fire rating. I ran moderately priced speaker wire in my house (mons...
One other thing that will make the job easier. Use a nail punch and lightly tap it into the tile where you plan on drilling. Do this until you ha...
Don't use wood filler. It never stains the same colors as the wood. What you need to no is after staining and applying the poly, use a wood putty...
Are you talking about the good faith money you put in escrow or the downpayment you make with when getting your mortgage. If its the latter than i...
Hi, I am planning on having a concrete patio installed in back yard and have a few questions. The patio will be 23' x 12' with a small 8' x 2' ...
It might be your float. Its a small piece of plastic (like a ball) on a small arm that can move up and down. When the sump crock(or pit) fills up...
I'm not an installer but that sounds extremely high. Although I know it's possible to do, I was always lead to believe that it's not a good idea to...
Sounds like it's your flapper. It could be worn or dirty. The flapper is the piece of rubber at the bottom of the tank the lifts up when you flush...
You've just opened a big can worms. Let the fights begin. I personally like Sherwin Williams as I've had very good luck with their products and h...
You can look into something called peelaway. It will still require some effort. They claim to be able to dissolve many layers of old paint in one...
I know exterior paints have mildewcides (sp?) in them to prevent the growth of mildew. I'm not sure i'd want them on an interior surface but I'm n...
I hate to say it...but you're pretty much screwed. That rug is ruined.
Hi,I will be sanding and refinishing the treads on my stairs. I need a little advice on the grit of the sandpaper. I plan to use a minwax stain and...
They both perform the same task. The 12 pt socket is a higher quality. It is less likely to slip or strip the nut.
Couldn't it just be the wax seal? When I moved into my house last year, the upstairs bathroom smelled of sewer gas. I simply unbolted the toliet a...
After predrilling, try putting some liquid soap on the screw. This will make it tighten a little easier. Also, you may want to try one of those s...