Hello,I'm going to install casings around my windows. I started the other night and noticed that when I placed the vertical piece around the windo...
Hello,I'm going to be installing a new phone outlet in a bedroom. I'm going to tap into an existing phone outlet in another bedroom (the two rooms...
I believe screw drives are for heavy doors. The most common is chain drive. I went through the same thing as you not long ago. I ended up with a...
Hello,I have 3 toilets (2 on second floor, one on first floor). When you flush them, the water level in the bowl appears "normal" once the flush i...
Hello,I don't know if anyone can help me or not, but I recently purchased my first home and am wondering a couple things about tax deductions. I b...
Hello,Does anyone know anything about Patriot brand windows? I haven't been able to find out anything on the internet about them. I have them in ...
Hello,I'm interested in the follow up to this topic. My new home seems cold too, and I feel the same type of drafts around doors/windows.
Hello,Cold air blows in around some of the electrical outlets on my outside walls. I've put those foam insulators behind the face plate, but I can...
Hello,I need to drill a hole in each corner of a piece of plexiglass that I have. I tried doing it this weekend but the plexiglass just broke off ...
Jay,We don't have a fireplace/stove, just a forced air gas furnace. Our house faces south too. But it seems that windows on both north and south ...
Jay,Thanks for the response. I've noticed the problem in a few various rooms in the house. Our dryer is in the basement and vents outside, we don...
Hello,I recently moved into a new built home in the Western New York region. I have noticed that on some days, there is condensation on the inside...
Hello,We scuff up the wall where we take our shoes off no matter how careful we are (other shoes get shoved into the wall, etc.). I want to paint ...
OK, I went to Emco's website, and in their FAQ list, my question is one dicussed. Their solution is to either raise the sweep to let air in (but I...
Hello,Recently put a storm door on my front door (which faces directly south). Now the glass in my storm door is acting like a magnifying glass an...
Hello,I'm going to be installing a ice maker supply line in my basement. My pipes are Flo Guard. Should I expect any difficulties drilling into t...
Well, the problem with my thermostat is that there's a heat run directly behind it in the wall. So that's giving it an inaccurate reading. I shut...
That was my other consideration. I suppose then I'd have to patch the hole in the wall where the wires currently are.
Hello,My current thermostat is in a south facing room, which is warmer than the rest of the house (north side). Is there such as thing as a remote...