Thanks. Both solutions sound interesting. I'll have to do some research into both of them.
I have a small house with 2 bedrooms downstairs and one upstairs. Our 2 kids sleep in the bedrooms downstairs. In warm weather, I leave their windo...
I have had/am having similar problems. This is only my 2nd summer as a homeowner. Last year I overdid the weed-n-feed (applied by hand because I di...
I'm wondering if I have a similar problem. Can anyone tell me what kind of companies do air tests (for mold or just other air quality tests)? What ...
Quick follow-up here. Thanks again for all the advice. Got me some fresh gas and a new spark plug...and, the engine started! Lawn is now manageable.
Thanks. That was very helpful. I haven't tried to start the engine yet - I'm afraid that it'll screw things up even more. You suggest draining the ...
OK, so I flaked and left my lawnmower full of gas over the winter. I'm a first-time homebuyer and didn't realize that was a boo-boo. Does anyone ha...
I moved into my house a year ago. Previous owner had replaced the hot water heater a month or two before they moved out. Ever since I moved in, I ...
Thanks for the info. I did find a good source of info through doing a search on the web, so I think I'm OK. Thanks for that info about the Canadi...
Not sure what you mean by what kind of basement, but it is partially finished, with concrete walls. House is on Long Island, New York, and built i...
When I moved into my house the previous owners paid for a radon detection service. The report came back that my radon levels were a bit high (2.4)...
This is a follow-up on an old post, but I recently found a solution to my problem. After getting poor advice from the good folks at ***** and buy...
Just wanted to drop a line with an update. I got the pipe cutter, which made a nice, clean cut, but that didn't solve the problem. I ran back to ...
Sorry, let me clarify my earlier post. I didn't squeeze the ring, I squoze the tubing before inserting it into the nut/ring. I was figuring on re...
I am installing a water line for my refrigerator. I bought one of the self-install kits from Home Depot, made by Anderson Barrows. I attached one...
Thanks, guys. I did ask the roofer about 20 year shingles, but he told me that it would only be about $300 cheaper than the 30 year shingles, for ...
I live in Long Island, New York. Last week I put down some Scott's Turf Builder on my lawn. There are a bunch of bald patches where I overdid it ...
I've got a leaky roof that I need to repair. However, I don't want to replace the entire roof, because I plan to dormer out the upper floor in 4 o...
Thanks for the info, but I found the windowless units to be much more expensive than window units. The solution I found was a 6,000 BTU low-profil...
I have a small house built in the 1940s. The layout is not the most efficient for the use of one large air conditioner to cool the whole first flo...