Greetings houseproblem,You raise some good questions I can't help with (such as, do you really want to cover wet soil with plastic)--but I wonder, ...
Welcome Leanne, In addition to Willie's comments (above), consider that a garage 'conversion' is pretty hard to execute well. For one thing, you h...
Welcome supere,Just an idea....Years ago we dealt with old tack strips on a beautiful hardwood floor. The holes left by tackstrips were about 1" o...
Thanks much Dana, I figured it would be OK but still glad to see that I'm not the first to run into this!-k
Air conditioners don't "generate" cold. They take heat from inside and exhaust it to the outside. Because warm air can hold more moisture than co...
Howdy folks, I am doing a bit of remodeling and have to put a switch box and electrical outlet box (about 1 foot below the switch) in an area where...
Welcome Lannie, Years ago I ran into the same problem. I rented a steamer and this worked great on ALMOST all of it, except one hideous wall that ...
I've heard you can still use Roundup if you isolate the weed....I mean, protect it from overspray by protecting with a milk carton or something. K...
I just happened to see a review on one of our local TV stations. Just for what it's worth... http://9news.com/storyfull-consumer.asp?id=15482
Welcome CatherineAnn, What are the cabinets themselves like? If they're real cheesy, I don't think it would matter much if you painted them as a p...
Hmmmmm, interesting... I don't think I've ever seen a living room with a cement floor (at least not in the areas I've lived, which have generally ...
Greetings miaclear, We had a gas line run OUTSIDE the house from furnace room downstairs--not a very long run. It took maybe 3-4 hours of a plumbe...
Hmmmm, haven't thought about that (ecological methods). Not sure how earth-friendly that product is, but typically you use so little--just a spray...
Hi, I've had better luck with 'molly bolts' than plastic anchors, but with a 45 pound mirror you probably want to hit studs, not rely on drywall. ...
Greetings Amy, Added ventilation is frequently required when more insulation is added to an older home. So I'd guess an insulation company (or a h...
Welcome jaylesh, I'm not a 'drainage expert' but it sounds to me like they did some rather important things....the french drain, and gutters to mov...
Greetings... I agree with Piffin on re-facing. Also keep in mind that tiling is a lot of work (and can be quite costly as well)...and yes, will pr...
Greetings MissJ, Try a product called De-Solv-it. Great on things like price stickers and other gluey things that won't come off. I think my wife...
Oh, and one more thing....You've probably heard this before--but anything you can do OUTSIDE of the house to slope water away from the house can on...
I think sometimes those drains DON'T go very far. If I'm not mistaken, I think sometimes they're basically dug holes filled with stones to take "m...