I posted this in plumbing, too, but thought I would try here, as well. What are people's experience with the "new" tankless water heaters? I know...
There is a spigot on the bottom. Put a bucket under it or, better yet, attach a hose to it and run the hose to a nearby sink. Then drain it. You...
What is everyone's experience (if any) with the "new" tankless water heaters? I know that Europeans have used them for years, but when I stayed at...
As the two others said, it is probably something simple: most likely that the circuit breakers were not flipped back on after they completed the wo...
Not sure if this is too late, but....As far as I know, the felt paper would serve as a moisture barrier to prevent moisture from seeping up through...
I have a condo built in the magnificent 70s with lots of aluminum wire that I will need to join with copper wire to do some rewiring and add some f...
TO determine if you have "enough" insulation, look at it, measure it, and research the R-value for your home and the R-value that the depth of insu...
This reminds me of the "debate" that noone has PROVEN that car wax helps prolong the life of a car's paint finish. A better way of putting it is, ...
The vapor barrier between the drywall and the insulation is the key barrier. Inside air contains more moisture because it is warmer than outside a...
One thing to think about blown-in insulation from outside holes is that many of the framing segments have stop-gaps halfway up the wall for fire pr...
I agree that the problem probably stems from excess moisture and that a dehumidifier will help. However, it might stem from poorly insulated plumb...
I have a concrete subfloor that is about 30 years old. I just purchased the home. It was really infested with mildew, especially under the furnace ...
I have a concrete subfloor that is about 30 years old. I just purchased the home. It was really infested with mildew, especially under the furnac...
I have not seen the show, but a rather common mixture for filling creavices between wood is sawdust and wood glue.
A hammer and a stone chisel. I know of no easy way to do it except to smash and scrape it off.
Mud is joint compound, used to cover the joints between the sheets of drywall and the screws/nails used to hold the sheets on the wall.Of course, t...
Cleaning the sprayer is the other major downside. I got a 2000 PSI Wagner power sprayer. The bulk of the cleanup is straighforward: you just pump...
Because I did not receive a timely response, I had to try them all. Here is an answer for those who might have the same question.Paint Sticks are ...
rpxlpx's suggestion is good. Keep in mind that paint fades over time, so even using the same color paint will show up if you do not use the tiny a...