Try sanding the high spots with fine sandpaper and recoat.
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Anytime you have opposing temperatures at work,there is a chance of a condensation problem.You may recall when superdomes were first constructed,en...
Regarding the sleeve size...If the new unit is larger,it won't go into the sleeve.I'm not sure how to deal with a smaller unit and larger sleeve.A ...
I wouldn't invite everyone over at once.It would be appropriate to mention to each contractor that you are receiving estimates.It is possible to sc...
There is a common misconception that a tankless heater cannot keep up with a high demand of hot water.These (and other heaters) are sized by estima...
Alot will depend on if the wood is heavily soiled or just dull from lack of polish.If you need to remove soil I would suggest a product such as Mur...
The drain line could be partially blocked or you could have a malfunctioning valve which is suppose to open and allow the water to drain.If you hav...
I'd stay with copper but protect it from rubbing against anything as it did in the past.My first experience with compression fittings was also a di...
In addition to my last post,you have a second angle to cut so that the landing piece connects to the stair piece coming up at an angle.These double...
Remove the base and lay the new carpet.Then replace the base.Since there may be a place or two where the carpet is just short of the wall,the base ...
Sounds like an outside corner.Both pieces of wainscoat come together by cutting 45 degree angles at the corner.Using a few pieces of scrap as a sam...
In a registered historic landmark I think that anything you do needs to be approved.If you are speaking of an old house that isn't a registered lan...
Align can have several meanings here so I am not sure which way you mean,but I'll take a shot at it anyway.If the wainscoat is not meeting in the c...
Make sure it's not your problem before you call public works.Either check your water meter when you feel no water should be running,or shut-off the...
Do you have well water or city?If water is not running in the house when you hear the noise,then you may be picking up noise from a problem in the ...
One way is to get a basic carpentry book as they will also give hints and explain techniques.The easy way out is to find a bench you like at a home...
You really need to work with the electrician on this.Alot depends on how busy they are vs. when you need it done.I don't know that you'll do any be...
Hmmm,I pictured this differently but it sounds like you have a handle on it.Just out of curiosity,did you consider tapping off the cold water line ...
Carpenter bees are really doing damage this year according to a recent newspaper article.Because my house has a history of being invaded I asked an...