As a general rule, the track lighting is easier and less expensive. There are some track systems that can get quite expensive though,Space, heat, a...
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Wish I'd seen this a year ago. I stripped a while kitchen of those gawdawful ugly things and threw them away...
It's very common and sometimes a necessary practice to start the layout in the center of the room and lay both ways with a spline joining the first...
I do renovation on old homes and repair this situation often.Panels in doors are intended to 'float'. This is because wood will expand and contract...
Occasionally, in this extremely cold weather, a roof soil stack vent will clog with frost and the methane needs to find another way to vent itself.
You would need to have this assessed by an engineer familiar with concrete and with soils before chasing restitution. Then you have some expert tes...
This sounds like a remodelors retrofit can light. The four prongs are spring clips designed to have enough pressure to the drywall or plaster to ho...
I would definitely not drill the beam.It is a structural member and engineered to the size needed to support the roof. Removing material from it wi...
The best product on the market for flat roofs in the past twenty years is EPDM. It can be had in fourty year life expectancy.
Douglas fir is a common framing lumber.It will ooze pitchy resin for years.There is some advantage to having a good imagination like yours though, ...
You might need to describe these 'crack' a little better. Are they joints that are openning up from the old glue losing it's umph or are they split...
low E stands for low emissivity. It is a coating applied to glass to reflect radiant energy. It has little to do with insulation. It is to reflect ...
Minwax makes a product called Wood Filler that is a two part bondo/epoxy type filler. Take the striker off, mix up some filler, and use a putty kni...
Yes it does.An oiverloaded joist will not fail straight down in deflection. It wil want to roll or twist first which then puts it in a postion wher...
Use an oil based polyurethene or a Watco rubbing oil in their 'natural' colour choice.
A common stair tread material is Southern Yellow Pine. It is harder than most softwoods and somewhat strong. Sometimes, it looks pretty good. That ...
You can do a temporary repair by filling the hole with almost any caulk such as Geocell or a roofing patch compound. BTW, it 's not inexplicable. Y...
Yes. You will lose the ventilation space that was designed in there. You will have to study moisture control and condensation/rot issues before pro...