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I have an exhisting 28 X 20 "pole Shed" that has 4X4 post spaced every 4 foot OC. The shed is built on a wooden floor and is only used for Boat and...
I am looking into the possibility of putting a stucco-type finish on my concrete block house. Since it is painted, I know I need to put up somethin...
How many years is stucco suppose to last before it needs to be replaced? My stucco house is 57 years of age. The walls of the garage are single. N...
I have a corner bedroom. The outer wall is of stucco, the parallel inner one is of wallboard. One of the interior walls slowly turns a sort of a b...
I had a leak window on east side of my house.Every time there was a rain, the interior wall was wet right at the bottom corner of the window.It's s...
I have a 5 year old Lennox GHR26 gas forced air furnace, and it is leaking condensate. The furnace has a condensate trap on the side, and water is...
I have 10 vinyl windows installed by professional company 5 yrs ago. The 11th window we installed ourselves this month, but want to trim it with t...
I would like to remove plaster from a brick wall and I was wondering what is the most efective way of doing this. The plaster is directly on the br...
Hi! I am decorating for Christmas, and I have a 10-year old magnolia and a 3-year old "gladitzia Sunburst" (I think the more common name for this t...
I am replacing a toggle switch with a dimmer. The toggle had one wire running from a terminal into the wall and a wire from the back to a terminal ...
I have a direct vent gas fireplace that is about four years old. Turn pilot on and off every winter and spring. This year when turned on about th...
After completely rewiring the electrical service in my 90-year-old home, I'm stumped by the simplest problem:I have two "ding-dong" type chimes con...
I'm on a slab and I am putting down a new tile floor in my bathroom. The old floor was one of those old "tiny tile" floors and had a paper mesh net...
I did some soldering to rerun a few water lines about a week and a half ago. It had worked okay but today at 3am it sprung a leak. I had to cut off...
We are replacing the logs in our gas fireplace. Does it make a difference if they are "cement" or "ceramic"? Where is a good place to buy the logs?
I have a 2 yr old toilet that runs in the middle of the night sometimes for an hr or so, sometimes 15 min. around.I replaced the flapper however th...
Our Lennox Whisper Heat C16 furnace becomes non-responsive to the thermostat after 6 to 30 hours of use. First step to failure: the thermostat call...
My 1957 900sf house has a central gas furnace but no ac. The furnace is probably original. Would it need to be replaced to add central air or would...