We have a gas burning fireplace that has turned the brick black. I am at a loss for an explanation to this, it has just started. However, what sug...
I am looking for a hand tool to drive nails in tongue and groove flooring at the correct angle,source and proper name of tool.Thanks,Alan
Where can I get materials to install a home fire sprinkler system myself? I will begin construction of a new home next year, and I would like to p...
I'm replacing my current sink and vanity top with a one piece sink/vanity top. I'm thinking of doing the job myself. Is this a difficult process?...
We have the same problem as Suzanne back in November. Our bathroom sink gets hot water O.K., but the bath does not. We replaced the cartridge, MI...
I, too, am in the market of stipping my kitchen cabinets. The cabinets and drawers seem easy enough to strip because I will be able to remove them...
I am in search of a metal roof paint that looks like copper before it tarnishes. Everything I find looks like dirty orange or an off red. Any sugge...
For those who helped me out with my floors THANKS! Now I have another project for the spring on my 108 year old fixxer upper. My house has old wood...
Question:I am currently finishing the basement of our home which has cinder block foundation, built in the 1940s. My question is do I put the 6mm ...
I've got a 16 X 6 1/2' heavy wooden garage door balanced by two torsion springs on a common torsion bar. One spring broke, I replaced it with an e...
I have a problem with the sensors on my craftsman garage door opener, I have tried to disconnect them so that i could operate the door, but to no a...
I've recently discovered a leak around the base of my fireplace. I was wondering how one goes about tracing a leak. I've been into the crawl-space ...
Can you or have you painted aluminum siding? If so, could you share the steps, i.e. preparation, kind of paint, etc.Thank you
I am in the process of preparing the surfaces to be painted. The kitchen cabinets have already been painted with a hard finish high gloss paint. My...
we have a 50 yr old maple. we took off a branch that was fairly large 7 yrs ago. now it has some sort of pest eating away at the tree. what can we...
I have a two story wood frame house that is about 20 years old. The wood boards that make up the upstairs floor are 1 1/2" by 5" (thick/width) cove...
I live/work in a new "demo" construction. The landord/self-contractor is responsible for the subfloor/underlay.The floor is 3/4" plywood over steel...
Is it possible to make cabinet doors (rails and stiles) with a quarter inch bit? If so what bits would they be, and were would one get directions o...
I'm getting ready to put up oak crown molding in my den and I want to do it with my delta contractor table saw. I know that if I were to use a mite...