Need help with my plaster walls. They are cracked, chipping, and crumbling near baseboards. What can I do to repair and ready for painting?
I have found diagrams to wire one light to two switches, or separate switches for separate lights. Does anyone know how I should wire two lights t...
I turned on our heat pump last night to take some of the nip out of the air in the house. This is my first experience with these things but it didn...
Could you explain the process of ceramic tiling. Is it a good idea foe the kitchen.Can it crack?
I recently purchased a home which has a two car detached garage. The problem is that the garage doesn't appear to have been built on any type of f...
What do you think about SIPs for new home construction (we will be building in Michigan.)How do you differentiate one SIP manufacturer from another ??
In old work installation Halo Recessed Lights come with a box attached to the unit. The box has knock-outs for feeding sheathed electrical cable. M...
a year ago feb. we had our back yard cement covered with a 1/8 in. topping called cool deck around the pool i had at least 7 diffent colors of conc...
I have a Hunter brand ceiling fan. The fan was installed in 1989. Recently, a burning smell was noticed and it was also noticed that the fan coul...
I was wondering what the purpoe of blue PVC is. My cousin said it is called orion and is chemical resistant. Is that right?
I have a driveway that goes down from the garage to the street, about 25-30 feet. At the very bottom of the drive, just as it touches the curb/gut...
I'm going to construct a small workbench area and want to run two new circuits to the area. I've thinking about using 14/2 with ground for a 20 a...
What could be causing many of our light bulbs to burn out frequently? This is primarily affecting our outside lights, but some of our inside light...
I just tiled my basement floor and now after I grouted it I seem to have that stubborn grout and a hazy mist on the tiles is there anything special...
I am having a house built and would justlike to hear some opinions on which wouldbe better for the plumbing CPVC or copper.
Hello all. The FAQ did not precisely answer my question so I'm hoping to get some help here. I am building a dek but my house has no rim joist. ...
Any effective techniques for sanding and repainting kitchen cabinets would be much appreciated.
Hi there. I am living in a 50 year old, war time house that I'd like to renovate. I would like to create an open concept kitchen/ living room, an...
I want to put drywall over brick on afireplace wall (no, I won't be gettingtoo close to the firebox). Question:how to adhere the drywall to the br...
I have an unheated garage with an old concrete floor that has seen better days. I'd like to re-surface the floor so I can easily move use my mecha...