Haven't managed to get in here yet. Trying to lift the sealed lid and too scared to bash a hole in!This is what sounds like a hollow box in the cove in our loft conve... See more
How can I improve the appearance of my concrete walls, concrete floor of my basement laundry area? The house is 55 yrs. old, and we have updated throughout, but not t... See more
I just bought a house with Knotty Pine basement walls and I want to lighten up the color. I love the wood and want to keep it but I don’t like the color. Can I just... See more
I want to dig out the crawl space and turn it into a basement but don't know how to build retaining walls.
My basement flooded 3 times before I could afford to have pipes going out to street fixed. Fixed pipes and had to pull up stick on tiles. The old asbestos tiles under... See more
I bought a house that has a finished but dark basement...there is a high gloss horizontal brown panelling on the bottom 2/3 of the walls and a vertical deep grooved .... See more
We are finishing a concrete block basement as an apartment. What is best way to waterproof then insulate exterior walls that provides maximum floor space? We had a ho... See more
I have a large room (half of my. Basement) totally done in dark wood paneling. Any ideas?
I would love to finish the ceiling in my basement inexpensively It is an area that sometimes gets water on the floor -I would love to cover the insulation ,plumbing a... See more
We live in a rented duplex, so we can't really do permanent upgrades. However, we would like to do something with the basement "ceiling". Actually there is no ceiling... See more
Can it be painted? And how? Or is there a better way to make it look good?
My husband and I want to decorate the Youth Ministry room at church. We are paying for it ourselves so I'm looking for decorating ideas that are reasonable. Any sugge... See more
not an egress door, just a plain open and close one, cold air comes in
The rug is glued down to the cement floor in my basement family room. If I can - do I need anything between the rug and the laminate?
They are also kind of row.
Older home. built in 1967.
We bought a house and the walls in the basement were stuccoed by what I would believe was a five year old. It is very thick and its not level. Its so "pointy I have a... See more
Yet another basement flooding led to this homeowners desire for a more resilient solution. We prepped the floor (which had been covered in carpet glue) and applied a... See more
My basement is half drywall and half paneling, I would like to paint it, can I?
20 year old house, when built dirt had to be brought in. Washout has happened and there are cracks happening and sinking a lot. I try to keep up on this the best I ca... See more
I am going to be redoing a couple bedrooms in our basement and they both have rug over cement floors. I am getting rid of the rug for sure. I was wanting to do the br... See more
Does anyone know how it would cost to get a sunroom put in from a company?I was wondering if the cost is cheaper than having it built.If so can anyone recommend a com... See more
I have a sewage ejector pump that was buried below the floor in the basement. It just needed to be replaced.
I don't want to bury it again. Attached is a picture of the area. Any ideas on how to cover the hole?