Hi fellow HomeTalkers! As a home environment professional I come across many issues on a daily basis. One of these issues I think many of us are guilty of and not e... See more
We pursued a house and it came with a complete home safety system. Motion sensors are all over the house and windows. Apparently, this was skillfully installed, has a... See more
My house has been broken into for the second time. They gained entrance by breaking the patio door glass. It's the only natural light the kitchen gets, but I need t... See more
We had a company quote a 5,000.00 fix for our home that has a level 4-5 and have seen contradictory articles on whether it truly is a valid health concern
My house has been brokened into. i put slide locks on the bottom window and a screw on the top but they were still able to get in. What should I get to lock them up b... See more
If I don't have a security system, what is the best way to secure a back or front door from intruders?
My husband will becoming home ina few short weeks. He will be in a wheelchair or walker. What can I do to make movement for him the easiest? He will need rehab. W... See more
What’s the best way to stay safe, ie from being robbed in a wheelchair - The wheelchair is manual. You can’t afford an electric. There is a big oxygen tank on the... See more
Our apartment's sliding screen door doesn't provide enough security. The back patio is public for all tenants/visitors who are going to the main pool. Our landlord do... See more
Home built in 1988.3 AC/H units3 refrigerators
I’m wanting to replace 3 door locks and would also like to know which ones are the best to use.
For the front door!
The 1973 double oven in my rental broke, a new range was put in and the old oven space was filled with open shelves. I have a 1 year old who likes to climb!! Please ... See more
Privacy on my window so I can see out but my dog cant'
We had a sinkhole develop a few years ago, and with all the rain we have been getting, now have another much larger hole. as you may see from the photos, it is about ... See more
Hey everyone, I just thought I would pass along a portion of an email from a family friend that lost everything in one of the fires in New Mexico. She gives us good a... See more
My country home just got noisy from a new nearby highway. I need a barrier for one bedroom window that I can still enjoy the view from. Can anyone suggest ???
We keep getting flooded every time it rains because we have a high water table. We had a submersible pump, which unfortunately burnt out when we were away one weekend... See more
our new home has balcony that was to code in 1975 for hight but way too low for us, below our waist, easy to go flying over. Can not afford a new one, still have home... See more