I have a mansard roof home in the Chicago area. With recent weather, I had some frozen pipes and tub drain. They are, unfortunately, on the outside wall on the sout... See more
I’ve noticed several areas where there are gaps between my kitchen cabinets and the soffit. It’s not all areas as some spots have no gaps at all. Any ideas how to... See more
this Is plaster covering a brick fireplace. Behind some of these areas the plaster is soft and indents when you push on it. No roof source of water entry have been fo... See more
it was well painted 4 years back, but now only in the lower level of my inside wall is leaving the paints from the wall. Anyone pls advise to fix those typos error
I have a 1955 year old row home two-story 2 bed 1 bath cement basement. The back wall is bowing and protruding away from the house the windows are shifted back bedroo... See more
I have tried the rubber band trick and it does not work. The screw is in there pretty tight. I can't use pliers to turn it because there is no room to grab it. Ver... See more
The sheetrock in my living room is sagging between the joists. I have been told that the joists are too far apart (24") or that the builder used sheetrock that was to... See more
I have a large gap between newly installed granite and back splash . What can I do? They big box stores don’t have anything to fill in gap
Parlor has wallppaper build up which has peeled under a window. Using long drapes to hide. How do I fix this?
I am wanting to remove older wallpaper from a few rooms in my house and would like some tips on making the process as easy as possible.
I have a hole in my wall over a fireplace in my living room. It is larger than my largest frame print. I don't want a tv in it. What do I do????
I think its caused by house movement. 60s split level home.
We used the 4x8 panels from Lowes to do the upper walls and ceiling beam in my new kitchen. The effect is stunning, We had no problem with any seams except for ONE a... See more
My neighbor recently had his roof done and the guys doing the job weren't careful and damaged my siding. I complained and asked that they replace my siding but his ex... See more
I moved from Illinois to Florida 2 years ago and for the life of me I can't figure out how to nail or screw anything to the outside of the house! I know it can be do... See more
Hi All ! I have this ugly railroad tie retaining walls which are old and falling down. I need ideas how to fix it or replace it cheaply because I want to have a deck ... See more
Help! My apartment is on the top floor in a building which is made of concrete. This means that in wintertime we get very cold. Our neighbors spent a lot of money and... See more
My wallpaper is dull looking to me and I would like put a shine on it . Can I use a clear shellac to achieve this or what can I use?
I am doing trim repair and find that the most damage to them is my hammer aim, thus negating my good intentions for refurbishing them in the first place. I have come ... See more
How imperative is it that DENS board is installed with the yellow side against the studs? We only noticed the "Tile other side" writing on the sheets after installati... See more