We just replaced the roof in charcoal grey . Now we want to paint the shutters , doors and trim . Suggestions please !
Currently my house has cement siding from the 70s (yes, asbestos). Residing is NOT an option, except for the enclosed porch. But I want to make it look cottage like. ... See more
I have a hidden door though it doesn't look so hidden at the moment and I like the appeal of a hidden door. We do need to use the door, but not often. This is in a b... See more
Padding deteriorating and carpet full of dust. Have asthma also affected bt carpet. Any ideas?
Hi! We are hoping to buy a house with massive quantities of wood paneling. What is the easiest way to deal with this? Paint over it? Try to remove it?
I just bought this house and was going to remove the paneling but got a big surprise -there's nothing behind the plywood - just studs. I'd drywall it but the rest of ... See more
We just painted the trim black on the house. I am not liking all that black at the front door? I was thinking to paint the trim white and the door black or adding som... See more
I don't know how to use electric tools such as a drill, or a saw. So, I am needing someone who has the skills to use these tools. Where can I look for a non-expensi... See more
These homes are a cetury old and have 3 beds and 1 bath usually on the 2nd floor. I want to add a another bath or a half bath or both. There is a basement and an atti... See more
We just moved to our first home. I do love the open concept but find it very challenging to decorate, not much space on the walls for pictures or anything. The pictur... See more
We are trying to sell our small home and need help. The weathered cedar shakes are unevenly weathered and look dirty. Help? The interior may need (decluttering) sugge... See more
In my living room, I removed the dark red curtains and replace with lighter airy drapes & rearranged the furniture - showing here the before and after PLUS my adjoini... See more
While I love wood grain, I tend to favor light maple or dark walnut. Knotty pine is not my favorite! But I have a small guesthouse with a sauna and 3 piece bath tha... See more
We have two Stiffel brass lamps we bought in the early 70's. I want to change the look of the base of the lamps without damaging the lamp. Any ideas? I thought about ... See more
We have just moved into assisted living and the house is very dark inside, we have lights on nearly all the time even in summer. Also my furniture is antique dark woo... See more
We are adding a room in the center of a H-shaped house thereby, losing a total of four windows that light up the three rooms with natural light. Yesterday they close... See more
This has been marked "resolved". Thanks HT readers. This is the front of our home. I was thinking the windows wouldn't look so 'lost' if they had some wider trim aro... See more
I have carpet over a conventional foundation. What can I do? Carpet has to go. Low budget.
My husband and I are looking to buy a home in the near future. Our realtor is pressuring us to sign a buyers agreement before making an offer on a house. We have neve... See more