The sun has deteriorated the wallpaper in my old mobile home windows. The glass does not come off to clean or to peel off the wallpaper to make a smooth surface to co... See more
Hi, we live in an apt and are regularly busy so when our baby gate started to loosen, it still opened and closed so we ignored it until the holes got bigger. We patch... See more
The corners of my drywall are so beat-up! After I do repairs, what would I use to cover/protect them from the abuse they must endure? Can I paint the protective cov... See more
We have Mold on Ceiling. Front Lanai
I have concrete walls and a teenaged daughter who has put up posters and stuff but now we are changing it all and the tape has pulled off in chunks and the surroundin... See more
we have a downstairs bath room at the back of the house (the house is over 100 years old) it has a concrete floor. the roof and wall are insulated. But its like walki... See more
This is what’s left after cork tiles were removed from a wall put on about 30 years ago. Rough, thin, hard surface. If I can’t take it off, is it best to resurfac... See more
Not looking to do a dropped ceiling because heating and cooling vents are there. Can't get to a smooth surface because old wallpaper takes off wall board paper.
I have two of these tiny things on my wall . They are not theremostats does anyone know why they would be there or what purpose they serve?
We are relatively new owners of a old house with a combination of charm and defered maintenance. I would like to do something great to the paneled walls and drop ceil... See more
I need ideas for decorative covering for a 10x10 interior chimney hole.
The wall paper was applied directly to raw sheetrock and doesn't want to come off with a steamer. I'm afraid that scraping and digging will harm the sheetrock.
I had a kitchen fire this Saturday. I was frying some potatoes and forgot to turn off the grease. By the time I realized it the room was in pretty bad shape. My insur... See more
We have, we think anyway, tried everything to remove wallpaper that has been on the walls for over 25 years! Nothing works so far. And it has to come down, soon rathe... See more
I recently purchased a fairly new home. The return air metal work is done poorly. I am sending photos to help explain. The gaps between the I joists and the ducts are... See more
We removed the closet doors in my daughter's room and thought it would be easy to just paint over where the hinges had been. However, there are fairly deep gouges wh... See more
My house was built in 1920. I have tried to keep as much of the character as possible. I have painted the walls, after stripping the wallpaper, at least once. In my n... See more
I purchased a forclosed house that had been vacant for 4 yrs, and the roof was leaking theres mold on the wood walls upstairs, whats the best way to get rid of it?
Has anyone use rough cut pine lumber for siding? I would like to know how to care for it and also is there a way to make it look old quick. Thank you
We just bought a 1920s home that leaks in all four corners of the basement. We are working on resloping the yard and fixing gutters. Any suggestions on how to water... See more