I am finishing off the basement in an older home and have sewage pipes that are along about one third of an exterior wall. I would like to box them in, but they are ... See more
IM RENTING A BASEMENT AND ON A VERY TIGHT TO 0 BUDGET ANY IDEAS ON HOW TO BRIGHTEN THE ROOM WITHOUT A BUNCH OF LAMPS CUZ OF ELECTRICITY? I NEED HELP..TYTREENA
I RENT A BASEMENT FROM A FRIEND ITS ONE BIG ROOM IM USUALLY PRETTY CREATIVE WHEN IT COMES TO DECORATING BUT IM AT A LOSS FOR THIS SPACE AND THE CEILING IS OPEN BEAMS ... See more
My basement walls were painted by previous owners and the paint is coming off, plus there are cracks here and there (supposedly not dangerous). Would paint alone do t... See more
My granddaughter lives in the basement part of her house. We ripped up the carpeting that was there because it had flooded previously and was musty. I need a way to... 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?
We are finishing the basement, and for the life of me, I cannot figure out what these wooden poles are called. Just want some ideas on how to paint them/stain them. t... See more
I have recently bought a 3 bdrm bungalow with a great basement that needs some updating.I need to tackle the flooring, some drywall, painting and ceiling patching. Pr... See more
We have a new home and are wanting to finish the basement. I have been receiving mixed messages on what to use for flooring.........help.
not an egress door, just a plain open and close one, cold air comes in
Bought a house years ago and previous owners covered up the walls in the basement that had been wet. Removed all mold need to waterproof basement now
The downstairs family room is so dark and has a used brick fireplace, can it be painted? Help!
Hi There! Any suggestions for how to use this space effectively? It's an addition to a 1977 ranch home. So picture the typical ranch layout - long and narrow, 3 bedro... See more
I'm looking for ideas to spruce up my basement windows. They have awful Venetian blinds at the moment but I'm not sure how to make them look any better. Would really ... See more
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
I am in the process of having my basement finished, and we're in the drywall and duct framing phase. Soffits have been built around the exposed duct work and is exten... See more
Hi! I just got a great deal on this sofa for my daughter's tiny 250 sq. ft. grad school apartment. Problem is, it has one arm. We think it will work, but if it looks ... See more
The walls are a soft gold with match drapes - I don't really want to paint as its a very large area. I have brown leather couch & 2 linen white chairs. The tile on th... See more
Any DIY suggestions for sunroom carpeting that is glued to the floor. It has some spotting so wondered if there is a dye or paint that might spruce it up...it's a bro... See more
Progress is being made! As a change takes place, I'm posting the results.
We are finishing our basement and I am having the electrician hardwire in wall sconces because we have wood beams in the ceiling. So the only nighttime light I will h... See more
My fresh cut flowers wilt after the first day how do I keep them firm? They are still pretty just wilt. I do have a picture of this years batchelor buttons yet but th... See more