There is an ugly old phone jack outlet that I no longer need and it is an odd shape. There is tile all around the space but I want to plug up this space permanently. ... See more
There's a pipe that runs between the floor and ceiling in the corner of my apartment bedroom that makes periodic hammering noises related to building heating that plu... See more
We have a two story brick home. Over the past 25 years during severe rain storms during which the rain is angled thereby directly hitting the front of the house, wat... See more
Can anyone tell me if they think mounting a TV over our wood stove would be safe? I was thinking about installing a mantle to help protect the TV from heat and channe... See more
Any drywall experts out there? We’re exploring the depths of drywall that has been here for a few layers of paint and wallpaper and got to this yellow. Anyone know ... See more
them a number of times.. Need help on the best way. I have used mesh and sanded the spackling. I It last a few years.. Also I need an easy ideas for something around ... See more
House built 1920's, all 4 walls leak water after rain or sprinkler close to house. No idea if it can be fixed. Any ideas?? Thank you
The walls in this condo are so thin snoring can be heard.
I have an older home with I plaster walls and ceiling with a large crack at the joint that runs the entire length of the ceiling. How to I repair?
Does it have to be brick or do I have other options
I would like to replace the backsplash in my kitchen, but can't afford to go to a great expense. What would work and be easy and economical to do?
My hands are too large to use my finger, and the area is so tight. it looks like crap!
The wallpaper in my hall is pealing and although I still like it, I guess it's time to remove it. There are many twists and turns with smaller pieces (I did this 20 y... See more
I have few spots where the paint is peeling and there's fungus on the wall. How should i treat it?
We have an old house that still has lathe and plaster walls with drywall over top. We are having a terrible time trying to find the studs. We have tried a good qualit... See more
Our home was built in the 1940's; original nard wopod floors, and I suspect original window trim as well; not sure as it has eons of paint slapped onto ti; I will s... See more
When measuring for two screws to hold up something no matter how many times I measure it is not even.
The area above my fireplace is wood molding and I'm not sure if a tv bracket would be able to go into the material enough to secure it. I don't have any ides what is... See more
Is this discoloration and slight mortar cracking something to be concerned about. The house is 35 years old and is just normal settling of the house.
My bedroom has a wall of 12 inch squares that have been there for about 40 years. They are very secure where they are but I would like to remove them & do something e... See more