how to solve moisture in old brick walls that are covered with knauf boards. the humidity rises to 10-15 cm from the floor 6 months after the walls are laid. before t... See more
We recently installed a new rectangular vent/fan in place of the square one that was there. However, we now have a one inch gap along one side since the shape was d... See more
We had plumbing issues and had to remove a portion of a wallpapered wall, I do not want to remove the rest of the wallpaper in the room only the wall that had the rep... See more
My bedroom has the old brown paneling. I have already painted it once. Just not what I want.. Ant suggestions??
Hi there! Our little fixer upper has these “lovely” textured ceilings and when our drywall was replaced the workers decided to mud up the seams. The result being ... See more
I need to paint my bathroom and there are 8-10 molly bolt holes that were previously painted over. Is there a way to cover or hide them?
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
I have been thinking about how to reduce the amount of noise that bounces from wall to wall in our Sunday school room. It can get so loud. I thought about cork board ... See more
a while back there was something about waterproofing a outside wall but i cant find this information can some one help with this
I have noticed more problems on one of the wooden beams along the ceiling in my basement as pictured. There are three equally spaced holes in the top of a vertically ... 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
I already have a humidifier going because I'm already getting static when I do my hair and I haven't even turned on my heat yet! How do I get more humidity in the air... See more
We moved to a new condo about 6 months ago and I was told that the water here is very hard. I am noticing that I can't seem to get the water marks off of the shower w... See more
How can I repair, and with what?
When trying to remove old bathroom wallpaper for a small update, I found the wallpaper had been applied without first priming or painting the sheet rock. So, strips... See more
Our house is for sale, and the stairs look awful w these cracks that are on an exterior wall. Any ideas how to fix for someone who has not done this type of repair? I... See more
I removed a wall between two rooms the previous owner had a fire and just put a new 1/2 in dry wall over the other now i'm left with a difference of 1/2
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
Would like to take off wall treatment down to drywall. 50's house - should I be worried about what is in the wall treatment? (Not talking about popcorn ceiling just ... See more
hi, my renters in my house were taking down walls in the master bedroom so they could put in new insulation and drywall (they found mold behind the wallpaper so it ne... See more
The brick wall on the east side of my house is pulling away from the structure of the house and there is a problem with
pier and beam foundation that has caused settling on that end of the house, too. Other than repairing the foundation, do you ahve any suggestions for the brick wall ... See more
We've had a number of posts of the year regarding the use of epoxy or putty on exterior repairs. In our opinion, you're always best to call in a carpenter like Handy... See more