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 basement is unfinished and there’s no way I can afford to get it finished any time soon. I sit and see this ugly view and it’s making me nuts! Help! I don’... 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
We cut the root of a huge ivy growth on the side of our house. It died over the winter and we have been removing the dead vines off the siding. The suckers are on the... See more
When I had a tub surround installed, the side wall had to be extended. Now that I am getting ready to paint I have no idea how to "fix" this wall - which has panelin... See more
This is the wood frame of my 3 window patio door - bulging wood - not sure when this damage happened. Is not wet now. Looking for type of professional that would be a... See more
I have a small porch that is inclosed on 3 sides. I’m thinking about completely walking in the porch to be used as a closet. It has a cement floor and my concern is... See more
My bedroom wall joints to the bathroom and I can hear everyone using the toilet it’s making me sick. I already bought some sound proof sponge for the wall but it’... See more
We removed old kitchen lighting, replaced with canned lighting. Now my husband will need to patch and repair the hole left behind. Looking for a clever decoration t... See more
The cinder block retaining wall is bowing and pushing out from the neighbors higher set backyard. I am looking for a way to secure the wall and add some beauty to it.
I bought a home that was built in 1962 and am in the process of updating it. I have some bad patchwork which was done on the kitchen ceiling. Does anyone have any s... See more
how should I replace a 12x14 drop ceiling with studs and drywall?
I am wanting to remove older wallpaper from a few rooms in my house and would like some tips on making the process as easy as possible.
Most walls in my house are uninsulated and I would rather not take the old plaster walls down because it would be very messy, a lot of hard work and expensive. Would ... See more
I own a Heritage listed Queen Anne Federation home and would love to be able to repair the white lines along the mortar joins on the red brick walls. (I've been told... See more
Popcorn ceiling was professionally removed from our entire home, refinished and painted. The second story ceiling in the hallway is cracking and falling off. It wa... See more
What is the best way to get rid of the rust and prepare wrought iron columns on the front of the house before repainting them? The weight-bearing columns haven't bee... See more
I got some free Tyvek and my shed had wallpaper on the inside, but it fell down in some places, and has holes. I thought I'd cover the walls with the Tyvek and put a ... See more
What steps do you take to repair and waterproof the basement wall crack?
Recently, during heavy rains we have water on the floor in one place of the house by the outer wall. It is next to an inverted corner. There is no water anywere else,... See more
The dry wall tape abutting the ceiling and the wall is separating.
Need advice how to remove mildew from drywall and textured ceilings?