Our 92-year-old house came with these (probably original) glass doorknobs and brass backplates, and we're unsure if we want to keep them or replace them with somethin... See more
I live in an old mobile home. I worked as a Hospice nurse for 23 years and was happily married to my husband for 30 years. He left me 3 years ago and has been rema... See more
This photo is the little hallway outside my bedroom. I've labeled the doorways & whatnot to be clear about the space. It's just as empty as you see it - I'm starting... See more
I have this concrete floor in my craftroom and not sure how to fix it up? I don't have much money at all. It's a 12x16 room. Any ideas?
I am looking for another color that would match with the colors I already have, they are brown, rustic teal, khaki and some white. I want to somehow to add a color to... See more
I looked everywhere and everyone uses liquid Elmer's glue. I was wondering why not just buy Elmer's spray adhesive? Would that work? I will still stain and seal it.
Hi all, we bought this house which has so many reno options. But I just don't know what to do with the front. The original veranda has been enclosed with aluminium ... See more
A good ex-neighbor of mine has just offered me this small, 1 bath, 1 bed, home, with a medium backyard, and small metal shed for 15 grand for full ownership. The last... See more
I want to add glitter (for dimension) to painted lines on a wall....I am not sure what to use? I would like the 'base' to dry clear so the sparkle (glitter) is on top... See more
Is there a way to "stain" tile or cover it to look like wood flooring?
was wondering if anyone knew of a type of funding or grant that would help me repair my great-great grandparents centennial farm?
Well..so the financing fell thru for my house......so I stepped back and regrouped...and I sarted thinking about building a "small" home on the back of my mothers pro... See more
I am already clostrophobic and feel like the walls in my Tini tiny apartment are closing in in me, please help as I have panic attacks from being in very small places... See more
Any suggestions for front door, shutters and or window trim colors to go with (celery) siding color
We bought a mobile home a couple of years ago and need to know some basics about how to redo cabinets and whether we can paint the walls.
These homes are a cetury old and have 3 beds and 1 bath usually on the 2nd floor. I want to add a another bath or a half bath or both. There is a basement and an atti... See more
The house has boxwood shrubs in the front of it but The one in front of the gas meter was removed. looks horrible and I need a way to camouflage it.
I purchased a foreclosue and the home sits backwards on the lot. So the first thing you see when you pull into the driveway is the ugly addition on the back of the ho... See more
I live in what once was an elementary school - 100+ years old - all the walls are concrete or brick. Lots of windows, but still kind of dark. Can I paint the upper wa... See more
I would love to lighten our beams (and get rid of the paint messes from previous paints)! Anyone got any ideas apart from solid white? TIA, Gilly
If you could choose just one room/area in your house to completely splurge on all the luxuries you want, which room would it be? Leave a comment and let us know how y... See more
I inherited my mother's 60 piece cut glass fine crystal that my father purchased while stationed in Japan after WWII which had never been taken out of the original cr... See more
Purchased as older brick ranch built in 1978, 3 br, 2 ba,like to see about vaulting the ceiling and removing interior wall to create an open floor plan. Like to someh... See more