I am here to get some suggestions on home security. We stay in a Scarborough condos. A few burglary attempts were reported in the neighborhood. So, my hubby and I are... See more
We had a company quote a 5,000.00 fix for our home that has a level 4-5 and have seen contradictory articles on whether it truly is a valid health concern
My front door has the hole for the lock no lock I just simply need a substitute type of lock to lock my front door for a few days until I can get to store
The windows in my new home do not have the safety locks on them. I would like to leave the windows open about an inch when I leave the house but don’t think it’s... See more
Our apartment's sliding screen door doesn't provide enough security. The back patio is public for all tenants/visitors who are going to the main pool. Our landlord do... See more
What should I do to secure my small cabin in eastern Kentucky. we have been broken into 5 times in 7 years.
Big enough to also hold a garage remote!
I have an attached garage and for security want to put a wooden bar across my garage entry door but the door is not flush with the jamb. Goes in about an inch. Plus ... See more
For the front door!
I'm looking to increase security on our home. I've gotten an electrician to hard wire motion detector lights on the gable over our garage, and we do have an alarm sy... See more
Our front door has 44 Windows about 3"x2" each. I don't like the idea of being able to see inside our home from there. What can I do to cover them? I have tried a cur... See more
We have a vinyl fence that is leaning toward the street side of our yard. We unfortunately did not have the professionals install it, which was about 10 years ago. Be... See more
We all have made some mistake while doing a project. What was your biggest disaster and how did you fix it?
The handle on my sliding door is loose. But the glass is too close to the back of the handle for me to get a screwdriver back there to tighten. What to do?!
I would rather not use curtains but I would like to make my front door less clear. Any ideas?
My country home just got noisy from a new nearby highway. I need a barrier for one bedroom window that I can still enjoy the view from. Can anyone suggest ???
Our bedroom window faces right out onto the street (see photo), so we keep the curtains closed. However we want to keep them open and are looking at ideas for DIY pri... See more
My front door is comprised of 2 sliding glass doors that meet in the middle. On either side is a fixed sidelight. similar to the ones below. I need ideas for win... See more
I need information on repairing a chain link fence.
How can a poorly installed 6" traditional with Cap cedar wood fence be fixed? Our contract was written for a 6" cedar wood fence traditional with wood cap. The instal... See more
our new home has balcony that was to code in 1975 for hight but way too low for us, below our waist, easy to go flying over. Can not afford a new one, still have home... See more
The bottom lock on our home's front door needs to be replaced -- it locks, but won't accept a key. My husband seems to think we'll have trouble replacing the lock, si... See more