I'm replacing the dry wall in our kitchen and then adding a tile backsplash. What is the best practice in terms of taping/mudding the seem that is right up against th... See more
My cabinets have an accent strip made of formica I believe, running vertically in a 2 in. strip. I wish to paint this a different color. What do I use to fill in this... See more
Looking for some feedback from people who own ponds or have built ponds.
I have this wood strip paneling in an entrance. There are some gaps in between that I would like to fill and then paint. Not in the budget to remove and/or replace ju... See more
One room of house IS: Banners of burned wallpaper; charred door frames; sooted floors and windows.This needs to be a DYI [no insurance claim]. Thanks in advance, The ... See more
My husband & I bought this 1912 home a little over a year ago and discovered the mortar between the glass blocks are deteriorating and crumbling. What's the best way ... See more
Water damage is involved from previous owner.
The "retirement home" we just purchased was built in 1901 and had additions added in 1950. The lath and plaster walls need repair - is there a better way than tearin... See more
We are relatively new owners of a old house with a combination of charm and defered maintenance. I would like to do something great to the paneled walls and drop ceil... See more
I took a mirror off the wall that was glued. So it pulled some of the dry wall off so there are some deep spots. And then it will need to be re textures. Any easy hin... See more
Have moved into our "forever" home and want everything to be just right. After some extreme water damage everything was painted white with a flat, chalky paint. Eve... See more
I purchased a forclosed house that had been vacant for 4 yrs, and the roof was leaking theres mold on the wood walls upstairs, whats the best way to get rid of it?
I can't remove walls and ceilings but would like to find ideas for soundproofing.
This is in the living room by the fireplace. It keeps chewing and I'm afraid it will come thru the wall. How can we get rid of it without tearing the wall down? It ... See more
In my mobile home I have a wall plug in, I realized when the manufacturer put it in they glued it in. Now there isn't any were to screw it in. So how to find.
Any thoughts on how to protect a painted, faux white brick wall from stove and sink splashes? It covers the entire wall that both appliances are on, but I'm afraid th... See more
I looked into sound proofing, but it is too expensive or ugly, for me. Looking at sound proofing products did remind me that soft materials are good sound barriers. L... See more
How does one remove all or part of large bathroom mirror?? we are adding a wall which will go about 2 ft. into the mirror. Could it be 'scored' with glass cutter an... See more
I bought a house and just noticed that someone had painted over the wallpaper. What can I do to get the wallpaper down?