We have recently had water seep through the block walls and up the concrete floor which we had put dry loc on years ago
This is what’s left after cork tiles were removed from a wall put on about 30 years ago. Rough, thin, hard surface. If I can’t take it off, is it best to resurfac... 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
I have tile around my kitchen sink and water splashes from faucet/sprayer and it gets yucky with mold and slime. I re-grouted the tile but the same problem exists wit... See more
what is the most cost effective way to add insulation to finished walls without deconstructing them, the rooms on the outer portion of the house radiate heat in the ... See more
he promised he could put up the paneling and I am left with this. Any suggestions how to fill it and match it up better? This is near the ceiling, which will be paint... See more
My roof has been leaking for a while, I have since fix it but my paint on my ceiling is peaking off in chunks. Can I just scrape the paint off and repaint or do I nee... See more
The new rods twist and lock in place, but even though I get it on tight, it occasionally just crashes down. Has anyone found a way to make it stay in place?
what can I do for cracks in my celling? I have tried putting dry wall paste on the cracks, but it foesnt look good. Some type of paneling? Paintable tape? My cellings... See more
What is the best fix for ceiling paint to hide a leak spot?
Hole needs plaster. Wooden lathe underneath. Plaster is ¼ to ½ deep depending on edge. I think just plastering over this will not work, it will just fall again over... See more
Have removed a piece of vintage embossed tin paneling from a old home that has areas of rust but no damage. How do I remove the rust safely and the next steps to prep... See more
I rent a very old mobile home 🏡. Since I rent what ever I change I have to be able to put back the way it was when I moved in. Well yes the paneling in some of the... See more
I live in a condo and can hear neighbors snoring through my bedroom wall. Any simple ideas a woman could accomplish?
I recently purchased a fairly new home. The return air metal work is done poorly. I am sending photos to help explain. The gaps between the I joists and the ducts are... See more
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
I think its caused by house movement. 60s split level home.
I had a painter come in to paint bathroom, mind you not a pro, and they used tape to paint but didn't remove tape right after. When I got home and tried to remove tap... 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