I would like to install outdoor cameras at the front door of my house
We pursued a house and it came with a complete home safety system. Motion sensors are all over the house and windows. Apparently, this was skillfully installed, has a... See more
My parents have just thrown out their smoke alarm, because it kept going off for no reason. This is the second smoke alarm that has had that problem. We think that it... See more
My house has been broken into for the second time. They gained entrance by breaking the patio door glass. It's the only natural light the kitchen gets, but I need t... See more
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
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
Home built in 1988.3 AC/H units3 refrigerators
This 12x20 carport used to be a livable, beautiful Sun Room, but due to a fire it was destroyed. Now all I have is just an open (on 2 sides) ugly unused carport. I wa... See more
I have replaced the battery with 2 different ones (9v). I have held the reset button for 15 seconds...I have pulled out battery held the reset button then replaced t... See more
Privacy on my window so I can see out but my dog cant'
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
My bedroom slider faces a busy road. Without summer foliage, sound is a huge problem. I am looking for ideas to block out lookie-loos; a type of privacy screen (for w... See more
We all have made some mistake while doing a project. What was your biggest disaster and how did you fix it?
We had a sinkhole develop a few years ago, and with all the rain we have been getting, now have another much larger hole. as you may see from the photos, it is about ... See more
I would rather not use curtains but I would like to make my front door less clear. Any ideas?
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
We keep getting flooded every time it rains because we have a high water table. We had a submersible pump, which unfortunately burnt out when we were away one weekend... See more
We are building a home office for my husband on our property, we are in the process of relocating to the mountains full time which is a dream come true but we needed ... See more
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