Had a new roof installed on 11-6-2020.I am concerned about the wave/hump at the valley and the exposed nail heads under a window.See photos. Should I be concerned?Ple... See more
I have fairly large cracks in my concrete. Need ideas to fill them or cover the patio with something or paint it. Help!! It looks awful!
I bought a new home in a subdivision which had to be built from ground up, after purchase. When finished, I noticed the concrete had a wierd color to it, very dark, a... See more
I can't find the leaks
As I said, I have a mid-century modern home which needs ceiling repair. I'm a 1950's kind of gal so the style of the repair has to go with the house. It is currently ... See more
I can't seem to find where it is coming in from?? And it only leaks when the wind blows a certain way????Any advise on how to find where the leaks are coming in, I c... See more
My cement birdbath has cracks on the sides and the “birds” nose has chipped off. Sentimental piece, so I’d love to save it!any ideas??
Hi I'm hoping to get some advice from folks out there. I bought a two story townhouse a little over a year ago and the first time it rained heavily the entire kitchen... See more
My friend recommended her handyman to repair my front porch stairs. The top step was pulling away from the landing and the mortar needed to be filled in. The guy di... See more
Hello, A roofer we hired has tarped over the bad spots for the winter, with a tear off and reroofing set for the spring. Will the nails and plastic washers leak since... See more
Popcorn removed from ceiling 5 years ago, finished flat, just paint. Peeling again. Alternate fan not possible due to space/location. Thanks
Suggestions for covering up ceiling opening. We will be putting in a ceiling fan with lights. As you can see dealing the ceiling opening is our the issue.
Epoxy to hold glass beads i want to paint old, cracked sidewalks and put dollar store glass beads in cracks. can anyone recommend clear epox or product for beads and... See more
My go to is usually spackling paste then form it to look like the surrounding area, but this pot will be outdoors with flowers planted in it. Can anyone suggest somet... See more
New roof shingles, and a new heater system that drains water down those shingles. I want to prevent that roof stain that I see on so many houses. I am thinking about ... See more
I would like to give my new roof sheets - an old rusty look. What quick way is there of doing this. I'm sure on Hometalk, I saw that I could use Hydrogen Peroxide... See more
Our stained concrete floor is chipping and flaking. Once beautiful, is now a mess! Don't want carpet. Suggestions???
The heron was pushed off the deck by kids playing at the pond. They had to be strong because this bird is heavy. I don't know what was used to "fix it" about a year... See more
My brick front stoop has cracks in the grout lines and is crumbling in other grout lines. The brick is fine, I just don't want to spend a lot, because I am about to... See more
I have a muddy driveway. I have to park on the grass which in turn is ruining my grass, and flinging mud everywhere after it rains because my family seems to enjoy zo... See more
I'm buying a new house and have more than a dozen exposed nails in the roof. It looks like a washer is between nail and shingle. Is this a no-no?
What should one check for before hiring handy men in cleaning gutters, patching roof, etc? What should coverage be?