Our old house has plaster walls with panelling over them but they are freezing cold in the winter which makes it difficult to stay warm. Help!!
My daughter's window leaked during winter.. We discovered mold behind the curtains. We cleaned it with a bleach/water solution. Is there anything we need to put on t... See more
Best way to remove wallpaper when wall was not prepared for wallpaper ?
I need to frame an 8 ft' long non-load bearing wall in my basement. I will be using metal studs. This wall is for a tiny powder room and every inch I can save matters... See more
I am tapping my drywall, but on one section I over sanded it, and now the tape is showing, what should I do, just mud back over it?
I know, measure twice, drill once, and I did that. I could have sworn everything was perfect but I still managed to make a mistake.I need to drill a second hole which... 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
Bottom support is still stuck to the board but it got crack while shipping? What can be simplest fix?UPDATE: Table description says MDF/Rubberwood. This part should b... See more
I have wallpaper that needs replacing. Is it possible to put thin drywall over the walls instead of pulling all of the wallpaper down?
I am wanting to remove older wallpaper from a few rooms in my house and would like some tips on making the process as easy as possible.
The bricks on my home are wet. No precipitation and there wet. The area around and down the roofline of the fireplace. I have not used the fireplace in the 4 years t... See more
I have a wall where there is paneling that has bowed out in places. Is there any way to smooth it out without replacing the paneling?
Bought a house and the vent fans need changed. This is a 2-part problem/question...The hole is different and would require major patching to change it...Also, any su... See more
The counter has pulled out a little bit from the wall around the sink and the window against the wall. It lets in little bugs and some dirt. Can I caulk it? I taped i... See more
I rented a home that has smoke stains in one room. The wall is semi gloss white paint. What would I do to solve this?
I moved in to my aunt's house and the upstairs is almost like an apartment. I've noticed cracks by the windows and doors and now they are all along the seams too. It'... See more
How do I finish a wall that looks like this? And make a doggie gate? While I was in the hospital my dear Little Brother decided to wall up the kitchen and add a doggi... See more
I have a question: we are going to re-do one of our bedrooms, it used to be our son's who had many, many posters etc tacked and stapled to walls. Other than wallpaper... See more
Need advice how to remove mildew from drywall and textured ceilings?