We had a new 3500 sq foot concrete driveway poured starting 10 days ago. The first section poured has dark black spots that look like oil stains. Looks horrible, esp... See more
Hello, Cindy here again. Our back patio surrounds the pool, which has several expanders needing replacement. Currently, the slats are wood, but after many years, ha... See more
The woven plastic cane on my outdoor furniture is broken and rotten. The frame is very sturdy steel. What can I use to replace the plastic cane?
garage floods due to low floor
I have a downspout that drains directly into the garden that is up against the wall of my house which causes it to flood. I just need to push the water out a little b... See more
The paint on wooden front steps is constantly peeling because it is always damp-doesn’t get enough sun. Are there any alternatives for a finish that would work?
I purchased a home two months ago and the (small)front porch steps have settled/sunken to the left as I look at them. Possibly an inch, which is a lot on steps. Will... See more
We have a Chicago Brick Driveway. I say it looks like it is falling apart my hubby says that is the way it is supposed to look. What can I do about it?
I have a water bowl made from concrete thats at least 50 years old. A couple years ago, the water froze inside bowl and now it will not hold water. What do you sugges... See more
The land lord won't install gutters at our apts. I'm in the middle of the "U" shape so my apt and the apt across the court yard have this everytime it rains as the si... See more
The water is not coming in from the roof, I have checked the window that is ok, on a dry day I have dried the floor and the water still seems to come in on the garage... See more
moved into home a year ago and now we have a leak in a room (which is near the chimney line). Our builder's defense was that there's "internal flashing". But from wh... See more
Had extended driveway , and slab poured on the side of house three weeks ago, and it still has dark grey mottled spots through out as you can see. This was poured whe... See more
My daughters daughter is living in an older mobile home, I'm guessing pre-60's or, anyway, her roof has started leaking and it's causing the ceiling damage and alread... See more
We had our sidewalk poured 2 years ago and the top has all crumbled. They poured it in the rain and we have had problems every year since. Contractor who did it will ... See more
We installed concrete countertops and poured an epoxy finish on them. The epoxy looks terrible. The color I chose turned out just awful. How can I remove the epoxy? C... See more
I live in NW Ohio where we get "winter," we have two different pours if concrete in our driveway (installed at different times) and unfortunately, two different concr... See more