There is two nail holes in the wall in one of my bathroom's where a shelf was hanging. The shelf fell and left the holes along with a skinned place on the wall. I d... See more
I have had the stairs completely replaced from underneath. New treads put in and ceiling re dry-walled. This was good for a few months but now the stairs creak again.... See more
Hello, I originally nailed in pipe hangers to the joists in order to hang a pull-up bar (see first picture below), but I inquired on here about its safety and was con... See more
We have several shelves on those ugly old metal wall brackets. I would love a creative solution to hide them of cover them.
How do I straighten out this hanging light fixture? When I purchased the house this fixture was already in place. I tried turning it I tried removing the glass and pu... 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 want to make my house warmer without spending a lot of money or placing plastics over the windows
Fix cracked places on my white ceramic tile. I've tried office white out, didn't work
Some places have torn dry wall paper.
It's wood,no insulation or anything.
I have a 1955 year old row home two-story 2 bed 1 bath cement basement. The back wall is bowing and protruding away from the house the windows are shifted back bedroo... See more
My drywall guy did a lousy job of cutting around light switches/outlets and the can lights on the ceiling, and since he could not fix the light switch/outlet covers a... See more
We moved into a condo 5 months ago and it hasn't been changed since the eighties. Wallpaper done professionally on ceiling, doors, pantry bifold door and walls. I h... See more
There are no 2"x4" s around this electrical switch box to anchor a patch to. I know how to patch drywall, but this? Help!
I was attempting to fix a floor to ceiling crack in my drywall. I taped it, and used drywall mud over it, sanded it, more mud, more sand, and then I painted it- 2 coa... See more
We had it fixed By a professional all as well as many tries by us. Any solutions?
How to repair drywall ceiling without replacing the drywall
My daughter bought a home built in 1928. Walls are plaster. The fireplace surround has clay tile cemented to plaster walls. She'd like to remove them, but realizes it... See more
I was spraying something with spray high gloss enamel, black, paint and accidentally sprayed my WHITE siding on my mobile home. It's not wood, but that thinner metal ... See more
We just bought a 1920s home that leaks in all four corners of the basement. We are working on resloping the yard and fixing gutters. Any suggestions on how to water... See more
I have a retaining wall made of railroad ties that has rotted. What advice do you have for replacing?
Why does the Vinyl Spackling compound( joint compound ) when applied to the sheetrock cracks , particularly in thick (
deep ) areas ? What can be done to overcome? Is there any additive that can be used to add to the spackling? When I added some water in the mix, it got worse. Robby N... See more