The lower edge of the siding on my shed is rotting due to splash back from rain. The shed is otherwise in great condition, but not worth a big investment in residing... See more
I'm looking to fill the cracks in my concrete basement floor and then seal it. What is the best way to go about it? Also, previous owners have tried painting it and... See more
I have a concrete/cement driveway that's cracking away from where it meets the sidewalk. Can this be repaired without using a professional?
garage floods due to low floor
cracked all the way through from front to back in several places. I would like to use Bondo. Would this “fix” kill birds drinking the water? Thanks, love readin... See more
It’s been this way 27 years. Was added on very poorly by a man in 1992 when we added our 2nd story to house. We cannot get the mortar off on on top of the sandstone... See more
I have had 2 large Gabions fall over onto the beach last fall. I am looking for a solution to keep the materials from eroding/falling. My waterfront bluff is only 15 ... See more
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
I live in a older home that has a mail drop built into the wall next to the front door. How could I weather proof/insulate this in an attractive way inside the house?
We have a wood framed, vinyl lattice panel fence topper on the brick wall on the brick wall in our back yard. I am noticing that the wood portion, in some places, is ... See more
I need a cheap and effecient way to separate the garden from the grass. I'm on pension so it needs to be "frugal".
I have a section of concrete porch that is uncovered and water tends to pool up when it rains. I'm looking for some ideas to divert the water away from the house towa... See more
First I power washed the deck then I used Berh deck cleaner with a very firm scrub brush, let it dry for 2 days in the sun. Painted 2 coats as directed with roller ... See more
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
I tried using spackling, which didn't work so sanded that off. Then I tried Flex Shot, which is kind of like caulking. That's what is there now, and it left a raise... See more
We had the roof torn off and redone about a year ago. While cleaning out the gutters, I've noticed that there are some exposed nail heads. I would think that these ar... See more
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.
These are some of the pavers close to the house. They are much cleaner than the ones further out into the yard. Do we clean them with a pressure washer or just try to... See more
I'm trying to decide if I want a rubber roof or regular roof. Which one last longer and how do I pick a good roofer to do the work out of a bunch of spoil apples?
My terrace was unevenly poured to start with. I was doing some remodeling (adding sliding patio doors and a sliding gate) and the floor was so uneven that the contrac... See more
My neighbor built this small concrete wall (see two views) but won't tell me what he wants for it. I bought the concrete and mortar and brought it home and he unloade... See more
I have a leak in the roof at a side seam and nothing is working. The first rain and it spits from the rubber surface and in comes the rain!! UGH. Will appreciate answ... See more