the Paint in my plaster walls cracked and flaked off in a couple of spots. I scraped it off but now have uneven spots. Can I just put regular spackle over it and sand... See more
Hi, we live in an apt and are regularly busy so when our baby gate started to loosen, it still opened and closed so we ignored it until the holes got bigger. We patch... See more
I have a thick pipe coming down the center of a rec room in the house. How can I hide it so it looks like a pillar or column? What materials should I use to cover i... See more
I made the bi mistake of paying someone in advance to remove wallpaper in my bathroom and kitchen and then to paint the walls. They worked one day and never showed u... See more
We have a two story brick home. Over the past 25 years during severe rain storms during which the rain is angled thereby directly hitting the front of the house, wat... See more
We recently created an office and bedroom in our lower level. The contractor was suppose to "create" a door to cover the electrical panel but hasn't yet. I'd like t... See more
My sister lived in the apartment before me and wanted the southern Floridian look of textured walls. I HATE them but do not know how to get them smooth again? HELP!
Our home was struck by lightning, all our fried electronics was our immediate indicator....rain slowly finding the path of least resistance came later during the nigh... See more
We have a walk out basement. The walls that are exposed outside are painted concrete. Inside is also painted but even with a dehumidifier, they sweat and mildew, espe... See more
Our daughter recently bought a townhouse that has popcorn ceilings throughout--- ugly and dated. I have read the best way to remove it is spraying a small section wit... See more
I was installing a wire for my computer to go from the first to the second floor and did not realize that I put a large hole in my ceiling. I can not just spackle it ... See more
Our home was built in 1946 and the tile above the tub is yellow with a pink trim. The floor is red Spanish tile and the counter tops are patterned multi colored Spa... See more
Our kitchen floor is slightly higher than the dining room. We used a transition piece to bring the two floors together, but we don’t know what to do with the trim.
Do you know of a way to update wallpaper without taking it off the walls?
I am looking for ideas on what to do with these textures walls. They are a pain to clean and if something hits them some of it chips off. Remove or paint? Any ideas w... See more
I had a plumping issue and so I have a hole in the wall in my hall way. I would like it fixed but want to be able to get in there if I had another problem.
This 1938 old gal is showing quite a lot of wear. The walls & ceiling in the kitchen are bubbling & peeling. Likely there is lead paint. Hub said no water damage but... 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
which do you recommend ? Currently loose & moldy. Been told neither lasts for any amount of time, so what do we do???
Hi, I have just had this extension done and we have had spot lights put in and now all I can notice is the uneven brickwork!!! Your thoughts please, am I being fussy?... See more
Need advice how to remove mildew from drywall and textured ceilings?