In this 1909 house with a Michigan basement, block walls were added in the 40's and the "knee walls" with dirt behind them were retained, but have a half to three-qua... See more
I painted popcorn celling. Is there any easy way to scrappe it out?
I have a 5 door room divider and one of the hinges is 1/2 broke but I can't find the hardware anywhere to fix it. Help please.
We had plumbing issues and had to remove a portion of a wallpapered wall, I do not want to remove the rest of the wallpaper in the room only the wall that had the rep... See more
This is a doorway between a living room and dining room. We never framed it out & it became damaged from the dogs/kids knocking into it. I know my attempt to stick pl... See more
MY WALLS ARE CINDER BLOCK, WHAT WOULD BE THE EASIEST WAY TO HANG JUST ABOUT ANYTHING ON CINDER BLOCK. MY WALLS ARE BARE SINCE 5 YEARS AGO THAT I BOUGHT THE HOUSE, W... See more
How can I cover up a hallway and stairwell with so many cracks,wallpaper glue, seams of past construction of mudding seams. This is on plaster walls, not drywall. Loo... See more
every time I tape and mud drywall the tape bubbles off the drywall, and I want to know the most efficient way to do it
We have gas logs in what was once a wood-burning fireplace. We don't use the logs anymore because they seemed to suck the heat out of the entire downstairs. The log i... See more
I need to seal brown-paper wallpapers. Which should I use: polyurethane or polycrylic?
Whoever adhered the wallpaper in our bathroom did a GREAT job-stuck on like it is the wall! What is the easiest and best way to remove?
I live in a condo and can hear neighbors snoring through my bedroom wall. Any simple ideas a woman could accomplish?
My son has a garage band and we would like to muffle the decimals a bit for the neighbors. Any suggestions that will not cost us thousands of dollars?
I hammer them back in and patch the walls but they keep working back out.
My husband is disabled, so that leaves me to hold down home @ yard so is there any possible way to reach tall stuff without using a ladder? Please not to heavy either... See more
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 would like to make a granny pod out of a steel shed. How do I make the flooring. How do I insulate it, add a bathroom?
I have plywood walls in my 1942 home and I was wondering how to redo them without replacing them with drywall, etc. Any ideas?
I want it behind our gas stove and oven. We don't use the back burners hardly ever. But we do use the oven on 450 degrees at times.
I'm replacing wall studs in a sunroom that has termite and water damage. Can I use something besides wood studs? The termite company wouldn't cover the damage bc the ... See more
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