In my bedroom in one corner the tape that they put in the corner where the two pieces of sheetrock come together is pulling away from the wall. I am assuming that I s... See more
I painted popcorn celling. Is there any easy way to scrappe it out?
We have minor water damage in one area. I know I need to use stain blocker in the corner before painting. A part of the wall is raised. I‘m not sure how to proce... See more
Hi hometalkers. I don't have any access to builder/ diyers. I currently rent a rather old house with a tiny kitchen. My landlord doesn't live nearby and is not partic... 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
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
How can I enclose a lally column in our basement that we turned the room into a bedroom
what is the most cost effective way to add insulation to finished walls without deconstructing them, the rooms on the outer portion of the house radiate heat in the ... See more
I have an indoor wall in my kitchen that is showing damp. how can I deal with it.
I have cold air that comes in from behind kitchen sink an counter. There is a gap between counter an the wall.
My sunroom has a 7 1/2 ft x 9 ft opening into my home. Last winter I covered the opening with 2” foam insulation board. It helped, but eliminated all sunshine from... See more
the house was built in 1942 and this is next to a chimney that has shifted a bit.
I want to make my house warmer without spending a lot of money or placing plastics over the windows
I was painting the ceiling and some came off, old house needs help.
Hi my question is, how do I go about closing this hole because the wood is missing, I don't know how to apply plaster. Please help. Ilook forward to hearing your Idea... See more
I have an old home and it is filled with old wall paper and some is coming loose I do not want to pull it off, is there a way to paste the wall paper back in place?
I have purchased a brown roll of paper because I wanted a consistent "vein" look through out the walls and the brown paper bags I was getting would sometimes be "vein... See more
The hole is in the sheetrock in our guest bedroom, near the wall switch. The wall is textured too.
The walls are getting moist and the paint is peeling off.
I recently took off some ugly panelling in my house and underneath was 5/8 plywood. I guess it had been a covered porch at one time and was added into the kitchen. So... See more