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 place TicTac Tiles on my kitchen wall as a backsplash and recently I noticed that some of the edges are loosening. How can I fix this? I love the look and don't w... See more
There's a pipe that runs between the floor and ceiling in the corner of my apartment bedroom that makes periodic hammering noises related to building heating that plu... See more
In our 1920's era house, there is a picture moulding along the joining of the wall and ceiling. The ceiling is not very straight, so the moulding is lower than tight ... See more
The previous owner did a bad caulk job along our stairway. Should I remove it and apply new caulk before painting?
i am painting a table that has a piece if veneer missing. I have used bondo to fill spot. I have sanded and primed and painted and spot still shows through. What e... See more
I would like to install 2-3 floating shelves in front of this tile backsplash, but I really don't want to drill into the tile. I thought perhaps I could side mount th... 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?
Looking for some advice on the best way to fix this split and sagging joist in my attic. Here's my relatively uneducated plan to fix it but not sure if i'm going abou... See more
What would be the difference between pond sealer and damp seal ? How would it get used. Damp from roof in walls. Roof has been sealed many times with no place that ca... See more
how should I replace a 12x14 drop ceiling with studs and drywall?
Parlor has wallppaper build up which has peeled under a window. Using long drapes to hide. How do I fix this?
We have what looks like settling or small gaps between the ceiling and walls in a lot of our rooms. They opened up in the beginning of winter. Also, there is one 45 d... See more
When trying to remove old bathroom wallpaper for a small update, I found the wallpaper had been applied without first priming or painting the sheet rock. So, strips... See more
The walls are poured concrete built in 1937 and they are flaking off, probably due to humidity. I have used a humidifer for years and it has helped but I think it is... See more
I want to know if I should waterproof my basement walls before framing up and sheet rocking. If so, what should I use? I don't get any water in my basement (one of t... See more
How do I finish a wall that looks like this? And make a doggie gate? While I was in the hospital my dear Little Brother decided to wall up the kitchen and add a doggi... See more
What is the best way to get rid of the rust and prepare wrought iron columns on the front of the house before repainting them? The weight-bearing columns haven't bee... See more
Anyone have any luck removing (a lot) of mirrors? I have a mirrored column in my house that screams 70's. I'd love to take it down and replace it with something a lit... See more
hi, my renters in my house were taking down walls in the master bedroom so they could put in new insulation and drywall (they found mold behind the wallpaper so it ne... See more