The chair rail in my dining room is a shiplap design. The wall above the shiplap is a textured swirl pattern; I assume it's plaster or something used around the 1940'... See more
I need suggestions on how I could possibly soundproof an interior wall between two bedrooms without tearing it apart. It is a fully dry walled and painted wall. Thank... See more
Hi guys,i recently got some wardrobe done in my bedroom and after a month or so i see some bubbles as mentioned in the below images:just windering what is causing thi... See more
The roofers put on a new roof and cracked the 12 foot ceiling “tiles”. They said they think they can fix it because they cannot be replaced. They suggest cutting... See more
Just want idea's on removing this phone jack from the wall without calling AT&T......
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
Looking for suggestions on repairing this brick and then after that .... Paint? Stain? So many ugly flaws and no clue what to do. Masonry is deffo not my forte but th... See more
I would love to add a mantle, but I think it would look funny on an off centered fireplace.
I had vinyl bead board ceiling installed in lanai. He left staggered seams showing. Caulking didn’t help. PLEASE HELP. So upset.
My roof has been leaking for a while, I have since fix it but my paint on my ceiling is peaking off in chunks. Can I just scrape the paint off and repaint or do I nee... See more
I was screwing into a stud and I couldn't go any further because the screw stripped. I was trying hang shades. I need to get the screws out of the wall stud.
So sometime between the 1930s when our house was built and now, someone decided to put wallpaper on our 10 foot ceilings (in every room). Currently the wallpaper is c... See more
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 had a kitchen fire this Saturday. I was frying some potatoes and forgot to turn off the grease. By the time I realized it the room was in pretty bad shape. My insur... See more
I am finally getting around to removing this wallpaper border that has been up for over 10 years. It is not coming off well at all. I have tried the fabric softener m... See more
The room is on a gable end of the house , and is problematic , wallpaper won't stick very well , I've decided to strip it back and paint it , but I'm not sure if ther... See more
It’s been 4 mos, I’m getting the dry wall repaired throughout the house. How do I tackle the paint job? Should the ceiling be pained the same as the walls and s... See more
I have tried wallpaper remover and I have tried steamI am ready to just paint over, but I'm afraid it will bubble
Our home was built in the 1940's; original nard wopod floors, and I suspect original window trim as well; not sure as it has eons of paint slapped onto ti; I will s... See more
Is this discoloration and slight mortar cracking something to be concerned about. The house is 35 years old and is just normal settling of the house.
It leaves the wall looking like it was plastered. You can put color in to have a colored wall..any ideas?