My parents have just thrown out their smoke alarm, because it kept going off for no reason. This is the second smoke alarm that has had that problem. We think that it... See more
We are needing to set up a security system in or back yard where there is an alley way. Any suggestions will be helpful Thanks
My house has been brokened into. i put slide locks on the bottom window and a screw on the top but they were still able to get in. What should I get to lock them up b... See more
If I don't have a security system, what is the best way to secure a back or front door from intruders?
My husband will becoming home ina few short weeks. He will be in a wheelchair or walker. What can I do to make movement for him the easiest? He will need rehab. W... See more
What’s the best way to stay safe, ie from being robbed in a wheelchair - The wheelchair is manual. You can’t afford an electric. There is a big oxygen tank on the... See more
I have two motion detector lights, one is not working at all and the other has two bulbs and one of the bulbs is not working. Do I need to replace bulbs or motion de... See more
For the front door!
This 12x20 carport used to be a livable, beautiful Sun Room, but due to a fire it was destroyed. Now all I have is just an open (on 2 sides) ugly unused carport. I wa... See more
The 1973 double oven in my rental broke, a new range was put in and the old oven space was filled with open shelves. I have a 1 year old who likes to climb!! Please ... See more
I saw a post that I'd like to try. It was broken mirror pieces (4" max. size) used on a privacy outdoor fence to create a design (i.e., starburst, swirls, etc.). On... See more
Our front door has 44 Windows about 3"x2" each. I don't like the idea of being able to see inside our home from there. What can I do to cover them? I have tried a cur... See more
Privacy on my window so I can see out but my dog cant'
I have a log home and I need a gate (permanent) for the log staircase. I need it at the top and the bottom as I have small children living upstairs. A regular baby g... See more
We have a vinyl fence that is leaning toward the street side of our yard. We unfortunately did not have the professionals install it, which was about 10 years ago. Be... See more
We all have made some mistake while doing a project. What was your biggest disaster and how did you fix it?
My country home just got noisy from a new nearby highway. I need a barrier for one bedroom window that I can still enjoy the view from. Can anyone suggest ???
We keep getting flooded every time it rains because we have a high water table. We had a submersible pump, which unfortunately burnt out when we were away one weekend... See more
We are building a home office for my husband on our property, we are in the process of relocating to the mountains full time which is a dream come true but we needed ... See more
I live in SW Florida and have a 150' x 180' chainlink fence that I'd like to plant some fast-growing hedges for privacy. Suggestions on what kind of hedges I should p... See more
I need information on repairing a chain link fence.
The bottom lock on our home's front door needs to be replaced -- it locks, but won't accept a key. My husband seems to think we'll have trouble replacing the lock, si... See more