I have a mansard roof home in the Chicago area. With recent weather, I had some frozen pipes and tub drain. They are, unfortunately, on the outside wall on the sout... See more
My husband used old tape and mud to fix a sheetrock replacement. It looks really bad! Is there a way to fix this without having to start completely over?
Best way to remove wallpaper when wall was not prepared for wallpaper ?
Kitchen cabinet wrapped at bottom, made out of individual tung and gruve boards
Repair the ceiling hole
Our home was struck by lightning, all our fried electronics was our immediate indicator....rain slowly finding the path of least resistance came later during the nigh... See more
Should you insulate your basement ceiling or does that cause a vapor barrier. ? Thanks
I have an old stone retaining wall in my backyard that needs to be repaired. Some of the stones have fallen out because the old motar has come loose. I would like to... See more
Our home was built in 1946 and the tile above the tub is yellow with a pink trim. The floor is red Spanish tile and the counter tops are patterned multi colored Spa... See more
It was built in pre-civil war...then a Victorian front addition added by my grandpa iin early 1900''s! It has been owned by our family since 1885! Please ADVISE!! T... See more
The wall paper was applied directly to raw sheetrock and doesn't want to come off with a steamer. I'm afraid that scraping and digging will harm the sheetrock.
The spot is 12x12 appx., and the ceiling has a stamped pattern like someone took a huge trowel and randomly sqwiggled it all over. Will I need to repaint and is it po... See more
I recently purchased a fairly new home. The return air metal work is done poorly. I am sending photos to help explain. The gaps between the I joists and the ducts are... See more
Please help me to get some sleep!! Noisy neighbour!
I own a Heritage listed Queen Anne Federation home and would love to be able to repair the white lines along the mortar joins on the red brick walls. (I've been told... See more
I am curious as how to restore these walls this is a room that was remodeled and I tore it apart seeing the beautiful wood behind them what should I do to restore the... See more
Hi everybody. I finally got carpet put in the absent. The carpet looks great, but now it is apparent that my contractor put the baseboards at different heights around... See more
OMG - why did I tissue paper the bedroom??? I now want to remove it and it does not want to go anywhere. It has pretty much molded itself to the wall. I'm now thin... See more
Purchased 1930 home, textured walls need to repaint and repair cracks and nail holes. Need advice on fixing cracks and nails holes and retaining texture on walls. Som... See more