the Paint in my plaster walls cracked and flaked off in a couple of spots. I scraped it off but now have uneven spots. Can I just put regular spackle over it and sand... See more
I started removing wall paper from a small bathroom. It was originally hung in the early 90's. For most of the room it easily peeled off and where some was left a mix... See more
We have a dry wall installed between the two children rooms. The paint on the dry wall below near the skirting is wet, the wet stained the wall and the room smells. ... See more
I have stained and varnished the wood, so it won't get damaged.
We bought a home built in the late 50s. We adore the lattice brick wall on the two sides of the house but a brick mason said they needed to come down. How can we repa... See more
The roof leaked and a pantry and closet were removed in mobile home. There is extensive water damage and holes where the ceiling has disintegrated. How should i go ab... See more
We moved into our new house last Fall and soon a crack appeared between the walls and the ceiling, independently on whether there is a moulding or not. Now it is almo... See more
We have not finished the basement but my son is down there now and we have boards and pipes showing.
I’m pondering a couple of options on repairing this headboard’s tiny wood molding. It’s “memory” has been in this position a long time & isn’t going to ha... See more
Is there an easy way to improve the look of chipped skirting board without rubbing it all back to the wood and repainting it all ?
I have an older home with I plaster walls and ceiling with a large crack at the joint that runs the entire length of the ceiling. How to I repair?
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 have a 1955 year old row home two-story 2 bed 1 bath cement basement. The back wall is bowing and protruding away from the house the windows are shifted back bedroo... See more
My old Victorian house is over 150 years of age and I love it, but noise carries easily through the floors, walls, and even doors. Does anyone have any ideas on how t... See more
We have an old house that still has lathe and plaster walls with drywall over top. We are having a terrible time trying to find the studs. We have tried a good qualit... See more
Whenever my neighbors turn on their cable, the sound bleeds through into all of my apartment. This is a constant problem! I complain, they turn it down, until the ne... See more
should we get someone to do it or is it something we can do my daughters and husband learn fast
How can I fix it myself? I can't afford $10, 000 like AFS quoted to fix it . Please help! Thank you!
Should I cut out the wall?
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.
I have a high interior area above my stairs leading to the second floor and it is wallpapered...but the very top section has started sagging and pulling away from the... See more
I want it behind our gas stove and oven. We don't use the back burners hardly ever. But we do use the oven on 450 degrees at times.
I'm replacing wall studs in a sunroom that has termite and water damage. Can I use something besides wood studs? The termite company wouldn't cover the damage bc the ... See more