Just moved into a new old home and it has a pier that needs help..the top boards are starting to rot. I am not a carpenter but am capable, can anyone tell me how I ca... See more
I need an inexpensive way to apply something that is permanent to prevent slipping on icy outside steps. Maybe a spray or mats I can glue on, etc. Any suggestions wou... See more
I am on a tight budget and need help from this forum to beautify this existing area. It gets full sunlight in the mornings and is very relaxing but it is quite ugly.... See more
My front stoop is crumbling due to bad winter. Any ideas on how to fix it?
How can I repair a front landing that has a large crack in it in an attractive yet inexpensive way? We're not in a position to hire a contractor right now. All idea... See more
can you make a suggestion on when would be the time of the year to seal my new driveway which is under a year old.THANKS FOR THE INPUT
How would you manage flooding on a leased lot in a mobile home park? The office has been very slow to respond it’s been 3 weeks with me trying to get this fixed. Su... See more
ANY IDEAS I HAVE A FLAT ROOF AND ME AND MY HUSBAND HAVE BEEN TRYING EVERYTHING TO STOP IT FROM LEAKING, BUT WE HAVE TO DO SOMETHING LIKE EVERY 6 MONTHS TO A YEAR. WE ... See more
Had a new driveway put in in 2009 and now over the past few years it is cracking.I don't think he angled it off enough and that is why its cracking. Reasonable way to... See more
My driveway consist of several large concrete slabs. Some are bulging, others cracked. Single lady, limited budget. Any diy suggestions would be helpful
I have a 8 x 10 concrete slab in the back corner yard which is in the fence in area. Use to have a shed on it but I took it down when I bought the home. this is not m... See more
Some replastering has been done but small areas of staining still show
Suggestions for covering up ceiling opening. We will be putting in a ceiling fan with lights. As you can see dealing the ceiling opening is our the issue.
I have a sloping (3") concrete patio slab that is cracked. I want to pour concrete over it and level it off. Can this be done or do I have to treat the existing sla... See more
I have a concrete sidewalk (from street to front door) that has settled in the ground unevenly. There are two cracks that's divided it into thirds. The whole thing ... See more
We have a 100 yr old home with a brick foundation. The mortar is receding and we have a few areas with cracks. What is the best way to preserve the foundation so it... See more
I have popcorn ceilings in my most of my rooms, except the kitchen, den and utility room. My living room ceiling has a crack where the tape covering the seam, and on... See more
I have two small deer garden statues, the ear and the tail have lost the cement. How can I repair on them? Is there a product out that I can use to reconstruct the ... See more
What should one check for before hiring handy men in cleaning gutters, patching roof, etc? What should coverage be?