My house is less than three years old. The front corner of my house is a guest bedroom and I have noticed in winter the shifting of the house has split the tape betwe... See more
If anyone familiar with stripping paint from a tin ceiling. Due to unforeseen circumstances we need to redo but cannot determine the best course of action. We’ve tr... See more
I fixed a big crack in my bathroom wall near the ceiling and it looked fine and now it is puffed out and ready to crack open again. I don’t know what else to do wit... See more
The corners of my drywall are so beat-up! After I do repairs, what would I use to cover/protect them from the abuse they must endure? Can I paint the protective cov... See more
We recently removed a chair rail in a house that we purchased and started to patch holes and wall imperfections before I got worried that we weren't qualified to fix ... See more
Not looking to do a dropped ceiling because heating and cooling vents are there. Can't get to a smooth surface because old wallpaper takes off wall board paper.
The exposed brick wall in my kitchen is really attractive but it "sheds" granules of cement. What can I use to seal the wall??
I need advice regarding how to fix a leaky basement wall from the inside. I am trying to determine if there is anything I can do (my husband and I are pretty handy) t... See more
How do you suggest that I scrape all of the old paint off in order to put on a new coat of paint to cover up those water spots mind you my house is 100 years old
The "retirement home" we just purchased was built in 1901 and had additions added in 1950. The lath and plaster walls need repair - is there a better way than tearin... See more
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
why my house is still so cold. We have had all windows replaced professionally with energy efficient windows and we insulated the basement ceiling? I have our heat se... See more
Bought a house and the vent fans need changed. This is a 2-part problem/question...The hole is different and would require major patching to change it...Also, any su... See more
I think its caused by house movement. 60s split level home.
The counter has pulled out a little bit from the wall around the sink and the window against the wall. It lets in little bugs and some dirt. Can I caulk it? I taped i... See more
My husband accidentally grabbed the towel bar when he slipped. He pulled it right out of the wall. I don't want to change the location. How can I fix it.
Has anyone use rough cut pine lumber for siding? I would like to know how to care for it and also is there a way to make it look old quick. Thank you
While removing some UGLY wallpaper in my bathroom, and getting rather excited about the process, I inadvertently tore some sections of the sheetrock, causing even UGL... See more
I have an old house and the walls are hard to repair. One little nail can turn into a 6 inch whole or bigger, and my outlets are having trouble staying in the wall a... See more