Our old house has plaster walls with panelling over them but they are freezing cold in the winter which makes it difficult to stay warm. Help!!
Hi, we live in an apt and are regularly busy so when our baby gate started to loosen, it still opened and closed so we ignored it until the holes got bigger. We patch... See more
The ceiling is old, yellowed and damaged. I also have to skylights that were covered up with drop ceiling panels.
Hello from Chicago, I Have A Home That was build in the 70s Can I go over stucco with Drywall 1/4 or should I buy mold resistant drywall to put up??? Thank u
We cut the root of a huge ivy growth on the side of our house. It died over the winter and we have been removing the dead vines off the siding. The suckers are on the... See more
My sister lived in the apartment before me and wanted the southern Floridian look of textured walls. I HATE them but do not know how to get them smooth again? HELP!
We live in a 116 year old house. The popcorn ceilings are letting go in places, due to age and heat from wood stove. Can it be softened with water and glued back up... See more
The ceilings in my home are textured and due to a roof leak are separating from the drywall at the drywall seam. What is the best way to repair these?Thank you!
I'm renting an old 2 story house. Not very well insulated. I cover the windows with plastic. What else can I do to keep it warmer with a low budget?
I was screwing into a stud and I couldn't go any further because the screw stripped. I was trying hang shades. I need to get the screws out of the wall stud.
What is the best and safest way to fill this gap behind the stove. my worries are the heat from the stove and the electrical outlet. should i drywall it or put a b... See more
Neighbors drive into my culdesac with their booming music late at night. My house is in the center of my culdesac. I can literally feel the vibration of the bass so... See more
Want to add shelves on a wall but don’t want to make unnecessary holes for brackets. From past experience with this old house I know that the studs are not consiste... See more
My bathtub wall tile is so dull, i've tried every cleaning agent known to man. How do I get the shine back again? Some kind of clear coat? Would appreciate any sug... See more
Please help me to get some sleep!! Noisy neighbour!
My husband is disabled, so that leaves me to hold down home @ yard so is there any possible way to reach tall stuff without using a ladder? Please not to heavy either... See more
We had it fixed By a professional all as well as many tries by us. Any solutions?
I have a mirror that former owners put baseboard glued to outer parts, making it impossible to open the corner cabinets. Any ideas on prying this off? Will add pictu... See more
What is the best way to fix a plaster hole/crack in the wall or ceiling of a house?
I have two old PVC storage sheds. The top and base were a nice green/teal color but are now faded and look old and tired (like me!). What could I use to restore the... See more