My husband and I are building a home (first time buyers) with a small builder in Atlanta. We fell in love with the location and really liked one of the plans, but as ... See more
Rehab ugly carpeted stairway
Our house was built in the 1970s and had carpet on the stairs and stringers. When I removed the carpet, I found everything underneath was construction grade. Until I ... See more
Bought an old farmhouse built in 1915. Prev owners "remodeled" (read: took away character 😕 😠 ). They took away access to a cute, finished attic room! No room f... See more
I would like to distress my stained stairs & slip proof them at the same time, 2 large dogs & lots of traffic. Any thoughts ?
Can you make slate steps over wooden steps of front porch
After removing carpet, this is how the steps look that lead to my basement. They must have been too narrow, as an addition of approx. 1-3/4" was added to each step. ... See more
Hi there. I have a few stairs at my entrance and I would like to know the easiest and most affordable way to redo them on my own. I want to take out the carpet and do... See more
Hello im new to this site I'm a new home owner looking for some great ideas to save money n not have to put a lot m into my single family house any one feel free to g... See more
This enyrance into the Attic is very annoying. As we become older, it is going to become an impossible task. I would love to put steps here that also had drawers in t... See more
We are looking at putting in stair carpet in our house, but are unsure of what color scheme/pattern to go with. The issue is that the bottom of the stairs is carpet, ... See more
It is the focal point of the living room .
My house was built in the 90's as most stairs built @ that time stairs were not built open. Stairs were built between 2 walls & straight. The house has a finished Att... See more
Just moving into this rented accommodation. We can't keep the lounge warm due to the open stairs. Putting a curtain at the top hasn't helped much. Any ideas. ?
I just washed and took off the carpet from the stairs. Does it look better? Now, I am thinking about some colors, that is the opposite, like I want it look different ... See more
Our long and narrow living room doesn't lend itself to many options for furniture placement. Our sofa sits in front the stair railing, is there any way to make this m... See more
I need to remove the old carpet and was quoted $10,000 to hardwood. Any suggestions of what else I can do besides carpet again?
We have concrete stairs, path, and front porch from the driveway right up against the side of our house to the front door. It needs work. A lot of work. We cannot aff... See more
My stairs are falling. My husband and I have tried removing the back wall, but we still cant figure out how to fix this. We live in Miami, Florida and would like to... See more
We have this weird little niche above our coat closet right when you enter the front door. Luckily it is closed off to the kids who constantly ask to climb up here. D... See more