Home Repair

Repair-Place Forum topics, Complete list.

"Cutting in"
1 day tile job?
1970s carpet pad- a nightmare!
30 Amp Glass fuses
a lot, a lot, a lot of hill? Can we build on an incline?
A shower for a senior citizen or two
About to buy the laminate flooring...what else do I need
Acreage property?
Adding outlets?
also have leaky skylights
another toilet problem
Anyone ever built their house themselves?
Anyone know how to repel bees away from my house?
AOSafety Face Mask Respirator Replacement Filter Cartridges
Asbestos pipe encapsulation
Attaching wood joists or rafters to a steel I-Beam
Baseboards and Crown Molding
Bathroom shuffle
Bathroom tub wall kits
Bathtub Spigot Removal
bats in my belfrey!
Bees at School
Boiler too Big?
Bonnet broke off
Bosch Dishwasher - Door catches seals
Bostitch BT200-2 Brad Nailer
Brad nailer
broken electronic smoke detector
Buckling floors - please help
Can I "mud" over textured bathroom walls?
Can I change a 15 amp breaker to a 20 amp breaker?
Can I do my own electrical work?
Can I do my own plumbing?
Can I paint a concrete floor?
Can I paint aluminum siding?
Can I paint brick?
Can I paint over peel and stick tile?
Can I paint plastic?
Can I use paint after it freezes?
Can you use paint after it froze?
carpet padding sticking to hardwood floors
Carpets!! Carpets!! Carpets!!
Caulking a sliding window
Ceiling paint peeling
ceiling texture?
Central air-can I use heating ducts?
Central Vac
Central Vaccums
Ceramic tile planters
Changing a mailbox lock
circulating pump...before or after?
Cistern or well?
Cleaning brick
clips for installing bosch dishwasher
Clogged piping in a wall.
clogged soil pipe
Compressor help....
concrete floors
concrete patio forms
Copper bays need cleaning
copper water pipe repair
Craftsman C3 19.2 Volt Cordless Tool Kits
Crown molding on a slanty ceiling?
decorative column wraps?
dented garage doors
DeWalt cordless tools
Digging a hole
dirt crawl space
dishwasher install----wires w/no ground help
DIY flooring
Do I have Ice Dams? What is an Ice Dam?
Do I need a new thermostat?
Do I need a special outlet near the kitchen / bathroom sink?
Do the pros really use Cordless Tools?
Does anyone still use hand tools?
doggie doors
Dryvit repair
Dryvit resurfacing
Drywall Question
Exotic Woods
exterior door with odd size
Exterior door, odd fit
Farm fencing
fiberglass panels in the bathroom?
finding a boiler schematic?
Finding Shelves for a General Electric Side by Side Refriger
Flooring suggestions for DIY
free standing fireplaces
frostfree sillcock
frostfree sillcock leaks
Frostproof Sillcock Recommendations
Frozen Frost-proof hose bibs
Fuses blow when it rains
Gaps between peel and stick tiles
Garage dilemma
Glass fuses
Goldstar AC fan replacement
Golf ball stuck in toilet: help:
grout coming out from shower floor
Grout Goo ?
Guru...we have pictures of stone patio.
Gypsy moth catepillers
Hanging a screen door
Hanging a wood frame picture on a wall
Happy Valentines Day,Guru!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Hard drive failure
heating in winter
Help with my Stove
HELP! Farberware (Faberware) open hearth grill rotisserie
HELP!! Extreamly difficult Wallpaper
Hiring a handy man to help with odd jobs around the house
hmmm... buckling floors?
hold down anti kick back
hot water heater leaking
housing update- finding land...
How are floor plan dimensions measured on the job site?
How big is a cargo container?
How big is a freight container?
How can I add a switch to a ceiling light?
How can I fix a Bathtub that is Squeaking?
How do I "set a screw" in horsehair" plaster?
How do I choose the right battery for my car?
How do I find the Main Water LIne?
How do I fix a leaking sillcock or spigot?
How do I get moss off the outside of my chimney?
How do I get poop off of woodflooring?
how do I get rid of knats.
How do I get rid of moisture on the inside of my windows?
How do I get SKUNKS out from under my house?
How do I glue a loose stool leg?
How do I install a Bosch Dishwasher? Is there a secret?
How do I install a mailbox?
How do I make a mortise
How do I mix paint before using it?
How do I move a slate pool table?
How do I paint a straight line?
How do I patch a hole in drywall?
How do I pick a good carpenter?
How do I pick a good electrician?
How do I pick a good furniture refinisher?
How do I pick a good landscaper?
How do I pick a good mason / concrete contractor?
How do I pick a good painter?
How do I pick a good plumber?
How do I pick a good roofer?
How do I pick a good wallpaper hanger?
How do I pick a tile / carpet / wood flooring contractor?
How do I reduce noise levels inside my house?
How do I remove or strip wallpaper from a wall?
how do I remove varnish from terrazo floor?
How do I repair a leaking copper pipe?
How do I replace a bathroom sink?
How do I replace a bathtub?
How do I replace a ceiling light fixture?
How do I replace a dishwasher?
How do I replace a fuse in the electrical panel?
How do I replace a garbage disposer?
How do I replace a gas oven / cook top?
How do I replace a kitchen / bathroom faucet?
How do I replace a kitchen sink?
How do I replace a toilet?
How do I replace a wall outlet / receptacle?
How do I replace a wall sconce lighting fixture?
How do I replace a wall switch?
How do I replace a water heater?
How do I reset a tripped circuit breaker?
How do I skim coat over horsehair plaster?
How do I stop a leaking faucet?
How do I stop the radiators from banging?
How do I store paint for a long time?
How do I tell if my roof is old?
how do you get food stains out of wood?
How good are lithium ion batteries?
How high should the dirt be below the siding?
How long can you store paint?
How many smoke detectors do I need?
How should I finish my mud and tape job?
How to corectly set up a Thickness planer
How to fix a light/switch that stays on constantly?
How to fix a pocket door?
How to Paint Popcorn Ceilings?
How to pick a contractor
How to pick the right flooring?
How to remove 50-yr-old bathroom floor tile?
Hydraulic Cement
I canít get my doorbell to work.
I have seen Price Pfister commercials - are they any good?
IMPORTANT Tractor Question
Installing prefinished Bruce 3/4 oak flooring
is it ok to lay peel stick on a floor with two other tile
Is old paint still OK to use?
Is the Starter Defective
Jacuzzi tile removal-How do I get the tiles off?
jewelry repair tools
Joint compound & durabond mixed together??
Joists resting directly on steel beam?
Kichler lighting fixtures
Kitchen remodeling on the cheap
Kitchen Tap
Kreg Jig question
Ladder help!
laminate and wet rooms
Large arborvitaes taking over the front of my house
Laser level help
Lawn Mowers
leaking anti-siphon faucet
Leaking outdoor faucet
Leaking skylights
Leaky Skylight.... the glass leaks
Leaky skylights...once again
ledger board
Lightolier Lytecaster
mail box lock
mailbox leaking
Mailbox worries-How to protect a mailbox from vandals?
main floor comfortable upstairs cold
Makita roofing nailer an451 double firing
Matco-Norca Sillcock
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
mildew drains
mineral clog in faucet
Mini split heating systems - ductless split systems
Mobile home project: Floor Repairs.
Mud and tape or skimcoat? What is the best to finish walls?
My cellphone speaker is buzzing, can I fix my cell phone?
my gun leaks nail out of the front nozzel
My toilet won't flush unless I hold the handle down.
My tractor is leaking gas somewhere
Nail gun repair
need help- kitchen cabinets and a tight budget
Need Suggestions for a New Fence
Need to replace my instant hot water heater
New tiling job - loose tiles
newel post lamps
No pressure in garden tap
No water in third floor Bathroom tub Faucet
Odd-Sized Showers - Enclosures or Redo Ceramic Tiling?????
Oil Lamp parts
Oil spill cleanup - Construction dumpster or spill cleanup?
Oil Spots on Asphalt
Old circuit breakers
Old Dishwasher vs New Dishwasher -- same wires?
Outdoor faucet "off" but flowing full bore
Outdoor Faucet Still Driping When Turned Off
Outside flourescent mogul bulb
Painting furniture?
Patio enclosures
patio stones/deck question
Peel & Stick Flooring
Peel and Stick Tiles
Peerless single lever on strike?
picking out a "new" antique door
polyurethane moldings?
Pouring a concrete basement?
pre-made flooring medallions and borders
Price Pfister handle keeps falling
Priming for wallpaper
problem with well water
Problems with my Porter Cable BN200 - help!!!
Programmable thermostats
Purchasing a Reliable Cell Phone
Putting a Refrigerator in front of Furnace's Cold Air Return
Radio show on home repairs and how to get rid of ants
RE: Paint off closet doors
Re: Problem Installing a New Bosch Dishwasher
Refrigerated Air Cooling System
removing a 12" x 12" sheet of ceramic tile
removing dog poo stains from wood floors
removing old vinyl flooring?
Removing peel and stick floor and laying a new one
rendered old stone house with OPC - learning expensive way
repairing screening
repairing small holes in plaster
Repairing water damaged areas
Replacement part for an old Frost-Free Outdoor Faucet
Replacing a tub with a shower
Replacing drywall (or is it tape??) in a corner
Replacing My Countertop-Can I Relaminate? Should I Replace?
Replacing screen door rollers
reproducing a cabinet finish?
resurfacing a cement basement floor
Rewiring a fluorescent light
Rip out old tile?
Roof Replacement and New Gutters?
Room makeover
ROOTO melted the pipes in my Kitchen Drain
Rotary Revelation battery replacement
Rotting trim boards
Rusty Stack Pipe
ryobi cordless trimmer
Samsung bd-p4600
Saw blades - What is a hook angle and what is a kerf?
Screws showing through drywall
secure lock for an old door?
Semi Portable Lift
sheetrock repair
Should I buy a nailgun (nail gun)?
Should I refinish my antique table?
Should I repair a crack in the foundation?
Should I replace a water soaked light?
Should I tint the primer?
Should I use 2x4 or 2x6 (2 x 4 or 2 x 6) construction?
Should I use ceiling recessed lighting in my kitchen?
should I use Gorilla Glue to fix a loose chair?
Should I use latex or oil paint?
Should I use low voltage lighting in my kitchen?
Should I use primer first?
Should I use under floor radiant heat?
Should smoke detectors be battery or electric?
Shower head has very low pressure
Sliding Screen Door
Slow Draining Shower
Small holes in drywall--do I need to fill?
So, How do you like your Ryobi Cordless Tool Set?
Solar sytems
Something dead in vent
Spider cracks in stucco
Spring Cleanup - Decks and Gutters
Spring Cleanup - Fences and Gates
Stack pipe woes
Stone Foundation Repair
Stripping paint
Table Saw Question
Taking interior walls down?
Tap.tap. tap Woodpecker tapping on our house
tar on wood floor
The Bathroom is Finished !
The pressure valve pops on the hotwater heater
Thickness planer help
tiled shower enclosures vs all in one fiberglass
Tools for THE DIY handyman
Trouble killing moss on my roof
Tub only plumbing question
Ugly moss or liken growing on my roof
unistalling a space heater
updating sliding closet doors
Updating Stained Doors
urine stained hardwood floors
V28 Milwaukee tools
Wallpaper in Kitchen that Will NOT come off
Wallpapering over Gloss Paint
want to replace old baseboard
warped door
water based paint stripper?
Water Softeners
Wax ring no longer waxy
Weather Stripping a Solid Wood Exterior Double Door
What are the best sharpening stones to use
What brand hammer do you use?
What can I do to fix my squeaking floors?
What circuit breakers should I get with SquareD - Square D?
What color should the ceiling be?
what is a 3 way switch circuit
What is a crosscut or a cross cut and what is a rip cut?
What is a good hand plane?
What is a good, safe wood for kitchen utensils
What is a scarf cut?
What is a Spitzlift?
What is the best flooring in a mobile
What is the best fuel source for heating a home?
What is the best refrigerator?
What is the best sheetrock to buy? Does it matter?
What is the best stain killer primer
What is the best way to hang sheetrock or drywall?
What is the correct height for a pool table light?
What is the correct way to dispose of old paint?
What is the difference between through bolting and lagging?
What kind of light can you put in a closet?
What kind of paint should I use on my basement walls?
What kind of paint should I use on new sheetrock / drywall?
What kind of plywood should I buy to roof my house?
What kind of plywood should I use for flooring?
What kind of router bit should I get? Amana? Freud?
What kind plywood should I get to sheath - sheathe my house?
What paint sheen should I use?
What should I use to patch dents in the wall
What tape measure should I buy?
what the heck is my ceiling made of?
What thickness sheetrock should I buy?
What to do with very old basement walls?
What type of brush should I use for latex paint?
What type of brush should I use with alkyd based paint?
What type of outlet goes outside?
What type of paint do I use on my previously painted walls?
What type of paint should I use on my inside trim?
What type of paint should I use on the bathroom ceiling?
What type of paint should I use on the outside of my house?
What's better, light weight or regular joint compound?
What's the best sander?
What's the best way to remove a splinter?
Where can I buy Old Growth wood or exotic woods
Where can I buy Snap-On Tools?
Where can I get my Fishing Reel repaired?
Where can I get plans for building a house?
Where can I get replacement wall tile?
Where to install the Mounting Brakets
Which brand of windows should I use?
Which disposer is better, batch feed or a switch on wall
Which is better steam or hot water heat?
Who should get the building permit?
Why is my grout coming out?
Why is my upstairs so hot?
Window leaking
Wiring Diagram for an Auto On Lights Outdoor Fixture
Wood peckers are ruining my house! How to stop woodpeckers!
XH Cast converting to ABS


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