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We have a Maytag dishwasher model #:MDBH950AWS.  After the completion of a wash cycle, there has recently been a bit of standing water at...

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I am having a problem with the concrete floor in one of the rooms of the house we moved in to. Every time it rains the floor is wet. I don't know...

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I am having a problem with the concrete floor in one of the rooms of the house we moved in to. Every time it rains the floor is wet. I don't know...

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Hi! I built a TiKi Hut/Bar in my Pool enclosure several years ago and now the Bamboo has the usual gray ash look. I wash it and it looks better...

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House:  late 1800 two story farm house - west central Illinois

Full basement under main structure.  Crawl space under kitchen.

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I have an interior door that is sticking at the top above the door knob. I tightened all the screws on the hinges and did find 3 that were...

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My son has just purchased a new home and will need to remove multiple rooms of wallpaper.  We were wondering what would be the best...

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Our home was built in 2006 with two sides of the house being brick. I noticed this week that the west side of the house, which is also on a zero...

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My house's exterior is kind of a peachy, orange brick. Very 70's looking....

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Our new 1960s old home has a full basement but is unfinished. The previous owners had carpet down there but removed it due to a damp spring. ...

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Live in a house built in 1922.  Within the past 2 years i had attic insulation removed... attic sealed and added foam.  a month or so ago i...

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Does opening the door to the attic have a affect on the AC efficiency in the house? In the hot weather, I keep my 2 garage doors open and the back...

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I just realized that in my whole apartment, the previous tenant installed laminate flooring over the existing carpets, could be there...

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My home is 4 years old & has a shingled roof.  When we have a hard, blowing rain, my livingroom ceiling leaks. I have a wooden plank ceiling,...

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My house is over 125 years old. My kitchen is in the back of the house. To the left of the kitchen, there are 3 steps that lead to a garage. The...

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I need to repair a cracked PVC pipe that feeds into my backflow unit for my irrigation system on for my house. Is a double valve...

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We have squeaking sub-flooring in our hallway upstairs.  We have had the carpet pulled back and we are ready  to put screw nails throuh the...

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What would be the recommendation, if to repaint a badly needed siding made of Aluminum, or replace with vinyl with appropriate color for...

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I have an 1884 Queen Anne home with four inch cedar siding.  I am repairing and replacing siding as needed prior to painting the home.  My...

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My girlfriend has a large 3 story log cabin here in Alaska. The entire roof from the top plate of the walls was removed then 24" BCIs were used to...