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Presently have florescent lights, want to update???

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Hello.  I have a premanufactured home on a crawlspace in Cincinnati. The house has batten strips (I believe that is what they are called -...

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Which is the best item to caulk windows. My windows face south and that is where most of our weather comes from. We have cedar siding. Thanks...

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Tom and Leslie, I need your help.  Is there any way to remove oil-based paint from a fabric car seat?  I got it on the back of my jacket, didn't...

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I have a concrete slab in my finished basement.  Recently it has been heaving and now it is pushing upwards on a stud causing the wall above it to...

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Well, this article was very handy...as I'm a single mom, college educated with 3 teenage boys and for the first time in 14 years, had water and...

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Is it necessary to add venting to a garage roof? I thought venting was mainly for attics, but want to make sure. If so, what is the average vent...

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As the subject suggests, our home is overrun with flies.  There is no apparent cause such as open trash, food being out or even Jimmy Hoffa...

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I have lived in my house for 27 years and my crawl space flooded for the first time during hurricane Irene.  I had 8 inches of water in the crawl...

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After a rain, a lot of water drains to my crawl space under my house. What can I do to stop the drainage? I thought I would remove the dirt from...

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My husband and I will be replacing our asphalt shingles with Architectural ones. The old ones started curling after 5 years. The house is now 15...

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Where can I possibly find a match to my ceramic kitchen tile floor?  It may be hard, if not impossible, to find.

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Is there an easier way to remove damaged subfloor extending under sill than hammer and chisel?

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I had stained my deck with Behr Semi Transparent Deck, Fenc, & Siding Wood Stain.  The stain consist of a penetrating oil formula  ( Easy Water...

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I have some old kitchen cabinets I plan to update with some paint.  I wanted to give them a modern look with some new hidden style hinges, but...

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How did this work out? I have the EXACT problem and the mirrors are very secured to the wall

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Dear Tom and Leslie, My brother-in-law just took a lukewarm shower. He reset the breaker. How long does it take to reheat the water or do I need...

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I've recently completed power washing (gently) my deck and screened porch.  I've already re-stained the deck, but several of the...

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We have been flooded 3 times in 7 years, i have a sump pump and 6 drains. is there anything else i can do to stop this it is a pain and i do not...

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have cracks and gaps in driveway, should I put that blacktop over driveway. I know my friend has it and when it gets hot the driveway is real...