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Purchased an old Victorian in New Jersey. Got it inspected before we bought it. Now that we are moved in we have discovered significant damage due...

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I live in Cincinnati. I have a vented crawlspace with a dirt floor with plastic over it and with no insulation. I believe I need to add insulation...

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What is the best way to keep squirrels out of an attic? I just insulated my attic and a lot of the insulation has been torn out by squirrels. If I...

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I just broke the window in my side door.  By tomorrow night it is going down to 9 degrees, not to mention it is NOT safe to have such easy access...

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Can you tell the difference between the type of corrosion that will cause pinpoint leaks in copper pipes and the corrosion that might result from...

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I have a standard wood burning fireplace with no perks like a blower system.  It really is not meant to heat the house but I would like to have it...

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As it starts to get cold outside, the foyer and kitchen floor (tiled floor and even other areas of the floor with hardwood) of my house is really...

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This weekend I tried to remove a dead lightbulb from my ceiling fan and it was so brittle, it shattered in my hand.  Now the base of the light...

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My mom owns a small business in Colorado and when it gets cold outside she says the front glass door sticks and she has...

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We now have carpeted floors; when we change-upon entering the front door, is the hardwood floor laid lengthwise or crosswise?  Parallel or...

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I just bought a gas stove for my den that looks like cast iron.  We built a stone platform for it and it looks great.  The top does not get hot. ...

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We have probably a 1920's house, and as you can imagine, the concrete floor has cracks (floor is tiled with old linoleum tiles), and the...

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 My question to you is.  After the inspector gave us his report on the house we found he missed many major things that were wrong with the house. ...

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About 5 years ago, I had my house re-clapboarded (and painted with primer and 2 coats of Sherwin Williams paint).  It came out beautiful.  Just...

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Like many people this season we are buy a new flat screen TV and were planning to mount it over our fireplace. I was wondering if there were any...

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I have a modular house that has a problem with the grout in the kitchen cracking and lifting out. Three times the floor was regrouted and twice...

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At one time you said you could tell the age of a house. I unfortunately missed your answer because I was listening to you on the radio and I had...

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A few weeks ago you had a caller who had a question regarding her old Formica countertops. You mentioned a product that I believe is a paint type...

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We have an expanse of Mexican paver flooring, 20 years old, and some of them are badly stained from grease and wear. I think they were never...

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Hello, I have an open floor plan home. When you walk in you can see the large formal living room, the small dining and the breakfast nook. We...