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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...

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Our house was built in the 1950s and I was wondering your input on insulating the rafter area upstairs. If we do this would we need more vents on...

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I am building what I call a fort. It will be approx. 20 x 30 x 100 x 8 foot high, insulating concrete forms. I need the step by step process of...

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What is the best way to insulate my garage walls that are already sheetrocked? Is is it possible to cut a hole in the top and drop loose material...

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Of course, I wanted to let you know I love your show! You have taught me a lot and I have stopped the leaking in my basement with slope and...

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I hear a lot of pros and cons to wind generators. What's the truth? Is there a wind generator that works and pays for itself over time without...

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Had a small fire last night and needed to use the fire extinguisher... a piece of bread left to long in the toaster. There is still a smoky odor...

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Here's a situation that was difficult to explain on air with Tom & Leslie. Hopefully the description and photos will help find a solution. This...

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I have natural gas forced heat and looking for a good whole house humidifier and was wondering what’s the best set up out now, I’ve seen the hot...

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The travertine tile in our bathroom which is part of a 5 year old addition has started to crack and come loose in some places. What's the best...

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I have a 1600 sq ft attic with no insulation in the cavities. The tongue and groove flooring runs the entire length, the fastners have been in...

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I am getting ready to replace a propane dryer and i was wondering long term which is cheaper propane or electric

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I live in a bi-level house with an unheated garage under the bedrooms. During the cold winters the garage can get as low as 38o. The ceiling...

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Every spring, carpenter bees come out in full force. They are making their home under the eaves of my roof. Where do they go in the winter? And is...