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I am looking to add insulation to my attic.  www.owenscorning.com recommends R-49, however the closest I can find is R-38 and that's 12 inches...

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I own a 30 year old townhouse that has interior window sill which was framed as part of the wall and is leak damaged. Can this be repaired, and if...

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Our family has a few long trips planned this summer, and though our neighbors will be keeping an eye on things while we're gone, I want to make...

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I am trying to solve a problem with peeling paint.  I painted my daughter's bedroom using primer and then paint. Now it has become my son's room,...

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Hoping you can shed some light on this concern of mine. I recently went into a bidding war on a century-old home and won!  However, I recetly...

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We've just purchased a new home and it is perfect except that it needs either a patio or a deck.  Can you point out some of the things we should...

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My daughter has a real sense of style.  Unfortunately, her dorm room doesn't.  We want her to be comfortable but have obvious limitations on what...

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At times, the winds in my costal area are horrendous and can drive into the windows at an angle. The problem is we have a leaking sliding glass...

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I live in a new townhouse community in Myrtle Beach, SC, where we have 256 units and the roads were paved about 18 months ago. My question is, do...

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The home we just purchased was in need of updates, so we've done a few things already, but would like to do more as long as we can sell it at a...

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I used a product for my self cleaning oven and some of the liquid spilled into my Corian white sink.  It left yellow stains.  I have tried...

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I am selling my house.  At the home inspection the inspector found that the plywood in my attic has black mold.  I have contacted two companies...

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My tight-squeeze laundry area has turned into a disorganized mess that I dread, and our family laundry volume shows no sign of letting up. Got any...

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My son lives in an apartment complex that houses mostly college students. Since he moved in, he has been sick almost constantly with lung issues...

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 It's about time for me to upgrade my home's heating and cooling HVAC components, and I've been hearing a lot about hybrid HVAC systems. Can they...

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I listen to your show and understand Tom spent many years as a home inspector. We are buying a ten-year-old house in Fishkill, NY. We had the...

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My very small laundry room area has turned into a disorganized mess I dread, and our family laundry volume shows no sign of letting up. Can you...

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I'd really like to add radiant heating to the floors in my home. Is this possible with an existing structure, or is radiant heating technology...

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How should I be storing and maintaining my firewood supply? I heard that storing wood too close to the house can invite termites. 

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 We are thinking about replacing our living room carpet with hardwood floors. We currently have oak in the kitchen which abuts to the living room...