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I have really drafty windows. The drafts are particularly bad when I sit in one chair that is near an east window. I am not ready to go for new...

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I need some advice for my energy inefficient home. I have lived in a 1960 single-family, split-level home for about five years and during the fall...

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 I have noticed these little mushroom-looking things growing in my attic where the water is seeping in. Is this a fungus, or part of the mold...

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How do you fix a leaking window air conditioner? Our wonderful old house was built in 1933 and we are trying to restore it to its original beauty....

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My husband and I live in an old brick home that was built in 1950.  I love this old house but we have a lot of fixing up to do and very little...

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 On the walls in my hallway I did some spackling before priming and painting the walls. When you look at the wall from a side view I can still see...

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My question is about painting my new home, which I am jonesing to decorate. It is a Lustron home made of porcelain enameled steel and was...

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 How can I get rid of moles in my yard?

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My deck needs to be stripped and refinished. Could you recommend a good inexpensive deck stripper to refinish my deck?

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I need a solution for my smelly fridge. I have been unable to get rid of a foul smell in my refrigerator, and have tried baking soda and even...

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I noticed unsightly black stains on my shingle roof a few months ago.  I'm guessing they are the fungus/mold that grows on the North side of...

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I'm trying to find Information about finishing a basement. On your show, I heard about a basement finishing system with prefabricated walls that I...

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Your newsletter last week had a section on cleaning dryer vents using a product called "Lint Eater" (see www.linteater.com) product. I looked at...

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We own a 121 yr old Victorian home in Galveston, TX.  She survived another hurricane, standing strong once more; however, we have lots of moldy...

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Do you have any tips for replacing interior caulk? In our nine-year-old house, the spaces where the cabinets meet the drywall were caulked, and...

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How can I get oil base paint off  window screens?

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I have a badly alligatored plaster ceiling that needs refinishing. I remember hearing about self leveling battens to take out any surface...

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Great show! The carpet in my family room is a few years old now and it needs replacement. The problem here is that this carpet was installed...

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We are considering the purchase of an older home with a single layer of oak flooring as the floor. The floors appear to be in good shape, and just...