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We are in the process of building an addition to out 1940s house.  All the existing doors have mortise style locks, antiques knobs and back plates...

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What is the safest easiest way to remove the thick white layer of adhesive/glue that was left on hardwood floors after I peeled of the linoleum? I...

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With all due respect, I believe your answer to the lady who had this problem was completely wrong. You advised her to lower the humidity in her...

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If the average ROI on any given remodeling project is something like 65-70% (meaning you recoup only 60-70% of the cost, which is what the Cost...

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What is the best material to use for outdoor countertops in a grilling area. They currently have Mexican tile that was replaced 5 years ago. The...

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If your System is over sized the air is colder. system runs a Quicker or cooling the air too fast not removing Humidity. Higher Humidity turns to...

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I need help keeping our living room warm this upcoming winter. The room is located over our garage (unheated) which is finished with 4" faced...

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We have linear ceiling cracks forming along tape lines.  The ceiling is gypsum panels with a swirl plaster finish, and the panel edges are...

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I'm just moving my jewelry-making design work to our bonus room over the garage. I need ideas for lighting for various work areas. The room has...

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We are replacing hardwood floor that was glued directly to the slab.   We have removed hardwood and are dealing with glue residue on the slab.  It...

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I TRIED MAKING STAIN WITH TEA BAGS AND ENDED UP WITH A VERY, VERY LIGHT STAIN ON WHITEBOARDS THAT BARELY COLORED THE WOOD. I TRIED VINEGAR AND...

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I want to recaulk my bathtub.  How do I remove the old and deteriorating caulk so I can start fresh? 

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Last year The Money Pit featured a new product that was designed to secure deck furniture during high winds.  It looks like a bungee cord with...

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How do you remove or kill bats from a home.

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We have a Toy Hauler travel trailer that is designed for the Northwest.  That means it’s not very heavily insolated or setup for Alaska winters. ...

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I had my deck restained a couple years ago and now the deck surface looks really dried out and seems like it is starting to warp. It is just the...

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When the temperatures rise, our immediate instinct is to crank the air condition up.Every time you ratchet up your cooling power, you’re also...

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While getting estimates for spray foaming my attic, the sales person stated that research has determined that you do not need more than 4 inches...