ASK This Old House | Weird Shower Valve, Mossy Roof (S18 E14) FULL EPISODE

ASK This Old House | Weird Shower Valve, Mossy Roof (S18 E14) FULL EPISODE

On My Knees With Hardwood Flooring

My husband and I purchased a new-to-us home. We loved it when we found it but, you guessed it, upgrades were needed. A daunting task but I was up for it. My husband kept asking me if I thought we should hire a contractor to insure that the renovation was done correctly. I kept saying “No, I can do this. I want to do this. It will be fun.”

Woodworking – Free Plans

Woodworking is a home based passion cherished by many Do It Yourself enthusiasts. Plans are always necessary to succeed in any building project. From the small bird house, to the large dresser drawers. A steady supply of free woodworking plans allows you to build projects quickly and easily. However, when you are acquiring new plans, the plan’s cost is sometimes a factor. However, cost is less of a factor when you consider the satisfaction your finished projects can deliver.

Do-It-Yourself Water Extraction Versus Professional Service

When it comes to water damage, hiring a professional may not always be the best answer for you. Find out when you should hire a restoration firm and when you can consider doing the work on your own.

How To Repair Water Damaged Gyprock

This is a step-by-step guide to repairing water damaged gyprock (also known as plaster or drywall). This method can be used by both professionals and do-it-yourselfers.

A Beginner’s Guide For Building a Shed

Are you looking for some advice related to constructing an outdoor shed for your backyard? This article is going to provide answers to questions you may be asking about constructing a shed related to shed design, foundations, siding option, doors, flooring, and materials.

Don’t Fall: Holiday Ladder Safety

Have you ever had a close call on a ladder? Follow these six tips for staying safe.

How to Install Flatscreen TV on Wall

Why hire someone to install your flatscreen TV on your wall when you can do it by yourself! Here is a thorough guide on how to do so!

Instructions Of Fireplace, Chimney And Flue Part 2 (End)

An old-fashioned, wooden mantle, handsome in itself, may be very much out of place in a modern interior; in fact, modernization of a room may well begin with a new fireplace face. Removal of an old wooden mantle may be accomplished in a very few minutes, and the homeowner is left with an exposed fireplace opening and free choice as to how he wants to modernize its appearance.

Instructions for Fireplace, Chimney And Flue Part 1

Hot air rises and, in the properly functioning fireplace, creates the upward draft that carries off smoke through the chimney. When the smoke backs up from the fireplace into your house, some obstruction is preventing the draft from rising all the way to the top of the chimney – or else something is happening to keep the draft from forming in the first place.

Instructions Of Supplemental Heating Methods

Many houses have one or two rooms that have always been hard to heat, and the central system which can reach into every single corner is rare indeed. Supplementary heat is the most reasonable and inexpensive solution. Even in brand-new homes, some areas may be bypassed by the normal circulation of warmth; and those houses wherein a room has been added, an attic or basement finished and put into use, or a porch enclosed, will almost certainly be in need of extra heating facilities. As a matter of fact, extra heat is often needed in just one room alone for a short period of time, and to heat the whole house to that degree would be wasteful, uncomfortable and expensive.