Understanding Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors | Ask This Old House

Understanding Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors | Ask This Old House

Tips On How To Repair Stairs Mending a creaky staircase is a lot like repairing your creaky floorboard. Creaks in many cases are caused when two pieces of timber rub against one another and repair shouldn’t require any particular professional tools (just the essential patience that you need for the majority of DIY tasks). Begin […]

All About Hammers | Ask This Old House

All About Hammers | Ask This Old House

How To Polish Stainless Steel Easily Just about every home has a decent presence of items made of stainless steel these days, especially in the kitchen where stainless steel cookware has become quite popular. For a homeowner that is unaware of the proper ways to polish stainless steel the possibility exists to ruin items through […]

How to Mount a Flat Screen TV | Ask This Old House

How to Mount a Flat Screen TV | Ask This Old House

Builders Hardware, Homes, and Abe Lincoln Ever since I was a little boy I wanted to build my own home. I wanted custom ceiling fans and toilet parts and double-sized closets. I had images of Abe Lincoln being born in a log cabin that his parents had built just weeks before the coming winter. Giving […]

Controlling Plumbing Emergencies | Ask This Old House

Controlling Plumbing Emergencies | Ask This Old House

Diy Vs Commercial Solar Panels – Which Should You Choose? Solar power is a great way to cut down on your electricity bill. You can pretty much get solar power by using solar energy panels, which you can either make yourself or that you can buy already made. Choosing DIY vs. commercial solar panels can […]

How to Mount a Flat Screen TV | Ask This Old House

How to Mount a Flat Screen TV | Ask This Old House

New Basement Waterpoofing Tips Ah, a new basement! The beginning of a new home and the beginning of water issues like damp and musky smells; mold and mildew! Well, I certainly hope not. The following new basement waterproofing tips should be followed before you even move into your new home. A Guide To Woodworking Tools […]

How to Build a Stone Bird Bath | Ask This Old House

How to Build a Stone Bird Bath | Ask This Old House

Are Asbestos Ceiling Tiles Dangerous? Asbestos ceiling tiles were installed a lot prior to the 1970’s and even up to the 1990’s so if your home, apartment or business has ceiling tiles and was built prior to the 1970’s, then there’s a good chance that it has asbestos ceiling tiles. The problem is identifying whether […]

Beehive | Build It | Ask This Old House

Beehive | Build It | Ask This Old House

Cutting Bathroom Wall Tiles Tiling isn’t too tricky a job and you can save money by tiling your bathroom yourself. You don’t need a lot of expensive equipment or any special skills. If you’ve never tried tiling before you might find it easier than you think. There are plenty of guides online and in DIY […]

LED Light Bulbs 101 | Ask This Old House

LED Light Bulbs 101 | Ask This Old House

Tips For Hanging Gutters for the DIY Home Enthusiast Real estate companies always consider the longevity of their properties as a primary selling point. The simplest measures to achieve this longevity such as the use of a gutter system to redirect water runoff is done to prevent undue damages to homes and other buildings. Below […]

How to Fix Wood Scratches | Ask This Old House

How to Fix Wood Scratches | Ask This Old House

How to Fix Cracks in Your Basement Repairing cracks in your basement walls might not be as difficult as you think. If cracks are not dealt with you may soon find that your basement has converted to an indoor pool. And that’s not good. Build A Workbench That Suits Your Needs Every good work shop […]

Understanding Smart Electrical Panels | Ask This Old House

Understanding Smart Electrical Panels | Ask This Old House

Ideas To Help You Improve Your Home’s Value Be aware of the limitations of your skills, and know when it is time to call for help from a professional. Read on to learn what you can do by yourself and what you should not attempt. Restoring an Old Fire Pit If you have an old […]