Tag: materials

17 What is better for a roof, plywood or OSB? 2011-10-04T15:59:57.440

16 What kitchen counter material would you recommend and why? 2010-08-13T02:44:06.330

12 What should I keep in mind when building my house myself? 2011-11-08T17:58:56.120

11 Which material should I use for a whiteboard that would erase easily? 2010-10-14T14:45:16.037

7 What should I use for a sandbox bottom? 2010-07-26T13:50:32.610

6 What are the pros/cons of using porcelain over ceramic tile in a bathroom? 2010-12-22T18:54:24.880

6 What do the letters mean in sandpaper grading? 2014-12-04T21:04:59.947

5 How can I build a lamp like the one I saw in the store? 2013-06-27T16:00:42.047

5 What is the silicone-like coating on CREE LED light bulbs? 2013-10-21T21:16:47.223

5 What's a high R-value insulation material alternative to dimensional lumber 2015-04-12T19:23:31.480

4 Where can I get a threaded wooden/metal rod for an adjustable piano stool? 2010-11-28T11:40:21.283

4 Is there a dust-free alternative to gravel for an indoor Petanque Court? 2011-10-20T08:56:30.813

4 Screwing into the underside of countertop - can it support a little weight? 2012-01-26T20:23:30.057

4 What are the differences between wood and composite shoe molding? 2012-05-19T15:02:23.260

4 What kind of material can I use to cover a window to keep the cold out? 2013-01-07T23:04:05.720

3 What easily obtained material would work best to protect my LCD screen? 2011-02-08T19:38:26.683

3 What are the “rules” for connecting different kinds mains electrical wires? 2011-11-25T06:56:37.463

3 What types of materials should I consider when designing a bench? 2012-02-08T19:58:18.417

3 Why does it seem all new faucets are using braided hose instead of stainless steel? 2012-09-02T23:14:51.720

3 Is this old basement floor concrete, grout, or something else? 2012-11-20T23:56:23.230

3 What is this material on my interior foundation walls? 2013-10-27T20:53:42.333

3 How to prevent mold in stored joint compound 2016-01-12T16:12:37.703

3 How should I build the walls for a tiny house on a camper frame? 2016-03-16T05:40:11.403

3 Do the house plans contain the info about the material? 2017-03-08T17:38:58.340

3 How do I find doors of unorthodox sizes? 2017-09-13T23:56:36.243

2 Timber Veneer Flooring? 2010-07-25T08:05:55.757

2 What are my compact CNC milling machine options for stone carving? 2010-09-02T23:09:28.160

2 How can I tell whether this roofing material is hazardous to tear down? 2012-01-28T21:15:52.660

2 How to determine if a faucet is plastic or metal? 2012-11-21T00:33:13.833

2 How can I connect metal rods together crosswise? 2015-06-14T02:47:40.310

2 What's the procedure for diluting bitumen mastic with a solvent? 2015-10-27T09:19:51.600

2 What type of screw is the most resistant to rust: galvanized, stainless steel, or deck screws? 2017-01-02T23:18:52.023

2 Why is a screen used to sand drywall, but paper used to sand wood? 2017-01-12T02:08:26.130

2 What are the differences between pneumatic nail types like "smooth" and "ring" for house framing? 2017-12-08T12:04:55.180

2 Asbestos risk in my roof? What is this material? 2018-01-08T09:07:32.840

2 What material is this in my 1950s home's walls? Is it dangerous? 2018-02-21T11:56:13.213

1 Where can I buy Perspex sheets? 2010-11-17T19:55:31.727

1 Non-toxic materials for edging garden 2011-03-20T14:50:44.550

1 How do steel and enforced concrete posts compare? 2011-04-07T07:06:51.377

1 Design and Build Sprinkler Head 2011-04-12T02:31:41.827

1 How can I recondition old rubber seals? 2011-10-08T05:33:21.647

1 What is a good plastic to use for lite milling? 2012-03-18T14:29:37.780

1 How effective are DIN 985 self-locking nuts? 2013-02-04T08:20:19.913

1 Is it OK for OSB3 boards to get wet during construction? 2013-10-16T11:35:23.093

1 Is polystyrene sun/heat/frost-resistant? 2013-12-29T18:55:42.910

1 What is the junction that connects conduit to a structure called? 2014-04-28T14:37:26.747

1 What materials can be used for moving shower walls? 2014-09-20T19:59:15.130

1 What type of material is this shower base? 2015-09-16T08:50:36.850

1 Building fitted desk for home office 2015-09-27T20:26:26.390

1 What type of material is flexible but not too much, water proof, and can tolerate 80°C temperatures? 2015-09-30T08:30:13.687

1 Differences between matt and silk paint 2015-11-22T21:45:31.327

1 What is it? Red and waxy debris from drilling studs 2016-01-04T02:40:09.347

1 Aluminum Corrosion 2016-09-18T11:55:46.783

1 What material to use for replacing interior porch panels? 2016-09-19T19:40:49.640

1 Is fibreglass dangerous? 2016-12-13T11:40:58.320

1 Wrapping fibreglass/ rock wool to seal in fibres in acoustic panels (bass traps) 2017-01-09T04:31:20.037

1 House davit? Do they exist? 2017-06-12T04:12:47.570

1 Making a small drain/vent/hole in a glass box 2017-06-21T19:28:06.580

1 Connect two sheet materials with no access to other side 2017-08-11T13:25:02.843

1 Best practices for disposing of waste that is diluted in water? (paint, finishes/membranes, cement, dust/particles from wet saw, etc) 2017-09-18T00:00:27.903

1 Making a temporary walkway 2018-01-11T22:24:52.337

0 Sources for small metal tubing? 2010-11-27T21:28:51.910

0 Anyone know if there are any large chains that carry HT Armaflex? 2010-12-20T23:09:46.647

0 Where to find glass 'support' requirements? 2011-04-21T17:24:29.320

0 Are Gemini Harmonie tiles and Gemini Ceramic Pool tiles safe to use for an outdoor mosaic? 2013-10-16T20:13:45.243

0 What is 'hardware cloth' sold as in the UK? 2014-04-01T21:56:38.993

0 Using 1" black iron pipe as a hydronic radiator, how many feet of pipe would I need to heat a 500ft^3 room? 2014-04-09T20:53:28.537

0 What are the differences between these types of small-dimension lumber? 2014-04-17T18:22:42.030

0 What are the differences between a thermoformed vinyl coating and melamine? 2014-06-15T22:27:28.863

0 Best/Most Affordable Material to use for Long Rafter 2014-06-26T14:43:44.557

0 Where can I buy elbow grease? 2014-07-09T07:19:43.070

0 What is the best material for an indoor wood heater 2014-08-03T07:37:32.370

0 What to use to attach copper to stone? 2014-08-16T10:40:32.810

0 Optimize insulation cost / benefit 2015-01-11T16:48:54.147

0 Lifting mechanism for height adjustable sitting standing desk 2015-07-10T13:28:22.700

0 How Do I Tell What My Wall's Infill Is? 2015-07-10T20:17:49.720

0 Is there a program or system which will tell me what length (8' or 10') 1x3 lumber to get for making storm windows? 2015-09-10T21:24:35.400

0 What material should I use for a tent house like this? 2015-12-12T05:12:44.117

0 Long mat for shower? 2016-01-30T08:24:16.643

0 What is a suitable mold material for a concrete bar top? 2016-02-02T18:34:34.517

0 Coating for whiteboard 2016-03-07T02:36:20.547

0 Build a small fence around the BBQ grill 2016-06-03T19:55:36.377

0 Materials for building a sound proof home office in a 5 ft x 6 ft x 8 ft cube 2016-07-13T20:43:18.023

0 Permanent greenhouse structure materials 2016-07-21T22:04:41.877

0 What is this white fluffy material? 2016-08-07T14:52:32.507

0 Identify this roofing material 2016-10-17T22:50:55.740

0 Roofing material for flat slope western pacific northwest 2017-02-18T00:13:17.807

0 Where to get anti slip treads for walkways? 2017-04-10T01:30:29.440

0 What clear coat material would last as an exterior traffic surface? 2017-05-02T14:30:34.847

0 Looking for alternative to Lexan sheets for DIY or crafting projects 2017-11-19T17:20:43.273

0 What tools should I use to machine large holes in polycarbonate sheet? 2017-12-14T16:20:48.810

0 Wall scuffing protection for bicycle 2018-01-09T21:24:38.233

0 How do I identify if a caulk is water-based or solvent-based? 2018-02-01T23:47:03.080

0 How feasible is is it to build a house structure from different sources of free timber? 2018-02-05T11:20:48.610

0 how to fix a saggy pocketed spring mattress? 2018-03-02T09:07:44.407

-1 Where can I buy home improvement materials and supplies in my community? 2015-12-05T20:40:26.680

-2 Suggestions for transparent material 2014-03-18T16:29:41.417