Tag: remodeling

20 What is an affordable 2D drafting software for amateurs? 2010-07-31T02:00:14.770

14 Do new wire runs in an existing ceiling need to be stapled down? 2016-09-21T14:31:26.103

9 How common are wet rooms in the US? 2011-01-31T19:49:10.270

8 How do I install a new, non load bearing wall in my basement? 2010-07-21T19:14:06.117

8 Which is least likely to crack due to high traffic, large or small tile? 2011-08-17T11:37:37.423

8 Is it code-legal to have a circuit breaker box within a storage room? 2013-03-11T18:14:08.383

8 Do I NEED to remove the wood trim to sand and re-stain it? 2014-10-05T01:24:26.357

7 How should I tile under kitchen cabinets? 2011-01-22T02:27:29.293

7 What's the recommended order for completing these bathroom remodel tasks? 2014-08-17T17:37:45.377

7 Previous owner didn't get permits for remodel, am I now liable? 2016-03-05T20:02:55.237

6 Should I use caulk or grout between the edge of a tiled bathroom floor and the walls? 2013-02-20T21:49:58.527

5 How do I identify support beams? 2010-08-28T14:58:23.693

5 Do I have to check if my floor is level before installing new linoleum (from a roll, not tiles)? 2011-09-23T01:36:56.840

5 Do products like Ditra make tile removal more complicated? 2011-10-06T20:33:49.857

5 How should I convert a double sink to a single sink? 2012-02-01T20:44:49.667

5 How can I move a non load bearing wood frame wall? 2012-07-11T17:31:02.047

5 How should I patch a popcorn ceiling? 2013-04-05T15:31:57.117

5 Are these walls near a skylight, load bearing? 2015-07-27T18:28:01.450

4 Is having a window in a room that is below grade a requirement? 2011-03-01T20:30:44.577

4 How far can I move ceiling joists up? 2012-04-26T22:51:19.907

4 How can I tell if a slab foundation can be built on? 2012-10-18T06:09:02.130

4 Which comes first - Flooring or Kitchen Remodel? 2013-04-09T12:16:08.693

4 Can I demo plaster walls but somehow keep the window casing? 2015-07-20T07:08:57.520

4 Wood floor protection during demolition of roof 2016-09-19T17:15:29.887

3 What is the proper way to frame in a room? 2010-11-18T12:49:47.677

3 Remodeling a pre-1920's home with planks on the interior walls 2011-04-29T14:28:30.303

3 Can I install laminate flooring over linoleum which is torn? 2011-12-10T07:33:52.713

3 How do I secure the shower valve without removing tile? 2013-05-27T15:03:05.583

3 How do I improve the insulation in a vaulted ceiling? 2013-10-20T05:39:15.277

3 What kind of subfloor do most people use these days? 2013-11-17T17:21:34.410

3 Subfloors and stairs 2014-01-19T01:54:35.117

3 Do I need a special receptacle when more than the standard number of wires need to be connected? 2014-03-25T23:48:07.443

3 Should I put vapor barrier only on exterior wall of a bathroom? 2014-09-02T00:38:17.867

3 Can new wall go over tile floor? 2015-10-25T16:48:55.153

3 Cathedral ceiling retrofit with no ridge beam or ridge board - what are my options? 2016-12-14T21:34:43.580

3 Fixing up a 1920 rowhouse - front wall - to insulate or not 2017-01-03T20:07:40.407

3 What technique could I use to re-color the doors, moulding, and cabinetry in my house? 2017-03-13T15:56:10.353

3 Accidental plumbing leak. How bad is this? What should I have my contractor do? 2017-06-12T20:28:07.527

3 How can I tell if a contractor is trying to scam me by charging more after starting a job? 2017-08-29T17:12:58.227

2 How can I remove the tile from this wall? 2012-12-05T05:21:32.733

2 How does the drywall meet a direct-to-tub surround edge? 2013-06-25T20:19:46.273

2 What do as-built drawings need to look like? 2014-06-03T15:39:08.577

2 Tools necessary for an efficient demo 2014-09-28T19:50:28.060

2 Is it possible to move a front door? 2014-11-14T07:20:18.327

2 Kitchen Remodel Order of Operations 2014-12-09T20:16:42.130

2 90 degree angle in air conditioning ducts, should I avoid them? 2016-01-28T15:41:21.273

2 Can I get bathroom permit in old house (1950s) which doesn't quite meet modern codes? 2016-02-11T03:22:48.667

2 Should toilet be close to sewage pump? 2016-04-05T21:31:24.623

2 Adding more floor joists in a crawlspace. Originals are 5' OC and need more support 2016-04-14T20:52:43.437

2 Pull Up All Laminate Boards Or Cut One Board in Doorway and Start From There 2016-06-22T14:32:37.667

2 Want to add lights to existing outlets - beginning of circuit or end? 2016-07-25T07:20:16.510

2 Filling interior door trim gap 2016-08-17T01:57:29.660

2 Is it acceptable that the only access to a service panel is through a master bedroom closet? 2017-03-16T23:58:12.510

2 What order do I do projects on my kitchen remodel 2017-08-16T19:30:48.577

2 edge gluing more wood onto butcher block countertops to make them wider? 2018-02-07T20:42:23.437

1 Refrigerator enclosure dimensions 2011-03-10T17:46:03.303

1 What is the expense and difficulty of moving an exterior kitchen wall? 2012-01-10T21:38:23.187

1 Why cordless hammer drill possess such few markets in Europe?What's the difference between hammer drill and impact drill? 2012-03-30T02:42:43.883

1 Should I choose cordless hammer drill for home improvement? I'm a green bird for it 2012-04-01T01:26:49.953

1 What information do I need to size a sawn or hewn beam? 2012-07-06T16:22:12.620

1 How can I install a sink/dishwasher in basement? 2013-08-08T01:32:07.037

1 Can I rely on a simple gas valve to shut off the gas? 2013-11-30T05:49:52.203

1 How to adhere drywall to cinder block 2014-02-27T10:25:58.197

1 Do I need builders risk insurance for a kitchen remodel 2014-04-03T20:09:29.627

1 How would I replace this wall? 2014-04-10T19:02:59.480

1 How do I frame in the open front of a 12' high shop/garage building 2014-09-24T19:53:58.683

1 New "Hardwood" Floor Layout 2015-07-28T22:16:34.397

1 How should I contain dust during a remodel? 2015-09-21T01:26:08.227

1 Window Replacement 2015-10-07T19:59:24.380

1 Review of my electrical plans 2015-12-13T05:39:36.407

1 Covering knob holes in bathroom tile 2015-12-19T23:04:35.383

1 Will my tub drain properly if I create a P-trap by running it under a 4 inch floor joist? 2016-01-09T22:23:45.923

1 How can I protect ultra thin paint on new kitchen cabinets? 2016-03-04T15:16:20.197

1 Found Lath and Plaster wall under remodel drywall. Is it restorable? 2016-05-23T17:40:39.087

1 Diagonal Cut-in Brace Removal? 2016-06-01T15:10:06.237

1 How should I connect new drain? 2016-11-17T18:03:26.177

1 Convert Den into Bedroom 2016-11-28T18:10:14.183

1 DIY Basement Remodel 2016-12-28T22:38:56.437

1 Is it worth using non-VOC or low-VOC interior paint? 2017-02-27T03:22:34.840

1 Is mortar necessary for a single-row tile baseboard? 2017-03-27T15:03:39.843

1 Running bathroom vent duct through cold air return 2017-05-03T13:08:49.613

1 What to do with floor drains in basement? 2017-06-07T20:37:21.133

1 self-improvement vs licensed-contractors 2017-07-15T23:17:05.263

1 Concerns about handyman with bathroom remodel? 2017-08-13T01:20:04.843

1 How can I fit a board to another that isn't straight? 2017-10-09T01:34:14.957

0 How to repair this shower/bathroom wall for bathroom remodel. 2013-03-15T19:04:57.733

0 How can I add two bathroom receptacles behind and above a vanity? 2013-03-18T02:04:17.137

0 Washer tray AND stand pipe with trap? 2013-10-08T14:25:23.757

0 can I extend my open loft? 2014-02-28T23:53:23.777

0 The best kind of tiles for using on floor and walls 2014-05-13T16:29:46.943

0 Replacing old windows - how to make vapor barrier? 2014-06-27T22:39:12.580

0 How can I remove a non-load bearing wall in my basement? 2014-12-24T05:54:21.413

0 Can I add 8 more lights to a circuit? 2014-12-27T10:44:22.437

0 Does a drain pipe have to be in the floor/wall or can it run on top of floor underneath cabinets? 2015-03-20T14:35:14.297

0 Building staircase from first floor to the attic with a Dorm window for headroom. Large 40 x 12 attic space. 2015-09-06T07:20:48.473

0 Moving a pair of studs 4 inches 2015-11-11T23:14:23.433

0 Remodeling... and now I need to make 2x4s into a beam(?) 2016-02-08T06:51:40.147

0 Is it work making a small bedroom smaller by installing built in booksheves? 2016-02-22T19:34:07.343

0 Remodel Condo: Where to start and finish 2016-02-27T13:45:47.143