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Title of discussion thread Replies Author Start time Last reply Recs Views
Backyard remodel 18 shanti Apr 8 Saturday 0 250
Another scrap project.. 2 X_Digger Saturday Saturday 7 173
Two sorta scrap projects.. 10 X_Digger Apr 7 Apr 8 3 166
Dovetail Jig Fixture 2 X_Digger Apr 6 Apr 6 5 128
free kindle book -- Things My Grandmother Taught Me About Organized Living 1 NMDemDist2 Apr 4 Apr 4 0 118
Anyone know the cost of a furnace/AC replacement? 14 Auggie Jan 2012 Apr 1 0 26354
Do any DUers have a Hydro-Sil wall mounted electric heater? 6 Paper Roses Mar 28 Mar 30 0 156
What kind of support does a 15 inch overhang on an island require? 14 Baitball Blogger Mar 21 Mar 30 1 265
Circular saw reccomendation wanted 20 quakerboy Feb 2012 Mar 27 0 3156
Help...I am a Babe in the Woods of emergency generators! 12 Walk away Nov 2013 Mar 27 0 665
black stuff in toilet bowl-long 12 irisblue Oct 2013 Mar 23 3 2148
Electrical question 23 Holly_Hobby Mar 8 Mar 22 0 459
The mystery deepens in our ungrounded house 14 Holly_Hobby Mar 20 Mar 21 0 399
Backsplash and range hood. 4 Baitball Blogger Mar 17 Mar 17 0 205
Cracks in the cement before tiling. 9 Baitball Blogger Mar 16 Mar 17 0 208
Shelving / Storage solutions in small-ish space? 13 villager Mar 15 Mar 16 1 287
Interesting experience today regarding flooring. 9 OffWithTheirHeads Nov 2013 Mar 15 1 662
Staining outdoor Concrete Blocks 6 Whisp Feb 21 Mar 12 0 303
When is it time to replace the dishwasher? 6 hedgehog Sep 2012 Mar 10 0 1100
Help!! GE Washer Control Board 21 hamsterjill Mar 4 Mar 9 0 449
Photo attached, what kind of wood floors are these? 7 warrior1 Mar 2 Mar 6 0 312
Sewing machine to vanity 2 X_Digger Feb 28 Mar 1 3 234
Demo Party! and Mobile Home Renovation hints appreciated! 12 haele Feb 16 Feb 28 0 488
fluorescent tube light bulbs 7 anasv Feb 15 Feb 22 0 315
Does anybody have any experience with walk in bath tubs? 13 LaydeeBug Dec 2013 Feb 21 0 784
Free DIY mousetrap that works! i know cuz we caught our mouse with it this morning! 15 NMDemDist2 Dec 2013 Feb 11 2 741
It's been kinda slow here so I thought I would post pics of my latest DIY (semi-pro) project. 12 Hassin Bin Sober Jun 2012 Feb 10 8 1932
Anyone with knowledge of Victorian-era (and earlier) floor finishing techniques? 8 IrishAyes Feb 5 Feb 5 0 301
LED Lightbulbs and antique lamps 10 Holly_Hobby Feb 1 Feb 2 0 326
need metal-to-wood glue advice (or other ideas) 21 Kali Mar 2013 Jan 29 0 5160
Chlorine free pool systems. 7 Mr. McD Feb 2012 Jan 20 0 1279
How do I get the old non-slip strips off the floor of my bathtub so that it is clean again? 7 jwirr Feb 2012 Jan 20 0 2190
Does anyone have experience with smart strand carpet? I have cats... 1 LaydeeBug Jul 2013 Jan 2014 0 351
Find The Water Leak (Poll) 0 BobUp Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 237
New-to-Me website alert! You'll love it. (LATER EDIT- DON'T DO WHAT I DID, THOUGH) 5 IrishAyes Jan 2014 Jan 2014 10 563
I'd like to volunteer as host. 13 X_Digger Sep 2013 Jan 2014 0 724
UPDATE WARNING 0 IrishAyes Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 230
With some heavy snows & cold about the country this might be helpful 0 Sherman A1 Jan 2014 Jan 2014 5 224
Has anyone here ever replaced a thermostat? 16 Paper Roses Dec 2013 Jan 2014 0 473
Anybody here ever do a leather repair/recolor on a sofa? 2 Silver Gaia Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 259
Help! My kitchen light has developed an environmental conscience! 5 struggle4progress Oct 2013 Dec 2013 0 447
Advice on HDTV Antennas? 8 tk2kewl Oct 2013 Dec 2013 0 897
Water drops on porcelain tile and grout next to shower, reason for any concern ? 3 steve2470 Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 308
Another question on a DIFFERENT subject this time, promise 17 IrishAyes Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 655
Any good green ideas on what to do about frozen drain pipe for washing machine? 22 IrishAyes Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 3128
Condensation running down my range vent into my microwave in cold weather? (And cracks in ceiling) 22 GreenPartyVoter Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 1543
Got a fun project in the planning stage, could use some opinions.. 13 X_Digger Sep 2013 Dec 2013 2 989
We need to cut off old, rotten deck joists flush to the side of the house. How? 30 OnionPatch Sep 2013 Nov 2013 0 2111
Gas Fireplace 5 Aerows Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 369
I hate plumbing. It is just dirty, hot and nasty 3 nadinbrzezinski Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 423
To catch a mouse 6 Warpy Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 491
I have a heating problem and question. Can anyone help? 8 Paper Roses Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 581
A 12 volt NiCd battery on a drill, sizzled and then started smoking 7 HereSince1628 Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 437
New sunroom - need flooring advice, please! 13 GoneOffShore Feb 2012 Nov 2013 0 5521
Industrial coffee table 5 X_Digger Nov 2013 Nov 2013 5 620
Check out this idea for light switch covers. 2 snagglepuss Oct 2013 Nov 2013 3 457
Opinions needed on getting home ready to sell 28 Digit Feb 2013 Nov 2013 0 2179
Desk top / organizer / thing complete 14 X_Digger Oct 2013 Nov 2013 6 976
Out of dishwasher soap? 15 Texasgal Feb 2012 Nov 2013 5 2264
FYI aluminum foil as a "band-aid" for the pcv tube on '98 escort. 3 HereSince1628 Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 352
Has anyone lifted/jacked up a 2 story house? 2 WCLinolVir Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 342
I attached an LED strip 3 pscot Oct 2013 Oct 2013 1 397
Sofa nightmare 11 CountAllVotes Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 845
Replacing CCFLs in an LCD TV 0 Duer 157099 Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 197
Wow, I am clueless I know, but just got a impact drill, it is amazing.... 2 Logical Oct 2013 Oct 2013 2 350
Cheap bathroom upgrade that is fantastic 11 SHRED Jul 2013 Oct 2013 0 1251
Two of the CFL bulbs on the chandelier have gone out - 4 hedgehog Sep 2013 Oct 2013 0 410
"Missing" paint formula from the database at Lowe's... 5 WorseBeforeBetter Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 492
Anyone here have experience with paint/primer that has vapor barrier properties? 8 HereSince1628 Sep 2013 Oct 2013 0 904
Has anyone done geothermal? 9 LaydeeBug Sep 2013 Oct 2013 2 509
So here is my new $8,000 fence (photo) now what am I supposed to do with it? 20 Walk away Mar 2013 Sep 2013 0 2992
Hall table 7 X_Digger Sep 2013 Sep 2013 3 614
Has anyone put in an Ikea Kitchen 11 The empressof all Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 812
What is the best way to remove linoleum from a concrete slab? 9 tk2kewl Nov 2012 Sep 2013 0 11672
repost of an old OP 4 Kali Sep 2013 Sep 2013 3 390
Does anyone here know about taking care of old office buildings? 18 wryter2000 Jan 2012 Sep 2013 0 2787
Suggestions for running wire through existing walls? 12 quakerboy Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 1116
Help with a rocking chair. 21 ohheckyeah Jun 2013 Sep 2013 0 1471
Garbage disposal weird sound question. 7 CrispyQ Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 653
Check this site out for some great ideas 0 snagglepuss Aug 2013 Aug 2013 2 304
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