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Title of discussion thread Replies Author Start time Last reply Recs Views
fire alarm problem (maybe ?) 10 steve2470 Jul 10 Saturday 0 171
Roof replacement and fascia/soffit repair 8 Digit Wednesday Friday 0 127
are those deflatable garden hoses advertised on TV any good? 20 CTyankee Jul 14 Wednesday 0 318
I had to post this somewhere...When looking how to Clean my Resin Deck Chairs.... 6 KoKo Jul 6 Jul 6 0 198
Question about restarting water heaters 3 Tab Jul 3 Jul 6 0 124
Any air conditioning DU experts???? 13 hamsterjill Jun 30 Jul 1 0 245
I give up. What colors should I pick up at Michaels if I want a faux Tuscany 5 Baitball Blogger Jun 29 Jun 30 0 170
Digging Post Holes without Destroying Yourself. 15 MineralMan May 18 Jun 22 2 451
Master Forge BBQ Grills 4 unhappycamper Jun 17 Jun 18 0 294
bamboo flooring and urethane glue 4 onethatcares Jun 5 Jun 17 2 215
Screw it!! 6 Jesus Malverde Apr 23 Jun 17 5 321
How hard is it to turn a door into a wall and match cabinetry? 19 politicat May 30 Jun 16 1 321
Patio cover. 17 truth2power Apr 2014 Jun 16 2 563
I need stain removal help--big time! 4 Paper Roses Jun 12 Jun 14 0 252
Looking for old-fashioned metal gate latch with vertical tension rod that slips into a horseshoe 9 IrishAyes Jun 10 Jun 11 1 326
instant deck 7 tk2kewl Jun 5 Jun 8 6 320
Cheap Easy Whole House Attic Fan (plus one other idea) 3 IrishAyes May 26 May 27 0 204
Suggestions needed: Best cleaner for painted plaster walls and painted woodwork. 3 Paper Roses May 21 May 23 0 176
Hanging a pallet planter on a brick wall 3 shireen May 18 May 21 0 276
My new love affair 1 IrishAyes May 18 May 19 3 252
What have I done?! 3 tk2kewl May 6 May 18 4 344
Halogen light bulb in globe fixture? 5 JayhawkSD May 16 May 18 0 200
Dovetail Jig Fixture 14 X_Digger Apr 2014 May 11 7 445
Shelving / Storage solutions in small-ish space? 14 villager Mar 2014 May 10 1 460
Another scrap project.. 4 X_Digger Apr 2014 May 3 8 386
Make your own fake marble 4 IrishAyes Apr 2014 May 3 1 276
My kitchen wants this... 7 Jesus Malverde Apr 27 Apr 29 5 423
Pulled up some of the frickin' carpet 14 Tab Apr 24 Apr 28 0 367
Backyard remodel 18 shanti Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 467
Two sorta scrap projects.. 10 X_Digger Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 298
free kindle book -- Things My Grandmother Taught Me About Organized Living 1 NMDemDist2 Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 214
Anyone know the cost of a furnace/AC replacement? 14 Auggie Jan 2012 Apr 2014 0 31009
Do any DUers have a Hydro-Sil wall mounted electric heater? 6 Paper Roses Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 261
What kind of support does a 15 inch overhang on an island require? 14 Baitball Blogger Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 490
Circular saw reccomendation wanted 20 quakerboy Feb 2012 Mar 2014 0 3528
Help...I am a Babe in the Woods of emergency generators! 12 Walk away Nov 2013 Mar 2014 0 778
black stuff in toilet bowl-long 12 irisblue Oct 2013 Mar 2014 3 3511
Electrical question 23 Holly_Hobby Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 595
The mystery deepens in our ungrounded house 14 Holly_Hobby Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 512
Backsplash and range hood. 4 Baitball Blogger Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 336
Cracks in the cement before tiling. 9 Baitball Blogger Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 309
Interesting experience today regarding flooring. 9 OffWithTheirHeads Nov 2013 Mar 2014 1 784
Staining outdoor Concrete Blocks 6 Whisp Feb 2014 Mar 2014 0 408
When is it time to replace the dishwasher? 6 hedgehog Sep 2012 Mar 2014 0 1212
Help!! GE Washer Control Board 21 hamsterjill Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 697
Photo attached, what kind of wood floors are these? 7 warrior1 Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 411
Sewing machine to vanity 2 X_Digger Feb 2014 Mar 2014 3 355
Demo Party! and Mobile Home Renovation hints appreciated! 12 haele Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 886
fluorescent tube light bulbs 7 anasv Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 407
Does anybody have any experience with walk in bath tubs? 13 LaydeeBug Dec 2013 Feb 2014 0 1074
Free DIY mousetrap that works! i know cuz we caught our mouse with it this morning! 15 NMDemDist2 Dec 2013 Feb 2014 2 913
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 2014 8 2094
Anyone with knowledge of Victorian-era (and earlier) floor finishing techniques? 8 IrishAyes Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 354
LED Lightbulbs and antique lamps 10 Holly_Hobby Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 408
need metal-to-wood glue advice (or other ideas) 21 Kali Mar 2013 Jan 2014 0 6343
Chlorine free pool systems. 7 Mr. McD Feb 2012 Jan 2014 0 1342
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 2014 0 2446
Does anyone have experience with smart strand carpet? I have cats... 1 LaydeeBug Jul 2013 Jan 2014 0 414
Find The Water Leak (Poll) 0 BobUp Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 295
New-to-Me website alert! You'll love it. (LATER EDIT- DON'T DO WHAT I DID, THOUGH) 5 IrishAyes Jan 2014 Jan 2014 10 630
I'd like to volunteer as host. 13 X_Digger Sep 2013 Jan 2014 0 816
UPDATE WARNING 0 IrishAyes Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 258
With some heavy snows & cold about the country this might be helpful 0 Sherman A1 Jan 2014 Jan 2014 5 249
Has anyone here ever replaced a thermostat? 16 Paper Roses Dec 2013 Jan 2014 0 583
Anybody here ever do a leather repair/recolor on a sofa? 2 Silver Gaia Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 352
Help! My kitchen light has developed an environmental conscience! 5 struggle4progress Oct 2013 Dec 2013 0 516
Advice on HDTV Antennas? 8 tk2kewl Oct 2013 Dec 2013 0 1041
Water drops on porcelain tile and grout next to shower, reason for any concern ? 3 steve2470 Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 385
Another question on a DIFFERENT subject this time, promise 17 IrishAyes Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 744
Any good green ideas on what to do about frozen drain pipe for washing machine? 22 IrishAyes Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 3631
Condensation running down my range vent into my microwave in cold weather? (And cracks in ceiling) 22 GreenPartyVoter Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 1973
Got a fun project in the planning stage, could use some opinions.. 13 X_Digger Sep 2013 Dec 2013 2 1147
We need to cut off old, rotten deck joists flush to the side of the house. How? 30 OnionPatch Sep 2013 Nov 2013 0 2752
Gas Fireplace 5 Aerows Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 432
I hate plumbing. It is just dirty, hot and nasty 3 nadinbrzezinski Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 503
To catch a mouse 6 Warpy Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 566
I have a heating problem and question. Can anyone help? 8 Paper Roses Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 680
A 12 volt NiCd battery on a drill, sizzled and then started smoking 7 HereSince1628 Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 517
New sunroom - need flooring advice, please! 13 GoneOffShore Feb 2012 Nov 2013 0 6834
Industrial coffee table 5 X_Digger Nov 2013 Nov 2013 5 762
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