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Boiled Linseed Oil airing out time for rags... 3 Jamastiene May 1 Jun 28 0 274
I have to paint the top of the shower. Can I use spray enamel? 3 Maraya1969 Jun 22 Jun 22 0 168
looking for greener insulation. 4 mopinko Jun 16 Jun 16 0 178
Looking for McGyver 7 IrishAyes Jun 8 Jun 12 0 260
Have any of you used vinyl plank flooring? 9 alfie Mar 2015 May 30 0 421
Has anyone painted laminate countertops? 12 WorseBeforeBetter Dec 2014 May 30 0 619
question about residential construction in the past versus now 15 steve2470 May 23 May 24 1 372
What have I done?! 6 tk2kewl May 2014 May 8 6 776
Build a Fancy Farmhouse Table 4 Hassin Bin Sober May 3 May 4 12 356
Are you redoing your kitchen and bath? New fixtures? A suggestion. 10 Paper Roses Mar 2015 Apr 27 7 431
Anyone an expert on crawlspaces? 7 LaydeeBug Apr 2015 Apr 2015 0 395
How to make a storm door latch! 10 Digit Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 739
I cannot believe what this pest eliminator just did! 6 Maraya1969 Mar 2015 Mar 2015 1 405
Hi friends, I need an alternative to current paint to cover calsomine. 4 Paper Roses Nov 2014 Mar 2015 0 406
My new love affair 2 IrishAyes May 2014 Mar 2015 4 652
Kitchen, dining room flooring 8 madokie Aug 2014 Mar 2015 0 686
My teeny, tiny updated 1959 kitchen (pic heavy) 33 Holly_Hobby Feb 2015 Mar 2015 38 1520
Ceiling fan conversion to remote 2 shanti Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 136
test 2 shanti Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 118
Ceiling fan conversion to remote 2 shanti Mar 2015 Mar 2015 1 188
Regarding oil-filled electric radiators 3 no_hypocrisy Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 290
Does anybody have any experience with walk in bath tubs? 17 LaydeeBug Dec 2013 Feb 2015 0 2297
Electric stove/oven and hood 2 SHRED Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 252
I'd like to install some tile in my bathroom and elsewhere in the house - 6 hedgehog Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 296
If there is a concrete floor in a garage with oil spill on it and you want to remodel the garage 6 jwirr Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 295
How do I terminate this? 8 SHRED Jan 2015 Jan 2015 0 520
Design ? 15 IrishAyes Dec 2014 Jan 2015 0 801
Impossible-to-remove hard water deposits 19 Duer 157099 Sep 2014 Jan 2015 0 1134
Help. I am looking for an electric space heater, 3 Kingofalldems Jan 2015 Jan 2015 0 315
Wallpaper removal advice needed. I have a bathroom that was wallpapered 10 japple Jan 2015 Jan 2015 0 365
Demo Party! and Mobile Home Renovation hints appreciated! 13 haele Feb 2014 Jan 2015 0 2069
Does anyone have any experience with mini-splits? 5 LaydeeBug Jan 2015 Jan 2015 1 359
Do any DU'ers have a source for board feet of rare wood? 6 Paper Roses Dec 2014 Jan 2015 1 282
Any ideas as to the removal of stains on enamel? 7 Paper Roses Jan 2015 Jan 2015 0 268
Faux question. 6 Baitball Blogger Dec 2014 Dec 2014 0 309
LED bulbs are coming down in price - do i want warm white or cool white, and why? 10 hedgehog Oct 2014 Dec 2014 1 1589
Need advice on hanging under-cabinet microwave 7 Holly_Hobby Dec 2014 Dec 2014 1 536
Kitchen Cabinet input requested. 48 Melissa G Feb 2012 Dec 2014 1 24876
Second Story Deck...99% done. 9 SHRED Oct 2014 Dec 2014 5 424
Regarding ceiling fans 4 IrishAyes Dec 2014 Dec 2014 0 589
How to use a toilet plunger 3 Kaleva Nov 2014 Nov 2014 0 411
Exciting Toilet question, can you advise? 8 Paper Roses Sep 2014 Nov 2014 0 627
I am sad...I hate to be this way...we are losing our view of the hills. 9 Tikki Oct 2014 Nov 2014 0 639
Direct vent gas insert -- recommendations? 0 shireen Nov 2014 Nov 2014 0 284
Do any of you fine folks install shrink wrap window film for winter? 10 Paper Roses Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 567
To keep paint from drying in the can 1 SHRED Oct 2014 Oct 2014 6 292
Hay! 9 hermetic Sep 2014 Oct 2014 0 422
Fence Menders - anyone have experience with these? 5 IDemo Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 1090
Freezer in unattached garage in northern Ohio during the winter 6 Holly_Hobby Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 468
when you replace your furnance& AC units 5 irisblue Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 441
Second story deck rebuild *update* 7 SHRED Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 429
Something that I dread doing: 6 Tracer Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 451
Removed a rotting 3 foot balcony 3 SHRED Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 443
Second story deck rebuild 3 SHRED Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 362
Replacing old plaster (but not the lath) 2 hedgehog Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 294
I have a room in our house that does not have its own heater. So I bought a life*pro heater for it. 6 jwirr Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 512
Lag screw question: 9 Robb Jul 2013 Sep 2014 0 2607
so, i pulled down the paneling, peeled off the old tin tiles, 12 mopinko Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 597
what does it mean when an outlet goes dead? 20 grasswire Feb 2012 Sep 2014 1 16146
Roof replacement and fascia/soffit repair 12 Digit Jul 2014 Sep 2014 0 1114
Are you a painting contractor? I need some advice. 5 Paper Roses Aug 2014 Sep 2014 0 537
Cabinet Hinge 12 F4lconF16 Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 524
I feel bad for the paint contractor, but seriously, I'm not responsible for their business practices 7 politicat Aug 2014 Sep 2014 0 584
Free DIY mousetrap that works! i know cuz we caught our mouse with it this morning! 17 NMDemDist2 Dec 2013 Sep 2014 2 2288
floors and sound 6 steve2470 Aug 2014 Aug 2014 0 479
Suggestions needed: Best cleaner for painted plaster walls and painted woodwork. 6 Paper Roses May 2014 Aug 2014 1 1168
Patio cover. 18 truth2power Apr 2014 Aug 2014 2 1869
Plumbing question 7 mrmpa Aug 2014 Aug 2014 0 576
fire alarm problem (maybe ?) 10 steve2470 Jul 2014 Jul 2014 0 811
are those deflatable garden hoses advertised on TV any good? 20 CTyankee Jul 2014 Jul 2014 0 1224
I had to post this somewhere...When looking how to Clean my Resin Deck Chairs.... 6 KoKo Jul 2014 Jul 2014 0 543
Question about restarting water heaters 3 Tab Jul 2014 Jul 2014 0 340
Any air conditioning DU experts???? 13 hamsterjill Jun 2014 Jul 2014 0 656
I give up. What colors should I pick up at Michaels if I want a faux Tuscany 5 Baitball Blogger Jun 2014 Jun 2014 0 412
Digging Post Holes without Destroying Yourself. 15 MineralMan May 2014 Jun 2014 2 4897
Master Forge BBQ Grills 4 unhappycamper Jun 2014 Jun 2014 0 2476
bamboo flooring and urethane glue 4 onethatcares Jun 2014 Jun 2014 2 476
Screw it!! 6 Jesus Malverde Apr 2014 Jun 2014 5 577
How hard is it to turn a door into a wall and match cabinetry? 19 politicat May 2014 Jun 2014 1 826
I need stain removal help--big time! 4 Paper Roses Jun 2014 Jun 2014 0 1000
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