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Title of discussion thread Replies Author Start time Last reply Recs Views
Lag screw question: 8 Robb Jul 2013 Tuesday 0 1407
Roof replacement and fascia/soffit repair 12 Digit Jul 16 Saturday 0 315
I have a room in our house that does not have its own heater. So I bought a life*pro heater for it. 5 jwirr Sep 11 Friday 0 182
Are you a painting contractor? I need some advice. 5 Paper Roses Aug 24 Sep 9 0 297
Kitchen, dining room flooring 7 madokie Aug 1 Sep 8 0 317
Cabinet Hinge 12 F4lconF16 Sep 4 Sep 6 1 167
I feel bad for the paint contractor, but seriously, I'm not responsible for their business practices 7 politicat Aug 29 Sep 6 0 243
Free DIY mousetrap that works! i know cuz we caught our mouse with it this morning! 17 NMDemDist2 Dec 2013 Sep 5 2 1172
floors and sound 6 steve2470 Aug 31 Aug 31 0 254
Suggestions needed: Best cleaner for painted plaster walls and painted woodwork. 6 Paper Roses May 2014 Aug 23 1 339
Patio cover. 18 truth2power Apr 2014 Aug 18 2 857
Plumbing question 7 mrmpa Aug 3 Aug 6 0 281
Kitchen Cabinet input requested. 47 Melissa G Feb 2012 Jul 23 1 18523
fire alarm problem (maybe ?) 10 steve2470 Jul 10 Jul 19 0 274
are those deflatable garden hoses advertised on TV any good? 20 CTyankee Jul 14 Jul 16 0 515
I had to post this somewhere...When looking how to Clean my Resin Deck Chairs.... 6 KoKo Jul 6 Jul 6 0 315
Question about restarting water heaters 3 Tab Jul 3 Jul 6 0 183
Any air conditioning DU experts???? 13 hamsterjill Jun 30 Jul 1 0 410
I give up. What colors should I pick up at Michaels if I want a faux Tuscany 5 Baitball Blogger Jun 29 Jun 30 0 249
Digging Post Holes without Destroying Yourself. 15 MineralMan May 2014 Jun 22 2 736
Master Forge BBQ Grills 4 unhappycamper Jun 2014 Jun 2014 0 507
bamboo flooring and urethane glue 4 onethatcares Jun 2014 Jun 2014 2 262
Screw it!! 6 Jesus Malverde Apr 2014 Jun 2014 5 384
How hard is it to turn a door into a wall and match cabinetry? 19 politicat May 2014 Jun 2014 1 397
I need stain removal help--big time! 4 Paper Roses Jun 2014 Jun 2014 0 349
Looking for old-fashioned metal gate latch with vertical tension rod that slips into a horseshoe 9 IrishAyes Jun 2014 Jun 2014 1 707
instant deck 7 tk2kewl Jun 2014 Jun 2014 6 418
Cheap Easy Whole House Attic Fan (plus one other idea) 3 IrishAyes May 2014 May 2014 0 275
Hanging a pallet planter on a brick wall 3 shireen May 2014 May 2014 0 436
My new love affair 1 IrishAyes May 2014 May 2014 3 304
What have I done?! 3 tk2kewl May 2014 May 2014 4 416
Halogen light bulb in globe fixture? 5 JayhawkSD May 2014 May 2014 0 260
Dovetail Jig Fixture 14 X_Digger Apr 2014 May 2014 7 562
Shelving / Storage solutions in small-ish space? 14 villager Mar 2014 May 2014 1 546
Another scrap project.. 4 X_Digger Apr 2014 May 2014 8 439
Make your own fake marble 4 IrishAyes Apr 2014 May 2014 1 345
My kitchen wants this... 7 Jesus Malverde Apr 2014 Apr 2014 5 496
Pulled up some of the frickin' carpet 14 Tab Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 495
Backyard remodel 18 shanti Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 573
Two sorta scrap projects.. 10 X_Digger Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 335
free kindle book -- Things My Grandmother Taught Me About Organized Living 1 NMDemDist2 Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 285
Anyone know the cost of a furnace/AC replacement? 14 Auggie Jan 2012 Apr 2014 0 33054
Do any DUers have a Hydro-Sil wall mounted electric heater? 6 Paper Roses Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 332
What kind of support does a 15 inch overhang on an island require? 14 Baitball Blogger Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 698
Circular saw reccomendation wanted 20 quakerboy Feb 2012 Mar 2014 0 3776
Help...I am a Babe in the Woods of emergency generators! 12 Walk away Nov 2013 Mar 2014 0 852
black stuff in toilet bowl-long 12 irisblue Oct 2013 Mar 2014 3 4576
Electrical question 23 Holly_Hobby Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 705
The mystery deepens in our ungrounded house 14 Holly_Hobby Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 596
Backsplash and range hood. 4 Baitball Blogger Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 410
Cracks in the cement before tiling. 9 Baitball Blogger Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 374
Interesting experience today regarding flooring. 9 OffWithTheirHeads Nov 2013 Mar 2014 1 833
Staining outdoor Concrete Blocks 6 Whisp Feb 2014 Mar 2014 0 480
When is it time to replace the dishwasher? 6 hedgehog Sep 2012 Mar 2014 0 1266
Help!! GE Washer Control Board 21 hamsterjill Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 833
Photo attached, what kind of wood floors are these? 7 warrior1 Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 488
Sewing machine to vanity 2 X_Digger Feb 2014 Mar 2014 3 441
Demo Party! and Mobile Home Renovation hints appreciated! 12 haele Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 1066
fluorescent tube light bulbs 7 anasv Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 468
Does anybody have any experience with walk in bath tubs? 13 LaydeeBug Dec 2013 Feb 2014 0 1256
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 2221
Anyone with knowledge of Victorian-era (and earlier) floor finishing techniques? 8 IrishAyes Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 400
LED Lightbulbs and antique lamps 10 Holly_Hobby Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 464
need metal-to-wood glue advice (or other ideas) 21 Kali Mar 2013 Jan 2014 0 7226
Chlorine free pool systems. 7 Mr. McD Feb 2012 Jan 2014 0 1388
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 2617
Does anyone have experience with smart strand carpet? I have cats... 1 LaydeeBug Jul 2013 Jan 2014 0 443
Find The Water Leak (Poll) 0 BobUp Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 336
New-to-Me website alert! You'll love it. (LATER EDIT- DON'T DO WHAT I DID, THOUGH) 5 IrishAyes Jan 2014 Jan 2014 10 675
I'd like to volunteer as host. 13 X_Digger Sep 2013 Jan 2014 0 862
UPDATE WARNING 0 IrishAyes Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 283
With some heavy snows & cold about the country this might be helpful 0 Sherman A1 Jan 2014 Jan 2014 5 261
Has anyone here ever replaced a thermostat? 16 Paper Roses Dec 2013 Jan 2014 0 697
Anybody here ever do a leather repair/recolor on a sofa? 2 Silver Gaia Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 437
Help! My kitchen light has developed an environmental conscience! 5 struggle4progress Oct 2013 Dec 2013 0 539
Advice on HDTV Antennas? 8 tk2kewl Oct 2013 Dec 2013 0 1149
Water drops on porcelain tile and grout next to shower, reason for any concern ? 3 steve2470 Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 440
Another question on a DIFFERENT subject this time, promise 17 IrishAyes Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 845
Any good green ideas on what to do about frozen drain pipe for washing machine? 22 IrishAyes Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 3927
Condensation running down my range vent into my microwave in cold weather? (And cracks in ceiling) 22 GreenPartyVoter Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 2225
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