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Title of discussion thread Replies Author Start time Last reply Recs Views
Suggestions needed: Best cleaner for painted plaster walls and painted woodwork. 4 Paper Roses May 21 1 hr ago 0 185
Kitchen, dining room flooring 4 madokie 20 hrs ago 9 hrs ago 0 65
Kitchen Cabinet input requested. 47 Melissa G Feb 2012 Jul 23 1 17267
fire alarm problem (maybe ?) 10 steve2470 Jul 10 Jul 19 0 181
Roof replacement and fascia/soffit repair 8 Digit Jul 16 Jul 18 0 153
are those deflatable garden hoses advertised on TV any good? 20 CTyankee Jul 14 Jul 16 0 357
I had to post this somewhere...When looking how to Clean my Resin Deck Chairs.... 6 KoKo Jul 6 Jul 6 0 218
Question about restarting water heaters 3 Tab Jul 3 Jul 6 0 139
Any air conditioning DU experts???? 13 hamsterjill Jun 30 Jul 1 0 285
I give up. What colors should I pick up at Michaels if I want a faux Tuscany 5 Baitball Blogger Jun 29 Jun 30 0 189
Digging Post Holes without Destroying Yourself. 15 MineralMan May 18 Jun 22 2 499
Master Forge BBQ Grills 4 unhappycamper Jun 17 Jun 18 0 337
bamboo flooring and urethane glue 4 onethatcares Jun 5 Jun 17 2 229
Screw it!! 6 Jesus Malverde Apr 2014 Jun 17 5 330
How hard is it to turn a door into a wall and match cabinetry? 19 politicat May 30 Jun 16 1 337
Patio cover. 17 truth2power Apr 2014 Jun 16 2 583
I need stain removal help--big time! 4 Paper Roses Jun 12 Jun 14 0 269
Looking for old-fashioned metal gate latch with vertical tension rod that slips into a horseshoe 9 IrishAyes Jun 10 Jun 11 1 370
instant deck 7 tk2kewl Jun 5 Jun 8 6 344
Cheap Easy Whole House Attic Fan (plus one other idea) 3 IrishAyes May 26 May 27 0 220
Hanging a pallet planter on a brick wall 3 shireen May 18 May 21 0 305
My new love affair 1 IrishAyes May 18 May 19 3 266
What have I done?! 3 tk2kewl May 6 May 18 4 353
Halogen light bulb in globe fixture? 5 JayhawkSD May 16 May 18 0 206
Dovetail Jig Fixture 14 X_Digger Apr 2014 May 11 7 469
Shelving / Storage solutions in small-ish space? 14 villager Mar 2014 May 10 1 492
Another scrap project.. 4 X_Digger Apr 2014 May 2014 8 400
Make your own fake marble 4 IrishAyes Apr 2014 May 2014 1 293
My kitchen wants this... 7 Jesus Malverde Apr 2014 Apr 2014 5 440
Pulled up some of the frickin' carpet 14 Tab Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 372
Backyard remodel 18 shanti Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 482
Two sorta scrap projects.. 10 X_Digger Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 305
free kindle book -- Things My Grandmother Taught Me About Organized Living 1 NMDemDist2 Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 223
Anyone know the cost of a furnace/AC replacement? 14 Auggie Jan 2012 Apr 2014 0 31411
Do any DUers have a Hydro-Sil wall mounted electric heater? 6 Paper Roses Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 271
What kind of support does a 15 inch overhang on an island require? 14 Baitball Blogger Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 522
Circular saw reccomendation wanted 20 quakerboy Feb 2012 Mar 2014 0 3575
Help...I am a Babe in the Woods of emergency generators! 12 Walk away Nov 2013 Mar 2014 0 786
black stuff in toilet bowl-long 12 irisblue Oct 2013 Mar 2014 3 3676
Electrical question 23 Holly_Hobby Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 622
The mystery deepens in our ungrounded house 14 Holly_Hobby Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 518
Backsplash and range hood. 4 Baitball Blogger Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 341
Cracks in the cement before tiling. 9 Baitball Blogger Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 318
Interesting experience today regarding flooring. 9 OffWithTheirHeads Nov 2013 Mar 2014 1 789
Staining outdoor Concrete Blocks 6 Whisp Feb 2014 Mar 2014 0 421
When is it time to replace the dishwasher? 6 hedgehog Sep 2012 Mar 2014 0 1228
Help!! GE Washer Control Board 21 hamsterjill Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 707
Photo attached, what kind of wood floors are these? 7 warrior1 Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 430
Sewing machine to vanity 2 X_Digger Feb 2014 Mar 2014 3 369
Demo Party! and Mobile Home Renovation hints appreciated! 12 haele Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 919
fluorescent tube light bulbs 7 anasv Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 421
Does anybody have any experience with walk in bath tubs? 13 LaydeeBug Dec 2013 Feb 2014 0 1100
Free DIY mousetrap that works! i know cuz we caught our mouse with it this morning! 15 NMDemDist2 Dec 2013 Feb 2014 2 935
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 2124
Anyone with knowledge of Victorian-era (and earlier) floor finishing techniques? 8 IrishAyes Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 358
LED Lightbulbs and antique lamps 10 Holly_Hobby Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 411
need metal-to-wood glue advice (or other ideas) 21 Kali Mar 2013 Jan 2014 0 6483
Chlorine free pool systems. 7 Mr. McD Feb 2012 Jan 2014 0 1347
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 2465
Does anyone have experience with smart strand carpet? I have cats... 1 LaydeeBug Jul 2013 Jan 2014 0 421
Find The Water Leak (Poll) 0 BobUp Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 301
New-to-Me website alert! You'll love it. (LATER EDIT- DON'T DO WHAT I DID, THOUGH) 5 IrishAyes Jan 2014 Jan 2014 10 636
I'd like to volunteer as host. 13 X_Digger Sep 2013 Jan 2014 0 828
UPDATE WARNING 0 IrishAyes Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 262
With some heavy snows & cold about the country this might be helpful 0 Sherman A1 Jan 2014 Jan 2014 5 250
Has anyone here ever replaced a thermostat? 16 Paper Roses Dec 2013 Jan 2014 0 605
Anybody here ever do a leather repair/recolor on a sofa? 2 Silver Gaia Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 367
Help! My kitchen light has developed an environmental conscience! 5 struggle4progress Oct 2013 Dec 2013 0 520
Advice on HDTV Antennas? 8 tk2kewl Oct 2013 Dec 2013 0 1054
Water drops on porcelain tile and grout next to shower, reason for any concern ? 3 steve2470 Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 397
Another question on a DIFFERENT subject this time, promise 17 IrishAyes Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 755
Any good green ideas on what to do about frozen drain pipe for washing machine? 22 IrishAyes Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 3698
Condensation running down my range vent into my microwave in cold weather? (And cracks in ceiling) 22 GreenPartyVoter Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 2009
Got a fun project in the planning stage, could use some opinions.. 13 X_Digger Sep 2013 Dec 2013 2 1160
We need to cut off old, rotten deck joists flush to the side of the house. How? 30 OnionPatch Sep 2013 Nov 2013 0 2844
Gas Fireplace 5 Aerows Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 435
I hate plumbing. It is just dirty, hot and nasty 3 nadinbrzezinski Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 517
To catch a mouse 6 Warpy Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 570
I have a heating problem and question. Can anyone help? 8 Paper Roses Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 685
A 12 volt NiCd battery on a drill, sizzled and then started smoking 7 HereSince1628 Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 522
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