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What size beams?

113 days ago by Greg

I’ve been looking online for a good resource that has a calculator that...

3 108 days ago
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Home Improvement Loan Options

128 days ago by carolinamanore

I am planning to remodel my home and looking towards financing options. Can a...

2 121 days ago
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Help! Need an idea for broken window crank/casing...

732 days ago by DavesYard

Hey guys, I have a crank-style window that is broken and was wondering if ...

7 125 days ago
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Garage Door Repair Service Locations

283 days ago by stephenandy

US Garage Door Service is a garage door repair, sale and installation company...

1 129 days ago
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Home Inspection Books

871 days ago by BentheViking

I am hoping to buy a house in the next few months and want to have a bit bett...

7 172 days ago
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Water in well electric conduit

414 days ago by BrownsFan

I live in Indiana. We purchased a home last October.. it was built in 1995. ...

6 185 days ago
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Need a Good Electrician

301 days ago by carolinamanore

I am in the process of purchasing a home and it will require a full rewire, w...

3 185 days ago
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sill plate for new garage

1954 days ago by sikrap

Howdy, I’m tearing down my garage to put up a new one. I will have to p...

3 185 days ago
View JamesMe's profile

How is the best carpentry courses online ?

289 days ago by JamesMe

Who is the best woodworking course ? where can I learn online about the wood ...

2 185 days ago
View Truefire's profile

EZ Flow septic system drain pipes and Homeowner notification

274 days ago by Truefire

I understand that many of the newer septic system drainfields for residen...

2 269 days ago
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Bangalore as investor’s pride

288 days ago by JackMobi

Famed for its gardens, Bangalore has some of the most beautiful landscaped pr...

0 288 days ago
View Bill's profile

Building Tiny Houses

1994 days ago by Bill

I found a web site a few months ago for the Tumbleweed Tiny House Company. I...

17 291 days ago
View PASs's profile

Codes, where are they

309 days ago by PASs

Looking for the American Concrete Institiute (ACI) 318.It is referred to in t...

1 309 days ago
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Where to find online listing of Contractors/Builders

1958 days ago by pinkfloydpuffer

We are a new company that manufactures solar systems. We are looking for Cont...

2 314 days ago
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How to Clean Grout Between Tiles

343 days ago by James Nithan

I recently shifted to new home and the grout between tiles turned black. What...

3 315 days ago
View BillyJ's profile

Not that it matters much, but, do you think...

1138 days ago by BillyJ

Let me start off with a disclaimer – I AM NOT A FULL-TIME PROFESSIONAL....

8 324 days ago
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Roof Condensation, Shop Insulation question

900 days ago by SteveKorz

Hey All, I am in the middle of redesigning my shop. I’m drawing out the el...

2 325 days ago
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Insulating a SHED ???

1602 days ago by rcp612

Do to my recent downsizing, I now have an 8’ X 12’ shed to transf...

9 326 days ago
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Water meter box full of water. Anyone had this happen to them?

1115 days ago by juicegoose

I’ve noticed that my water meter box is full of water. Down here in the...

4 332 days ago
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Treehouse / deck - right size posts and joists

490 days ago by gbarron1

I’m building a free standing treehouse out of mostly recycled lumber from a d...

4 335 days ago

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