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  1. General DIY Discussions
    Please suggest some DIY ideas for my home improvement which are cheap and easy in nature.
  2. Interior Decorating
    Recently, we found some vases made from "acrylic" material. It's always better to know experience from you guys. Personally, I like the multi-design, lightweight, portable, and affordable than the traditional metal or porcelain vase. On the other side, the quality might not be the same as...
  3. Building & Construction
    Hi, There is unknown blocked area in one corner of my home from basement to top. The size is 36" X 61" , seems nothing related to the home, just few electric socket on its wall. What it can be? Thanks for help. Adam
  4. Kitchen & Bath Remodeling
    Hello Everyone, I was thinking of installing bar cabinet in my home and decided to ask here if any of you designed and installed on your own OR took help from other company who sell bar cabinets online. If you have installed home bar cabinets, would love to see some picture of yours. Thanks!
  5. Interior Decorating
    If you are planning to renovate your home after the years of use or you, have just built a new house. You must have to consider the eye-catching home interior design in order to make your home design prominent among the others. Like other home constructions and projects, the home design projects...
  6. New Member Introductions
    Hey all :smile:, A new member from New York City. I wanted to join this forum as I love to share things and passionate about helping small businesses grow. I am an innovator and leader in the home design and restoration. I'm really happy to join this forum. Thanks for accepting me. Thanks :smile:
  7. Building & Construction
    Hi all, Looking for some advice on whether the following project would be within a reasonable price range. My wife and I are looking at buying an abandoned church in West Virginia. We'd like to rehab the existing church (784sq feet) and use this as a living room and kitchen space, then add on...
  8. New Member Introductions
    Greetings fellow DIY-ers. Here to learn more about how I can improve my home.:smile:
  9. General DIY Discussions
    Hi! How are you? DIY is very important thing for me because it help me to develop my, and not only mine, creativity! I love doing some stuffs by myself that are good to decorate my home on plenty occassions, but I like also some practical things like aquaponic system, garden stuffs etc. I am...
  10. Appliances
    On the off chance that you utilize both apparatuses in the meantime a 70 watt converter won't work. The aggregate wattage of the apparatuses you list is 95 W, or watts. On the off chance that you attempt to control both in the meantime on a 70 watt converter the converter will be harmed. You...
  11. Building & Construction
    I'm trying to find out how much weight a stud can hold. The studs are 2x4 correctly built into my home (or so i hope...) Assuming the mounted objects are mounted to the the stud with a mount that has the height to width ration correct and equal to the weight and directional pull of the object...
  12. General DIY Discussions
    How to do home repairs on a budget if anyone know about it please let me know.
  13. Building & Construction
    Greetings all! I recently ran across this YouTube video: It got me thinking about the potential to use a similar design for my father in law who's house is sorely in need of a wheelchair lift to the second floor of his home. Some things of note - first, I'm only in the thinking phase...
  14. Pest Control
    Hi everyone, I am new to this and about to be a new home owner. I realize this is a DIY Chat and this isn't exactly a DIY problem but I really need some advice from someone on what to do. My wife and I are building a house in Spokane through a company in the area. They buy lots, give specific...
  15. Roofing/Siding
    Hello Everyone, Please help us! The Link below is a video of our 3,000 Sq. Ft. wood siding home that we have entered into a siding contest for a 100k Home Make Over. Please click "Love it" if you like the video and want to support us. Whether we win or not we will replace all the siding and...
  16. Blog
    Walls are the biggest surface location in a space. Like a giant canvas, they provide you the innovative freedom to fashion whatever type of area you want. You could make your walls subdued, you may stand out. The very first thing you've got to understand about walls would be the fact that...
  17. New Member Introductions
    Hello, My name is Beth Nenniger. I studied Architecture at the University of Waterloo. I'm currently renovating my house and working on a renovation design software. Beth:laughing:
  18. Painting
    Hello all, I recently posted on advice of an inexpensive exterior house painting and was told tk do it myself. I just need help on what steps I need to take to be successful. This is a trade I know nothing about. 1) I assume removal of the old paint is required. Whats better to do, sand or...
  19. Plumbing
    Hello I'm new here and new to plumbing so go easy on me... I just moved into a trailer for no-rent as long as I do the work on it myself. I am doubtful most of the plumbing is up to code. My kitchen sink will not drain. After several hours the standing water in the sink will eventually go...
  20. Electrical
    I am looking to educate myself on what's involved with upgrading my home service from 200A to at least 400A (I live in the US) to run some very power hungry computer equipment. By my basic calculations, I am currently pulling 170+ amps continually (total watts are over 16,000). Some questions...
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