common home problems
Do It Yourself Projects
Ship Lap Planks
Unbalanced Heat, Hot Water or Hot Air
Drip drip drip, now what?
Construction Claim Requirements
Christmas Household Safety Tips
LED Christmas Lights Safety Checklist
New Construction Walkthrough Considerations
Mold Forming in Air Conditioning Vents
Can I file a lien for the balance of the contract not paid?
Renovation allowances and builders
Best Way to Add Air Conditioning to Split Level House?
How to Cover Glass Walls?
Is Block and Plank construction considered Fire Resistive construction?
Bifold Closet Doors Protrude Too Much
No Insulation Below Flat Roof
Building & Road Construction Validation
How to Fix Squeaky Floor Joints?
Molding for Railing Sill
Drywall compound over oil based paint
2×8 vs 2×10 Floor Joists for Single Story Home
Mafia Blocks for a Retaining Wall
Home Siding Basics
How to Manage Unvented Bathrooms
Residential Shingle Roofing
How Do Toilets Work?
Mold in Air Conditioning Units
Baby Proofing Your House Checklist
Under Porch / Deck Storage Shed Ideas
Water Won’t Drain in My Sink, Bathtub, or Shower
Pegboard Use in the Home
Difficult Screw Removal
Household Odors & the Use of Activated Charcoal
Yearly Maintenance & Repair Budgets for Homeowners
Common HVAC Problems
How to Remove a Portion of an Exterior Wall
Get Rid of Mold Smell with Activated Charcoal
Understanding How Thermostats Work
The electrical circuit breaker keeps tripping
Door Refuses to Shut and Latch
Toilet is Always Running
Stop Cold Air From Getting In Your House
Electric Circuit Panel Identification
Water Shutoff Valve in the Home
Why does a tile floor crack?
Adding a Second Floor to Your Home
Garage door will not open, now what?
Shade, blinds and curtain rod installation
Bad Soil, Now what ?
Options for Installing Security Lighting
What to Do About a Loose Handrail?
How to Clean Your Dryer Vent
I Found Mold Growth – What Should I Do?
List of Fun Backyard Ideas for Kids
Burnt Electrical Outlet – What Should I Do Now?
I Have Hornets – What Should I Do Now?
I Have Mice & Rats – What Should I Do?
Cutting Trees Around the House
Mold growth during structural framing
How to Inspect and Reinforce Decks
Sound Insulation and Transmission
What are Ice Dams?
What is Energy Star?
Water Sources and Water Testing: what should be included?
How to Fix Peeling Paint
Fixing Cracked Tile
Peeling Paint: Why does PAINT PEEL?
How to Inspect for Water Damage Repair
Home Inspections / Key elements
Cracked trim boards / interior and exterior
What is Water Damage?
Convert Sliding Door to Pocket Door
How to Fix Broken Stair Treads
Cracks in the ceiling or walls of your home
Construction Scheduling / Fact or Fiction?
How to Find a Good Real Estate Deal
Sheetrock & Drywall Repair
How to Do Driveway Repair: Cracks & Sealants
Glass plates or dishes stuck together / now what
Construction Software Tips
Winterizing My Home
Hurricane Rebuilding Tips
Kitchen Floor Water Leaks
How to Replace Your Toilet?
How to Replace an Electrical Wall Switch
How to Clean Your Gutters and Leaders
How to Replace an Electrical Outlet
Construction Insurance for Homeowners
How Find a Stud Without a Stud Finder
Recommended Homeowner Tools
Dont Be Intimidated by Your Contractor
How to Use a Power / Pressure Washer
How to Tidy Up Your Kitchen
How to Tidy Up Your Bathroom
How to Snake Your Drain