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How to properly prep for new backsplash?

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Hello! I am installing a new backsplash in our kitchen. I've done it twice before but both times required minimal wall prep  ... read more »

Replacing broken tiles on front of house

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Hello your advice please... I live in a 1970's house when hanging tiles on the front of a house was all the rage! As you  ... read more »

Fitting a rad

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I need to fit a new rad. The wall I'm fitting it to is brick wall. With 12mm plasterboard and 10mm tiles. Is it best to drill  ... read more »

Interior 10' swirled mansard ceiling. Reappearing cracks due to temperature changes.

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When the room gets warm a small crack appears at the joint between the flat ceiling and the the ceiling pieces that slope  ... read more »

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drywall problems in new house

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Hi We just bought a new house in Waterloo and noticed a few problems in the drywall. I understand drywall will never  ... read more »

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Stain on pine wall

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So my kids drew on my pine tongue and groove wall with crayon and pen so I made a baking soda paste to get it off. It got  ... read more »

what causes garage ceiling sheetrock sagging other than roof leaks

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trying to fix shelves to plasterboard wall, but for some reason they don't hold

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should i prime the new drywall before i tile

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Should I prime the new drywall before I install tile?  ... read more »

Remove polystyrene from behind wallpaper

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I need to remove polystyrene from the wall under old wallpaper how do i get it off ?  ... read more »

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water seepage through wall near windows

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it takes about every 8 months for this to happen to two windows in a bedroom and one window in the guest room which is on  ... read more »

how does one patch up a wall from which a medicine cabinet has been removed

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We are in the process of replacing a 22"x16" inset medicine cabinet with a mirror; I wish to patch and paint the  ... read more »

Can I add more grout after it is dry to make it smoother looking?

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Looking at buying old farm house 1860 in halifax West Yorkshire. Is using foam

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Is. Using foam backed plaster boards a good idea and could this cause problems  ... read more »

which is better for setting 12x18 porcelain tile on a shower wall; ready mix or

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I am trying to set 12x18 porcelain tile in a shower. What type of thin set is best and sets fastest?  ... read more »

installing plastic brick molding

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can you mudd sheetrock when it is raining?

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do wallmounts for tv's leave big marks ?

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we bought new wallpapper and can't get it to stick to the wall what can we do

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we have paneling and we can't get our wall papper to stick what can we do any one have suggestions help help help  ... read more »

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