How To Pour A New Concrete Slab Over An Older Damage Slab

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    A friend asks about their garage floor that they are using as an exercise room and is wondering what is the best method they can use to level the floor with a new slab placed on top of it. The existing job was performed maybe 40 years ago along with deterioration there are many cracks and unlevel areas. They are also wondering about a smooth vs brushed finish for the floor. They have talked with …

    How To Find The Best Place To Rent or Own

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      A lot of people ask me this question and I always have this one saying I tell them when they ask how to find the best place to live.

      No matter where you live there is always a better place that costs less and has more features than where you’re living now.

      And for the most part this is always going to be a true statement. No matter where you live because things change. Your neighborhood could …

      How To Fix A Dangerous Problem of an Oil Heater and Wood Stove Sharing a Chimney

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        In this how to a friend is asking about a problem they are having with their oil heater however the problem is much worse than they really understand. The situation is that they live in a home with Oil Heat and over the past few years the cost of Oil has been astronomical. To the point that some people replace their oil heaters with gas heat if available and others end up replacing older oil …

        How To Removing Linoleum Tile From Wood

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          A friend that is remodeling their kitchen wants to remove their old linoleum flooring from wood wood floor that is under it. At that point they will make a decision if the wood floor is worth saving or if they will need to go with something else.

          Unfortunately removing old linoleum can be a difficult task because the tar based mastic that was used to attach it to the substraight many years ago is a really …

          How To Considering Building a Dog Door into Exterior Wall

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            One of our friends asks about building a dog door on an exterior wall. They live in a suburban community and have a medium sized dog. Their rear yard is fenced in and they are considering a dog door to allow the dog more freedom.

            They are asking if it is a bad idea or a really bad idea to put a dog door in an existing wall.

            Most of the time dog doors are cut into …

            How To What You Need To Know Before You Consider Van Dwelling

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              In this How To we will look at some of the things you need to know before you jump into living in a converted van. This has become a popular option for many people and it is more likely that people in your area are doing this if the rents are high but there is also a good availability of jobs.

              This is really the trade off many people choose van dwelling as a conscious decision …