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Contractor Tips: How to Install Tile Flawlessly
"A flat wood or metal board used to level mortar or concrete before it driesGrout:... separate good installs from great installs. Remember, tile is for the long haul. These tips... that your installation looks great and stands the test of time. Lingo to know: Thinset:... ft of flooring. I was called a month later after the installer did everything possible... set a floor does not qualify a tile installer to do backsplashes and tille / shower..."
Contractor Tips: How to Choose and Install Windows
"Strips of wood that divide the sash into smaller sections of glass, which are called... Proper installation cannot be stressed enough. Be sure that your architect has all... window installation, including head, sill, and jamb details that accurately depict... should be installed. To take it a step further, or back, window placement should always... windows are installed at the same height from the ceiling! Didn't catch this when we built..."
Spring Patio Fix-Ups: Install an Outdoor Fireplace or Fire Pit
"rustic wood fire pit, or relaxing with a glass of wine in the evening in front of... elements of wood and stone. Beautiful, High Camp Home - we spy La Lune Collection chairs... would be wood burning and a full chimney. Not a fire pit. Thanks! Our fire put works... about installing an outdoor fire pit in your backyard for several reasons. Check... Metro to install a fireplace or fire pit on a new or existing patio, we would be happy..."
How to Install a Toilet in an Hour
Putting a new commode in a bathroom or powder room yourself saves plumber fees, and it's less scary than you might expect
"way to install a toilet. He was gracious enough to let me photograph him while he... he installed a toilet recently, and he shared a few secrets that can make the job a... rotted my floor requiring the floor to be replaced. Hi jojosail, Even if it was not... post on installing a wall-hung toilet, please? on a tile floor which is bound to cause... over the floor and a sprained lower back. You left out some steps. STEP 1.1 - : Put..."
How to Install Energy-Efficient Windows
Learn what Energy Star ratings mean, what special license your contractor should have, whether permits are required and more
"replace the wood sub-floor in his home. I've never had a pipe leak on me. No one is going... growth wood) preserve the original design and character of the building - something... my 8' wood privacy fence because I needed it level for my sanity (and yes, they screwed... iency wood/fiberglass windows all the way through a home often costs a considerable... ceiling and floors are more of an energy factor than are windows and walls .... unless..."
Ready to Install a Chandelier? Here's How to Get It Done
"above the floor/table guideline? I would like some input about hanging my chandelier... over a wood table, depending on the size of your table if its square or rectangle... addition to installation instructions. WARNING! Not all assembly instructions and in... you must install an appropriate support system." Whadya mean by "you" and "appropriate"... finished installation: Some very good advice here . I hired a General Contractor for..."
DIY: How to Install a Door
Homeowners who aren't afraid of nail guns can tackle their own pre-hung door project in a couple of hours
"Installing a door used to be a very challenging project, attempted by only the most... casing is installed and in most cases the doorknob hole has already been drilled. Essentially... the door installation for you. If you follow these steps, a homeowner who's good with... gun) can install a new door in less time than you'd think. Time: Around 2 hours for... overall if installed properly. also note to all the split jam installers, make sure to..."
Ranch House Remodel: Installing the Interior Finishes
Renovation Diary, Part 5: Check in on a Florida remodel as the bamboo flooring is laid, the bathroom tiles are set and more
"bamboo flooring is laid, the bathroom tiles are set and more... the last installment of our Florida ranch house renovation diary, the interior construction... walls, installing new electrical devices, relocating plumbing lines for the new fixture... in, we installed all-new drywall throughout. Once the drywall was up and primed,... repeatedly see floors installed very early in the finish construction on TV and in web sites..."
How to Install a Wood Fence
Gain privacy and separate areas with one of the most economical fencing choices: stained, painted or untreated wood
"privacy. A wood fence is a versatile choice, offering picket pageantry and modern styling... expensive than wood? Can you,please,tell me what kind of wood did you use and size of the... when the wood moves. @marklyurkiw Copper based treatments are fairly standard wood... a nice wood picket fence. One neighboring side of my property is PVC fencing that... maintain a wood fence properly and over time, the cost of the PVC is cheaper. Luckily..."
Walk Through a Granite Countertop Installation — Showroom to Finish
"granite installation and how to maximize your investment... Installing granite in your kitchen or bathroom is one of the best investments you... choosing and installing granite can be very confusing and misleading. I've done a lot of... granite installations and have learned how the process should work. Follow along here... cabinets and wood floor. I don't recommend my method though! What is the best way to remove..."
Finishing Touches: Pro Tricks for Installing Fixtures in Your Tile
Cracked tile, broken drill bits and sloppy-looking fixture installations? Not when you follow these pro tips
"fixture installations? Not when you follow these pro tips... fixtures are installed centered on a tile instead of on a grout joint. However, this involves... technique for wood boring as well. Make the hole too small? (think of a doorknob hole), just... at the floor, ceiling, windows, Shampoo niche and recessed T.V. it also required the... failed installation. The more I work with Houzz on "Baby Steps" or "Fine detail"..."
Contractor Tips: Countertop Installation from Start to Finish
"countertop installation is preparation — and installing a countertop involves a lot more... Before your installer shows up to template, all cabinets must be permanently installed... Counter installation is one of the last things to happen in your kitchen or bath renovation... template and install. Below you'll find information you'll need to be prepared with on... counters are installed. More: How to Remodel Your Kitchen..."
Contractor Tips: Choosing and Installing Doors
Picking a door involves more than just visual appeal. Here's what you need to know to make sure your doors and hardware last
"pick and install one that will make the cut. Below, find tips to help you select the... growth wood. where do I find hardware for barn door installation? Closet doors We... out the wood panel.More Contractor Tips:Countertop Installation From Start to FinishHow... to the floor will not allow enough fresh air to enter the space. Undercut doors by... solid wood-paneled door, consider replacing one or more of the panels with frosted..."
How to Install a Tile Backsplash
If you've got a steady hand, a few easy-to-find supplies and patience, you can install a tile backsplash in a kitchen or bathroom
"you can install a tile backsplash in a kitchen or bathroom... laying floor tile or doing a tub surround then absolutely backerboard is a must. curlee... meant for flooring , it has about a 4 inch blade and extremely sharp. At a slight angle... tile a floor later wear safety glasses! use the guide or another tile and a tarp under... shower floor etc 1/4' v notch trowel- this would be used for small , say up to 8'... much. A floor is in my future. Nothing like a 1900 house to keep me busy! Happy Th..."
Should You Install a Urinal at Home?
Wall-mounted pit stops are handy in more than just man caves — and they can look better than you might think
"to the floor. The walls and floor were tile and there was a drain in the floor.... off the floor I'm laughing so hard! Gross to say, but once a man explained to me why... those floor based urinals would be awful, even if trying to hit the back of it.... about the floor based ones, Jean. The one in my friend's house was the shape of the black... off the floor, as the men are tall. I can see the practicality of them... but I don't..."