Here's How

Here's How

Here's How

Columnist James Dulley answers readers' questions about building, remodeling or home-maintenance problems that range from paving a driveway to painting over wallpaper. Each column is accompanied by the related "Home How-To" graphic.

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Jazz Up the Garage and Create More Storage Apr 18, 2019

Dear James: I am recently divorced. Now, with my husband gone, I can finally clean up the garage and... Read More

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When to Use Dye or Stain to Finish Natural Wood Apr 11, 2019

Dear James: I am planning to build some natural wood cabinets for my living room. I am trying to det... Read More

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Many Attractive Do-It-Yourself Patio Materials Apr 04, 2019

Dear James: I have a deck in the backyard, but I would also like to build a patio on a level area ad... Read More

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Build a House With Universal Design for All Ages Mar 28, 2019

Dear James: My husband and I are in our 50s. We want to build a house which we can stay in as we age... Read More