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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Avoid Design Errors When Building a Home Jun 20, 2019

Dear James: We are doing the basic design of our new house. We want to make sure it is perfect witho... Read More

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Repair Potholes in an Asphalt Driveway Yourself Jun 13, 2019

Dear James: My asphalt driveway need some serious repairs. There are several potholes and dents in i... Read More

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Design a Mudroom for Your Garage or Back Door Jun 06, 2019

Dear James: We are designing a new house. We have two children and think a mudroom between the garag... Read More

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Tile a Kitchen Countertop Backsplash May 30, 2019

Dear James: The area of the wall behind the countertop always gets messy, and the paint gets stained... Read More