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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Add Ceramic Tile to Jazz Up Your Bathroom Feb 22, 2018

Dear James: We built our house on a tight budget years ago. Now that I am divorced, I would like to ... Read More

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Properly Paint Exterior Trim Feb 15, 2018

Dear James: It has been just two years since I last painted the exterior trim and the paint is peeli... Read More

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Photograph to Document Feb 08, 2018

Dear James: The contractor is just getting started building my house. I want to make sure my house i... Read More

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An Attractive Deck Can Be Built at Ground Level Feb 01, 2018

Dear James: I am planning some landscaping, which will include a deck. My backyard is level, so the ... Read More