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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Replace Your Old Kitchen Countertops with Solid Surface Ones Sep 20, 2018

Dear James: My old kitchen countertops are scratched and discolored. I want to replace them with new... Read More

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Install the Proper Type of Vapor Barrier Sep 13, 2018

Dear James: I am having a house built partially on a slab and on a crawl space. Is it necessary to i... Read More

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Install Track Lights on the Ceiling for Better Lighting Sep 06, 2018

Dear James: I have some recessed lights in my living room ceiling. I would like to replace them with... Read More

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How to Properly Install a Leak-Free Roof Aug 30, 2018

Dear James: I am doing a major room addition to my house. In my past two houses, the shingle roofs l... Read More