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Wainscoting Made From Drywall Panels Looks Just Like Wood May. 20, 2021

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Dear James: We think wainscoting would look good in our dining room. We have extra drywall here from... Read More

Make Sure Concrete Is Properly Poured to Minimize Cracks Apr. 08, 2021

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Dear James: I am having a new house built in an area where others have had many cracks in the concre... Read More

Is It Better To Rent or Buy Drywall Hanging Tools/Equipment? Mar. 18, 2021

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Dear James: Much of the drywall in my house is uneven and needs to be replaced. I plan to hang the d... Read More

Consider What Might Be Needed Years From Now When Planning Wiring May. 07, 2020

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Dear James: We have computer and electronic cables everywhere. When we build our new house, how shou... Read More

Install a Bathroom Pedestal Sink Yourself Dec. 13, 2018

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Dear James: I want to remodel my bathroom, but I can only afford to do it in stages. I think install... Read More

Install Drywall Over Old Paneling Nov. 01, 2018

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Dear James: My house has old paneling with vertical grooves, and I want to cover it with drywall and... Read More

Eliminate Drywall Shadow Lines on Walls Jan. 26, 2017

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Dear James: I am remodeling two rooms. I hung and finished drywall in one room, but there are shadow... Read More

Typical Drywall Mistakes When Finishing a Room Nov. 24, 2016

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Dear James: I am converting my garage into a playroom. I watched videos on how to hang drywall, but ... Read More

Apply Drywall Joint Tape and Compound Properly Jan. 28, 2016

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Dear James: I am ready to put up drywall in an at-home office for my business. I have put up drywall... Read More

Dignity in the Face of Disease Oct. 24, 2015

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Dear Annie: I'm the baby of seven. Two siblings died several years ago, and last May, my eldest sist... Read More

Retape the Inside Corners in My Bedroom Nov. 28, 2013

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Dear Pat: I am handy with projects and I can even tape drywall joints pretty well. I am having a pro... Read More