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Doug T.
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8 votes
7 answers
121k views

How can I seal the large gap around my fireplace in a way that is safe and prevents air inflows?

6 votes
9 answers
86k views

What is the best way to remove and prevent leaf stains on concrete pavers?

3 votes
5 answers
76k views

Latex paint dried and thickened, can I still use it for a touch up?

46 votes
7 answers
50k views

Why are there so many different types of screws (phillps/flat/hex/star/etc)?

4 votes
3 answers
24k views

Rust spots on water heater -- time to replace?

7 votes
3 answers
10k views

Is there any reason to be wary of vinyl windows?

6 votes
2 answers
6k views

How to best keep floor vent by shower dry/mold free?

1 vote
1 answer
5k views

What are the steps to troubleshoot no hot water coming out of just one faucet?

3 votes
2 answers
4k views

Washing vinyl siding -- hard to reach high up places?

4 votes
1 answer
3k views

Fishing wire through exterior wall -- what problems am I likely to encounter?

0 votes
2 answers
3k views

When is a variable-speed compressor HVAC unit worth the cost?

9 votes
2 answers
3k views

Do I need an electrician to install a whole house surge protector?

7 votes
7 answers
3k views

Best review sites/web resources for finding a contractor?

3 votes
2 answers
2k views

Fiberglass reinforced vinyl windows -- better/worse/same as being reinforced with aluminum/steel?

3 votes
3 answers
2k views

Is it normal to install (pvc) decking like hardwood flooring?

5 votes
2 answers
2k views

Where can I find fireproof caulk backer?

2 votes
2 answers
2k views

Where is the best place to store firewood outdoors relative to your house?

3 votes
3 answers
1k views

Should I shovel snow off my vinyl deck?

4 votes
2 answers
744 views

Got too aggressive with steel wool on pavers, how can I make this look right?

6 votes
1 answer
587 views

How do I eliminate and prevent future stink bug infestations?

1 vote
1 answer
502 views

Is clorox outdoor + jomax safe on vinyl decking?

1 vote
3 answers
356 views

Could home phone wiring cause a one-sided phone call (where I can hear them but they can't hear me)?

4 votes
3 answers
125 views

What outdoor materials can be damaged by by ice?